Cybersecurity Analyst (Mid-Senior)

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Cybersecurity Analyst to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

Dynetics is seeking qualified candidates to oversee, evaluate, and support the documentation, verification & validation, and authorization processes necessary to assure that government systems meet the cybersecurity standards and requirements. Candidates must have proven experience providing cybersecurity support such as:

* Utilizing best practices and methods for monitoring, auditing, and measuring risk, compliance, and assurance efforts.

* Ensuring risk, compliance, and assurance efforts conform to DoD security, resilience, and dependability requirements at the software application, system, and network levels.

* Documenting preliminary or residual security risks for system operation & manage and approve Accreditation Packages. Verifying that the software application/network/system accreditation and assurance documentation is current.

* Monitoring and evaluating a system's compliance with DoD security, resilience, and dependability requirements including performing validation steps, comparing actual results with expected results and analyze the differences to identify impact and risks.

* Provide an accurate technical evaluation of the software application, system, or network, documenting the security posture, capabilities, and vulnerabilities against applicable NIST controls. Recommending new or revised security measures and countermeasures based on risk analysis then verifying that security postures are implemented as stated, document deviations, and recommend required actions to correct those deviations.

Basic Qualifications

  • Candidates must possess a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution in a STEM or engineering field.
  • Candidates must also comply with the experience, training, and certification requirements IAW DoD 8570.01 IAT level II or IAM level III.
  • Candidate must be a self-starter, be detail-oriented, have strong written and verbal communication skills and work well with others.
  • Candidate must demonstrate strong teamwork skills suitable to the work environment
  • The candidate must adapt quickly and continue learning a wide variety of technologies
  • Candidate must have experience applying knowledge and skills to three or more of the following areas:
    • Candidate must demonstrate technical proficiency in network standards, principles, and documentation
    • Candidate should possess minimum 3 years of experience in Information Technology, such as server and workstation networking and network configuration.
    • Candidate must have a foundational understanding of cybersecurity with the ability to develop and maintain a Risk Management Framework authorization package.
    • Familiarity with DoD STIG requirements, RMF, IAVMs
    • Familiarity with Cybersecurity assessment tools (ACAS, Nessus, SCC, STIG Viewer)
    • Knowledge of Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Windows Operating Systems
    • Experience with Linux and other open-source operating systems blended with various Microsoft environments is required

Work location will be Redstone Arsenal.

Other Qualifications

  • Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.
  • Candidates should have strong communication skills and be able to work in a team-oriented environment supporting a diverse customer base comprised of program managers, engineers, analysts, specialists, and technicians.
  • Highly Desirable:
    • Experience with Agile / DevSecOps environments.
    • Prior experience supporting Cyber test events
    • Experience with Cyber Engineering processes and procedures

Some travel may be required.

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (as well as maintain) a Final Secret Clearance.

Job Number:
01.02.01-2021-11
Closing Date:
05/24/2021

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