Cyber Operations Specialist III

Annapolis Junction, MD
Jun 17, 2021
Jun 26, 2021
Full Time
Job Summary/Company:

Sparks Group is seeking a Cyber Operations Specialist to join a highly technical team supporting vulnerability assessments of large weapon systems. The candidate must be able to work across the full stack from hardware to application layer. An active TS/SCI with Polygraph is required for this direct hire role. If you are interested in learning more about Sparks Group and the opportunity, please submit your resume today.

  • Perform hands-on vulnerability assessments to identify mitigation strategies related to possible threats
  • Provide technical assessments or applications and infrastructure, security design reviews and risk assessments
  • Perform information security event analysis, network defense tactic and techniques
  • Conduct research and analysis of current/emerging cyber threats defining requirements, testing concepts and equipment, as well as data collection requirements for assessments and test
  • Participate in the overall system engineering lifecycle and framework that incorporates cyber resilient systems

Qualifications/Background Profile:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security, or other InfoSec disciplines
  • 5 years of experience as a Cyber Operations Specialist on program and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity
  • DoD 8140 (8570) IAT Level III (CASP CE, CCNP, CISA, CISSP, GCED, or GCIH) required
  • Due to government requirement, only US Citizens will be considered for this role
  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph

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Qualified candidates should send their resume AND call Sparks Group for additional details. Please note, resume must include a valid email address in order to be considered. We look forward to discussing your background, your current job search, and your potential career path with Sparks Group!

Sparks Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, pregnancy, citizenship, family status, genetic information, disability, or protect veteran status.

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