SkyePoint Decisions, Inc.

Cyber Systems Engineer

Job Location US-VA-Rosslyn
Job Type
Contingent Upon Prime/Customer Acceptance
Cyber and Information Security



SkyePoint Decisions is a leading Cybersecurity Architecture and Engineering, Critical Infrastructure and Operations, and Applications Development and Maintenance IT service provider headquartered in Dulles, Virginia with operations across the U.S. We provide innovative enterprise-wide solutions as well as targeted services addressing the complex challenges faced by our federal government clients. Our focus is on enabling our clients to deliver their mission most efficiently and effectively – anytime, anywhere, securely. We combine technical expertise, mission awareness, and an empowered workforce to produce meaningful results.

As a SkyePoint employee you will be given the opportunity to support some of our nation’s most critical information systems by utilizing not only your existing cybersecurity skills and talents, but those that you will learn in your new role. In your new role as a cyber security professional, you will protect our customer’s most sensitive data and complex systems from all forms of threats including cyber-attacks, insider threats, rogue network devices, and malicious software and applications. You will work with a team of like-minded professionals to share and collaborate upon your ideas to improve the cybersecurity infrastructure, architecture, and configuration deployments. Your ideas and contributions will matter.


This is a contingent position based upon customer approval and funding. 



SkyePoint Decisions is seeking a Cyber Systems Engineer to become part of Peraton’s Department of State (DoS) Diplomatic Security Cyber Mission (DSCM) program providing leading cyber and technology security experience to enable innovative, effective and secure business processes.  


This position will work a rotating hybrid schedule in Rosslyn, VA. WEEK 1 - 2 days onsite, 3 days remote WEEK 2 - 3 days onsite, 2 days remote.


Duties of the position include, but are not limited to the following:


  • Perform Federal cyber community outreach to further Directorate cybersecurity mandates.
  • Provide guidance to systems owners for compliance with cyber configuration standards and policies.
  • Provide emerging technology analysis and trend reporting to CTS designated recipients.
  • Provide Cloud, wireless, and mobile security expertise, device assessment, vulnerability analysis, and risk mitigation services.
  • Provide knowledge of Cloud environments and application of Cyber Security baselines.
  • Research and formulate open-source software innovations integration in support of network modernization efforts using industry best practices for cost efficiency solutions.
  • Facilitate the adoption of cyber and technological security solutions.
  • Coordinate Enterprise-wide Common Control Documentation and provide technical expertise as needed to Department partners on proper implementation of NIST Common Controls.
  • Provide technical responses and recommendations to Cyber Policy Support Requests.


Basic Qualifications:

  • 9 years of experience with a Bachelor’s degree. 4 additional years of experience may be substitued for degree requriement. 
  • Secret clearance required with the ability to obtain a Top Secret.
  • Must be able to work a hybrid schedule. 
  • CEH, Security+, and/or CISSP or similar certification.  
  • 4 years’ experience working as a cloud administrator.
  • 4 years’ experience in the use of Cyber Security tools to monitor, troubleshoot, and configure security requirements in cloud environments.
  • U.S. Citizenship is required.


What We Can Offer You - 

  • At SkyePoint, we go B.I.G. (beginning in GRATITUDE) by recognizing all we have and giving back to our employees, families, and communities. It instills a positive mindset that permeates all we do. By beginning in gratitude, SkyePoint can continue to spread living in gratitude each day.
  • Great Benefits: Several insurance options including HMO and High Deductible plans with Health Savings Accounts [HSAs], Flex Spending Accounts [FSAs], Full Dental Plans, ST/LT Disability, Life Insurance, floating federal holiday options, and 401k matched
  • Certificate Incentive Program: To promote professional development, we recognize and reward employees who obtain new certifications aligned with business needs.
  • SkyePoint DoD SkillBridge Industry Partner Fellowship Program


  • Flexible Work Environment


SkyePoint Decisions is an established ISO 9001:2015 and ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified small business and appraised at CMMI Level 3 (with SAM) for Services. We possess a common vision of excellence and foster a collaborative team culture built upon individual performance and accountability. We invest in our people and systems to create value for our clients. It is the SkyePoint Way. We are grateful for the opportunity to work with exceptional people and give back to the communities we serve. Our employees value the flexibility at SkyePoint that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

Skyepoint Decisions is a participating E-Verify Employer. 

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.


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