Cybersecurity Architect

at Exeter Government Services, LLC
Published November 26, 2022
Location Tampa, FL
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

Job Title: SOCOM - Cybersecurity Architect Senior

Location: MacDill AFB, Tampa FL

Required Clearance: TS-SCI

Certifications: DoD 8570 IASAE Level II [CompTIA CASP, CISSP (or Associate), (ISC)2 Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP)

Required Education: Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution; commensurate level of experience can be substituted for education requirement

Required Experience: Eight (8) years of progressive, relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and experience

Position Description:

Exeter is seeking a qualified professional who shall provide Cybersecurity Architecture engineering in support of Cybersecurity defense-in depth programs for designated networks and cloud environments. The contractor shall provide a complete and thorough risk assessment analysis of Information Technology (IT) and Information Systems (IS) to ensure systems and networks maintain the appropriate level of confidentiality, integrity, and availability based on national, DoD, Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), USSOCOM, Component Command, Theater Special Operations Command (TSOC), and deployed forces security regulations and directives. The Contractor shall provide Cybersecurity engineering support for DISN, DIA, Defense Switched Network (DSN), and Cross Domain Solutions (CDS) Connection Approval Packages.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide dedicated, on-site support for Cybersecurity architecture engineering

  • Conduct network audits, assess results, and provide corrective actions

  • Perform risk and vulnerability assessments for engineered networks and systems on the Special Operations Forces (SOF) Information Environment (SIE)

  • Ensure engineering tasks and solutions comply with accreditation, certification and connection standards for designated networks and systems

  • Engineer and analyze solutions for vulnerability and risk assessment to ensure solutions are in compliance with security standards and measures

  • Coordinate with subordinate, adjacent, supporting, and senior organizations and agencies to support the resolution of security issues, accreditation and connection approvals, and engineering requests

  • Provide Assessment and Authorization support; engineer solutions to ensure they include sound network security and design; provide project management support services

  • Review, analyze, and document the security requirements of applications, systems, and networks across their life cycles

  • Review Security Test and Evaluation plans; develop or refine them as necessary

  • Advise USSOCOM, its Component Commands, TSOCs, and deployed forces on network and system risks, risk mitigation, Course of Action (COAs), and operational recommendations

  • Recommend technology upgrades and modifications based on evolving technologies, best practices, and strategic initiatives

  • Evaluate Computer Network Defense (CND) tools; conduct functionality analyses and develop CND architectures; assist in the creation of Concept of Operations (CONOPs) and policies for the appropriate use of defensive tools

  • Evaluate, assess, and ensure the compliance of ports and protocols utilized by IT infrastructures, systems, platforms, products, applications, and network security devices (e.g., router Access Control List (ACLs), firewall configuration, ports and protocol nodes, network cabling, etc.)

  • Research and recommend network security guidance based upon DoD, DIA, USCYBERCOM, Joint Force Headquarters - Department of Defense Information Networks (JFHQ-DODIN), and other directed guidance

Required Qualifications:

  • Top Secret Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI) clearance required

  • Certifications: DoD 8570 IASAE Level II [CompTIA CASP, CISSP (or Associate), (ISC)2 Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP)

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution; commensurate level of experience can be substituted for education requirement

  • Eight (8) years of progressive, relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Working knowledge of the DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides and the Cloud Security Requirements Guide

  • Knowledge and experience with DoD cybersecurity processes and policies (e.g., Department of Defense Instruction (DoDI) 8510.01, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Committee of National Security Systems (CNSS) and other cybersecurity policies)

Desired Qualifications/Experience:

  • Experience with the US Combatant Commands (USCENTCOM/USSOCOM) is desired

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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