Stefan Maerz is NCCS’s newest Cyber Security Engineer. He works in NCCS’s HPC-Ops group and is a member of the HPC Security team.
Stefan comes to ORNL from Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) where he was a Computer Information Security Specialist for LANL’s Office of the CIO. In that role, he worked on LANL’s cyber security program in support of the National Nuclear Security Administration’s (NNSA) mission of ensuring the safety, security, and effectiveness of the United States’ enduring nuclear weapons stockpile. During his time at LANL he managed information system change requests, evaluated system risk posture, and collaborated with various NNSA sites to improve information security governance processes throughout the NNSA.
Prior to that Stefan consulted in healthcare, was a Systems Administrator, and developed information security programs.
Stefan also holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Information Science and Technology from the Missouri University of Science and Technology.