Cyber Sec Analyst Principal

  • SAIC,
  • Fairmont, WV
  • 10 hours ago
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Analyst, Systems, Software, IT, Security, Test, Network, VM, Windows, SAS
Full Time

Job Description

Description

SAIC is the sole provider of Systems and Software Assurance Services to the NASA IV&V Program located in Fairmont, West Virginia. At the NASA IV&V Facility, we support NASA's IV&V Program, delivering analysis and verification & validation of safety-critical and mission-critical software for a number of important NASA programs, including both human and robotic exploration as well as earth and space science collection platforms.

The successful candidate will use his or her simulation and modeling software background, software and system engineering expertise, and NASA domain experience to evaluate target programs to ensure safety and mission success.

Responsibilities include:

  • Designs, tests, and implements secure operating systems, networks, security monitoring, tuning and management of IT security systems and applications, incident response, digital forensics, loss prevention, and eDiscovery actions.
  • Conducts risk and vulnerability assessment at the network, system and application level. Conducts threat modeling exercises.
  • Develops and implements security controls and formulates operational risk mitigations along with assisting in security awareness programs.
  • Involved in a wide range of security issues including architectures, firewalls, electronic data traffic, and network access.
  • Researches, evaluates and recommends new security tools, techniques, and technologies and introduces them to the enterprise in alignment with IT security strategy.
  • Utilizes COTS/GOTS and custom tools and processes/procedures in order to scan, identify, contain, mitigate and remediate vulnerabilities, and intrusions.
  • Assists in the implementation of the required government policy (i.e., NISPOM, DCID 6/3), and makes recommendations on process tailoring. Performs analyses to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements and safeguards.
  • Supports the formal Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) required by each government accrediting authority through pre-test preparations, participation in the tests, analysis of the results, and preparation of required reports.
  • Periodically conducts a review of each system's audits and monitors corrective actions until all actions are closed.
  • May support cyber metrics development, maintenance and reporting. May provide briefings to senior staff. Utilizes COTS/GOTS and custom tools and processes/procedures in order to scan, identify, contain, mitigate and remediate vulnerabilities, and intrusions.
  • Assists in the implementation of the required government policy (i.e., NISPOM, DCID 6/3), and makes recommendations on process tailoring. Performs analyses to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements and safeguards.
  • Supports the formal Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) required by each government accrediting authority through pre-test preparations, participation in the tests, analysis of the results, and preparation of required reports.
  • Periodically conducts a review of each system's audits and monitors corrective actions until all actions are closed.
  • May support cyber metrics development, maintenance and reporting.
  • May provide briefings to senior staff.


Qualifications

REQUIRED Qualifications:

Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience;

Vulnerability scan tools, techniques, and procedure experience (i.e. Nessus)
Offensive cyber security assessment experience (penetration testing)
Defensive cyber security strategy knowledge
Enterprise-level network architecture and infrastructure knowledge
Network engineering or at least 5 years of network administration experience
Network security architecture knowledge
Network security tools implementation or administration experience (firewalls,IDS/IPS,proxy,web services,access control,etc)
Virtualization infrastructure experience (Virtual Machine [VM


My SAIC Benefits.


Company Information

Dice Id : 10111346
Position Id : 2015174
Originally Posted : 4 weeks ago

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