Cybersecurity Engineer Level I, II, and III

Position Title: Cybersecurity Engineer Level I, II, and III

Location: NASA HQ – Washington, DC


Ensures the rigorous application of cybersecurity policies, principles, and practices in the delivery of all Information Technology (IT) and cybersecurity services

Develops and designs security solutions to maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information throughout the enterprise

Identifies, plans, and documents improvements to security controls currently in place

Develops and documents recommendations and courses of action (COAs) to solve complex cybersecurity problems

Develops and interprets cybersecurity requirements as part of the IT acquisition development process and assists in the formulation of cybersecurity/IT budgets

Plans and schedules the installation of new or modified security hardware, operating systems, and software applications

Ensures the assessment and implementation of identified computer and network environment fixes such as system patches and fixes associated with specific technical vulnerabilities as part of the Cybersecurity Vulnerability Management program

Guides the implementation of appropriate operational structures and processes to ensure an effective cybersecurity program, including boundary defense, incident detection, and response.


BS/ BA or Equivalent



Cybersecurity Engineer I: 5 Years

Cybersecurity Engineer II: 10 Years

Cybersecurity Engineer III: 15 Years

Technical Requirements:

Cybersecurity Engineer I: DoD 8140/DoD 8570 Information Assurance Management (IAM) Level I Certification

Cybersecurity Engineer II & III: DoD 8140/DoD 8570 Information Assurance Management (IAM) Level II Certification