Cybersecurity Risk Analyst/Engineer in Washington, DC at Unisys Federal Systems

Date Posted: 11/9/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Unisys Corporation, a Global organization, is always looking for individuals who result oriented and interested in joining a dynamic company for demand upcoming in the near future.

We are always looking for individuals with experiences in the area of Cyber Security Analyst / Engineer background who are looking for an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems. 

Position Roles and Responsibilities:

  • The successful candidate uses technical experience to quickly understand multiple networked computer environments and determine whether the appropriate level of security measures are in-effect based on applicable security best practices and/or governing policies and regulations.
  • This position requires extensive collaboration with other members of the Mitigation and Assessment Team and technicians from several operational support groups.
  • The position works with both research and operations staff to provide timely guidance and oversight to ensure that regulatory and compliance risks are adequately identified, communicated, and tracked for remediation.
  • This position is primarily responsible for conducting security compliance audits, Data Security Plans (DSPs), cybersecurity risk analysis, information security risk assessments and policy, process and procedure development in accordance with cognizant DoD standards and information security industry best practices.
  • The position performs audits of classified and unclassified Information Systems (IS) to ensure compliance with applicable laws and government regulations.
  • The position requires significant report writing and briefing.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of multiple IS attack vectors and how to effectively detect them.
  • Hands-on experience in compliance auditing, security reviews, or vulnerability assessments is required.
  • Advanced analytical skills and strong multitasking skills to effectively manage multiple activities, including cross-team dependent activities simultaneously, is required.
  • Prior DoD and/or IC hands-on work experience in direct support of general officers/SES/SNIS personnel is highly desired. 

Education / Certification / Security Clearance 

  • Bachelor's degree & 8 years’ experience - STEM major is desired.
  • DoD 8570/8140 IAT Level II certification required (CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP); IAT Level III certification (CASP CE, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH).
  • Must have active DoD issued Interim Top Secret Clearance or higher
About Unisys

Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?

Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Unisys team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.  As a member of our diverse team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems.

Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.

Req ID = 2019-7176