Cyber Engineer (Remote)

Posted Date 2 months ago(10/19/2022 12:48 PM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Public Trust
Full Time
Portal Location : Location


Please note: This posting is in support of possible upcoming opportunities throughout our practice areas supporting IRS. Our teams are always interested in reviewing excellent, potential colleagues who may be interested in joining our teams in support of future missions. We often have opportunities for professionals at varying levels. If you are interested in being considered for Cyber opportunities supporting these missions with us, please consider submitting your resume and information


National and international actors continually target the US infrastructure, and the US Internal Revenue Service is a frequent target.  The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Cybersecurity organization High Value Asset (HVA) Continuous Monitoring Program provides monitoring and cyber threat detection to the IRS.   The mission of the HVA program is to provide risk assessment, monitoring and detection of cyber risk to the IRS HVA’s.  


At Noblis, our team of dedicated, innovative, and knowledgeable cybersecurity professionals leveraging current cybersecurity and data analytics strategies, approaches and innovative technologies.  Join our team of dedicated professionals to protect the US Taxpayers, US Businesses and the IRS from cybersecurity attacks.


We are looking for a Cyber Security Engineer. These professionals will:

  • Apply familiarity with incident response frameworks
  • Recognize patterns in logs and be able to tie these patterns together for detection and identification of activities on endpoints and servers
  • Understand log aggregation and analysis
    • Familiar with Windows, and/or Linux logs
    • Familiar with Network, Security, and application logs
  • Practice and work within the scope of the principles of ethical hacking
  • Review cyber / OS log data and identify threatening behavior patterns 
  • Understand and apply MITRE ATT&CK framework to observed activity
  • Analyze how a user could circumvent security measures
  • Detect activity manually and transfer detection to automated analytics
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the OSI layer and threats associated with each layer
  • Evaluate datasets to devise meaningful views for analysis 
  • Apply cybersecurity expertise to identify solutions to problems and guide teams to develop solutions



  • Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 3+ years of related experience OR Master’s degree with 0+ years of related experience
  • Able to obtain public trust

Desired skills and knowledge:

  • Familiar with Splunk and SPL, and other analytic tools such as CASB,R,Tableau, Hadoop
  • Family with Palantir 
  • Able to work with relational databases and familiar with SQL
  • Familiar with machine learning concepts
  • Ability to lead investigations of cyber incidents and breif management of findings
  • Certified in one or more of the following areas – Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), GIAC Certified Incident Analyst (GCIA), or similar certification


Client Engagement

· Learn about the Noblis business development lifecycle, processes, tools, and account structure
· Contribute specialized domain or technical content to proposal sections or client white papers
· Build a productive relationship with your client and understand their structure and goals


With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. Noblis seeks an environment free from COVID-19 and prefers all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  Attestation of vaccination status will be required for employment with Noblis.  Unvaccinated employees may be subject to additional health and safety requirements to include any federal, state and/or client restrictions.


Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiaries, Noblis ESI, Noblis MSD and Noblis + Mikros Systems tackle the nation's toughest problems and apply advanced solutions to our clients' most critical missions. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise together in an environment of independence and objectivity to deliver enduring impact on federal missions. Noblis works with a wide range of government clients in the defense, intelligence and federal civil sectors. Learn more at Noblis -About Us


Why work at a Noblis company?

Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public. Noblis has won numerous workplace awards. Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace.


Noblis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race (as well as because of or on the basis of traits historically associated with race, including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.


Noblis is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Noblis will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact

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