Cyber Security Analyst

at SAIC Corporation
Location Huntsville, AL
Date Posted April 12, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION: SAIC is currently seeking a Cyber Security Analyst in Huntsville, AL with knowledge of DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) and vulnerability monitoring tools in support of compliance and configuration management activities for Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) Aviation & Missile Center, System, Simulation, Software & Integration Directorate (S3I)

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provides support for the independent assessment and compliance of information systems against DoD RMF standards
  • Participates in the creation and enforcement of enterprise security documents (policies, standards, baselines, guidelines and procedures)
  • Responsible for the monitoring, tracking and reporting of POAMs
    Develops and reports on cyber security metrics
  • Conducts software assessments against new software prior to deployment in production environments
  • Reviews requests for changes to system configuration items
  • Uses vulnerability monitoring or scanning tools such as ACAS or SCAP to scan, identify and remediate vulnerabilities across systems
  • Perform vulnerability/risk assessment analysis to support accreditation and other program protection activities
  • Utilize various information system inspection tools to audit systems, analyze potential vulnerabilities and identify mitigation approaches
  • Conduct technical evaluation of information system designs, focusing on information security aspects and accreditation
  • Review completion and implementation of system additions and enhancements, and makes recommendations to management
  • Determine system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware and software compatibility
  • Assist and review program documentation to include RMF reports, accreditation packages, and security policy guides using NIST 800-53A guidance
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technology and security threats as assigned
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or a related technical discipline and 2 years of experience. 
  • Active DoD Secret security clearance required
  • 2 years of experience in performing Information Assurance within the RMF
  • Direct eMASS experience
  • Security+ CE or higher DoD 8570 Certification
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic customer-oriented environment
  • Working knowledge of DISA STIGs and STIG tools/Must be able to interpret DoD STiGs and other security standards and provide technical guidance for their implementation into software and system requirements.

Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit saic.com or Working at SAIC for benefits details.SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.