• Cyber Security Analyst (P)

    Job Locations US-DC
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/7/2018 8:38 PM)
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  • Overview

    VETS Inc is hiring for a full time Cyber Security Analyst to support one of our Government Contracts in Washington, DC.


    *This position is contingent upon award



    The Cyber Security Analyst will provide technical support and consulting within OPSM’s Team by ensuring compliance with security requirements outlined by FISMA, NIST, OMB and other federal guidelines for all of the SBA Loan Management System Applications.

    The Cyber Security Analyst will be actively engaged in identifying unique system characteristics, interviewing key organizational personnel (technical, administrative, and executive), and working with consulting teams to develop and manage security documentation throughout the system lifecycle in support of FISMA requirements. This includes, but is not limited to; security categorizations, system security plans, privacy impact assessments, contingency plans, configuration management plans, incident response plans, POA&Ms, vulnerability assessment reports, deviation requests, and any other necessary documents to support a system’s authority to operate (ATO).


    The Cyber Security Analyst performs the following services

    • Responsible for the development of security artifacts and/or standards and policies across multiple IT platforms, including: Mainframe, Client Server, and Web-based systems.
    • Possesses an understanding of capabilities associated with security monitoring products across all IT platforms.
    • Ensures that all policies reflect current standards in place including FISMA and other industry standards.
    • Monitors compliance and conducts periodic reviews of policies.



    • Minimum Education: BA/BS degree in information systems, computer science, or related fields.
    • Minimum Experience: 4 years working in the SA&A field and at least 2 years information systems, computer science, or related fields (may be concurrent).
    • Must have experience with the following:
      • Working face-to-face with multiple stakeholders interviewing, planning, or participating in a team effort to bring multiple complex projects to fruition in a highly motivated, fast paced environment.
      • Development of SA&A process documents.
      • Understanding of Cloud platforms (PaaS, SaaS, IaaS) and protections as described in FedRAMP.
      • Assess/audit systems to analyze risk and report on identified weaknesses.
      • Conducting in-depth technical reviews of new and existing IT systems in order to identify the appropriate mitigation strategies required to bring these systems into compliance with established policy and industry guidelines.
      • Providing ongoing gap analysis of current policies, practices, and procedures as they relate to established guidelines outlined by NIST, OMB, FISMA, etc.
      • Knowledge of IT security architecture and design (firewalls, Intrusion Detection Systems, Virtual Private Networking, and virus/malware protection technologies - behavioral based a plus).
      • Knowledge of LAN/WAN design and general internetworking technologies. Hands-on experience a plus.
      • Knowledge of Windows and Unix operating systems. Hands-on experience a plus.



    EEO Statement

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.


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