Cybersecurity Specialist

Dahlgren, Virginia, United States

Resource Management Concepts, Inc.

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The Cybersecurity Analyst will provide support for proposing, coordinating, implementing, and enforcing information systems or enclave cybersecurity policies, standards, and methodologies; maintains operational security posture for an information system, program, or enclave to ensure cybersecurity standards, and procedures are established and followed; performs day-to-day security operations of the system or enclave; perform IT security control validations; provide configuration management (CM) for information system security software, hardware, and firmware; manage changes to system and assess the security impact of those changes; prepare and review documentation to include Systems Security Plans (SSPs) and Security Assessment & Authorization (SA&A) packages in accordance with DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) procedures.

Requirements

  • Ability to develop IA documentation to support certification of compliance to applicable Risk Management Framework (RMF) Standards
  •  Ensuring the uninterrupted delivery of information technology systems
  •  Maintaining and supporting current and ongoing Certification and Accreditation (C&A) packages
  •  Implementing and supporting cybersecurity standards to include NIST and Risk Management Framework (RMF) C&A Standards
  •  Working with systems owners, government managers, and other stakeholders to manage cybersecurity requirements
  •  Performing regular systems security scans, and maintaining records of such scans, as required by C&A guidelines.
  •  Responding to Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVAs) as necessary to address systems vulnerabilities
  •  Reviewing systems security utilization logs per cybersecurity standards 
  •  Reviewing and evaluating information technology software, hardware and networks and the overall cybersecurity posture of information technology systems
  • Recommendations for security improvements based on advances in industry or response to threat intelligence.
  • 3+ years of relevant work experience is required in Information Assurance and Information Systems Security.  The selected applicant must be able to work independently and with a team.
  • A DoD 8570 IAT Level 2 (Security+ CE or equivalent) or Level 3 (CASP, CISSP, or equivalent)
  • Security Clearance: An active DoD Interim Security clearance is required to start. Top Secret clearance is highly desired. Applicant selected may be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Benefits

At RMC, we're committed to your career growth! RMC differentiates itself from other firms through its investment in our employees. We invest our resources to train, certify, educate, and build our employees. RMC can offer you a great place to work with a small company feel and give you the experience and certifications that will take your career to the next level. RMC also offers high-quality, low-deductible healthcare plans and a competitive 401K package.

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Tags: C CASP+ CISSP Clearance Compliance DoD DoDD 8570 NIST Risk management RMF Security assessment Security Clearance System Security Plan Threat intelligence Top Secret Top Secret Clearance Vulnerabilities

Perks/benefits: Startup environment

Regions: Africa North America
Country: United States
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