SkyePoint Decisions, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated, team-oriented individual to fill the role of Security Engineer / Nessus Administrator with a focus area of Tenable Nessus Enterprise System Administration to join our team supporting the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Networks and Security Operations Division.
The role will involve support of the agencies version of the DHS Continuous Diagnostic Monitoring (CDM) program, using Tenable Nessus to identify system vulnerabilities. Normal tasks will include (but not limited to): Installing and maintaining Tenable Nessus software (systems Center and scanners); interfacing with other team members to ensure the Nessus platform properly scans all EPA assets once every 72 hours; adjusting scan configurations as required; performing “ad hoc” scans of devices for special purposes; support EPA information security personal in understanding scanning output and VCE resolution; resolving Nessus platform issues.
BS or MS equivalent + 2 to 4 years hands on experience supporting Tenable Nessus
Certificate of Proficiency for Nessus and Security Center (highly desired)
SkyePoint Decisions is an established ISO 9000:2008 certified small business headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, with local offices across the Washington, DC, metropolitan area. SkyePoint Decisions has grown into a successful federal contractor by combining industry best practices with innovative solutions that consistently meet or exceed customer requirements. We understand and integrate our customer’s technology and mission requirements to successfully deliver high quality, cost effective services on time and on budget.
SkyePoint Decisions empowers a secure dynamic workforce to complete any mission -- anytime, anywhere. It’s what we call Agency Anywhere®. SkyePoint Decisions delivers Agency Anywhere® by tightly integrating our technical competencies (cybersecurity, cloud services, remote access, collaboration, system & network optimization, device management and more) to provide our customer’s operating environments with the security, flexibility, availability, and operational continuity required to enable today’s on-the-go federal workforce to successfully and securely complete any mission – anytime, anywhere.
SkyePoint Decisions is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.