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Lead Cybersecurity Engineer

CoSolutions, Inc. is seeking a Lead Cybersecurity Engineer to manage all security-related processes for a ten-years System Integration and infrastructure development contract for the U.S. Navy in Norfolk, Virginia.


  • Cybersecurity is designed into system designs to prevent damage to, ensure protection of, and enable restoration of computers and electronic communications systems to ensure information availability, integrity, authentication, and confidentiality.
  • Assist with integrated, dynamic Cyberdefense, coordinate and maintain security toolsets to support organizations' continuous monitoring and ongoing authorization programs, establish a framework by which cyber risk can be measured and quantified in the marketplace.
  • Determines security requirements by evaluating System Requirements Specifications (SRS); researching information security standards; conducting system security and vulnerability analyses and risk assessments; studying architecture/platform; identifying integration issues; preparing cost estimates.
  • Implements security systems by specifying intrusion detection methodologies and equipment; directing equipment and software installation and calibration; preparing preventive and reactive measures; creating, transmitting, and maintaining keys; providing technical support; completing documentation.
  • Verifies security systems by developing and implementing test scripts.
  • Maintains security by monitoring and ensuring compliance to standards, policies, and procedures; conducting incident response analyses; developing and conducting training programs.
  • Responsible for the design, development, implementation, and integration of a DoD IT or Defense Business System architectures, systems, or system components for use within computing, network, and enclave environments.
  • Ensure that the architecture and design of development and operational systems are functional and secure.
  • Designs for program of record systems and special purpose processing nodes with platform IT interconnectivity.

Clearance: Secret
Education: Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science degree in an engineering discipline.
Certifications: CISSP or CISM

  • Minimum three (3) years of professional experience as a Lead Cybersecurity Engineer or Architect for a DoD IT or Defense Business System program.
  • Familiarity with Federal IT Security regulations and guidance such as NIST 800-53, NIST 800-37 and FIPS 199.
  • Demonstrated commitment to training, self-study and maintaining proficiency in the technical cyber security arena.
  • In-depth knowledge of architecture, engineering, and operations of at least one enterprise platform.
  • Knowledge of defense-in-depth principles, network/HW/SW security architecture, network topology, IT device integrity, and common security elements.

Physical Requirements: 

  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to walk to various locations as needed.
  • Ability to bend and navigate to perform assigned duties.
  • Ability to travel by all forms of transportation 30-50% of time.
  • Ability to lift light to moderate equipment as needed for job.
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Security Clearance:
Norfolk, Virginia
United States
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