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14695: Lead Cyber Engineer
Location:New Mexico, Albuquerque

MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB) is seeking high performing senior-level Cyber Engineer to support high-visibility, independent assessments of technology and products that cover a variety of areas and systems. 

MacB is a key provider of quick response technology assessments with a five year contract to provide support to the Office of the Secretary of Defense with work primarily at Kirtland AFB, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  Our multi-discipline staff provides a broad range of engineering and technical services, including technology demonstrations and assessments, laboratory and field experiments, and integrated research and analyses. 

We are seeking additional qualified experts to join our technology assessment oriented organization. These positions involve support to a Department of Defense (DoD) activities for one or more projects that involve review of a technology or concept.


MacB encourages you to apply if you have many of these desired skills:

  • A current Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility is required.
  • Desired experience with Windows (active directory, DNS, Group Policy, etc.) and Linux/UNIX (RedHat, Ubuntu, etc.) administration
  • Desired experience with virtualization (VMWare, ESXi, VirtualBox)
  • Desired networking experience with VLANS, Cisco routers and switches
  • This supervisory position will be responsible for the management of subordinate mid-level Cyber SMEs
  • Desired experience with cybersecurity accreditations and test plan development (RMF, CSF, DIACAP, eMASS, etc.)
  • Desired experience with cybersecurity vulnerability scanning using tools such as Nessus, ACAS, Metasploit, Kali and BackTrack
  • Desired experience with computer hardware such as server racks, blade servers, UPS, RAID backup systems, SAN, NAS, troubleshooting and maintenance.
  • Useful certifications: CompTIA certs (Linux+, Network+, Security+), CISSP, CISM, CISA, CEH, SANS certs (GIAC/GSEC), Cisco certs (CCNA), RedHat (RHCSA), Window certs (MTA, MCSA, MCSE)
  • Desired experience with software testing (GUI testing, manual code review, Fortify) and cybersecurity testing
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software applications such as MS Word and Excel
  • Demonstrated ability to perform multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize work under deadline pressure with fast turnarounds.
  • Demonstrated excellent in writing, grammar, proofreading, editing, and verbal communication skills.
  • Willingness and ability to work with project personnel and subject matter experts to gather information and ensure thoroughness and accuracy of all publications.
  • Must be able to work independently or with a team, handle the stress of multiple projects, changing schedules, and short suspense tasking.
  • Proficiency in DoD guidelines and standards, security procedures, testing protocols, and administrative standards.
  • Demonstrated ability to rapidly understand new technology, resolve complex problems, overcome human and technical obstacles, and achieve positive results.
  • Ability to lead a team when required or work as a data collector when necessary.
  • Experience working with multi-level classified information systems in a secure office environment.
  • Military experience and/or work experience in DoD Combined or Joint Service environments is considered a plus.


For more than 37 years, MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB) has been solving some of the Nation’s most complex National Security challenges. Defense, Intelligence Community, Special Operations Forces, Homeland Security and Federal agencies rely on our advanced engineering services, cyber security, and product solutions to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world.  Join MacB where you will work with a team of highly experienced professionals in the areas of Intelligence, Cybersecurity, Research Development Test and Evaluation, Information Operations, fabrication, IT solutions, Logistics and Acquisition Management.  MacB has won multiple workplace awards, offers generous salaries and benefits, and has outstanding growth opportunities.