Cyber Security, Senior Associate

Norfolk, VA
Mar 03, 2022
Mar 19, 2022
IT, Security Engineer
Full Time
Clearance Required:


Education Required:


US Citizenship:


The MIL Corporation is now hiring!

Let your imagination take flight supporting the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD). Looking to find work that stimulates your mind, challenges your skills, and satisfies your curiosity? MIL currently holds several multi-year contracts with NAWCAD in the areas of Cyber, C5ISR, and Information Technology systems.


The MIL Corporation is seeking a Cyber Security, Senior Associate to provide support to accomplish feature deployment, security policy implementation, multi-factor authentication, access control enforcement, activity monitoring, configuration tuning, and system administration in support of the Commander, Naval Installations Command located on the Norfolk Naval Base in Norfolk, VA.

  • Work with all relevant Security Operations Center (SOC) customer groups including, systems administration team, network teams, security teams, infrastructure team, Enterprise Help Desk, program managers, and business unit sponsors
  • Provide customer support for end users and help desk
  • Maintain and update customer systems infrastructure configurations as needed, including network segments, switch integrations, wireless integrations, VM, VPN integrations, etc.
  • Track all internal cases and adhere to change management process as specified by the customer
  • Define and create, when needed, operational and cybersecurity polices in accordance with US Navy RMF, NIST, and other Department of Defense regulations and guidelines
  • Participate in project meetings and conference calls
  • Provide monthly status reports that summarize outstanding problems and barriers, tasks completed and anticipated future actions
  • Train customer personnel in cybersecurity practices
  • Provide recommendations for tool configuration and user training needs
  • Know and conduct continuous monitoring actions in accordance with NIST 800-137, including recommending updates and reconfigurations to meet customer's needs
  • Support automated reporting capabilities
  • Define standard operations, incident response, and backup procedures
  • Conduct extensive investigations with DoD and US Navy cybersecurity standards towards the acceptance of new products onto a military network
  • Provide outputs needed to support RMF, such as recommending changes in technical mitigation documents
  • Possess technical experience to recommend mitigating and/or remediating vulnerabilities or misconfigurations found in reviewing various customer eMASS packages
  • Document findings and severity levels of non-compliance in formalized professional reporting, written and oral briefs, etc. in a customer acceptable format

Required Qualifications
  • 10 years relevant experience
  • U.S. Navy Risk Management Framework (RMF) process and procedures experience
  • 2-5 years of experience with eMASS
  • Security+ Certification
  • Ability to be pro-active with tasks
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Analytical ability to discover cybersecurity problems in test results
  • Federal guidelines you may be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or willingness to obtain vaccination

Desired Qualifications
  • CISSP Certification


Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field from an accredited college. Six (6) years of work experience related to the position or an Associate's Degree plus four (4) years of additional work experience related to the position may be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree.


All applicants for this position must possess a current Secret clearance; please note that the clearance process takes into account financial background aspects.

Why MIL?

MIL is a dynamic workforce of industry professionals who deliver world-class solutions in cyber, engineering, financial management, and information technology - and we are looking for candidates like you. Whether you're fresh out of college or the military or well into your professional services career, MIL has great job opportunities that might be right for you.

Here at The MIL Corporation, we pride ourselves on the family-like environment instilled amongst our team. Our employees love working here, and it truly shows through our various recognitions & awards. Some of our most recent awards include:
  • 2020, 2019, 2018, & 2017 Top Workplaces Award, The Washington Post (Washington, D.C.)
  • 2020, 2017 Top Workplace Award, Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly, and Charleston Business Magazine (South Carolina)
  • 2019 & 2018 Certified Great Workplace, Great Place to Work®
  • 2018 Fortune, Great Place to Work: Best Place to Work for Diversity
  • 2018, Above & Beyond Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense

If your goal is to help the federal government deploy leading technologies, improve financial management, or defend the nation in cyberspace, The MIL Corporation welcomes you. Become a part of something greater, where you, the people, make the difference.

The MIL Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.