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Cybersecurity - ACAS

Job ID: 2406974
Location: REMOTE WORK, DC, United States
Date Posted: Jun 5, 2024
Category: Cyber
Subcategory: Cybersecurity Spec
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: Interim Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: Hybrid Remote
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Job Description


SAIC has an opportunity for a Scanning/Vulnerability Management Analyst (Cybersecurity Specialist-ACAS) to support the US Army Corps of Engineers Revolutionary IT Services (USACE RITS) program.

The candidate needs to live near Washington DC to go into the office once a week. 

The Ideal Candidate will serve as a member of the Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) team responsible for operating and maintaining the USCAE ACAS.  This position supports timely and accurate scanning and reporting per USACE, DoD policies and orders. 

The candidate should have at least 3-5 years of proven experience with Security and auditing tools for Windows and Linux operating systems such as ACAS, to include: installing, configuring, maintenance, backups, and restore.

Overall Duties include:

  • Deploy, maintain, and perform tuning of ACAS scanners to meet current and future needs, IAW latest Best Practice Guide and CORA/CCRI requirements
  • Develop / create, deploy, and manage ACAS scan configurations IAW ACAS BPG
  • Conduct scans and provide detailed reporting to leadership
  • Ensures scheduled scans are covering 100% of intended assets and are being run successfully.
  • Ensure all ACAS scanners and Security Center are operational and reporting properly
  • Perform required vulnerability scans and create repositories, queries, and dashboards as necessary to ensure vulnerability report information is available
  • Investigate false positives or any invalid scan data results
  • Develop tracking mechanism for false positives and track false positives until the finding is corrected; provide results upon resolution
  • Upgrade Security Centers and Scanners to the latest DISA-approved version, as well as having the latest patches installed as they are approved and released.
  • Continuously monitor the performance and integrity of ACAS, assess scan times, and make changes to improve performance.



  • Bachelors and four (4) years or more experience. Additional four (4) years of experience in lieu of degree
  • Scripting or Application programming interface (API) (i.e. PowerShell, Python, etc.) experience a huge plus
  • Experience in supporting, configuring, administering Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) and/or Nessus (MUST have)


  • Must have one (1) current DoD 8570 IAT II certification (i.e. CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, CND, OR SSCP)


  • Must be able to obtain a full Secret Clearance; Interim Secret required prior to start, SAIC will help to obtain
  • Must be a current US Citizen

Target salary range: $95,001 - $105,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

SAIC accepts applications on an ongoing basis and there is no deadline.

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.


SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator focused on advancing the power of technology and innovation to serve and protect our world. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in mission IT, enterprise IT, engineering services and professional services. We integrate emerging technology, rapidly and securely, into mission critical operations that modernize and enable critical national imperatives.

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