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Sr Cybersecurity Specialist


Sr Cybersecurity Specialist

Washington, DC
Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    Job Description

    Aderas, Inc. is seeking a Senior Cybersecurity Specialist to join the team.


    • Must have solid Linux System Administrator experience
    • Develop and implement information assurance standards and procedures.
    • Coordinate, develop and evaluate security programs for an organization.
    • Recommend security solutions to support the information assurance guidelines and the customer requirements.
    • Perform vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle.
    • Analyze information assurance-related technical problems and provides advanced engineering and technical support in solving these problems.
    • Perform analysis, design, and development of security features for system architectures.
    • Design, develop, engineer, and implement solutions that meet security requirements.
    • Provide integration and implementation of the computer system security solution.
    • Ensure that all information systems are functional and secure.
    • Identify, report, and resolve security violations.
    • Establish and satisfy information assurance and security requirements based upon the analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands.



    • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology or related field. May substitute equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Fifteen (15) or more years of experience in the field or in a related area.


    • Experience with DoD’s RMF, DIACAP, NIST Certification & Accreditation.
    • Advanced understanding of software installation and configuration.
    • Working knowledge of networks and network devices (switches, routers, firewalls, etc.).
    • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Must meet eligibility requirements for work assignment on specified contract.

    REQUIRED CERTIFICATION: CompTIA Security+ or CISSP certification.

    CLEARANCE/CITIZENSHIP: U. S. Citizenship, Top Secret Clearance


    At Aderas, we are looking to recruit and retain only the best and brightest. If you like working with emerging technologies, using your unique personal skills to solve technical, functional, and organizational issues, and can easily adapt to the ever-changing I.T. market, then Aderas is the place for you! We are a vibrant company delivering implementation services & support for Oracle products and custom applications development. We strive to form long term partnerships with our clients to foster an environment based on trust, proven history of delivery, and camaraderie.


    We sincerely try to shape our employee's lives by administering a generous package of employee benefits. Our company culture encourages collaboration, creative thinking, and growth. Headquartered in Reston Town Center, in Reston, VA, the Aderas main office is a short step away from shopping, dining, and a movie theater.

    Beyond the tangible and intangible rewards, Aderas provides the following:

    • Pay for Life, AD&D, Short term disability, and Long term disability at no cost to the employee.
    • Employer contribution towards monthly health insurance deductibles.
    • 401k plan which employees are eligible for after being with the company for 3 months.
    • Safe Harbor plan in which Aderas contributes 3% of employee salary once a year.
    • A week of paid training and reimbursement for approved professional courses and tests.
    • Monthly allowance for cell phone bills.
    • Transportation allowance.

    Company Description

    Founded in 2004, Aderas is built upon the core principles of trust, integrity, and partnership. Whether optimizing a customer's current system or customizing a dynamic solution for a customer's 21st Century needs, Aderas' commitment to delivering superior customer service ensures successful partnerships and customer satisfaction. Located in Reston, VA, Northern Virginia's technology corridor, Aderas is conveniently located to offer a range of IT implementation and engineering services to federal civilian, health, and DoD customers in the Washington DC metropolitan area. Leveraging a breadth and depth of experience across industries and business capabilities, Aderas helps both our customers drive transformation and productivity through the innovative use of technology.