Senior Cybersecurity Analyst

Edwards, California, United States

Spectrum is seeking a talented Senior Cyber Analyst to provide support for our customer located at Edwards AFB, CA. In this role you will advise and assist our customers with cybersecurity test planning, execution, and reporting within an operational test environment.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

Apply your Cybersecurity analytical ability to support our customer’s various operational cyber test programs with the following typical duties to:

  • Advise on integrated, dynamic Cyber defense and leverage Cybersecurity solutions.
  • Identify intrusion/attack paths and recommend detection and prevention, situational awareness of intrusions, and incident response actions.
  • Offer risk reduction strategies, and risk mitigation plans, and fully document existing processes, project enhancements, and test results.



  • Must have at least 6 years of relevant experience in cyber security, network defense, and/or network attack—plus experience with military aircraft and systems or associated cyber testing of aircraft subsystems and related information systems is highly desired.
  • Past technical support consisting of independent, rapid assessments that research and evaluate system capabilities, technical parameters, threats, and vulnerabilities.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability or experience to obtain measurements and signals data, conduct data analysis, and present data in graphic, tabular, and narrative forms.
  • Adeptly skilled in using Microsoft Office product suite (Word, Outlook, Excel, and Access).
  • Ability to learn new software applications for data analytics and statistical analysis.
  • Knowledge of National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST) and Department of Defense (DoD) policies, procedures and guidance for cyber systems testing.
  • Knowledge of the handling, processing and disposition of highly confidential information.
  • Ability to plan and organize work, meet deadlines and work under pressure.
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team member.


  • Bachelors’ degree in a technical field from a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM) based program. A Master’s degree in a STEM technical field is highly desired.


  • Requires equivalent DoD 8570 Information Assurance Manager Level II or III Baseline Certification, such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Security Clearance:

  • An active, fully adjudicated DoD Secret Security clearance.


  • Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
  • Retirement Plan (401k, IRA)
  • Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
  • Family Leave (Maternity, Paternity)
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability
  • Training & Development
  • Wellness Resources
  • Stock Option Plan
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Tags: Analytics CISSP Clearance Cyber defense DoD DoDD 8570 Incident response NIST Security Clearance STEM Vulnerabilities

Perks/benefits: 401(k) matching Equity Health care Insurance Medical leave Parental leave Wellness

Region: North America
Country: United States
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Category: Analyst Jobs

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