Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Job Summary

Bluestaq is an emerging company focused on providing innovative software and analytical solutions for a variety of customers. Core technologies that we specialize in are cloud-based enterprises, data management, information security, modeling and simulation, and artificial intelligence.

We are actively seeking smart enthusiastic interns to join our talented team. This position offers an exceptional opportunity for you to grow your technical and non-technical skills. From day one, you will be working with experienced engineers and designers who love what they do. Our culture and environment will provide you the opportunity to push your technical boundaries and constantly learn new technologies.


Our team is looking for self-starting, ambitious individuals who are not afraid to question assumptions or learn a new skill/technology on the job to solve a problem. You must have excellent written and oral skills. An applicant must be self motivated and demonstrate an attention to detail. The candidate will be required to create and update packages for AF IC Software Certifications, DIA Baseline Authorizations, and/or DISA Authority to Operate (ATO) packages then create, review, and update POA&M items to conclusion. A qualified candidate must have an active TS/SCI clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Enjoy working with customers. You will have a passion for educating, training, designing, and building cloud solutions for a diverse and challenging set of Intelligence Community customers.

  • Have a strong understanding of Security, Risk, and Compliance for large scale computing solutions.

  • The ideal candidate will have past experience working as an Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE) or Information System Security Officer (ISSO) for cloud deployments. You will enjoy keeping your existing technical skills honed and developing new ones, so you can make strong contributions to deep architecture discussions.

  • 10+ years of design/implementation/consulting experience with Security, Compliance, and Risk Management

  • 4+ years of experience with cloud compliance and security standards

  • Deep understanding of Cloud Computing technologies and migration challenges • Experience advising customers on cloud architectures and designs meeting US Government accreditation standards

  • Ability to conduct vulnerability scans and recognizing vulnerabilities in security systems

  • Experience implementing security controls and the STIG process

  • Experience architecting/deploying/operating solutions built on AWS

  • Experience migrating or transforming legacy customer solutions to the cloud

  • Experience with US Government compliance and security standards, including NIST, FedRAMP, FISMA, ICD 503

  • U.S. citizen and security clearance.


  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • CISSP certification nice to have (CISSP-ISSAP or CISSP-ISSEP also nice to have)

Bluestaq is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants regardless of age, gender, race and religion, disabilities or protected veteran status.  Applicants must be 15 years or older to apply



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