• Location: DC Area, District Of Columbia
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #1249

Job Title: Senior Cyber Security Engineer
Location: DC (Currently remote due to COVID, willing to return on-site)
Clearance: US Citizen able to obtain a Public Trust


FalconTek is a rapidly growing IT modernization and integration company. Our employees are excited about the work that we do. We deliver and customize leading-edge agile solutions, services and products to mission critical organizations, primarily federal government agencies.


We are currently hiring a Senior Cyber Security Engineer to support our customer located in Washington, DC (Currently remote due to Covid-19). Please review the requirements below and if you would like to be considered, we encourage you to apply!


Position overview:

Supporting our customer in Washington, DC the selected candidate will serve as a senior expert and reviewer responsible for ensuring all cybersecurity requirements, processes and standards are followed.


Provide evaluations in the form of technical guidance, white papers, and strategy briefs on Cyber Security tools, network topologies, continuous monitoring, Public Key infrastructure (PKI), mobile and local area networks. 


Work with and/or manage a team of cyber professionals on the review and development of cybersecurity documentation to support Authority to Operate (ATO) and Authority to Connect (ATC) to the federal enclave.


Must be able to take ownership of a cyber problem, resolve it, and present it to senior leadership.


  • 10+ years of professional work experience
  • Extensive IT experience in all aspects of Cyber Security with a vast array of IT systems involving end user as well as enterprise level networks.
  • Experience in designing and implementing systems that meet agency Cyber Security policy and regulations.  
  • Extensive experience in Cyber Security Tools, network topologies, intrusion detection, PKI, and secured networks.
  • An expert-level of knowledge in cybersecurity for federal agencies and/or the Department of Defense.
  • Master's Degree in computer science, electronics engineering or other engineering or technical discipline or an additional 10 years of experience may be substituted for degree requirements. 

Preferred Skills:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with EHR Systems
  • Demonstrated experience with eMASS
  • Experience with BioMedical Devices
  • Understanding of Medical Device security
  • Experience in the VA
  • Experience implementing Electronic Health Records

Other Requirements:

Must be fully vaccinated with the COVID vaccine unless you need a reasonable accommodation for religion or a health-related need.  


Employment Type: Full Time / Permanent


Working Conditions:

Business work hours are from Monday through Friday, (day shift) 40-hour week


Physical Requirements:

Employee needs to be able to sit at a workstation for extended periods; use hand(s) to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. Most positions require ability to work on desktop or laptop computer for extended periods of time reading, reviewing/analyzing information, and providing recommendations, summaries and/or reports in written format. Must be able to effectively communicate with others verbally and in writing. Employee may be required to occasionally lift and/or move moderate amounts of weight, typically less than 20 pounds. Regular and predictable attendance is essential.


Background Screening/Check/Investigation:

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


ADA: FalconTek will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.


EEO/AA: FalconTek does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, height, weight, or marital status in employment or the provision of services and is an equal access/equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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