Cybersecurity Engineer at Serco (Washington DC)

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Position Description

Cybersecurity Engineer

If you love high profile and challenging programing projects supporting the Department of the Navy - Serco has a great opportunity for you! This cybersecurity position will be on a dynamic team, programing ship systems at our Washington, DC location. Bring your expertise and collaborative skills to make an impact towards our national security homeland defense.

Serco supports the Navy in the acquisition of new technology used to defend our nation. Our team provides cybersecurity program management support; cybersecurity system engineering and development support; and cybersecurity scan and assessment team support. This includes programs supporting all facets of Navy acquisition including platforms and systems.

You will be part of a five-to-seven-member team that works closely with the customer and other Serco teams to deliver quality systems. Glen Sturtz leads this team with over 30 years' experience and is a military veteran. The team has been supporting Cybersecurity Engineering for over 10 years and has been recognized by both the Navy and DHS for their outstanding contributions.

In this role, you will:
  • Prepare and deliver a System Security Plan (SSP).
  • Support cybersecurity technical reviews of Temporary Alterations (TEMPALTS), Ship Alterations (SHIPALTS), Ship Alteration Record (SAR), and Engineering Change Instructions (ECI).
  • Develop, recommend, implement, monitor, update, and maintain Cybersecurity practices, procedures, equipment, algorithms, and hardware used to execute tasking in this contract.
  • Support data protection and segregation of data at different security classifications, assist to integrate CYBERSAFE methodologies onto current platforms, and support providing guidance following Vulnerability Assessments for platform specific Information Assurance (IA) requirements.
  • Assist in the development of the RMF accreditation packages using current DoD Instruction 8510.01 accreditation methods, to include the System Authorization Boundary, Hardware/Software/Firmware list, Dataflow Diagram, Security Plan, POA&M, System Categorization, Enterprise Reporting RMF Scorecard, System Level Continuous Monitoring (SLCM) Strategy, Risk Assessment Report (RAR), Security Assessment Plan (SAP), and Security Assessment Report (SAR).
  • Provide Cybersecurity governance and policy support for Cybersecurity strategies aligned with business goals and objectives
  • Provide Assessment and Authorization (A&A) support services.


To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Cybersecurity, Information Technology, or related discipline and a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience.
  • A Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), or IAM/IAT level I or II certification.
  • Navy Validator Certificate level I or II from Navy Certification Authority, or equivalent is required at time of performance.
  • A current Top Secret clearance is required AND must be maintained.
  • Familiarity with MS-Office software to include MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access, and MS Power Point.
  • Proficiency in technical writing.

If you are interested in supporting and working with our military and sailors and a passionate Serco team- then submit your application now for immediate consideration. It only takes a few minutes and could change your career!

Company Overview

Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco Americas has over 9,000 employees and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset - we listen, respect and support them throughout their career at Serco. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying our workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).

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If you require an accommodation with the application process please email: [email protected] or call the HR Service Desk at 800-628-6458, option 1. Please note, due to EEOC/OFCCP compliance, Serco is unable to accept resumes by email.

Serco does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies without being a contracted approved vendor. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Serco and will not be obligated to pay a placement or contract fee. If you are interested in becoming an approved vendor at Serco, please email [email protected]

COVID-19 Regulations: Serco complies with all applicable COVID-19 requirements. This may require employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19, provide attestations regarding vaccination status and/or COVID-19 testing, or satisfy other conditions of employment that Serco deems appropriate, and employees may be required to show proof of vaccination and/or negative COVID-19 test results as a condition of employment (except in limited circumstances where an employee is legally entitled to an accommodation).
More Information on Serco
Serco operates in the Healthtech industry. The company is located in Reston, VA. Serco was founded in 1988. It has 28774 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Dental Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits, Paid Holidays, Paid Sick Days, Job Training & Conferences. To see all 102 open jobs at Serco, click here.
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