Abile Headquarters

Cyber Security Engineer, Staff / Onboarding Engineer

Job Locations US-VA-Chantilly
Posted Date 5 days ago(5/29/2020 8:36 AM)
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Abile Group has an exciting and challenging opportunity for an Onboarding Engineer supporting an Intelligence Community Customer. 


The right candidate will possess the below skills and qualifications and be ready to handle all responsibilities independently and professionally.


  • Perform tasks and complete customer requests using the ServiceNow delivery platform.
  • Resolve incident tickets issued through ServiceNow.
  • On-board customer’s assets consisting of operating systems, applications and network devices in multiple enclaves.
  • Participate in Beta-testing future enhancements to the Audit Enterprise system and provide valuable feedback.
  • Assist the Program/Project engineers in testing and implementing future enhancements.
  • Utilize, evaluate and update all engineer instruction sets and SOPs.
  • Ability to learn and perform the testing of sophisticated Audit SIEM platform applications in a physical and virtual environment.
  • Perform various Linux and Windows systems administration tasks related to the operational system.
  • Verification and validation that the segments are operating as desired, audit events are being processed, metrics generation, and ensuring that all required systematic audit events are being accomplished.
  • Operate and multitask in a dynamic high tempo environment.
  • Perform the engineering, integration, and administration support required for successful delivery of capabilities and services to the operational baseline.
  • Perform work duties in a government environment as part of a multi-contractor team.
  • Facilitate the enablement, collection, and verification of customer data within SIEM tools.
  • Develop SIEM search queries to support Enterprise Audit service requirements.
  • Ability to learn custom audit solutions with flex connectors and regex parsing.


Clearance Required:  TS/SCI with CI poly


Degree and Years of Experience: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent plus 2 years of related experience 


Required Certifications:

  • Must possess the required DoD Directive 8570.1 IAT Level II or higher certification or ability to obtain within 6 months.

Required Skills:

  • A good understanding of Linux and Windows systems administration, general operating system security practices, TCP/IP networking, and network security concepts is required.

Desired Skills: 

  • Familiarity with the Certification & Accreditation process is preferable but not required.
  • The ideal candidate will be able to work independently and in team environments and be able to take on tasks quickly with minimal direction.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, and troubleshooting skills with a high level of attention to detail are required to succeed in this diverse environment.
  • Should be able to demonstrate understanding and appropriate application of DoD policy and technical security guidance to information systems.
  • Ability to learn and comprehend from provided training in an individual contributor and team capacity.
  • Experience with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) platforms, preferable NetWitness and ArcSight.
  • Experience with Linux, Windows Server and workstations, Red Hat and CentOS.
  • Cloud environment experience and/or certifications.
  • Ability to modify feed creation to ingest customer logs in a standard format to meet policy requirements.
  • Experience with creating custom parsers to ingest unique metadata into a standardized log format.
  • Working knowledge of current COTS Cybersecurity technologies.
  • Familiarization with other Enterprise security services Host Base Security Service, and Enterprise Vulnerability Scanning Service, and Enterprise Audit
  • Ability to clearly articulate ideas for executive – level as well as technical staff consumption
  • Ability to make decisions and resolve problems effectively – Seek out information and data to evaluate, prioritize and formulate best solution or practice.
  • Must be able to multi-task, work independently and as part of a team, share workloads, and deal with sudden shifts in project priorities.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50%
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine and computer printer.
  • The person in this position frequently communicates with co-workers, management and customers, which may involve delivering presentations.
  • Must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations


About Abile Group, Inc.

Abile Group, Inc. was formed in July 2004 to partner with the Intelligence Community and their Contractors in the areas of Enterprise Analytics & Performance Management, IT & Systems Engineering and Program & Project Management. We have significant experience with the Federal Government and are an EDWOSB dedicated to our employees and clients.  We are looking for high performing employees who enjoy providing advice and guidance along with solutions development and implementation support, crafted by combining industry best practices with the clients’ subject matter experience and Abile’s breadth of expertise. 

EEO Statement

Abile Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or national origin.


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