Junior Information Security Analyst

Linthicum, MD

XOR Security is a leading provider of cyber solutions, services and support to Military Forces, Intelligence Agencies and Federal Civilian customers. Focused on computer network defense operations, we design, develop and assure a broad range of systems for sustainment of mission critical requirements, and homeland security. In support of these ongoing efforts, XOR Security is actively seeking a Junior IA Analyst.

Required Qualifications:

  • Provides technical and programmatic Information Assurance services in support of DC3 network and information security systems utilizing tools such as ACAS, FireEye, HBSS, PaloAlto, SCCM, SCOM, SolarWinds, Splunk, and Tanium.  
  • Designs, develops and implements security requirements within DC3 business processes.  
  • Provides information assurance support for the development and implementation of security architectures to meet new and evolving security requirements.
  • Prepares documentation in accordance with the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) in order to maintain ATOs for identified networks and IT including DEN, SDEN, DC3ON, DIBLAN.  Prepares Security Test and Evaluation plans.  
  • Provides certification and accreditation assessment and authorization (A&A) support for the development of security and contingency plans and conducts complex risk and vulnerability assessments.
  • Evaluates products and recommends system enhancements to improve security deficiencies.  
  • Develops, tests and integrates computer and network security tools.
  • Secures system configurations, installs security tools, scans systems in order to determine compliancy, and reports results. Conducts security program audits and develops solutions to mitigate identified risks.  Evaluates, develops, and enhances security requirements, policy and tools.  
  • Provides assistance in computer incident investigations.  
  • Performs vulnerability assessments including development of risk mitigation strategies. 

Closing Statement:

XOR Security offers a very competitive benefits package including paid health insurance coverage from first day of employment, 401k with a vested company match, vacation and supplemental insurance benefits.

XOR Security is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). M/F/D/V.

Citizenship Clearance Requirement
Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and CI polygraph - Applicants must meet eligibility requirements – US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED and a TOP SECRET Clearance!


* Salary range is an estimate based on our salary survey at salaries.infosec-jobs.com

Tags: Audits Clearance Network security NIST Polygraph Risk management Splunk Top Secret Top Secret Clearance

Perks/benefits: 401(k) matching Health care

Region: North America
Country: United States
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