Senior Cyber Security Analyst

Employer
System One
Location
Quantico, VA
Posted
Oct 04, 2022
Closes
Oct 08, 2022
Ref
674858222
Hours
Full Time
ALTA IT has a Contract to Hire position open for a Senior Cyber Security Analyst. Location - Quantico, VA - Hybrid Active Secret Clearance to start Responsibilities: Supports all authorization package ACAS related tasks assigned to ISSEs and NQVs.The goal is to provide the required artifacts IAW the Navy Testing Guidance and Risk Management Framework (RMF) Process Guide required for the submission of an RMF Authorization package.Performs 90 Day Baseline Scans for each Authorization package in accordance with Navy requirements; provide Detailed Vulnerability List (DVL) Reports for use in the eMASS record; provide ACAS Summary Reports in accordance with the Navy Testing Guidance.Conducts weekly and "As Needed" ACAS scans in support of RMF STEP 3/STEP 4 processes, vulnerability assessments and queries specifically targeting authorization package assets; support continuous monitoring for authorized packages and report vulnerability status of all active Enterprise Security packages; create asset lists using provided hardware lists.Performs risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle using the Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) tool. Initiates Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS) registrations, prepares, processes, updates and monitors RMF Assessment and Authorization (A) packages; ensures A packages are evaluated and maintained in a compliant status; implements and validates A packages to ensure security controls and vulnerabilities meet DON RMF authorization compliance requirements. Performs all RMF STEPS and processes required to obtain Authorization to Operate (ATO) for multiple classified and unclassified systems. Designs, develops, engineers, and implements cybersecurity solutions that meet DON security requirements. Responsible for ensuring the integration and implementation of computer system security meets Navy compliance requirements. Identifies test requirements and tools based upon system architectures. Develops, reviews and implements security test plans and procedures. Establishes and satisfies system-wide information security requirements based on analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands. Supports the Government Cyber Security Managers in the development and implementation of cyber security doctrine and policies. Manages and maintains A packages using eMASS and XACTA tools. Reviews and assess system engineering documentation, (CONOPS, Contingency Plans, and installation and configuration specifications) to ensure security compliance and to identify security risks. Prepares briefing slides, status charts and support documentation for presentation to the client. Reviews and assess system diagrams for accuracy, consistency and traceability to hardware, ports, protocols and services (PPS) and authorization boundaries. ?Basic Qualifications: 5+ years of experience in the systems security discipline with specific emphasis on Navy Cybersecurity practices. Must meet or exceed OPNAVINST 5239 requirements to be certified as a Navy Qualified Validator or must be certified within six months of start date.Experience in the development of RMF Assessment and Authorization (A) Security Plans (SP), System Level Continuous Monitoring (SLCM), Ports, Protocols and Services Management (PPSM), Host Based Security Systems (HBSS), Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) vulnerability scanning. Experience with Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS) tools. Experience preparing, processing, assessing, validating, and maintaining RMF A packages using eMASS and XACTA tools.Must have experience with using public key-based technologies for applications. Security+ certification or equivalent. Secret to start but must be able to adjudicated to the TS/SCI clearance level. Preferred Qualifications: Completed Navy RMF training Formal ACAS training Formal eMASS training