Cyber Security Analyst II

Location:

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

Time to Fill:

Immediate

Clearance:

yes

Type:

Full-Time Employee

Responsibilities:

· Responsible for identifying cyber security requirements for information systems certification and accreditation.

· Performs assessment of present levels of cyber security, defines acceptable levels of risk, knowledge of proper cyber security practices.

· Identifies potential vulnerabilities to cyber and information security.

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

· Independently selects methods, plans and coordinates the details, and carries work through to its conclusion with minimal guidance.

· Completed work is reviewed for soundness of analysis, the suitability of methods used, and for conformance with organizational analytical procedures and practices.

· Plans, coordinates and conducts reviews, assessments, studies and projects.

· Plans, arranges, manages and conducts data collection and analysis work in support of cyber security assessments.

· Serves as an advisor on all aspects of the assigned program’s cyber security areas.

· Programs and issues may present problems that may require application of new developments and technology application.

· Compiles new information, considers data from multiple sources, and follows standard approaches & methods to plan and carry out assignments.

· Reviews, conducts and evaluates sampling, surveys, data and findings. Monitors operations to identify and rectify problems.

· Evaluates adequacy of controls and corrective measures and identifies and makes recommendations on determinations of alternate measures.

· Prepares, coordinates and/or reviews the preparation of written plans, schedules and milestones for accomplishing goals.

· Participates in meetings regarding cyber security concerns related to the assigned projects.

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

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

· Liaison duties include, but are not limited to: providing direct planning, coordination, Information Assurance, Interoperability, and Mission Assurance assessment and exercise support onsite.

· CONUS and overseas travel required

Qualifications:

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

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

· 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.

· Must be familiar with systems integration techniques, system trade-off analysis, and/or program planning.

Additional Information:

N/A

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