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Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedApplications Developer-Subject Matter Expert to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence in applications development and operations.  As well as providing maintenance of a variety of systems and initiatives focused on streamlining operations, automating processes, and aligning customer solutions to the overarching digital architecture. Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  - Promote state-of-the-art IT solutions, collaborating with IT mission partners to share technology and lessons learned. - Ensure records management processes and requirements are included in the early design stages of IT solutions across the Intelligence Community. - Work in concert with the customer technical interfaces to ensure future plans for technology are in line with the plans for the overall customer architecture.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1858
Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
  Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedTechnical Writer- Subject Matter Expert  to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence in understanding the importance of technical writing.    Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  - Develop technical communications and deliverables including operational procedures and plans. - Coordinate with the Program Manager, Project Manager, and development teams to obtain necessary input data for documentation.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1856
Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedExpert Software Developer (systems software) to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence in understanding the technical and functional design requirements related to multiple applications such as Ruby on Rails, Java, Python, etc.  Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  - Designing, developing and testing integrated mission applications.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1855
Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedSoftware Developer to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence while working in a paired programming environment building web based applications using Ruby on Rails.  Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  - Develop automated tests using RSpec and Karma. - Perform sprint planning, sprint review. - Participate in daily standups and retros. - Perform web accessibility testing and remediation. - Perform systems administrative tasks to support automated deployments, system monitoring, and infrastructure management. - Work in an Agile team. 
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1854
Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedExpert Information Systems Security Engineer to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence bridging the gap between high level security policies/requirements and technical/operational implementation of those requirements.  Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  - Work closely and effectively with the ISSM and Sponsor IT managers on all aspects of their development and implementation programs as they progress through their Agile management processes. - Provide guidance, standards, and oversight to the development teams as they work towards accreditation and then to keep accredited. - Provide input to A&A process activities and related documentation such as systems concept of operations, system security design, implementation plans, operational procedures, and maintenance training materials.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1849
Job Locations US-VA-McLean
  Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedExpert Systems Engineer to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in McLean, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence in their awareness of technical trends in information technology.  Candidate will  Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  - Develop and maintain a strong awareness of on-going IT projects, and business unit requirements - Apply the Sponsor’s project management model for development efforts. - Provide analysis, design, development, deployment, and life-cycle support for innovative hardware/software/ network systems and applications. - Develop and support end-to-end technical projects. - Ensure systems being developed comply with the enterprise technical architecture. - Assist project and program teams prepare for project control gates. - Keep senior management apprised of project or program status. - Immediately respond when needed to restore or maintain system functionality. 
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1845
Job Locations US-VA-Culpepper
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedExpert Satellite Systems Engineer to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Culpepper, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellenceproviding project management support; calibration, testing, preventative maintenance and break/fix services for the Sponsor’s satellite entry terminals, radomes and ancillary systems for Sponsor’s SATCOM Network gateways.  Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  - Perform annual assessments and maintenance at each location and upon conclusion provide the Sponsor with a comprehensive report of completed, pending and out-of-scope actions. - Provide project management assistance on satellite projects/programs. - Assist in coordination of plans with other contractors for field engineering activities pertaining to the satellite network. - Provide input for schedule, cost, risk mitigation, and WBS completion to the project management process. - Provide close support to Sponsor’s SATCOM databases, applications and tools. - Perform detailed analyses across a wide range of satellite entry terminals. - Provides detailed recommendations based on analysis of satellite link calculations and equipment assessments. - Interface with industry vendors as required. - Provide recommendations for improving satellite network performance. - Prepare technical reports, drawings, graphs, and other technical documentation, as required, in support of the SATCOM network. - Coordinate and implement network changes with regional relay facilities (RRFs) for system testing. - Troubleshoot problems with existing applications, tools, and databases, including Microsoft Access, Excel, Acquisitions Request database, the Satellite Terminals database and other specialized databases used to test, record and analyze SATCOM systems. - Compose bill of materials (BOM) and manage inventories. - Review ESS Support Vendor test plans and procedures for evaluating satellite earth terminal equipment. - Operate signal generators and spectrum analyzers. - Perform detailed testing, calibration and maintenance of electronics and RF components to include but not limited to the following: - Dehydrators - Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPA) - Low noise amplifiers / band filters (LNA / LNB) - Feed horn assemblies - Waveguide - Combiners - Inter facilities links (IFL) - Block Up / Down converters (BUC / BDC) - Antenna Tracking Systems (ATS) - Antenna Position Controllers (APC) - Modems - G/T measurements - Antenna pattern analysis - Clean and maintain antenna and radome structures to include but not limited to the following: - Washing of structures and antenna. - Inspection of pedestals, antenna and radome. - Torquing structural bolts in accordance with defined standards. - Sealing, caulking and painting of radomes. - Blower assembly maintenance and repair. - Azimuth and elevation component mechanical inspection and repair. - Antenna system lubrication. - Anemometer inspection and repair.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1842
Job Locations US-VA-McLean
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focused Software Engineer to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence in server, database management , apparatuses and user support.     Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  - Perform technical evaluations, analysis and troubleshooting for all supported servers, workstations and specialized desktop applications.  - Providing technical support to applications and utility developers regarding integration into the operating environment.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1839
Job Locations US-VA-Ashburn
As a Salesforce Developer, you will: - Work with Technical/Solutions Architects and Business Analysts to translate business requirements into well‐architected solutions that best leverage the Salesforce platform. - Develop, test, document and maintain solutions, integrations, and data migration elements of a Salesforce implementation using Salesforce declarative or programmatic development resources such as triggers, workflows, validations, approvals, Apex classes, Visualforce pages and Lightning components. - Execute test plans to ensure quality delivery using test code and unit tests. - Follow coding standards and participate in code reviews during projects to ensure appropriate design patterns are followed
Clearance Requirement
Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1838
Job Locations US-VA-McLean
  Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedExpert Systems Engineer to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence in supporting NetApp and Nutanix storage applications.   Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Architect, design, develop, test and debug operating systems that run NetApp and Nutanix storage applications.  - Ensuring developed systems comply with the enterprise technical architecture. - Assisting in keeping senior management apprised of project or program status. - Assisting project and program teams in preparing for program management reviews.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1836
Job Locations US-VA-Vienna
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1830
Job Locations US-VA-Springfield
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedCybersecurity Operations Specialist to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Springfield, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence in cybersecurity.  The individual in this role will operate and manage all aspects of information systems, data availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and non-repudiation.  They will also develop and execute security policies, plans, and procedures and ensure security measures of the network.   Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Provide cyber threat intelligence services for the collection, fusion, analysis, creation, and distribution of threat intelligence from government entities, commercial feeds, open sources, and other partners to obtain situational awareness of the threat environment. - Provide cyber threat intelligence services on an expanded 12x5 service support level during core hours and on-call support with two-hour response time during non-core hours. - Cyber threat intelligence services shall develop and disseminate reports and tippers to internal and external stakeholders based on events, alerts, and incidents on customer systems and networks. - Implements and monitors security measures for communication systems, networks, and provide advice that systems and personnel adhere to established security standards and Governmental requirements for security on these systems. - Designs and implements data network security measures; operates Network Intrusion Detection and Forensics; conducts performance analysis of Information Systems security incidents; develops Continuity of Operation (COOP)/Disaster Recovery (DR) plans and supports certification of Information Systems and Networks. - Supervises operation of Electronic Key Management System, other information security duties, and Public Key Infrastructure. - Receive tickets from other Cybersecurity Operations Services sub-services and conduct detailed analysis to validate any event/alert/incident. - Coordinate and implement tasks, performing analysis, and building/documenting response activities required during cybersecurity incident response, to include but not limited to actions such as implementing containment measures, IP blocks, domain blocks, and disabling user accounts. - Coordinates with Security and Installations Directorate (SI) Office of Counterintelligence (SIC), Insider Threat Office (SIII), in addition to other law enforcement and personnel as required to perform advanced investigation and triage of incidents. - Collaborates on security incident reports. - Coordinates with other contracts, organizations, activities, and other services as appropriate to ensure incidents are properly reported, contained, and eradicated. - Coordinates with other contracts, organizations, activities, and other services as appropriate to de-conflict blue/red team activity with open incidents/events. - Builds time-lines, documents, briefings, and other products as required to inform stakeholders of incident response actions, analysis, and the impact of both adversary activity and blue force response actions. - Documents actions taken and analysis in the authorized ticketing system to a level of detail where the actions taken and analysis are capable of being systematically reconstructed. - Generates reports in the Joint Incident Management System (JIMS), Incident Case Management System (ICMS), and/or other systems.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/CI Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1823
Job Locations US-VA-McLean
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedJunior Network Engineer to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence. 
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1821
Job Locations US-Tyson's Corner
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedExpert AWS DevOps Systems Engineer to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Tysons, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence managing the customers Dev/Test/Production and AWS environments and development pipeline. Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Design and implement fully automated enterprise pipelines using a suite of DevSecOps tools including HashiCorp (Consul, Vault, Terraform), Jenkins, Terraform, Puppet, Github. - Creating users and groups using AWS security groups and IAM. - Creating and managing EC2 instances. - Developing and executing cloud formation scripts. - Creating and managing elastic bulk storage; creating and managing S3 storage. - Evaluating systems and making recommendations to increase availability and efficiency.  
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1807
Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedSoftware Engineer, Subject Matter Expert to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence while providing development engineering and programming support to mission supporting applications.   Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  - Designs and develops mission applications in a Web environment. - Develops, creates, and modifies general computer applications software or specialized utility programs. Analyzes user needs and develops software solutions. - Designs software or customizes software for client use with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency. - Analyze user needs and software requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost restraints. - Organize and maintain documentation of application development and subsequent revisions, inserting comments in the coded instruction so others can understand the program. - Conduct testing of program and software applications to be sure they will produce the desired results and that the instructions are correct. - Consult with customers about software system design and maintenance. - Consult with managerial, engineering, and technical personnel to clarify program intent, identify problems, and suggest changes. - Design and develop database management systems, image processing, collaborative tools, data manipulation techniques, data visualization techniques, and directory services. - Design and develop tools for the MS Windows and relevant operating system platforms. - Design and develop tools that integrate with commercial applications. - Investigate whether networks, workstations, the central processing unit of the system, or peripheral equipment are responding to a program’s instructions. - Write or contribute to instructions or manuals to guide end users. - May analyze and design databases within an application area, working individually or coordinating database development as part of a team. - May manage websites including design, development, deployment and maintenance activities as well as performing testing and quality assurance of web sites and web applications.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1799
Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedSystems Engineer, Subject Matter Expert to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence in collaborating with infrastructure engineers and administrators to maintain and enhance secure systems using cloud computing services and tools.   Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Deploy various open source packages and/or application stacks into the customer's production system. - Integrate open source frameworks and products into the production environment. - Work across different layers of the lT infrastructure (e.g., network, storage, platform, database, and application). - Providing Tier-3 SME troubleshooting and performing root cause analysis on production incidents.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1798
Job Locations US-NV-Las Vegas | US-NM-Albuquerque
- Document, coordinate, and implement Information System security policies and procedures. - Participate in the development of risk assessments - Assist in the development and presentation of Information System security awareness training - Understand and apply the Risk Management Framework to information; generate security plans, conduct risk assessments, apply STIGs to harden systems, and develop and conduct Security Testing and Evaluation (ST&E) - Assist with configuration management and the Configuration Control Board processes - Perform internal self-assessments and programmatic inspections - Maintain audit logging systems and analyze security audit logs for anomalies - Research cyber security trends and technologies - Provide computer security support for an enterprise network environment - Perform vulnerability assessments of new and existing systems utilizing industry standard tools - Assist in the development and implementation of continuous monitoring program
Clearance Requirement
DOE Q
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1793
Job Locations US-VA-McLean
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focused Systems Engineer to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1791
Job Locations US-VA-McLean
Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focusedSenior Cybersecurity Engineer to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence.   MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS: - TS/SCI with Poly - Implementation and validation of security controls that support the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and ICD 503 Security Accreditation. - Developing architecture documentation and Systems Security Plans (SSP) to support Accreditation and Authorization (A&A) reviews. - POA&M development and implementation. - Coordinating with customer security organizations to achieve Authority to Operate (ATO). - Knowledge of the complex environment involving shared IC networks and multiple security enclaves.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1785
Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
Criterion Systems is seeking a Mission-Focused CIRT Senior Countermeasures Engineer to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in Herndon, VA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence. This position will utilize the latest cyber tools available and assist in creating new ones and allow you to advance the nation's information security posture. This position will be based Monday-Friday with core hours.   Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - 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 - SOAR - Proxy - SIEM systems - Manages and administers the tuning of rules, signatures, and custom content for specialized CND applications and systems. - Identifies potential conflicts with implementation of any CND tools within the enterprise and develop recommendations to remediate these conflicts. - Participates in inter-agency relationships with partner organizations to facilitate mission execution. - Innovates creative solutions to challenging problems. - Provides logical use case development. - Provides and tracks requirements to engineering partners. - Identifies gaps in visibility or coverage of cyber defense systems. - Prepare data analytics and reporting.
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI/with Poly
Category
Information Technology
ID
2021-1776