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The MITRE Corporation Principal Cybersecurity Operations Center (CSOC) in Bedford, Massachusetts

Principal Cybersecurity Operations Center (CSOC)


Take your experience workingin Security Operations Centers (SOCs) to the next level! MITRE is seekingexperienced SOC analysts and engineers who want to make a difference in ournations cyber security by leveraging their expertise to provide guidance and expertiseto Departments and Agencies across the federal government. In this role youwill have the opportunity to help these organizations assess their SOC capabilitiesand improve their ability to detect and respond to cyber adversary attacks.

At MITRE we arecommitted to tackling our nation's toughest challenges—and we're committed tothe long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from mosttechnology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work forthe public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do.We're making a difference every day—working for a safer, healthier, and moresecure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offercompetitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and aculture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility,collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want tomake, then choose MITRE—and make a difference with us.

Job Highlights:


  • Review, recommend, andhelp implement best practice technical, programmatic, procedural, and policychanges within CSOCs. Support existing CSOC changes and new CSOC stand up.


  • Develop cyber defensearchitectures to support more efficient and effective detection and response.Improve the integration of sensor architectures, tools, analytic platforms, andthreat intel sources.


  • Develop,operationalize, and improve and/or evaluate tools, techniques, and procedures(TTPs) for detecting and responding to modern cyber threats.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or similar field, and 10 years of experience

  • Experience in several of the following areas: network security monitoring, host security monitoring, malware analysis, incident response, cyber threat hunting, cyber threat intelligence, cybersecurity engineering, and/or cybersecurity analytics.

  • Strong knowledge of advanced cyber threats and adversary methodologies.

  • Ability to document and/or present ideas and findings such that others can easily learn from or make decisions based upon the material.

  • Ability to think strategically about technical and operational challenges within a security organization and experience developing roadmaps and implementation plans for moving an organization forward.

  • Ability to develop new ideas and techniques that advance the state of the practice for cyber defensive operations.

  • Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

  • Top Secret security clearance


  • TS/SCI with Poly security clearance

  • Previous experience in a leadership position within a Security Operations Center

Job Cyber Security

Primary Location United States-District of Columbia-Washington

Other Locations United States-Massachusetts-Bedford

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret/SCI

Travel Yes, 15 % of the Time

Job Posting Jul 1, 2019, 6:31:39 AM

Req ID: 00051760

MITRE is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. MITRE recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes regardless of age, color, race, disability, marital status, national and ethnic origin, political affiliation, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, family medical or genetic information, and other protected status.