Cyber Security Specialist II

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

Edgewater Federal Solutions is a privately held government contracting firm located near Urbana, MD. The company was founded in 2002 with the vision of being highly recognized and admired for supporting customer missions through employee empowerment, exceptional services and timely delivery. Edgewater Federal Solutions is ISO 9001, 20000-1, 270001 certified, appraised at CMMI Level 3 Maturity for Development and Services, and has been named in the Top Workplaces in the Greater Washington Area Small Companies for 2018 and 2019.

The Cyber Security Specialist II will be an individual contributor; works under direct supervision. Resolves technical problems that are typically not difficult or complex. Works under supervision on less complex projects/ assignments. Develops products, solutions, processes using advanced principles, theories and concepts within own technical specialty. Requires advanced knowledge of and ability to apply principles, theories, and concepts of narrow technical domain.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide security monitoring and incident response services, in alignment with the mission to protect network assets (including Industrial Control Systems) to a level of confidentiality, integrity and availability commensurate with the threat to those assets and their value to the Government.
  • Act as internal expert on matters relating to intrusion detection and incident response.
  • Support investigations into network intrusions and other cyber security breaches.
  • Support a coordinated response to complex cyber-attacks that threaten assets, intellectual property, and computer systems.
  • Contribute to the development and improvement of security monitoring and incident response processes and solutions as required to support our cyber security program.
  • Operate security monitoring and incident response toolsets with a focus on continuous improvement.
  • Research and recommend solutions for incident response and digital forensics.


  • US Citizen
  • Active Top-Secret clearance or Q clearance
  • Bachelor's degree, two (2) years of relevant experience are required
  • Experience in information security, specifically with penetration testing, intrusion detection, incident response or digital forensics
  • Experience in coordinating complex response activities with IT services department
  • Experience working within an enterprise team setting

It has been and continues to be the policy of Edgewater Federal Solutions to provide equalemployment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, and/or other status protected by applicable law.

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