ManTech Project/Task Manager in Bethesda, Maryland

Become an integral part of a diverse team that leads the world in the Mission, Cyber, and Intelligence Solutions group. At ManTech International Corporation, you ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Cybersecurity Systems Engineer to perform as an Project/Task Manager to support the PMO Team for an IT Operations and Maintenance contract in the Bethesda.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


• Perform, or review, technical security assessments of computing environments to identify points of vulnerability, non-compliance with established IA standards and regulations, and recommend mitigation strategies

• Validate and verify system security requirements definitions and analysis and establishes system security designs

• Design, develop, implement and/or integrate IA and security systems and system components including those for networking, computing, and enclave environments to include those with multiple enclaves and with differing data protection/classification requirements

• Build IA into systems deployed to operational environments

• Assist architects and systems developers in the identification and implementation of appropriate information security functionality to ensure uniform application security policy and enterprise solutions

• Support the building of security architectures

• Enforce the design and implementation of trusted relations among external systems and architectures

• Assess and mitigate system security threats/risks throughout the program life cycle

• Contribute to the security planning, assessment, risk analysis, risk management, certification and awareness activities for system and networking operations

• Review certification and accreditation (C&A) documentation, providing feedback on completeness and compliance of its content

• Perform system installation, configuration maintenance, account maintenance, signature maintenance, patch management, and troubleshooting of operational IA and CND systems

• Apply system security engineering expertise in one or more of the following to: system security design process; engineering life cycle; information domain; cross domain solutions; commercial off-the-shelf and government off-the-shelf cryptography; identification; authentication; and authorization; system integration; risk management; intrusion detection; contingency planning; incident handling; configuration control; change management; auditing; certification and accreditation process; principles of IA (confidentiality, integrity, non-repudiation, availability, and access control); and security testing.


• Identify and manage network and system vulnerabilities and security events

• Receive, acknowledge, disseminate, track, report (daily/weekly, and update vulnerability management (VM) alerts, vulnerability assessments, red/blue team events, security incidents, and the VM common operating picture (VM COP)

• Provide inspection services across the enterprise on behalf of the organization s Special Enclave (SE) program manager

• Support or perform global DoD inspections of GENSER and SE (e.g., JWICS) services to ensure compliance to DoDI 8530 standards


• Identify and report detected events through persistent monitoring and analysis of indications and warnings (I&W) and attack, sensing, and warning (AS&W) indicators

• Respond to identified network or system cyber incidents• Analyze, contain, eradicate malicious code

• Prepare and disseminate AS&W to enterprise and the CND-SP community

• Conduct cyber trend analysis as well as malware analysis

• Disseminate and report cyber related activities and trends

• Support or conduct CND/CI coordination and reporting to the organization, DoD, and IC


• Test, implement, deploy, maintain, and administer the infrastructure systems which are required to effectively manage the cyber, IA, and CND networks and systems (e.g., routers, firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems)


• Ensure that the architecture and design of DoD information systems are functional and secure

• As needed, design and develop IA or IA enabled products, interface specifications, and approaches to secure the environment

• Assess threats to the environment

• Provide inputs on the adequacy of security designs and architectures

• Participate in risk assessment during the certification and accreditation process

• Ensure that the architecture and design of DoD information systems are functional and secure

• As needed, design and develop IA or IA enabled products, interface specifications, and approaches to secure the environment

• Assess threats to the environment

• Provide inputs on the adequacy of security designs and architectures

• Participate in risk assessment during the certification and accreditation process.

Required Qualifications

• Develops new concepts and processes. Analyzes root causes and resolves issues. Supports more junior level technicians and specialists in their activities. Can perform all tasks of lower level technicians or specialists.

• Works individually, actively participates on integrated teams, and may also lead a task, project or team

• Requires guidance and direction from more senior level technicians, specialists, and managers only when dealing with new, uncertain situations.

• Training/Certifications. DoD 8570.01 compliant: Security +, GSEC, SSCP, or CCNA Security

Desired Qualifications:

Experience with any of the following: ACAS, OPSWAT, SCAP, SonarQube

Education Requirements:

Degree from accredited institute in an area applicable to the position Minimum years of relevant experience in addition to education level

High School Diploma / GED 8

Associates Degree 6

Bachelor s Degree 4

Master s Degree 2

Security Requirements:

U.S. Citizenship and an Active Top Secret Clearance with SCI Eligibility. Must be clearable up to TS/SCI with Polygraph.


Requires Bachelors degree in (field mathematics, telecommunications, electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science) or related discipline, and two to four years related experience.


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ManTech International Corporation is comprised of approximately 7,300 talented employees who use advanced technology to help government and industry meet some of their greatest challenges around the world. We adhere to the simple, no-nonsense values on which ManTech was founded more than four decades ago, aligning squarely with the mission objectives of our customers. As our customer base continues to expand and diversify, we continue to diversify our workforce and solutions. Nearly half our employees have a military background, and approximately 70 percent hold a government security clearance. As a leading provider of innovative technology services and solutions for the nation's defense, security, health, space, and intelligence communities; we hold nearly 1,100 active contracts with more than 50 different government agencies.

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