Cyber Security Analyst I

Location:

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

Time to Fill:

Immediate

Clearance:

Yes

Type:

Full-Time Employee

Responsibilities:

· Assists in performing technical and analytical cyber security work.

· Performs assessment of present levels of cyber security and possesses knowledge of proper cyber security practices.

  • Identifies potential vulnerabilities to cyber and information security.

· Requires knowledge of technologies for network scanning, patching, defense, and response to cyber threats.

  • The work requires the ability to learn and apply established methods, procedures and techniques.

· Assists in selecting methods, plans and coordinates the details, and carries work through to its conclusion with guidance.

· Compiles information, considers data from multiple sources, and follows standard approaches, and procedures to plan/carry out assignments.

· Reviews, conducts and evaluates routine sampling, surveys, data and findings.

· Monitors operations to identify and rectify problems. Evaluates adequacy of controls and corrective measures and identifies and make recommendations to higher level employee on determinations of alternate measures.

· Proposes agenda topics, tracks resulting action items, coordinates development of presentations, and ensures complete coordination.

· Reviews and prepares portions of cyber security assessment plans, forms, procedures, reports and related documents.

· Coordinates issues pertaining to project compliance, schedule and corrective actions.

· Performs collection and assists in compilation of technical and programmatic data from a variety of sources.

· Conducts limited analysis, integration, categorization, and summarization of cyber security data and develops briefings, and reports.

· May be required to serve as a Combatant Command Liaison Representative in the United States or abroad.

  • Liaison duties would include: providing direct planning, coordination, Information Assurance, Interoperability, and Mission Assurance assessment and exercise support onsite.

· CONUS and overseas travel required

Qualifications:

· Level II certification in accordance with DOD Manual 8570.01-M.

· Progressively responsible experience in the management of computer networks and information systems.

· Must possess sufficient familiarity with cyber security qualitative and quantitative analysis tools to assess and apply to the solution of problems.

·  Discipline may be required to utilize advanced knowledge of cyber security policy, defensive cyber operations, and cyber security reporting requirements.

· Experience must include one year as a practicing analyst or staff officer responsible for the functional area of cybersecurity.

· Clearance Requirement: US Citizen with existing Department of Defense security clearance and the ability to maintain that clearance

Additional Information:

N/A

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