Cybersecurity Engineer

The Cybersecurity Engineer role includes a variety of advanced-level information security positions related to implementing and maintaining cybersecurity systems. This role requires an advanced understanding of information security principles, including network security, authentication, cryptography, and project and risk management. The Cybersecurity Engineer is one of three advanced-level, core cybersecurity roles mapped directly to the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education’s CyberSeek model.

Overview

Common Job Titles
  • Security Engineer
  • Network Security Engineer
  • Information Security Engineer
  • Senior Security Engineer
  • Cyber Security Engineer
U.S. Job Openings
  • 40,988
Related Experience
  • Networking
  • Software Development
  • Systems Engineering
Skills Needed
  • Information Security
  • Network Security
  • Linux
  • Information Systems
  • Python
  • Cryptography
  • Cisco
  • Project Management
  • Authentication

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(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

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The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification path teaches you the necessary skills and best practices to effectively create and execute enterprise-wide information security strategies. You need five years of professional experience in the information security field to achieve the CISSP, but you can become an Associate of (ISC)² by passing the exam without experience.

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(ISC)² Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (CISSP-ISSEP)

Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (CISSP-ISSEP)

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The Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (CISSP-ISSMP) certification path teaches you how to design, construct and operate a network with a defined level of availability, integrity and confidentiality. In addition to passing the exam, you must have a CISSP and two years cumulative paid work experience in ISSEP domain areas to achieve certification.

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CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+)

CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+)

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The CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) certification path teaches you the skills required to conceptualize, design and engineer secure solutions across complex enterprise environments. In addition to passing the exam, you need ten years of professional working experience in IT administration, with at least five of those years specifically focused on hands-on technical security.

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