Cybersecurity Engineer – MID

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Our engineers push the envelope to deliver high-availability, self-healing systems that operate in the cloud and on premises. We have multiple customers throughout the region interested in efficient, scalable mission solutions that take full advantage of the latest software engineering approaches. Our architecture, Kubernetes, and DevSecOps experience is unparalleled in the Department of the Air Force. We take pride in hiring bright minds that aren’t satisfied with the status quo. Help us build better government systems, one customer at a time! Seed is a family-centered, fun-loving, high-energy, innovative team. Check us out and be a part of the solution!

Due to our customer base, U.S. citizenship is required. Secret security clearance is required at the time of hire. Applicants selected may be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation.

Location: Colorado; some remote work options available

Job Description

Seeking a highly motivated and strong Cybersecurity engineer to support operations and deployments on a DOD program that:

  • Six (6) years of relevant experience with a B.S/B.A. in Engineering, Information Security, or related field or eight (8) years equivalent experience
  • Enables Executive Order on Maintaining American Leadership in Artificial Intelligence
  • Allows functional communities to use the state-of-the-art, cloud-based tools they need to solve the Air Force’s toughest data-related challenges


  • Responsible for safeguarding information systems assets by identifying and solving potential and actual security problems
  • Continuous monitoring live cyber environments for potential attacks, vulnerabilities, and log analysis
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience in developing and implementing security into infrastructure, platforms, and software
  • Development of cybersecurity architecture with ability to adapt quickly to evolving requirements
  • Responsible to maintain and improve a platform Authority to Operate in cloud environments, and have hands-on experience in Risk Management Framework (RMF) security assessment
  • Document Assessments and Processes
  • Communicate the outcomes of assessments to leadership
  • Ability to work independently and with a cross-functional team
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience with Agile and DevSecOps methodologies
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Interaction with multiple customers at all levels
  • Demonstrated cybersecurity experience with Linux operating systems
  • Experience hardening Kubernetes and containers

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with AWS, Azure, NextGen Security projects, network vulnerability scanning platforms
  • Certified Cloud Security Professional (CSSP)
  • Five years experience with container technologies such as Docker or Kubernetes
  • XACTA and EMASS experience
  • Specific knowledge of NIST RMF 800-53 controls

Education Requirements:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Mathematics, or equivalent technical degree, with concentrations/focus in security, or equivalent and five years minimum experience OR a minimum of seven years of enterprise security assessment experience

Salary Range:

  • $100,000 – $150,000

Benefits Include:

  • Benefits Pool: Health, Retirement & PTO/Sick Leave
  • Variable compensation also included
  • Company-provided STD, LTD and Life

Seed Innovations is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

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