Rosslyn or Huntsville, AL (hybrid), 1099, W2
The primary focus of this role is building and maintaining a hybrid computing infrastructure in support of the Client’s Research organization. You will maintain an intranet composed of on-prem servers and AWS services, spec out and procure hardware, install and configure core infrastructure, and manage enclaves with hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) labs. Managing enclaves will involve utilizing and developing automation solutions for site deployments with tools like Ansible and software development for middleware to integrate services and automate tasks. Additionally, you will be responsible for supporting remote users utilizing Tailscale for VPN access and accounts managed with SSO. The secure enclaves you design, implement and manage provide the Research organization’s tools to engage the cyber threats faced by today’s operational technology (OT) platforms like planes, trains, and tanks. Your teammates will consist of Software Reverse Engineers, Cyber Threat Intelligence Analysts, and Cyber Threat Engineers. The team focuses on a wide range of research on defending critical national infrastructure, weapons platforms, and logistics. This position reports directly to the Senior Director of Platform Security.
Research environments include: Self-hosted and cloud computing environments. On-premise servers & network equipment. Remotely accessible enclaves for various research projects. Remotely accessible hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) labs. Intranet where FOSS and commercial web services are hosted. In-house developed middleware and services that automate a wide range of infrastructure tasks.
This role requires 4 days a week in office.