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3184 - Cloud Security Engineer

Hybrid / Hanover, Maryland
Full Scope Polygraph


You will be an integral part of a team of knowledgeable technologists responsible for helping to build a nationwide cloud presence within the DoD for unclassified software development, analysis, and hosting. This is a multi-faceted position requiring you to spend time working with commercial security tools, AWS services, and back-end resources, to efficiently improve automation, aid collaboration efforts between customers and engineers, and continuously improve the system’s security posture.


  • Experience performing automation using scripting languages such as Bash or PowerShell
  • Experience with development in Python, Go, or Node.js
  • Experience with cloud computing and virtualization platforms such as AWS, Azure, etc.
  • Experience working with infrastructure security tools/products such as Tenable, McAfee, Cylance, Security Onion, etc.
  • Experience with infrastructure configuration management tools such as SaltStack, Ansible, Chef, Puppet, etc.
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • 6 years infrastructure engineering experience, BS in Computer Science, IT, IS, or equivalent area of technical study (An additional 4 years of IT experience can substitute for a BS Degree, 6 years for a Master’s, and 8 for a Ph.D.).


  • Experience with cloud-based software-defined networking and networking security
  • Experience working with JSON or YAML to write Infrastructure as Code
  • Experience with dataflow management tools, such as Apache NiFi or fluentd
  • Experience with analytics tools such as ElasticSearch or Splunk


  • Full Scope Polygraph minimum