Cyber Policy Analyst - Army Weapons Systems

By Light Professional IT Services LLC
Fort Belvoir, VA
Sep 15, 2022
Sep 25, 2022
Full Time
Responsibilities: Provide support in evaluating the cybersecurity posture and vulnerabilities of major weapons systems, programs of record, tactical networks, control systems, and installations and developing mitigation strategies to reduce risk. This task supports the Army's compliance with National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) directives including, but not limited to, Sections 1647 and 1650 of the NDAA. The support will include: Providing input to, and facilitation for, working groups tasked with the responsibility to ensure that mandated cyber security requirements are met.Providing recommendations regarding system compliance, identification of systemic trends, and mitigation guidance.Developing and maintaining associated plan of action memoranda.Assessment Reports: Analyze assessment reports and synopsize cybersecurity findings in information papers and other written formats for submission to task lead. Track assessment schedules and keep task lead updated on number of events that require support.Meetings: Attend monthly meetings to represent Army position on solutions. Write executive summaries and information papers, as required, after attendance at meetings.Risk Assessments: Analyze cybersecurity findings for Programs of Records and tactical networks and provide risk assessments, as required. Required Experience/Qualifications: Operational Tasks:Army Risk Management Council (ARMC) Charter and CoordinationTMT Comment Adjudication & StaffingBusiness Rules/MemorandaASA (ALT) / PEO Engagement and SynchronizationCoordinates and syncs with Cyber Focal for touchpoints/leverage opportunitiesActionable Continuous MonitoringAttends Cyberspace Operational Resilience Assessment-Platform meetingsAttends Cyber Resilience Community of PracticeOther Stakeholder Engagements:Supports Cyber Readiness Framework (G-3-5-7 led)Attends the Mission Focused Cyber Hardening Working Group (OUSD A led)Army Cyberspace Council (ACyC) meetings - AttendAttends Control Systems/OT Coordination for Installations meetingsSpecial Projects:POM 24-28 Planning Task - Weapon System Cyber ResilienceAttends Bi-Weekly WG meetingsControl Systems/OT Coordination for InstallationsAttends and supports emerging Control systems/Installation meetings - Provide EXSUMS for each.Attends and supports ROC drills (as scheduled) - provide EXSUMS with critical G-6 due-outs and schedule.Provide information on G-6 equities and coordinate working group (WG) Preferred Experience/Qualifications: High level of experience in developing DoD policy, guidance, and tools to aid the DoD Components in implementing programs for Control Systems (CS) on DoD installationsAbility to write Executive Summaries (EXSUMs) and Points of Main Effort (POMEs)An understanding of General Order No. 2020-20 (Establishment of the offices of the Chief Information Officer and the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-6)An understanding of General Order No. 2020-01 (Assignment of Functions and Responsibilities within Headquarters, Department of the Army Special Requirements/Security Clearance: Secret clearance8570 IAM Level I certificationBy Light does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters; vaccination requirements and testing are subject to the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements; testing is at the cost of the employee. Physical Demands: None