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Cybersecurity Field Service Engineer (550047)

Progeny Systems Corporation
Manassas, VA 20110
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Progeny Systems Corporation

Progeny Systems Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Location: US-VA-Manassas
Category: Engineering

Job Description

Looking for a highly motivated, mid/senior level Field Services engineer (10-20 years) to support Cyber Security On Board Security Assessments. Must possess excellent verbal and written communications, and be a fast learner. The ideal candidate will have a background that includes development of technical documentation to include policies and procedures, establishment of work schedules to address identified deficiencies, and be able to brief leaders at the command level.

Duties and Responsibilities

Provide level of knowledge interviews during cyber events, and provide ad hoc training as required

Directing and assisting security posture transition evolutions on board Navy platforms

IA Security posture transition technical support during IA health checks, posture transitions, system restoration, and post-tests as required

Provide input and comments during reviews of Posture Transition Operations Manual and be able to support validation and verification checks on new system class IA suites

Provide input and comments during reviews of draft and preliminary MIP/MRCs as needed

Validate test procedures during testing events on hull as well as in the lab, often requiring shift work to complete

Develop operations and maintenance procedures for incorporation into technical manuals using engineering source documents

Develops training using MS Office Products to support operations and maintenance training

Applicant must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Security Clearance


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Familiarity with Linux/Unix a plus

Familiarity with SWFTS, AN/BYG-1, and AN/BQQ-10

Must have strong organizational and analytical skills as well as practical problem-solving and decision making-skills

Ability to work well under pressure and be able to manage multiple projects and issues simultaneously

Excellent verbal and written communications skills

Willing to Travel both CONUS and OCONUS

Technical certifications are a plus (NET+, SECURITY+, CCNA, CISSP)

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum 10 years' experience

This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.

Physical and Mental Requirements for all positions:
Prolonged stationary periods at a desk
General ability to operate computer and other productivity machinery such as calculator, copy machine, printer, etc.
Ability to lift and transport up to 15 pounds at times
Effectively communicate with others
Ability to stay focused and provide attention to detail.
Ability to think analytically and apply problem solving skills to scenarios throughout the course of the workday


If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please contact our recruiting department at hr@progeny.net or call 703.368.6107. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

As a small business, Progeny Systems is a participant in the Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. Progeny Systems has a proven track record of transitioning numerous SBIR contract awards into full-scale production, and has also successfully competed with large defense corporations. Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

- United States Navy

- United States Air Force

- United States Army

- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)


Posted: 2021-05-01 Expires: 2021-06-02

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