Red Team Tactics Developer/Operator (Hybrid Remote) #3615


  • US-Remote Employee Location
  • 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 governmental operations that improve the citizen experience every 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?


Remote, work from home but in commuting distance to San Antonio, TX 


Correlates threat data from various sources to establish the identity and modus operandi of malicious threat actors active in client’s networks and posing a potential threat. Provides the customer with assessments facilitating situational awareness and understanding of current cyber threats and adversaries. Produces cyber threat assessments based on entity threat analysis. May provide computer forensic and intrusion support to high technology investigations in the form of computer evidence seizure, computer forensic analysis, data recovery, and network assessments. Researches and maintains proficiency in tools, techniques, countermeasures, and trends in computer network vulnerabilities, data hiding and network security and encryption.


  • Researches malicious actors and their techniques, vulnerabilities, and exploits, and is able to reproduce these techniques in a simulated environment to strengthen national cyberspace defense capabilities
  • Performs reverse engineering and deployment of malware in a threat representative environment to strengthen the Air Force’s threat hunting capabilities
  • Performs penetration testing of critical tools used to defend the nation from cyber attacks
  • Provides timely and actionable tactical cyber intelligence to defensive cyber operators as required to respond to incidents in cyberspace
  • Collaborates with intrusion detection analysts to identify, and coordinate remediation of cyber threats to the client
  • Leverages technical knowledge of computer systems and networks to assess the client’s cyber defense tools, techniques, and procedures
  • Conducts intelligence analysis to assess intrusion signatures associated with preparation for and execution of cyber-attacks


High School with 9+ years (or commensurate experience)


Required Skills and Experience

  • Top Secret Clearance with SCI
  • Familiarity with malicious cyber actors and common methods of cyber attack
  • An in depth understanding of the MITRE Att&ck Matrix and the ability to maneuver in cyberspace
  • Packet analysis experience
  • Ability to read Python code and BASH/PowerShell scripts

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Kali Lunix / Metasploit exploits and tools
  • Cobalt Strike threat emulation software
  • IDA Pro or other reversing software
  • Familiarity with Cyber Defense Tools such as Splunk, Elastic Stack etc.
  • Knowledge of exploitation methodologies
  • Ability to dive deep into the hacker mindset
  • Experience coding is a plus



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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