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Project Engineer

Job Type: Direct Hire

Job ID: 11070

Project Engineer, Columbia, Maryland

Our client is seeking a Project Engineer for a Direct Hire opportunity in Columbia, Maryland.

NOTE:  US Citizen Only due to client requirements.

Job Description

Our client is in search of a project engineer to support diverse technology in a fast-paced, high-customer satisfaction oriented environment. Will be part of a team of project engineers who will be conducting technical evaluations of products using artificial intelligence. 

The Project Engineer should have experience working as an analyst in an offensive/defensive capacity and be able to describe details of a threat model, ways to apply the threat models, and understand threat actors or environment vulnerabilities. Strong problem solving and communication skills required to work both independently and with a small dedicated team.  Project engineers will be documenting their observations and drafting reports for final deliverables to client. Flexible schedule and extended hours likely.  



  • 1 year SOC/NOC experience in any role


  • Network Traffic Analysis
  • Endpoint OS/Log Event Analysis
  • Malware Analysis / Bug Hunting Experience
  • SEIM Experience (Splunk/ArcSight/ELK/MA ESM|NSM/FE CMS)
  • Web / Host Exploit Development
  • Bash/Powershell/Assembly/C (any flavor)/Python/PHP/Ruby familiarity
  • Red Team / Blue Team / Pen-testing/security experience


Please Note

  • Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. 
  • No calls, inquiries, or Third Party Vendors please. 
  • We are an equal opportunity employer (Unable to sponsor H1B Visas).
  • $1000 Referral Bonus Offered -


Since 1988, The ACI Group, a National IT staffing firm, has been committed to hiring the industry’s leading professionals, and presenting exciting career opportunities. We have access to varied types of contract, permanent and contract-to-perm positions and offer a choice of employment options including a full benefits package.

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