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Research Engineer with Cyber Experience, LGS Advance Cyber Science

Req #: 238613
Location: Herndon, VA US
Job Category: Engineering
Minimum Clearance Required: None

Job Description

Do you have a passion for innovation?

So do we! At LGS our people are our greatest asset – we make sure your voice is heard and give you the resources to invent solutions to some of the most difficult challenges facing our customers. Our entrepreneurial environment fosters your best ideas and allows you to build your career to fit your creativity. Sound interesting?  We’re always looking for the best and brightest to join our ranks and share the fun.

This position description is not an active opening but is representative of positions within CACI that are consistently available. Individuals who apply may also be considered for other positions at CACI.

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Perform research, design and software development in various aspects of cyber, analytics, machine learning, optimization and/or computer networking for classified and unclassified programs
  • Assist with customer collaboration to determine their cyber, analytics, machine learning, optimization and computer networking problems; assist with coordination of project requirements definitions according to customer needs
  • Contribute to high performance technical teams to innovate and execute both short-term and long-term project goals
  • Contribute to research on solutions to cyber, analytics, machine learning, optimization and computer networking problems
  • Design, implement and test software and hardware solutions
  • Contribute to efforts to integrate solutions into larger systems and evaluate solution effectiveness

More About the Role:

  • Travel to other LGS Locations or Customer Sites as necessary
  • Understand and adhere to all LGS Ethical and Compliance policies
  • Proactively ensure a safe work environment and adhere to LGS EH&S policies and procedures
  • Perform other duties as required
  • Consistent and reliable attendance required
  • If required, obtain/retain a government security clearance at the level required to perform the duties of the position
  • Work is typically performed in an office environment which requires proper safety precautions
  • Work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes, or equipment

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain/maintain government security clearance at the level required to perform the duties of the position
  • Bachelor’s in Computer Science, Cyber, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering
  • 0-2 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education, skills, and experience
  • Computer science background, which may include knowledge in analytics, Machine Learning, Computer Networking (IP), Computer Security, and/or optimization
  • Analytical skills with the ability to solve problems
  • Software development and software engineering life cycle experience, which may include experience in languages such as Python, JAVA, C++, PHP, JavaScript, etc.
  • Willingness and ability to quickly learn new technologies
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas in oral and written communications

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Innovative, self-motivated thinker
  • Experience or expertise in any of the following areas: 
    • Network security, especially security of the public Internet
    • Distributed computing and mobile ad hoc networking protocols and implementations
    • Security strengths and weaknesses of protocols at the network, transport, and application layers
    • Intrusion detection systems, information security systems, firewalls, antivirus systems, and honeypots
    • Fingerprinting, scanning, and hacking techniques
    • Machine learning and data analytics
    • Optimization, cryptography and other advanced algorithms 

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

**LGS Innovations and its subsidiaries are wholly-owned subsidiaries of CACI International, Inc.



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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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