Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Huntsville, Alabama
United States
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
Job Title:
Cyber Engineer

Cyber Engineer


Cyber Engineer


Tracking Code2887-987Job Description

Founded in 1980, COLSA Corporation’s team of engineers, analysts and professionals across the US provide government and commercial customers with the latest and most sophisticated engineering, programmatic, and information technology services.

Centered at the core of its values, COLSA knows its people are its most valuable resource.  In addition to receiving a competitive compensation package, our employees enjoy offerings such as flexible work schedules, paid time off, benefits that begin on the date of hire, recognition programs, tuition and certification assistance, and immediate vesting in our matching 401(k) plan. Our WE CARE Wellness program provides support and initiatives to empower employees and their families to live healthy, balanced lives and our Association of COLSA  Employees (ACE) provides a fun way for employees and their families to come together in times of both celebration and need. We invite you to connect your talents with opportunity, and be a part of our “Family of Professionals,” in supporting cutting-edge initiatives!

General Summary

Under general direction, assists and may perform design, testing, operations and implementation of state-of-the-art secure operating systems, networks, and database products.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities (*Essential functions)

  • Involved in the design, development, testing, and implementation of cyber applications, secure operating systems, networks, and database products. *
  • Conducts risk assessments and makes security improvement recommendations.*
  • Assists with wide range of Cyber security issues including architectures, firewalls, electronic data traffic, and network access and reviews and recommends changes.*
  • Performs analyses of total system product to include concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal. *
  • Implements encryption, penetration testing, and vulnerability analysis of various security technologies.*
  • Involved in the integration of architectural features into existing infrastructures.
  • May be involved with developing cloud computing and mobile devices application security products.
  • Perform vulnerability scans of classified and unclassified information systems
  • Research and provide security recommendations of operational and development environments
  • Assess current security status to determine compliance with Risk Management Framework authorizations and customer directives
  • Deploy and manage security solutions such as ACAS, HBSS, and Multi-Factor Authentication
Required Skills

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Required Experience

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent; advanced degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 4 to 10 years work related experience.
  • Knowledge of cyber security policy and tools, threat mitigation, network topologies, intrusion detection, PKI, and secured networks is preferred.
  • Ability to clearly present and communicate technical approaches and findings.
  • Active DoD Secret Security Clearance Required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • ACAS experience
  • Security + CE Certification
  • Advanced certification such as Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • UNIX/Linux experience

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. COLSA Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

Job LocationHuntsville, Alabama, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular


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