ProSphere Tek Cyber Security Engineer 1 in Charleston, South Carolina


ProSphere is seeking an entry level Cyber Security Engineer. The successful candidate will take direction from team leads in performing tasks, activities, and reporting in the information technology arena. The main area of expertise should be in Cyber Security protection of networks and systems. The Cyber Security Engineer requires information technology experience in the methods, procedures, and actions required to protect and secure information systems hardware and software against malicious and damaging attacks and actions. Additionally, the candidate should be familiar with NIST special publications, specifically NIST SP800-53, and also have one (1) year experience in the technology and techniques to protect highly sensitive systems. This is a full-time position located in Charleston, SC. Veterans are encouraged to apply.


  • Perform cyber security scanning for medical information and business systems

  • Provide systems analysis and reporting based on scanning results

  • Perform vulnerability assessments on computers, laptops and servers

  • Provide recommendations on related vulnerability assessments

  • Perform testing on recommended solutions for vulnerability remediation

  • Provide input to Risk Based Decisions (RBD)

  • Create Plan of Action and Milestones (POAMS) related to RBDs


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Physical Science, Physics, Network Security, or Computer Science

  • One (1) year of engineering experience related to communication, computer, radar or similar systems

  • Demonstrated ability to provide input to technical/engineering teams

  • Ability to multi-task across multiple, complex task assignments involving diverse engineering disciplines

  • Excellent written and oral communications commensurate with management role

  • Must currently have an active Secret level security clearance adjudicated by DoD and listed in JPAS

  • Ability to work overtime required on occasion

  • Travel may be required

  • Remote and on-call responsibilities may be required

  • Ability to sit at a workstation for long periods of time

It is ProSphere’s policy to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Job ID 2018-1710