Senior Cybersecurity Engineer – IT Audit (TS/SCI Minimum)

Chantilly, Va

Job Description

Synertex is seeking TS/SCI (minimum) Senior Cybersecurity Engineer for positions in Chantilly, Va to deploy Enterprise IT Audit solutions supporting Federated Audit Data Collection, Centralized Audit Data Storage, On-demand Audi Data Sharing, and Dynamic Audit Data Analysis


  • Engineers and deploys capabilities to provide new functionality, improve system performance/availability, and for generating efficiencies in the maintenance of the operational environment.
  • Provides Tier 2 maintenance support for deployed IT Audit technologies.
  • Identifies potential conflicts with implementation of IT Audit technologies within the enterprise and develops recommendations to remediate these conflicts.
  • Contributes to the completion of milestones associated with specific projects.
  • Supports Assessment and Authorization activities related to IT Audit technologies.
  • Manages and administers the updating of rules, signatures, and custom content for specialized CND applications and systems. 
  • Administers CND test beds and tests and evaluates new CND applications or tools, rules/signatures, access controls, and configurations of CND platforms. 
  • Identifies potential conflicts with implementation of any CND tools within the enterprise and develop recommendations to remediate these conflicts. 
  • Creates, maintains, and refines network traffic flow diagrams for the enterprise network which reflect the current state of all security applications. 
  • Provides subject matter expertise in creation, editing, and management of signatures, rules and filters for specialized network defense systems including but not limited to network and host-based IDS, IPS, firewall, web application firewall, proxy and SIEM systems.
  • Contributes to the completion of milestones associated with specific projects.  Provides solutions to a variety of complex technical problems.


  • Minimum Education: B.S. or relevant experience in related field and 5–7 years of related experience.  Experience shall be in a related security technology or discipline such as Identity and Access Management, Cybersecurity Operations, Cybersecurity Engineering, IT Security Audit, and Information Assurance.
  • IAT Level II (GSEC, Security+, SSCP, or CCNA-Security) certification