Cybersecurity Policy Analyst, Senior

Arlington, Virginia, United States
Mar 14, 2019
Mar 18, 2019
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0051176

Cybersecurity Policy Analyst, Senior

Key Role: 

Provide support, execution, and management services to a high visibility DoD Information Assurance (IA) division. Provide onsite Cybersecurity technical expertise, including Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA), IA and network security policy compliance, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) requirements, and Risk Management Framework (RMF) continuous monitoring. Assist with investigating impacts and developing implementation recommendations regarding changes or additions to existing policies and production of new policies. Participate in internal and external IA policy working groups, support the advocacy of DoD interests, and prepare memorandums, decision packages, point papers, briefings, and messages. Conduct in-depth reviews of DoD and Joint staff manuals and instructions to assess security, operational, and resource impact and develop technical content. Support the development and implementation of IA policies to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of DoD networks. Review Certification and Accreditation (C&A) paperwork and documents and develop DoD guidance, workflows, and templates required for the RMF for DoD IT. This position is located in Washington, DC.

Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience with IT

-5 years of experience with IT in a managerial capacity

-Ability to develop and brief material to senior client leadership to support decision-making

-Secret clearance

-HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with IT Cybersecurity policy, compliance, and standards for the Navy or DoD

-Ability to work independently, collaboratively, creatively, and analytically in a problem-solving environment

-Possession of excellent technical and analytical skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BA or BS degree in Cybersecurity, Business, or Management Information Systems

-CompTIA Security+ Certification or 8570 DoD Approved Certifications, including IAT Level II or III


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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