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Cyber Research Specialist

Company: Solidus Technical Solutions
Location: Lexington
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Solidus is searching for a Cyber Research Specialist. Candidate will join a team that focuses on assisting the Departments of Defense and Homeland Security in securing the nation from energy-related threats. Successful individual will have experience and interest in the cybersecurity of control systems, control system architectures, and power systems interfaces to increase the nation's energy resilience posture. The position will work with a team of cross-disciplinary scientists and engineers to provide guidance to senior leaders in the U.S. government and rapidly deploy technology solutions to operators. Remote: Hybrid Requirements - US Citizenship and the ability to obtain DOD Secret Clearance; Active Secret preferred - Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field or a Bachelor's degree with 2-5+ years of work experience Required Experience - 3 years of proficient, high-level programming languages i.e., Python, MATLAB - 1 year of real-time hardware and simulation platforms i.e., RTDS, OPAL-RT, Typhoon - 1 year of developing, implementing, testing, and evaluating new algorithms and concepts - Work effectively with a high level of uncertainty and conflicting or limited information - Quickly learn new technical areas and apply that knowledge to solve challenging problems Additionally Desired - Reverse engineering or performing vulnerability assessments of control systems - Clearly present complicated technical concepts to a wide range of audiences - Knowledge of industrial control system protocols i.e., Modbus, IEC 61850, DNP3, OPC, BACnet - Network analysis tools i.e., Wireshark or Zeek - Knowledge of C/C++, Rust, or Go - Knowledge of architecting and provisioning cloud services, particularly using Infrastructure-as-Code methodologies and tools - Knowledge of any of the following security areas: Basic cryptographic principles and their practical application i.e., ECC, RSA, JWT Penetration testing, adversary emulation, or red team operations Anomaly or intrusion detection techniques and systems Responsibilities include but not limited to - Work with a team to analyze and develop architectures, software, and security controls to increase the resilience of energy control systems that interface with microgrid equipment, protection relays, generators, critical loads, batteries, solar, and power converters. - Work hands-on with our existing power system control system testbeds to develop algorithms, perform data analysis, interface software with hardware devices, and manage the resulting data. - Travel to Department of Defense installations to determine existing capabilities, design mission and system tests, and to improve the security and resilience of those systems. Req ID 4558 Applicants selected must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship may be required. Solidus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. NOTICE OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION PLAN FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, DISABLED VETERANS AND OTHER PROTECTED VETERANS. It is the policy of this Company to seek and employ qualified individuals at all locations and facilities, and to provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees in recruiting, hiring, placement, training, compensation, insurance, benefits, promotion, transfer, and termination. To achieve this, we are dedicated to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, and other protected veterans. The objective in adopting the Affirmative Action Programs is to place qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans and other protected veterans in all job classifications. These Affirmative Action Programs are available for inspection by any applicant or employee by contacting the Company's EEO Coordinator, in the Human Resources office, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm. Please Note: Solidus does not accept applications from agencies, 3rd party vendors, or applications with incomplete information.

Keywords: Solidus Technical Solutions, Boston , Cyber Research Specialist, Other , Lexington, Massachusetts

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