Cyber Info Assurance Analyst II

Colorado Springs, CO
United States

Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Yes Secret
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description

Job Responsibilities
As a Cyber Info Assurance Analyst II, the candidate will provide top tier support the Cybersecurity Operations staff for resolving complex Cybersecurity issues. The successful candidate will be accountable for quality work products. He/she must be able to prioritize and execute tasks and enjoy working in a collaborative team environment, prepare coherent and concise documentation required for certification evaluation.

Required Tasks:
  • Conduct assessments of systems and networks within the networking environment or enclave and identify where thosesystems and networks deviate from acceptable configurations, enclave policy, or local policy
  • Execute vulnerability assessments; ensure mitigation of risks and support obtaining certification and accreditation of systems
  • Support 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
  • Document the results of Certification and Accreditation activities and technical or coordination activity and prepare the system Security Plans and update the Plan of Actions and Milestones POA&M
  • Assist in implementation of RMF-based policies and procedures; make recommendations on process tailoring, participate in and document process activities
  • Must be able to prioritize and execute tasks in a collaborative team environment within schedules and timelines
  • Qualifications
    Desired Competencies/Education/Certifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related discipline with 2 years of work related experience, or 6 years of experiencein lieu of a degree
  • Candidate must hold an active DoD 8570 IA Workforce Improvement Program IAT Level II Approved BaselineCertification or be able to obtain one post-employment
  • CISSP certification
  • Working knowledge of Linux Red Hat and Microsoft operating systems
  • Working knowledge and understanding of boundary protection devices, including firewalls and IPS devices
  • Understanding of project management, schedule & planning basics

  • Clearance Requirements:
  • Must possess or be able to obtain a Secret security clearance