SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Tenable Nessus Engineer in Durham, North Carolina

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

No Active Clearance Required

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

No Active Clearance Required


Public Trust

Job Family:

Information Technology

Job Description:

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) has an opportunity for a Tenable Engineer to join the security team supporting our federal client Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), with thousands of sites, to continually improve its complex multi-protocol nationwide network. The ideal candidate for this job will be an experienced information security practitioner who is goal-oriented and strives to exceed expectations. This position is located onsite in Durham, NC.


• Responsible for implementation/deployment of Nessus scan engines and Tenable Security Center Continuous View systems and peripherals

• Maintains local and network credentials for Tenable Security Center and provisions access to vulnerability scanning systems.

Responsible for integration of Nessus/TSC with other security and IT systems management tools (i.e. ForeScout, Splunk)

• Responsible for developing and maintaining standard processes and operating procedures, creating technical architecture diagrams and system build documentation

• Works with vulnerability management team to build asset repositories and asset scan policies

• Works independently and with vendors’ professional services to diagnose and troubleshoot any issues with vulnerability assessment tools.


  • BS or equivalent + 2 yrs related experience, or MS + 0 yrs experience

  • Experience with Tenable Nessus

  • Working in a large enterprise environment

  • Experience with Splunk, BMC Atrium, ServiceNow, and enterprise network infrastructures are nice to have.

  • Knowledge of ForeScout CounterACT, Cisco ISE, MobileIron, and Tanium are nice to have.

  • Project planning experience

  • Excellent writing skills

  • Microsoft office suite of applications

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Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Some Telecommuting Allowed

Work Location:

USA NC Triangle - 109 TW Alexander Dr (NCC003)

Additional Work Locations:

CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.

We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.