Do you want to be at the forefront of the United States’ expansion into space?  If so, submit your resume ASAP!  We are currently recruiting for a Cyber Security Specialist, Sr. to join our client’s world-class workforce.  You would be part of a company that embraces challenges and provides personally and professionally rewarding career opportunities!

This position is located on Vandenberg Air Force Base/Lompoc, CA – a town surrounded by mountainous landscapes and known for its budding wine industry!  This position is Full Time and Temp to Hire, with the hours from 7:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Fridays.  The pay rate for this position will be decided based upon your experience.  If you are qualified and interested, submit your resume today!

**This position is located on the military base and so does require you to be able to gain base access.  If chosen, this position requires a background check and drug test**

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide Cybersecurity (CS) support to the Launch and Test Range System (LTRS) across the Enterprise
  • Perform Assessment and Authorization (A&A) activities in accordance with RMF process
  • Develop, modify, and review A&A documentation
  • Analyze the CS architecture of IT systems for compliance with DoD policies; develop and execute security test plans; and use security tools such as ACAS, SCAP, and execution of STIGs
  • Assess the CS risk of IT systems documenting them in formal risk assessments and supporting artifacts associated with the A&A process
  • Organize, develop, and present briefings, written summaries, and written reports incorporating narrative, tabular and/or graphic elements
  • Provide CS Subject Matter Expertise (SME) support to project teams
  • Determine the security posture and CS accreditation readiness of systems and architectures
  • Support engineering design teams by assessing network and system security design features and making recommendations concerning overall security accreditation readiness and compliance with IA/CS guidance and best practices
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • DoD 8570 IAT II or IAM II Certified (Security+CE or equivalent)
  • The flexibility to work occasional non-duty hours or on weekends
  • Ability to travel 20%
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret and/or Top Security Clearance, which includes U.S. Citizenship or U.S. naturalization
  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License required
  • Software and application security evaluation skills using automated software evaluation tools
  • Network and/or System Administration technical expertise with Microsoft operating systems, Linux/Unix operating systems, Cisco products, VMWare/virtualization; and Cross Domain Solutions/Guards
  • Ability to prepare and execute detailed computer system analysis, including interim and final reports and presentation of analysis data
  • Ability to research policies, procedures, standards, and guidance, and apply under specific conditions for the protection of information and information systems
  • Ability to conduct Information Systems vulnerability assessment, risk mitigation, and Plan of Action and Milestone (POA&M) development and tracking; understanding and application of mitigation strategies
  • Strong understanding of DIACAP, RMF, ACAS, and Vulnerability Management
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Five years or more of Cybersecurity related experience
  • Strong technical skills
  • Strong communication skills, written and oral, to interact with team members and customers
  • Experience in a team environment

We provide equal employment opportunities in hiring, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, and all other employment decisions. These opportunities and other conditions of employment are extended to qualified applicants and employees without regard to an individual’s ancestry, race, color, religious creed, sex, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity (including transgender) or expression, age, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, citizenship/immigration status, military or veteran status, or any other protected status under applicable laws.

 

 

 

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