Satellite Network Security Engineer

4 months ago(9/29/2017 7:20 PM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Full Time
Job Category
Telecommunications and Network Engineering


Noblis has earned recognition as a "Top Workplace" from The Washington Post for the past 4 consecutive years.  Come see what makes us special! 


In this role you will be responsible for assisting in the design of security architectures for space-based networks. The responsibilities include working with a team of engineers and developers to create common recommendations and solutions for three independent space networks. Specific responsibilities include:

• Explore means for an integrated security monitoring solution to provide a network-wide security solution.
• Assess opportunities to integrate information security solutions between the networks. Assess security solutions for recommendations to the networks for improvements.
• Identify and define system security requirements and design appropriate architecture.
• Evaluate the latest vulnerability, network discovery, penetration, and other security evaluation tools.
• Identify and define system security requirements
• Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocols



  • A Bachelor's Degree in engineering, mathematics, computer science, or a related field
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in network engineering or network security 
  • Expertise with Systems Engineering Lifecycle, network architecture and information security. 
  • Deep technical expertise in security engineering, system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography and application security. 
  • Experience with network security and networking technologies and with system, security, and network monitoring tools 
  • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols 
  • Experience working in or supporting SOC operations and incident response teams


  • Knowledge of satellite systems architecture
  • Experience with satellite and/or ground segment operations


Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiaries, Noblis ESI and Noblis NSP, are solving difficult problems that help our government and our country. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise with a reputation for independence and objectivity. We support a wide range of government and industry clients in the areas of national security, intelligence, transportation, healthcare, environmental sustainability, and enterprise engineering.

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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. Over the past two decades, Noblis has consistently earned wide recognition:
1. Best Employer: We have been a Washington Post “Top Workplace” for 4 consecutive years including the last three among the top 10. We’ve also been recognized by Glassdoor “Best Medium-Sized Company to Work For” for 2 years, and many awards in previous years
2. Business Ethics and Integrity: A “World’s Most Ethical Company” for 6 years by Ethisphere Institute, Finalist at the Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards
3. Leadership and Innovation: CEO Amr ElSawy and SVP National Security Roger Mason selected to Executive Mosaic’s annual Wash 100 List, CEO Amr ElSawy named as a “Tech Titan” by the Washingtonian Magazine, Noblis CTO recognized as a trending 40 CIO in the DC Area.


Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race.

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