Mar 20, 2020

Project Engineer, Secret (3606)

  • OBXtek Inc
Full-Time Government

Job Description

OBXtek is currently staffing a Project Engineer position at Fort Belvoir with a focus on coordinating Information Assurance, Cyber Security, and technical support. The Project Engineer will support a wide array of technical and security-based activities concerning the daily operations of the AESD.  


The Project Engineer must have the ability to work with minimal supervision on a wide variety of project types. Strong client skills are essential to the position.

  • Review and coordinate guidelines and policies surrounding risk and security
  • Perform assessment of operational system for acquiring ATO using the Risk Management Framework (RMF) including coordination with SCAV and other stakeholders to close any outstanding issues
  • Have a keen familiarity with the DoD RMF process
  • Document best practices for security and information assurance based on business and user requirements
  • Perform technical analyses on legacy solutions and provide potential alternatives that will improve AESD processes
  • Support AESD testing and validation efforts. Specifically, perform information assurance (IA) testing and verification support in compliance and aligned with DoD regulations
  • Be familiar with DISA’s Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS) and understand its function
  • Experience with Federal Government, DoD, and/or Army Information Assurance
  • Knowledge of DoD/Army Information Assurance Policy & Regulations
  • Does not have formal supervisory responsibilities, although may provide input for (project) team member performance appraisals.
  • Experience with Networking, System Administration or Software Development
  • Dynamic individual who can think outside of the box

Company Information

Headquartered in McLean, Virginia and founded in 2009, OBXtek is a fast-growing leader in the government contracting field. Our mission is Our People…Our Reputation. Our people are trained professionals who enhance our customers’ knowledge and innovation using technology, collaboration, and education.


We offer a robust suite of benefits including comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, Flexible Spending Accounts, matching 401K, paid time off, tuition reimbursement plans and much more.


As a prime contractor for 93% of our current work, OBXtek pairs lessons learned across disciplines with industry standard quality practices such as CMMI-Dev Level III, ITIL, 6Sigma, PMI, and ISO. Our rapid growth has been recognized by INC500, the Washington Business Journal, and Washington Technology magazine.


OBXtek is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, gender identity, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. 




Based on experience

Security Clearance

Active DoD Secret

Job Requirements



  • Active DoD Secret Clearance
  • Experience with the DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) process
  • IAM Level II (CAP , CASP, CISM, CISSP, GSLC) certification required 
  • BA/BS Degree or equivalent <or> 5 years of practical experience
  • 5 years of Federal Government, DoD and/or Army experience
  • 5 years of DoD (e.g. DISA, Army, Navy, USAF, USMC) Information Assurance experience
  • 5 years of DoD (e.g. DISA, Army, Navy, USAF, USMC) RMF experience

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