Location - Kekaha, HI


Position Description:

Black Rock Engineering and Technology is looking for a Mid/Senior level motivated self-starter who can assist in standing up Red Hat servers to include build out, scanning, configuring and patching to meet customer requirements. The Cybersecurity Engineer will help assess, harden, and document policies and procedures in preparation of cybersecurity submissions. Candidate must be a U.S. citizen with an active secret security clearance, Linux+ and Security+. A CISSP will be acceptable in place of the Security+. This opportunity is for 1099 hourly employment at 40 hrs per week. This contract is for 2 months and could be extended on a monthly basis through December 2020. This effort requires 100% onsite support at Barking Sands, Hawaii. This could lead to W2 full time employment with Black Rock for other efforts. Positive attitude and motivation will be weighed greatly and is a must for any position within our company.


  • Security+ or CISSP
  • Linux+ or Red Hat Certified Systems Administrator (RHCSA)
  • Experience utilizing Red Hat and other Linux distributions
  • Active Secret Security Clearance
  • Strong hands on experience utilizing SCAP Compliance Checker (SCC)
  • Strong hands on experience utilizing multiple Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)
  • Strong hands on experience utilizing ACAS/Nessus
  • Strong hands on experience utilizing DISA STIG Viewer
  • Strong hands on experience compiling results for delivery
  • Strong experience with NIST requirements
  • Experience with writing/running scripts
  • Experience with not only assessing STIGs, but also hardening, configurations and patching
  • Experience writing policy and procedure to support RMF artifacts to include control families, POA&Ms, Risk Assessments, Implementation Plans and Security Plans
  • Ability to present and brief leadership and customer
  • Ability to work in environment with little supervision while understanding how to prioritize and stay engaged


Preferred/Desired Skills:

  • System Administration experience to include setting up groups, auditing, separation of duties, and other NIST principles
  • Past experience in DIACAP a plus
  • eMASS experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, IT or Business Management
  • 5+ years of experience in Cybersecurity