Defense Point Security
  • Washington, DC, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Benefits: See Below

Do you want to work for a company that is passionate about security and has a fun, start-up culture with large company perks? Do you want to be in an environment where you will continuously learn new skills, grow and take on new opportunities due to the abundance of new projects on the horizon?

If you answered yes to these questions, this opportunity could be for you! 

Defense Point Security is currently seeking a Mobile Devices Security Engineer in Washington, DC.  You will support a large government organization's efforts to secure wireless devices under NIST with strong understanding of ISPD policy.

Mobile Devices Security Engineer Job Responsibilities:

  • Apply an enterprise-wide set of disciplines for the planning, analysis, design and construction of information systems on an enterprise-wide basis or across a major sector of the enterprise. Specific responsibility in vulnerability and patch management of wireless devices.
  • Provide security testing support for applications in the either internally or externally with written authorization environment to include all new applications, modifications to existing systems or testing for performance for Operating Systems (OS) upgrades or major hardware changes.
  • Monitor the enterprise wireless environment (controllers and APs) and periodically run security tests to determine the state of the environment.
  • Check for unauthorized installations of wireless devices, remove unauthorized devices and report to the ISSO of such discovered devices.
  • Develop a security policy to address the device, app, and data security issues around a Mobile Device program that allows the use of wireless devices such as iPhones or Windows smart phones.

Mobile Devices Security Engineer Job Qualifications:

  • This position requires US Citizenship due to our Federal contractual obligations.
  • Bachelor's degree.
  • 5 years experience in wireless security management and mitigation.
  • Experience supporting enterprise security in a complex environment.
  • Experience with patch management and deployment for both the enterprise and wireless devices designated by NIST.
  • Strong understanding of ISPD policy.


Job Location: Washington, DC

Position Type: Full Time/ Regular

Security Requirement: Public Trust

All candidates must be clearable.

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Defense Point Security is an IT Security Consulting firm specializing in public and private sector security solutions.  Our goal is to provide expert IT security services to our clients while cultivating information security knowledge among all employees for the advancement of cyber security.  Defense Point Security offers a competitive employment package including medical, vision, and dental insurance (among others).

Defense Point Security offers a competitive benefits package to include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Premiums are 100% paid by DPS for employee and eligible dependents
  • Personal Accident Insurance paid by DPS
  • Life Insurance paid by DPS
  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance paid by DPS
  • 401k Contribution Matching and 100% vested after 90 days
  • Flexible Spending Accounts 
  • Commuter Assistance
  • Paid Time Off starting at 3 weeks a year (15 days)
  • 10 paid Federal Holidays
  • Capital BikeShare Membership for DC Metro Area
  • Reimbursement for qualifying training expenses
  • Flexible / Alternative Work Schedules


Defense Point Security is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse Community workforce. DPS gives equal consideration to all qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender identity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, marital status, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.

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