Associate Benchmark Cybersecurity Engineer

Experienced Recruiting Partners - New York, NY


Part-time: 20 hours per week -- Could be T,W,TH (8, 8, 4) 


  • Doing analysis of supported technology releases (Operating systems, Applications, etc.) for security related changes and additions
  • Testing draft AAC with CIS tools (CIS-CAT) based on existing test plans to ensure proper operation and coverage
  • Reporting test results to BMCE for review
  • Assisting in the development and testing of Build Kits that automatically apply Benchmark recommendations to a system (Group Policy Objects, BASH Scripts, etc.)
  • Learn the overall Benchmark development process and community relations
  • Other tasks and responsibilities as assigned


  • Has or is pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline
  • 1+ years of hands on experience with system and/or software testing
  • 1+ years of hands on experience with VMWare ESXi and vSphere systems (Creating and running VMs)
  • 1+ years of hands on experience creating and running AWS EC2 instances
  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with implementing system hardening (CIS Benchmarks, DISA STIGs, etc.)
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience managing multiple computer systems (MS Windows, Linux, Network Gear, Mobile Devices, etc.)
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience working in a diverse geographically distributed community (Open Source software development, Standards development, etc.)
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience with multiple scripting languages such as Bash, PowerShell, Ruby, Python, etc.
  • Experience with MS Windows management (Group Policy Editor and Objects, Registry, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience with logs, services, applications and system updates
  • Hands-on experience with Jira and Confluence
  • Familiarity with cloud systems and deployments (AWS, Google, Azure, etc.)

Posted On: Wednesday, September 1, 2021

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