Careers

Noetic is committed to recruiting, retaining, and developing a diverse team of talented professionals. We recognize that people are the Company. They are its primary value. We seek the best and we seek to provide a culture that appreciates excellence, individuality, innovation, integrity and fun.

There is no one path to success at Noetic. We see you as a unique contributor and work to help you shape the path that best fits your unique abilities and goals. Our commitment is to provide the challenges, feedback, and support you need to achieve success, along with the training and guidance you need to meet the new challenges and fulfill your purpose and aspirations.

Noetic is always looking for cyber security professionals, software engineers and research scientists. If you would like to learn more about a career with Noetic please submit your resume to careers@noeticstrategies.com.

Noetic Strategies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Administrative Assistant Huntsville, AL

Noetic Strategies Inc. is seeking an Adminstrative Assistant with government experience who possesses a TS/SCI clearance. This position will provide high-level administrative support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions such as preparing correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, and scheduling meetings.

Responsibilities Include

Required

  • TS/SCI
  • Bachelors Degree
  • 3+ years of applicable experience

Prefered

  • Former Military experience

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Junior Cyber Analyst Huntsville, AL

Noetic Strategies Inc. is seeking an entry level Cyber Analyst and Engineer. This posiiton will report to an upper level department lead and execute the research, design, develop, testing of systems. Some supervising or group leadership will be needed in the manufacturing and installation of electrical equipment, components, or systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use.

Required

  • TS/SCI
  • +3 years of experience in a related field
  • Bachelors Degree in a related field

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

As a User Interface Developer you will be responsible for creating beautiful and usable .NET applications that meet our branding and coding standards. We believe in setting our team members up for success by creating a unique, energetic culture where you can be yourself and still reach your goals.

Responsibilities Include

  • Code HTML, CSS, Javascript, and C# using MVC .NET framework
  • Assist with requirements gathering and create process flow or wireframes to capture them
  • Advise and educate other developers on best practices
  • Perform code reviews
  • Help other developers troubleshoot issues
  • Multi-task to handle several concurrent projects
  • Research new technologies and methods to continuously improve client’s applications

Required

  • Senior: 8+ years of development experience with HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Demonstrated strong UX usability background
  • Ability to get and maintain security clearance
  • Passion for UI/UX development

Preferred

  • A portfolio of wireframes and working code to wow us with
  • Development experience in .NET MVC framework
  • Experience working as part of an Agile or SCRUM team
  • Experience with JIRA for tracking
  • Experience with Visual Studio IDE
  • Experience with git repository management
  • Experience with SQL Server, Oracle, or mySQL database backend

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Security Systems Engineer Huntsville, AL

The candidate will develop, manage, and plan for current and future capabilities and requirements as they relate to cyber security across the systems engineering lifecycle.

This candidate performs Systems Engineering activities related to Cybersecurity or Engineering including: concept of operations formulation, requirements definition, analysis and engineering, system architecting, system analysis and design, interface and data architectures, validation and verification, systems integration, system & op. performance analysis. This includes orchestrating cybersecurity testing and assessment and applying knowledge of cyber policies and procedures to fully integrate and coordinate security engineering activities.

This position has been outlined in two articles published through Defense Acquisition University (DAU).

Cybersecurity Challenges By Steve Mills and Rob Goldsmith

Cyber Integrator A Concept Whose Time Has Come

Responsibilities Include

  • Provides analysis related to the design, development, and integration of hardware, software, man-machine interfaces and all system level requirements to provide an integrated solution.
  • Develops integrated system test requirements, strategies, devices, systems, plans, and documentation.
  • Directs overall system level cyber testing.
  • Provides organized analytical assessments/evaluation in support of management and decision-makers.
  • Interfaces with external organizations (DOT&E, ASA(ALT), OSD, G6 CIO, etc.) to determine program specific Cyber Security requirements.

Required

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen. Security Clearance requirement is TS/SCI.
  • A Bachelor Degree in related field is Required.
  • 7+ years of experience in an applicable field and previous Systems Engineering experience is required.
  • General understanding of the acquisition lifecycle is preferred.
  • Capable of leading and executing Cyber Range OT&E tasks and Cybersecurity Risk Assessment tasks.
  • Cybersecurity certifications are an advantage but not required.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite including Word, PowerPoint, Excel
  • Capable of preparing and delivering reports and briefings and interacting regularly with the highest level within the organization.
  • Comfortable communicating and working closely with technical disciplines of systems, software and cyber engineering.

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Cyber Integrator Huntsville, AL

Noetic Strategies is seeking a multi-talented individual who is a proven leader to understand technical concepts and integrate diverse teams working complex projects. Cyber Integrator needs a mixed bag of skills to include acquisition lifecycle management, cyber security and system engineering. Major duties are to work with a PM and technical teams to create and maintain a comprehensive cyber security posture.


Position Requirements:

  • 5+ years of project management experience with exposure to the DoD acquisition lifecycle
  • Strong technical background in the areas of Information Assurance and cyber security
  • Ability to communicate effectively with technical people and senior leaders through both the spoken word and development of presentation material
  • DoDAAF

Preferred:

  • Background with system engineering or software development
  • Experience with penetration testing
  • Experience with technical hardware
  • PMP certification

Job Tasks:

  • Meet with technical teams and gather details to help address cyber gaps with compliance
  • Track status on all things cyber and advise PM on cyber status on a regular cadence
  • Make recommendation on how to improve cyber posture for a program
  • Assess system security and identify gaps that go beyond compliance
  • Plan and recommend strategy to assure full cyber compliance for a program
  • Highlight and recommend incorporation of best practices to go beyond compliance and better protect the system
  • Generate, estimate, and recommend tasks to be added to project plan for a program
  • Develop and provide contract language to ensure successful cyber implementation
  • Conduct scans and assessments to ensure compliance and validate cyber security posture
  • Continuously monitor cyber related activities and stay up to date on changing cyber requirements and best practices

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Senior UI Developer Huntsville, AL

As a Senior UI Developer for Noetic you will be responsible for creating beautiful and usable .NET applications that meet our branding and coding standards. We believe in setting our team members up for success by creating a unique, energetic culture where you can be yourself and reach your goals

Responsibilities and Primary Duties

  • Code HTML, CSS, Javascript, and C# using MVC .NET framework
  • Assist with requirements gathering and create process flow or wireframes to capture them
  • Advise and educate other developers on best practices
  • Perform code reviews
  • Help other developers troubleshoot issues
  • Multi-task to handle several concurrent projects
  • Research new technologies and methods to continuously improve client & rsquo's applications

Position Requirements

  • 7+ years of development experience with HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Demonstrated strong UX usability background
  • Ability to get and maintain security clearance
  • Passion for UI/UX development
  • Bachelors Degree

Preferred

  • A portfolio of wireframes and working code to wow us with
  • Development experience in .NET MVC framework
  • Experience working as part of an Agile or SCRUM team
  • Experience with JIRA for tracking
  • Experience with Visual Studio IDE
  • Experience with git repository management
  • Experience with SQL Server, Oracle, or mySQL database

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Junior UI Developer Huntsville, AL

As a Junior UI Developer you must be passionate about learning .NET technologies, have a knack for creative problem solving, and be responsible for creating beautiful and usable .NET applications that meet our branding and coding standards. We believe in setting our team members up for success by creating a unique, energetic culture where you can be yourself and still reach your goals.

Responsibilities and Primary Duties

  • Code HTML, CSS, Javascript, and C# using MVC .NET framework
  • Assist with requirements gathering and create wireframes to capture them
  • Adhere to coding standards and best practices
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Help other developers troubleshoot issues
  • Can do attitude and willingness to take on challenges
  • Research new technologies and methods to continuously improve client & rsquo's applications

Position Requirements

  • 1 to 3 years of development experience with HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Demonstrated strong UX usability background
  • Ability to get and maintain security clearance
  • Passion for UI/UX development
  • Bachelors Degree

Preferred

  • A portfolio of wireframes and working code to wow us with
  • Development experience in .NET MVC framework
  • Experience working as part of an Agile or SCRUM team
  • Experience with JIRA for tracking
  • Experience with Visual Studio IDE
  • Experience with git repository management
  • Experience with SQL Server, Oracle, or mySQL database backend

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Develop Assessment Plans for external and/or internal active cybersecurity examination(s) of the BMDS element/component assessing threats to and. vulnerabilities of the entire enclave. Each plan should include but not be limited to: audit objective; data handling, collection, and storage; technical interchange meetings (TIMs) schedules and attendees; cybersecurity evaluation methods; analysis methods; security classification procedures; and etc.

Responsibilities and Primary Duties

  • Prepare and present the Assessment Plan to the Cybersecurity Examination Coordinator for review and concurrence.
  • Prepare and present the Assessment Plan briefing to the respective Program Director (PD)/Program Manager (PM), Element/Component ISSM(s) and ISSO(s), BMDS ISSM, ICVO, ICV, and AO for obtaining authorization to execute active cybersecurity evaluations of the BMDS element/component.
  • Perform coordination with appropriate parties as authorized; such as external testing agencies, MDA/DT, and etc.
  • Establish, obtain and manage required nondisclosure agreements
  • Orchestrate the cybersecurity examination(s) to ensure that the implementation of security designs properly mitigate identified threats.
  • Perform analysis of the examination results and observation as to the effectiveness of information protection measures used by the enclave environment: assessing both technical and procedural findings, were monitoring logs tripped, were automated notifications sent, were manual processes followed, were notifications within the time allotment requirements, and etc.; including external agency data, observations, and findings; and performing vulnerability analysis, risk assessment analysis, fault analysis, data analysis, root cause analysis, and audit log analysis as a minimum
  • Prepare and present an assessment report and briefing that identifies data, observations, analysis findings, and recommendations. Submit assessment report to government Cybersecurity Examination Coordinator; and present briefing to government Cybersecurity Examination Coordinator, ICVO, respective PM/ISSM/ISSO, BMDS ISSM, MDA/DT Test Lead, ICV, and AO
  • Coordination with the Cybersecurity Examination Coordinator, Element/Component ISSM(s), and BMDS ISSM for initiating protective or corrective measures when a cybersecurity vulnerability is discovered. Ensure that PM/ISSM/ISSO and BMDS ISSM can access the examination report and data.
  • CYBERSECURITY-RELATED EVENTS Report cybersecurity incidents in accordance with agency-specific policy, such as DoDD 8500.2, to the PM/ISSM/ISSO, BMDS ISSM, ICVO, ICV, and AOwhen the IS/PIT is compromised.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Top Secret Security Clearance

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Provide administrative support to the front office staff by assisting with clerical functions such as tracking and delivering correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, scheduling meetings, and handling ad hoc office tasks. Also assists the EA in preparing executive correspondence.

Responsibilities include:

  • Answers phones/Greets visitors/Controls access into the office
  • Verifies visit requests of non-AT&L personnel attending classified meetings
  • Helps with travel management (Defense Travel Systems (DTS) as needed)
  • Monitor incoming Correspondence and Task Management System for actions
  • Escort visitors to/from the Visitor's Center, escort janitorial staff, etc.
  • Manage Burn bags on a regular/weekly basis
  • Deliver Administrative packages throughout the Pentagon and Mark Center as required
  • IT POC-Assist with IT requests for DT&E and TRMC
  • Assistant Security Representative (ASR) duties and general office security
  • Schedule, coordinate, and manage Front Office Small Conference Room
  • Maintain neat and orderly reception area and Conference Room
  • Manage and maintain the DTE/TRMC phone rosters
  • Supply store runs
  • Mail runs/Collect mail from ASD(R&E) offices and manage distribution
  • Parking POC
  • Assist with daily ad hoc tasks in the office
  • Assist with loading completed correspondence into the Acquisition Information Repository (AIR)
  • Assistant Security Representative (ASR) duties (VARs, badging, retrieving CAC's, etc.)

Minimum Required Skills

  • Active Secret Clearance
  • 3 to 8 years experience supporting at the executive, VP, or elected offcial level
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communications skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Professional appearance and demeanor and the ability to interact with high level DoD officials
  • Hard working, dependable, ability to work without direct supervision
  • DoD or National Capital Region work experience

Desired Skills

  • Proficient with using the Defense Travel System (DTS)
  • Proficient with Correspondence and Task Management System
  • Familiarity with OUSD(AT&L) Security and IT procedures
  • Proficient with OUSD(AT&L) Acquisition Information Repository (AIR)

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Two Positions:

  • Position 1: Hours 6:00am to 2:30pm
  • Position 2: Hours 10:30am to 7:00 pm

Provide administrative support to the front office staff by assisting with clerical functions such as tracking and delivering correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, scheduling meetings, and handling ad hoc office tasks. Also assists the EA in preparing executive correspondence.

Responsibilities and Primary Duties

  • Answers phones/takes messages
  • Verifies visit requests of non-AT&L personnel attending classified meetings
  • Helps with travel management (Defense Travel Systems (DTS) as needed)
  • Escort visitors to/from the Visitor's Center, escort janitorial staff, etc.
  • Schedule, coordinate, and manage meetings
  • Assist with daily ad hoc tasks in the office
  • Minimum Required Skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and professional appearance and countenance
  • Comfortable interacting with high-level individuals and functions well in a fast paced environment
  • Must be a team player skilled with resolving conflicts
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communications skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Professional appearance and demeanor and the ability to interact with high level DoD officials
  • Hard working, dependable, ability to work without direct supervision
  • Must Have a secret clearance

Desired Skills

  • Proficient with using the Defense Travel System (DTS)
  • Proficient with Correspondence and Task Management System
  • DoD or National Capital Region work experience

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

The Insider Threat Analyst directly supports the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) insider threat function by assimilating, evaluating and interpreting multiple sources of information to detect foreign intelligence, criminal and insider threats to government customer. The position which is located at Fort Belvoir, VA.

Responsibilities and Primary Duties

  • Provide trend and anomaly analysis, support to insider threat investigative activities and production of limited scope threat assessments to assist in mitigating identified personnel, physical, and information security vulnerabilities.
  • Prepare formal briefings and analytic products with reports of findings and recommendations upon which security countermeasures, investigations and remediation actions may be based.
  • Utilize user activity monitoring, databases, data mining and visualization tools in order to discern threats and conduct limited inquiry and testing to prove threat and risk hypotheses for further investigation and resolution.
  • Compare cyber counterintelligence analytic results against known tactics, techniques and procedures employed by adversaries to exploit individuals and networks.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree with 5 to 10 years of experience or Associates Degree with 6 - 10 years of experience
  • Military or industry-based security background with 5+ years of formal analytic training on targeted disciplines
  • Formal intelligence and/or counterintelligence analytic training with a good understanding of intelligence analytic sources and methods
  • Experience with Analyst Notebook or similar analytic programs
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications
  • Active Top Secret/SCI clearance based upon a SSBI within the last five years required
  • 10 % CONUS travel is required

Desired Qualifications

  • Knowledge of US Government cyber security and Insider Threat program standards

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

As a Exercise Planner you will be responsible for Test Planning and Test Methodology to support Insider Threat(CIT) Joint Feasibility Study(JFS) Directory.


Responsibilities Include:

  • Provides direct support to the JFS Director for successful completion of the feasibility study, the subsequent TTP development effort will focus on 10 Critical/Mandated security controls for insider threat per SP 800-53 Rev 4, Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations.
  • Provides support to the J-CIT TTP Joint Feasibility Test Requires thorough knowledge and experience in exercise coordination. Provides knowledge of joint mission-essential tasks, exercise objectives, and training objectives and their impact on exercise planning.
  • Provides knowledge of the exercise planning process and conferences and objectives of each. Provides knowledge of the joint exercise process and the Joint Exercise Life Cycle (JELC). JT&E Program requirements and familiarity with JT&E Program guidance materials.
  • Responsible for development and coordination of exercise test requirements. Coordinates all exercise requirements within the joint exercise process and JELC, and leads development of any scenario or MSEL test requirements.
  • Knowledgeable in the requirements for attendance at all venue planning conferences, including the concept development conference, IPC, MPC, FPC, and MSEL development conference as well as exercise IPR’s and out of cycle working groups.
  • Assists with the of all exercise test requirements, including distributed collection, remote site access and expectations, and special test resources that might affect or be affected by exercise execution. Responsible for ensuring alignment of test objectives with the Joint Mission Essential Task List and operational training and exercise objectives.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance
  • 8 years' experience working with an operational testing environment including T & E project execution
  • 5+ years experience working within a COCOM or higher staff process
  • Strong background and understanding of TTP development and testing process within DoD
  • Understanding of T & E procedures including conduct of DOT & E test operations
  • Strong Graphic and Microsoft experience

Preferred:

  • Experience Offensive or Defensive Cyber Operations
  • Accomplish of appropriate DoD professional military education
  • Prior participation in the JT & E program test event

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

As a Senior Systems Administrator/Cyber Analyst you will support the EIX Cyber Forensic Laboratory in all efforts related to digital forensic examinations, cyber investigations, and other activities pursuant to and IAW DoD Directive 5205.16, DoD Instruction O-5240.21, DoD Instruction 5240.26, DoD Instruction S-5240.23, the Cyber Forensic Laboratory SOP, and other applicable policies. The contractor shall conduct forensic examinations of all types of digital media and large scale data acquisition. The contractor will collect, preserve, and maintain forensic evidence IAW public law and appropriate national and DoD procedures.


Responsibilities Include:

  • The system administrator will be responsible for the daily maintenance of a multiple small networks, including routers, switches, servers, workstations. These networks are both connected directly to the Internet through managed egress systems, as well as fully isolated.
  • Networks consist of various system configurations including but not limited to:
    • Windows Operating Systems
    • Macintosh Operating Systems
    • Linux Operating Systems
    • Virtual Infrastructures (VMWARE Server and Workstation)
    • Cisco Networking components (Catalyst, ASA, NEXUS)
    • TACLANE Crypto appliances
    • EMC storage appliances
  • Application administration would consist of management of the Operating Systems as well as the applications supported by the host systems; this list is not all encompassing:
    • Windows Active Directory
    • Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
    • EnCase Enterprise
    • FTK
    • VMWARE vCenter
    • DHCP/DNS
    • EMC OneFS
    • Enterprise Anti-virus solutions
    • Backup strategies
    • Server and Network tuning
    • Software license management
  • This position will have a key role in the design, deployment and growth of the networks and systems, managing systems to allow for future expansion and scale. This position will be responsible for building systems which are agile and able to be modified to accommodate changing requirements on short notice.
  • This position will be responsible for the inventory and tracking of all existing and future hardware and software, consulting with both internal and external partners to determine software assurance and system lifecycle management.
  • This position will be responsible for all break/fix issues within the network and peripherals.
  • This position will be the backup evidence locker custodian for all forensics evidence collected and examined by the lab.

Position Requirements:

  • Active DoD TS/SCI clearance based upon a SSBI completed within the last 5 years.
  • Capable of applying analytical principles and practices, research and technical support in the development and production of a forensics laboratory for CI activities.
  • Possesses the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities required in the PWS.
  • Capable of working independently or leading teams to solve problems.
  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • BA/BS required in related field with 9 years of relevant experience or 13 years of relevant specialized experience and or military related or MA/MS from an accredited institution of higher learning in related field will be considered equal to 2 years of relevant experience.

Preferred:

  • Background or experience in maintaining and updating Portals using SharePoint Proficient with SQL and C++

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

As a Modeling and Simulation Researcher, you will support Noetic Strategies research and development team in developing novel applications of cyber vulnerability management in engineering systems. This will include:

  • Model interactions between systems and analyze performance/operation impact.
  • Use Modeling and simulation tools to generate data and develop recommendations.
  • Lead research team in analysis and translations of models.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Model interactions between systems
  • Model propagation of effects through system of systems
  • Modify model inputs based on scenarios
  • Analyze system of systems for performance/operational impact
  • Correlation of theoretical results with actual lab results by working with lab personnel on verification tests, conduct tests if needed, and analyze test results

Position Requirements:

  • Use/modify computer Modeling and simulation tools to develop data as a basis for (making recommendations/decision support/technical decisions)
  • Practical experience with Modeling Domain Relevant Systems
  • Research, Development, Technical writing

Preferred:

  • Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Ballistic Missile Defense System(BMDS) related experience
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Systems Engineering
  • Relevant peer reviewed publications
  • Creation of or contribution to modeling and simulation tools
    • Open source
    • Academic work
    • Other projects

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Software Assurance Engineers will provide technical engineering support and research in the area of software assurance to include the analysis of software source code and binary executable files. The position will perform software analysis using automated analysis tools and manual techniques to identify coding flaws, exploitable vulnerabilities, and malicious indicators in software applications. The right candidate will provide detailed reports of identified issues and work with program office and software development personnel to analyze and mitigate identified issues. Additionally, the candidate will conduct research on emerging software assurance tools and provide detailed reports on tool capabilities and applicability to client’s software assurance requirements. The candidate will support the development of prototype software assurance tools for use by our cyber team. This position will be required to attend conferences, briefings and group meetings.


Position Requirements:

  • Software Assurance Engineers will provide technical engineering support and research in the area of software assurance to include the analysis of software source code and binary executable files. The position will perform software analysis using automated analysis tools and manual techniques to identify coding flaws, exploitable vulnerabilities, and malicious indicators in software applications. The right candidate will provide detailed reports of identified issues and work with program office and software development personnel to analyze and mitigate identified issues. Additionally, the candidate will conduct research on emerging software assurance tools and provide detailed reports on tool capabilities and applicability to client’s software assurance requirements. The candidate will support the development of prototype software assurance tools for use by our cyber team. This position will be required to attend conferences, briefings and group meetings.
  • Skilled software developer with a minimum of 10 years’ experience in object oriented software development.
  • Expertise in C/C++ development is a must with additional experience in current languages like C#, Java, Visual Basic.
  • Must be skilled I using automated software analysis tools and manual techniques to evaluate source code and binary executable files.
  • Must perform Static source code analysis through the use of HP Fortify Static Code
  • Must analyze binary executable files through past experience in the ruse of dynamic binary analysis tools.
  • Must analyze binary executable files through past experience in the ruse of dynamic binary analysis tools.

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

As a Senior Cyber Security Engineer you will develop and apply advanced methods, theories, and research techniques in the investigation and solution of complex and advanced software applications and problems. You will provide security engineering support for cyber security/ crypto modernization programs.

Responsibilities Include:

  • May perform in a lead role and provide technical support and guidance as a project team leader.
  • Interacts frequently as the organizational representative with the customer in the collection and translation of customer requirements to defined specifications.
  • Makes frequent contact with customers, teaming partners, subcontractors, and suppliers to obtain/exchange information, provide technical direction and to assist in the resolution of technical issues.
  • Performs security engineering analyses and technologies assessments
  • Conducts research and test and evaluation of Cyber Security, Cryptographic Modernization, COMSEC (suite A and suite B algorithms), TRANSEC, Key Management, Information Assurance technologies, market research for hardware and software Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS)/ Government off-the-shelf (GOTS), and open source network products for areas including Network Intrusion Detection, Intrusion Prevention, Audit Logs, Denial of Service, Attack Alert and other related security applications.
  • Generates technical whitepapers
  • Proposes new ideas to support Information Storage, Data Purge Tools and Security Management Systems
  • Supports gathering and analysis of statistical data on alerts triggered by open source and commercial network security monitoring, and security incident and event management applications for optimizing rules & configurations based on the analyzed results to ensure provably low false positive rates.
  • Supports monitoring and analysis of network traffic and various logs associated with traffic in multiple network segments
  • Provides engineering support to design, setup, run and assess an isolated malware capability for controlled testing and analysis of malware in a safe environment.
  • Provides support in the evaluation, setup, configuration, and testing, and recommendation for incident response framework
  • Provides support in the evaluation, testing, and recommendation of multiple types of network protection, deception, and resilience techniques to be employed in a lab environment (e.g. DNS Sink Hole).

Position Requirements:

  • The position requires the minimum of a secret clearance
  • Must have ten (10) years or greater industry experience.
  • Performing work in this job's occupation field requires the application of complex, technical professional disciplines requiring a four-year degree or equivalent and the extensive, applied use of related concepts, practices, and methods.
  • In relation to other jobs in the same function, this job requires an advanced level of proficiency to apply broad knowledge and experience. This job may provide direction/leadership to others as a lead or technical specialist.
  • BS Engineering or Science
  • Possess ten (10) years or greater industry experience in developing cryptographic systems to include specifications and algorithm (eg. Suite A and Suite B) development, integration with embedded system, and security accreditation/certification
  • Certified Ethical Hacker; Information Assurance: CompTIA A+, Network or Security+; or a CISSP.
  • Demonstrate subject matter expertise to support correlation logic concepts for testing, evaluation, and use in a distributed, intermittent, bandwidth limited environment.
  • Demonstrate subject matter expertise to support correlation logic concepts for testing, evaluation, and use in a distributed, intermittent, bandwidth limited environment.

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

As a Senior Systems Engineer you independently analyze, evaluate and integrate solutions to unusually complex technical problems. You will analyze the adequacy of system design; develop measures of Performance (MOP) and Measures of Effectiveness (MOE) to assess systems levels of performance and compatibility/interoperability with similar systems. You will encourage optimum design within customer specifications, quality standards, schedule, and funding limitations.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Performs complex analysis on projects or major phases of significant projects to enhance the technical and economic development of the product and/or service.
  • Resolves a variety of technical problems leading to advanced engineering studies designed to increase efficiency or reduce costs.
  • Represents the company as a prime technical customer contact on specialized projects or programs. Interacts with senior management and customer personnel on significant technical matters, advanced technical research studies, and applications.
  • Support requirements definition, functional architecture definition and alternatives evaluation, including performance and technical specification creation and review.
  • Analyze proposals for engineering development, production, and upgrades, including engineering change proposals (ECPs), functional and physical configuration audits (FCAs/PCAs), and testing results.
  • Provide systems engineering expertise to support S&TCD missions, with an emphasis on large, complex C4ISR systems and their integration into tactical platforms.
  • Support verification and validation of architecture information to promote consistency, interoperability, and integration; to analyze system concepts and designs; to identify interoperability issues/gaps/shortfalls, and provide recommendations for optimization.
  • Generate architecture-based plans, technical assessments, white papers and reports.
  • Perform trade studies and analyses, technology assessments and interoperability of emerging communications solutions with existing C4ISR systems and platforms.
  • Participate in applicable working groups, industry and standards forums, Engineering Review Boards, Configuration Control Boards, and Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) as required.

Position Requirements:

  • The position requires the minimum of a secret clearance.
  • Ten (10) years or greater industry experience.
  • SRW, WNW and MUOS Waveform Applications, SINCGARS, SDR product developments (ie HMS Rifleman and Manpack radios or variant), and EMANE SRW/WNW models.
  • Performing work in this job's occupational field requires the application of complex, technical professional disciplines requiring a four-year degree or equivalent and the extensive, applied use of related concepts, practices, and methods.
  • Must possess experience in designing tactical communications security architecture to include Communications Security (COMSEC) and Transmission Security (TRANSEC).
  • Soldier Radio Waveform (SWR), Wideband Networking Waveform (WNW) and Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) Waveform Applications.
  • Extendable Mobile Ad-Hoc Network Emulator (EMANE) SWR/WNW models experience.
  • Experience with Standard Data Interface (SDI) to include Anti jamming/Anti-Scintillation, Advanced Nuclear effects pertaining to RF simulation integration, frequency reuse, frequency domains and Troposphere scatter polar diversity
  • Familiarity with SharePoint

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

As a Cyber Subject Matter Expert you will provide support to the J-CIT TTP Joint Feasibility-Test project, leading the conduct of studies and research to identify potential methods and techniques to address insider threats, refining the project scope and problem description, developing insider threat scenarios, developing methodologies for validating countermeasures and identifying validation data requirements and methods, developing data analysis methods, and developing resource estimates for the subsequent joint test.

Primary Duties

  • Responsible for Test Planning and Test Methodology to support the Cyber Insider Threat (CIT) Joint Feasibility Study (JFS) Director
  • Provides direct support to the JFS Director for successful completion of the feasibility study, the subsequent TTP development effort will focus on 10 Critical/Mandated security controls for insider threat per SP 800-53 Rev 4, Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations

Position Requirements:

  • The position requires an active Top Secret/ SCI Clearance
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Eight (8) years' experience working in cyber operations and strong background in insider threat per SP 800-53 Rev 4, Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organization.
  • 5+ years' experience working within a COCOM or higher staff Process; USCYBER.COM preferred
  • Strong background and understanding of TTP development and testing process within DOD
  • Strong graphic and Microsoft office experience
  • Experience Offensive or Defensive Cyber Operations
  • Experience in Information Networks Operations
  • Accomplishment of appropriate DOD Professional Military Education
  • Prior participation in the JT&E programs and test event

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Counterintelligence Analyst Huntsville, AL and Colorado Springs, CO

Job Duties and Responsibilities: The CI analyst shall support EIX CI Analysis and Production (A&P) Branch to develop analytic products IAW DoD Instruction 5240.18 to address the threat posed by espionage, international terrorism, subversion, sabotage, assassination, and covert activities. This includes other activities that have a FIE nexus such as cyber and TSCM. The CI Analyst shall obtain intelligence community threat information and finished intelligence products to meet EIX customer requirements. When finished products are not available, the contractor will perform the necessary research and analysis to develop EIX products to meet customer requirements.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct open source and web-based research on classified and unclassified networks to identify, obtain, and analyze relevant criminal, terrorist, and foreign intelligence threat information in support of CIAR. Create CI foreign travel threat briefings and CI Snapshots to convey threat information to the MDA workforce and senior leadership.
  • Initiate counterintelligence assessments, analytical reports, biographies of foreign political and military leaders, to provide the threat posed by a FIE or support CI operations.
  • Contact U.S. Embassy country teams and Combatant Command (COCOM) staff to obtain current criminal, terrorist, and foreign intelligence threat information. Collaborate and coordinate CI analysis with embassy teams, Regional Security Officers, COCOM CI Staff Officers (CISO), military department CI production centers, Intelligence Community CI elements, and Defense CI and DIA.
  • Apply structured analytic techniques to analyze threat information obtained through open source and web-based research to prepare CI analytical products in response to internal and external EIX production requirements; prepare CI threat assessments, analytic reports, advisories, summaries, bulletins, and briefing products.
  • The contractor shall engage and collaborate with DIA, FBI and other national and DoD intelligence production centers to obtain CI threat information or finished products that respond to validated EIX customer requirements.
  • Conduct foreign entity name checks using available National and DoD intelligence, CI and LE databases, files and indices in support of the following MDA activities:
    • MDA Small Business Innovative Research Program
    • Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. case review actions
    • EPAA site construction and BMDS overseas operations
    • Ballistic Missile Defense Multinational Conference and Exhibitions
    • Test and Evaluation events with foreign delegation observers
    • Foreign delegation visits to MDA or CDC facilities
  • Assist in identifying, evaluating, and analyzing trends and patterns of criminal, terrorist, cyber and FIE collection activities.
  • In collaboration with the DIA Threat Analysis Center and other intelligence components, conduct research and analysis in support of the MDA Supply Chain Risk Management Program to produce Supply Chain Threat Assessments and Snapshots.
  • Prepare draft IIR evaluations on the human intelligence (HUMINT) On-line Tasking and Reporting System (HOT-R).
  • Monitor, maintain and update content on EIX classified and unclassified websites portals and databases
  • Post and validate foreign travel request, RFI, RFA, and RFP actions received through unclassified and classified CI submissions.
  • Research, analyze, and provide Satellite Reconnaissance Advance Notifications (SATRAN) and Maritime Threat Advisories in support of MDA test and evaluation activities.
  • Coordinate and collaborate with the U.S. intelligence and military department CI components to identify potential criminal, terrorist and FIE collection threats to RDA CPI and other sensitive test related activities.

Position Requirements:

  • Must meet the Security Clearance requirements (TS/SCI).
  • Active DoD TS/SCI clearance based upon a SSBI completed within the last 5 years.
  • Demonstrated knowledge, skills and ability to perform various CI functions to include CI research & analysis with minimal supervision.
  • Possesses the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities required in the PWS.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills required.
  • BA/BS required in related field with 3 years of relevant experience or 6 years of relevant specialized experience and or military related experience without a degree.
  • Must be formally CI-trained to USD/I approved standards pursuant to DoD Directive 5240.02 and the respective PWS.
  • Knowledgeable in Analyst Notebook, access and excel

Preferred:

  • Background or experience in maintaining and updating Portals using SharePoint
  • DoD Military or civilian CI analyst background, NCIS, OSI, Marine, 902nd

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

As a Cyber Analyst you will support the EIX Cyber Forensic Laboratory in all efforts related to digital forensic examinations, cyber investigations, and other activities pursuant to and IAW DoD Directive 5205.16, DoD Instruction O-5240.21, DoD Instruction 5240.26, DoD Instruction S-5240.23, the Cyber Forensic Laboratory SOP, and other applicable policies. The contractor shall conduct forensic examinations of all types of digital media and large scale data acquisition. The contractor will collect, preserve, and maintain forensic evidence IAW public law and appropriate national and DoD procedures.

Responsibilities include:

  • The system administrator will be responsible for the daily maintenance of a multiple small networks, including routers, switches, servers, workstations. These networks are both connected directly to the Internet through managed egress systems, as well as fully isolated.

Networks consist of various system configurations including but not limited to:

  • Windows Operating Systems
  • Macintosh Operating Systems
  • Linux Operating Systems
  • Virtual Infrastructures(VMWARE Server and Workstation)
  • Cisco Networking components (Catalyst, ASA, NEXUS)
  • TACLANE Crypto appliances
  • EMC storage appliances

Application administration would consist of management of the Operating Systems as well as the applications supported by the host systems; this list is not all encompassing:

  • Windows Active Directory
  • Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
  • Splunk
  • EnCase Enterprise
  • FTK
  • VMWARE vCenter
  • DHCP/DNS
  • EMC OneFS
  • Enterprise Anti-virus solutions
  • Backup strategies
  • Server and Network tuning
  • This position will have a key role in the design, deployment and growth of the networks and systems, managing systems to allow for future expansion and scale. This position will be responsible for building systems which are agile and able to be modified to accommodate changing requirements on short notice.
  • This position will be responsible for the inventory and tracking of all existing and future hardware and software, consulting with both internal and external partners to determine software assurance and system lifecycle management.
  • The position will be responsible for all break/fix issues within the network and peripherals
  • This position will be the backup evidence locker custodian for all forensics evidence collected and examined by the lab.

Position Requirements:

  • Capable of applying analytical principles and practices, research and technical support in the development and production of a forensics laboratory for CI activities.
  • Possesses the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities required in the PWS.
  • Capable of working independently or leading teams to solve problems.
  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • BA/BS required in related field with 9 years of relevant experience or 13 years of relevant specialized experience and or military related or MA/MS from an accredited institution of higher learning in related field will be considered equal to 2 years of relevant experience.

Preferred:

  • Must meet the Security Clearance requirements (TS/SCI).
  • Active DoD TS/SCI clearance based upon a SSBI completed within the last 5 years.

Must have an active Secret Clearance or higher.

Noetic Strategies is seeking Information Assurance / Cyber Security Analysts , Engineers and/or Subject Matter Experts to support an active government contract opportunities in Huntsville, Redstone Arsenal supporting Army AMC/AMCOM information assurance and cyber security activities. We are seeking staff with the skills, education and experience described below:

Experience/skills:
Mid to Senior level IAM support with subject matter capabilities of the full DIACAP lifecycle. Experience in the strategic development and implementation of the DIACAP for a multi-layered complex organization is preferred. The successful candidate will be a team player with strong written and verbal communication skills. Day to day coordination and support of the Government customer is required, and the candidate will be called upon to brief Senior Leadership.

Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be proficient with Army writing styles and Responsibilities include the preparation of EXSUMS, Information Papers, Policies, Memo’s OPORDS and Senior Leadership Briefings. Proficiency with defined Army writing styles is required. The candidate will support HQ level activities that govern multiple Major Subordinate Commands (MSCs).

Areas of technical contribution include

  • C&A Support
  • CoNs
  • IA/CS Program Tracking and Reporting in areas including:
  • Continuity of Operations Program (COOP)
  • Privacy Program
  • Incident Response Program
  • SharePoint Support
  • Working Group Support
  • IA/CS – Intelligence
  • IAVM Compliance
  • IA/CS Program Awareness, Training & Certification
  • Security Assessment Support

Certifications:

As a condition of employment, the candidate must hold an IAM-II certification, such as: CAP, GSLC, CISM, CASP, CISSP (or Associate)

Education:

Bachelor's Degree with specialization in Information Assurance, Forensics or Information Security preferred. Master's Degree is preferred for Senior level Cyber Security Professionals.

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Cyber Engineer's Huntsville, AL

Noetic Strategies is seeking an experienced candidate with a minimum of 10 years of Engineering Experience.

Experience with objected oriented programming languages such as C++ is required.

Highly desired qualifications include: experience performing reverse engineering and vulnerability analysis of software, hardware, and network communications; experience in objected oriented design agile software development methodologies; understanding of systems security engineering concepts, principles and theories; strong working knowledge of a least one adjacent discipline (software, systems, etc.); working knowledge and ability to apply layered security architectures and designs.

Other skills needed: excellent written and verbal communications skills; able to multi-task effectively; effective in communicating issues, impacts and corrective actions; ability to clearly report information relevant to sound systems security engineering design; Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills; familiarity with host based and network based security concepts; working knowledge of windows and Linux operating systems as well as appropriate scripting languages; and familiarity with vulnerability assessment tools and techniques.

  • Active Secret Clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering or applicable technical field

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

As a Program Matrix Security Support Analyst, you will be compliant with U.S. Public Law, DoD security policy issuances, and COCOM and MDA security directives. You will support security analytical services to the Research, Development, and Acquisition Security Directorate of the Missile Defense Agency, to include operational security issues and initiatives. Provide assistance, comments, and recommendations to the government customer.

Responsibilities include:

  • Implement security requirements guidance
  • Provide Program Protection Planning support
  • Conduct initial security classification guide assessments
  • Conduct initial security classification guide assessments
  • Provide general security liaison for the MDA Program via reach-back to specialists in specific security areas (i.e., Information Security, Industrial Security, AT/FP, Personnel Security, International Security, Program Protection Planning, Supply Chain Risk Management, etc.)
  • Coordinate with MDA/EIR Supply Chain Risk Management staff engagements between the Program and BMDS prime contractors to identify and assess supply chain risk associated with parts containing logic bearing components. Maintain program listings of equipment designated as critical components
  • Provide support to MDA Test efforts directly involving the program to which assigned, per agreement and direction of MDA/EIR’s test security focal. Coordinate and communicate program level positions and requirements related to BMDS tests with MDA/EIR Test Security Lead. Coordinate with EIR Systems Protection Branch on security requirements and arrangements for Program systems participating in test events. Participate in weekly MDA/EIR Test Working Group meetings and bi-weekly MDA/EIR Test Support IRPs, when requested. Contribute and coordinate on security requirements identified in Test Operational Requirements (OR) documents
  • Assist with Program-specific DD Form 254 preparation, identify security requirements for Statements of Objective (SOO), Statements of Work (SOW), and Requests for Proposal (RFP)

Position Requirements:

  • BA/BS in related field
  • 7 years of relevant experience as defined by the PWS. An additional 5 years of experience may be substituted for a BA/BS
  • Minimum Secret Clearance required; TS clearance preferred
  • Military or industry-based security background in the identified responsibilities
  • Capable of providing expertise, and analytical techniques and processes for supported activities as required
  • Capable of working with minimal direction and oversight to directly solve complex problems is required
  • Strong technical written and verbal communication skills essential
  • Microsoft office suite of software

Noetic Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

  • Platinum BCBS medical plan
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life & Accidental Death Insurance
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement with optional Matching
  • Training & Educational Assistance
  • Performance Bonus Plan
  • All government holidays and generous paid-time off plan

Noetic Strategies, Inc.