Senior Subject Matter Expert – Cyber Operations

Top Secret with CI Polygraph
Fort Meade and Vicinity
Posted 3 months ago

Clearance Required: TS/SCI with CI Polygraph

Job Description:

The Senior Subject Matter Expert (SME) performs a variety tasks and duties associated with malware (malicious software), analysis, and cyber operations. The SME will have the ability to perform duties associated with software development & integration, system design & architecture, analysis, risk reduction, and overall support of personnel & systems performing analysis and repurposing of malware and underlying repository. Additional scope of tasks can include software engineering/development, systems engineering, malware collection, mentoring, and program management. The Senior SME serves as the primary knowledge leader for all stakeholders; providing senior guidance and support to development & analysis teams on technical & programmatic requirements as well as requirements analysis and derivation of tasks. The SME shall conduct technical studies, analysis, and evaluation to improve organizational knowledge of doctrine, effectiveness, training leadership, contractor personnel status, and gaps. The Subject Matter Expert shall advise on viability of alternative approaches as well as conduct extensive interaction and maintain working relationships among various representatives of the Intelligence Community (e.g. military services, second- and third-party customers and vendors). The Senior SME will work closely with other SMEs and foster an environment of collaboration, innovation, and mission focus.


  • Considered a “senior expert” in a specific need related to the Cyber mission (this can include domain expertise, technical/software expertise, network/malware analysis) as demonstrated by experience, certifications, training, and education.
  • Minimum of fifteen (15) years of professional experience in the subject area.
  • Professional experience should include expertise in any one of the following areas as they relate to Cyber: Software Engineering, Systems Administration, Systems Engineering, Technical Analysis, Hardware Engineering, Reverse Engineering, Research Scientist, or Malware.

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Job Features

Job CategoryAnalyst, Cybersecurity, Data Science, Software Developer/Engineer, Systems Engineer
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