• Location: Washington, District Of Columbia
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #815


FalconTek is seeking a Security Baseline Engineer to support The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).


Job Requirements:


Required Security Clearance: US Citizen with the ability to obtain a Public Trust


Qualifications Requirements:

  • Experience in working with the NIST 800 Special Publication series guidance for risk management and security control implementation, including 800-30,800-37, 800-53, 800-60, 800-63, 800-115, or 800-137
  • Experience with reviewing, developing, or customizing general security configuration baselines
  • Knowledge of the National Vulnerability Database (NVD) and Common Vulnerability Enumeration (CVE)
  • Ability to translate the low-level security baseline requirements into high-level FISMA and NIST requirements and client-specific security
  • Experience with one or more of the following technologies: Networking, including CISCO, Juniper, or Palo Alto, operating systems, including Windows Server, Redhat, or Linux, cloud services, including AWS, Azure, Salesforce, Okta, O365, or ServiceNow, or Mobile Technologies, including iOS or Xen Mobile
  • Experience with designing, building, and implementing automation tools, including Ansible, Chef, or Puppet
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code tools, including Cloud Formations or Terraform
  • Experience with container platforms, including OpenShift
  • Experience with chaos engineering and blue or green deployments
  • Experience with Serverless, including Lambda, API Gateway, Step Functions, and SAM
  • Experience with application performance analysis and monitoring, including ELK
  • Experience with an Agile release methodology


Required Education and Experience:

  • BA or BS degree, IT related, preferred
  • CCNA, MSCE, RHCSA, EBSA or ECSS Certification


Employment Type: Full Time / Permanent


Working Conditions:

Business work hours are normally set from Monday through Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm. Position is remote during COVID until operation procedures are back to normal, where the candidate will be onsite fulltime.


Physical Requirements:

• Sitting for extended periods of time


Background Screening/Check/Investigation:

Successful Completion of a Background Screening/Check/Investigation will/may be required as a condition of hire.


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