Cyber Security Engineer

Location: Arlington, VA
ApplyLogic is a fast-growing Veteran-Owned consulting firm, headquartered in Dunn Loring, VA. Our people are our greatest asset and our company culture is grounded on that belief. We offer challenging and interesting work in a friendly and supportive environment. We deliver best-in-class technical expertise to the Federal Government market through IT professional service contracts. 

We offer a competitive salary with a robust Fortune 500 type benefits package: employee assistance, employee adoption, 401K with match, medical, dental, vision, life, short-term and long-term disability, 15 paid time days off, 10 holidays, unlimited web-based training and up to $5K towards continuing education and/or professional development and more!
Founded in 2004, ApplyLogic is a Veteran Owned Small Business, ISO9001:2008 certified with over $7M annual revenues and 35 employees. Our growth has been recognized in the Washington Technology Fast 50 and the INC. 5000. We have an immediate Cyber Security Engineer position in Arlington, VA.

This position is for the night shift. The scheduled work hours are as followed:
  • Sun-Tue 7PM to 7AM & Every other Wednesday 7PM to 7AM or
  • Thur-Sat 7PM to 7AM & Every other Wednesday 7PM to 7AM

Job Description and Responsibilities:
  • Generates security incident tickets to address findings identified through scheduled audits, notifications from enterprise operations, and customer requests.
  • Perform root cause analysis of incident tickets, documents findings in tickets, escalate incidents as required, and performs all tasks to ensure tickets are closed timely with accurate information and proper resolution.
  • Performs daily health checks of security applications to ensure optimal functionality.
  • Performs audit of access control systems to ensure that security controls are effective and policies are met.
  • Performs general system administration of security applications
  • Develops solutions to technical problems of limited scope. 
  • Applies practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be obtained.  May make recommendations for improving processes.
  • Contributes to completion of technical tasks. Failure to achieve results can normally be overcome without serious effect on schedules and programs.
  • Work is performed under general supervision. Work requires independently determining course of action but is reviewed for adequacy and accuracy.
  • Contacts are primarily with immediate work team and management. Occasional interaction with other sections or groups.
  • 7+ years of experience in network, host, data and/or application security in multiple operating system environments
  • Experience working with internet, web, application and network security techniques
  • Experience working with relevant operating system security (Windows, Solaris, Linux, etc.)
  • Bachelor's degree
Desired Certifications:
  • SEC+ or CISSP Certification
  • ITILv3 certification
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Active Secret clearance
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ApplyLogic is an equal opportunity employer. The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy of ApplyLogic is to provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. ApplyLogic hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled. ApplyLogic believes that associates should be provided with a working environment which enables each associate to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.