Cybersecurity Network Engineer - 32534 in Hanscom Air Force Base, MA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 3/25/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Alion Science and Technology has a unique opportunity for a Cyber Security Engineer. The candidate will serve as an on-site Cybersecurity Network Engineer for Alion at Hanscom AFB located in Massachusetts.  Alion is a strategic partner with the USAF delivering expertise in the definition, development, integration, and deployment of Information Technology solutions.

Cyber Security Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Perform system engineer and architectural analysis of systems, conduct security impact analysis, conduct network performance assessments and provide recommendations for improving cyber security posture.
  • Assist and identify, develop, and incorporate artifacts found in RMF authorization package, e.g. system architecture and boundaries, hardware and software inventories, risk assessment reports, POA&Ms, data flows, COOP, PPSM accounting, and other necessary system, network, and application documentation.
  • Provide guidance on overall cybersecurity best practices influencing decisions, processes, and program objectives to leadership.

Degree and Years of Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in one of the following areas: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering,
  • A minimum of seven (7) years recent experience in the direct performance of a major program, project, or activity relating to Information Technology, Ethical Hacking, Cyber Security, and/or Information Assurance


  • Experience with the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) requirements, processes, and procedures.
  • Cyber Security or Cloud certifications.
  • Knowledge and experience identifying, assessing, and documenting compliance against applicable DoD security controls (technical, management, operational) within the RMF package.
  • Must have experience with Linux and Virtualization.

Security Clearance: Top Secret

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