Hybrid Remote SIEM Engineer #4182


  • US-Remote Located in DC/MD/VA
  • Cybersecurity & Intelligence
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Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers—people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation that improves governmental operations each day.

But we can’t do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We’re changing the face of I.T. – from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we’re excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer?


As an Elastic SIEM Engineer, you will research, develop, and maintain relevant dashboards, visualizations, alerting mechanisms, and machine-learning jobs in the SIEM. In this technical, hands-on role, you are responsible for the successful operation of a variety of cybersecurity tools, logging framework, and cybersecurity infrastructure. You will support written technical deliverables for our government customers and the building and deployment of new capabilities.

Our team is responsible for protecting both our customer and corporate data environments within the Federal Government. You will apply your unique skills to approach and solve analytical cyber-security problems utilizing Elasticsearch tools within the customer environment. 


  • Work with Elasticsearch, Logstash, Beats, Kibana, APM, Elastic Common Schema (ECS), and Elastic Security to index data and perform queries, aggregations, and mappings.
  • Understand data sources for ingestion and parsing as well as data management and retention.
  • Integrate with other operational data platforms and tools (e.g., Kafka).
  • Apply knowledge to the development of visualizations.
  • Maintain knowledge of current security threats, trends, and major actors.
  • Understand the customer’s environment and recommend appropriate technology solutions.
  • Provide technical guidance to and lead discussions with the customer.
  • Foster a positive culture while maintaining high professional standards.

Required Skills and Experience

  • High School with 10+ years (or commensurate experience)
  • Active Secret clearance
  • 3-4+ years’ relevant experience within the Elastic environment
    • Demonstrated experience with the Elasticsearch, Logstash, Beats, Kibana, APM, Elastic Common Schema (ECS), and Elastic Security
    • Familiarity with Elastic APM, Infrastructure monitoring, Elastic SIEM and Uptime monitoring
  • 4+ years’ relevant experience in cyber security with an understanding of and expertise with security methodologies
  • 3+ years’ experience working within the DoD, IC or military.
  • Security + w/ce certification.
  • Strong communication skills both written and oral.

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • AWS Cloud experience
  • CISSP or CISM certification


COVID Policy: New employees will be required to adhere to the Company’s and its clients’ COVID-19 safety procedures. In the event that the COVID-19 vaccination mandate for Federal Contractors is enforced, you must become fully vaccinated or request and be approved for an exemption. Employees working onsite at a client location must comply with our client’s COVID-19 requirements.

GovCIO is a team of professionals who want to make a difference. And that can only happen with a diverse, happy, and cared-for team. So, we prioritize your well-being, equity for all and look for ways to make work a better place for each of us every day.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability status. EOE AA M/ F/Vet/Disabled

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