Employment Opportunities - Aberdeen, Maryland

Engineer/Scientist 3 - HPC  

MANDEX currently has a need for a Engineer/Scientist 3 to join our team in either Aberdeen or Adelphi, MD. The scientist will support the Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Computation and Information Sciences Directorate (CISD). Responsibilities include:

·         Create and maintain a Cyber Operations and Services Manual to update, test, implement, and validate efficient and effective methods for conducting CMRS.

·         Provide architecture, engineering, and development efforts to bring several different systems into a server-oriented architecture based on cloud technologies.

·         Use basic and applied research to create, update, maintain, and expand real-time risk scores to evaluate the risk of DoD networks and systems being monitored by the ARL CDSP.

·         Collect and store data from the following enterprise tools on Linux-based hardware using primarily open-source software (Interrogator, C&A eMASS, CSM, HBSS ePO, LLAMA, Nessus, and others) as requested by the COR or Technical Monitor. The data  shall be easily retrievable and organized in a way to enable rapid retrieval and correlation between data types in a federated approach.

·         Coordinate with multiple Army Federally Funded Research and Development Centers to adapt and inject developed CMRS analytics into the ARL CMRS solution.

·         Provide demonstrations of the ARL CMRS solution as requested by the COR or Technical Monitor.

·         Develop and maintain a user interface for analyst to easily interact and run various types of queries against the stored data.

·         Perform daily server maintenance and engineering to ensure the continuous operational functionality of the ARL CMRS hardware.

·         Create and maintain project management plans and work breakdown structures for the development of the CMRS solution. Track progress of CMRS project tasks and provide updates to the COR on the status.

·         Coordinate to ensure requests for information to ARL from Army and DoD constellation partners participating in CMRS development are appropriately answered and addressed in a timely manner.

·         Import data collected by the Host Based Security System (HBSS) and Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) established programs into the CMRS to compute the risk score.

·         Consolidate and use the following existing systems in the ARL CMRS solution:

o    Interrogator, C&A eMASS, CMDSP Service Management tool (CSM) tool,  JIGSAW, McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) Host Agent, LLAMA, Incident reports from analysts, Detects from 20+ network traffic analysis tools, Enterprise Nessus (ACAS), Various port lists, HBSS,  and CAS.


Education: BS degree in Engineering, Physical Sciences, Computer Science, Information Sciences and Mathematics.


Experience: Six (6) years of research or technical experience in a scientific or technical field relevant to C5ISR requirements. Three (3) years of directly related technical experience in support of the required task specific project.

Clearance: TS/SCI required


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