Cybersecurity Analyst V - 38497 in Fallon, NV at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 5/19/2022

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Job Description

Job Description

The Navy Integrated Training Environment (NITE) Cybersecurity Analyst will serve as the Host Based Security System (HBSS) Administrator and will be part of the Cybersecurity Team to provide IT repair, maintenance, operations, logistics, and engineering services to ensure secure, reliable, and uninterrupted availability of Enterprise IT Systems.

The candidate will be responsible for the operation and system administration of the Host Based Security Systems supporting the Naval Integrated Training Environment.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications Engineering or similar degree. In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted for applicable work experience
  • Typically requires 10+ years of related experience
  • HBSS specific training and/or certification (e.g. DISA HBSS 201 Admin ePO5.1(Required) and DISA HBSS 301 Advanced ePO5.1preferred
  • Comply with the DoD Cyber IT/CSWF Program requirements of DoD 8570.1-M and SECNAV M-5239.2 at the Intermediate (IAT-II) level. Minimum COMPTIA Security+ certification (CISSP) preferred)
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) preferred
  • Understanding of Linux/Unix operating system
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products
  • Knowledge and experience in working with Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS).
  • Must currently hold and be able to maintain US Secret security clearance

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Create customized scanning/testing configurations within testing tools to suit security configuration requirements.
  • Identify the applicable NIST 800-53 security controls or policies that correspond to any finding identified via manual or automated testing, to a specific CVE, IT technologies, or any other physical or logical subject.
  • Perform analysis of cybersecurity directives, policies and instructions to include, but not limited to: Communications Task Orders (CTOs), Fragmentary/Task/Operation Orders (FRAG/TASK/OPORDs), IA Vulnerability Management (IAVM), Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) guidance, and STIG requirements.
  • Ensure current security testing and evaluation software is sufficient to the task of conducting infrastructure security testing and regularly look for and recommend additional software that may fill gaps in current security testing toolset.
  • Provide subject matter expertise concerning known vulnerabilities, and become knowledgeable of newly released vulnerabilities, and discuss methods of exploitation, methods of mitigation or remediation, severity of impact and other pertinent considerations of vulnerabilities.
  • Perform risk analysis/independent verification on security configuration and STIG finding risk reports / POA&Ms for devices on the network.
  • Provide system administration and maintain operations of HBSS servers.
  • Implement HBSS migration/compliance strategy.
  • Troubleshoot HBSS product issues and outages.
  • Administer ePO tree structure management.
  • Administer policy catalog management.
  • Coordinate ASI details and planning as needed.
  • Maintain system patches, O/S, SQL, and HBSS STIG compliance.
  • Resolve ePO server (O/S, ePO, or SQL) issues.
  • Maintain the ePO server (automated tasks, task scheduler, database maintenance tasks, etc.)
  • Ability to work independently or in as an integrated team with strong organizational and communication skills
  • Position requires flexibility to work occasional non-standard work hours and work weeks of more than 40 hours to meet business, customer, and contractual requirements.  Additionally, position requires flexibility as duties and responsibilities may be adjusted to meet business, customer, and contractual requirements.

Security Clearance: Top Secret


Security Clearance: Top Secret
Telework - Not Eligible
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