Job ID: 1923763
Location: , United States
Date Posted: Oct 1, 2019
Subcategory: Cyber Sec Analyst
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Teleworking: Yes
SAIC is seeking candidates for the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), a Combat Support Agency, who engineers and provides command and control capabilities and enterprise infrastructure, to continuously operate and assure a global net-centric enterprise which directly supports joint warfighters, national level leaders, and other mission and coalition partners across the full spectrum of operations.
The SAIC team will help provide software development support and expertise for the unclassified and classified portals DISA Store Front (DSF) in NIPRNet and SIPRNet hosted environments. This includes providing support and expertise for: DISA Service Catalog, order entry and management capabilities for DISA services, process workflow automation, SDE automation, System Integrations, transactions occurring between systems, notifications, and reporting capabilities. DSF employs an Agile development methodology and will use JIRA to support their efforts.
The candidate for this position provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors through imaginative, thorough, and practicable solutions, consistent with organization objectives, possesses complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories, and concepts in the field, has general knowledge of other related disciplines, and provides direction to employees according to established policies and management guidance.
Cyber Security Information Analyst:
Under general technical supervision, performs network monitoring, analysis and reporting in accordance with the provisions of DoD Directive 8570.01-M. These skills and their associated duties may include the following:
Examines potential security violations, incidents, malicious activity, and attacks to determine if policy has been breached, assesses the impact, and preserves artifacts.
Supports incident escalation and assesses probable damages, identifies damage control and remediation, and assists in developing courses of action.
Supervises the installation, monitoring, testing, troubleshooting, and administration of IA hardware and software systems.
Recommends, schedules, and performs IA system repairs, systems administration, and maintenance.
Analyzes patterns of non-compliance or attacks and recommends appropriate actions to minimize security risks and insider threat.
Diagnoses and resolves IA problems in response to reported incidents.
Enhances rule sets to identify or block sources or potential sources of malicious traffic.
Implements, and monitors policies and procedures reflecting the legislative intent of applicable laws and regulations.
Prepares, distributes, and maintains plans, instructions, guidance, and standard operational procedures concerning Information Security.
Participates in IA risk assessments during the C&A process.
Reviews IA and IA enabled software, hardware, and firmware for compliance with appropriate security configuration guidelines, policies, and procedures.
Identifies alternative functional IA security strategies to address organizational security concerns.
Reviews security safeguards to determine that security concerns identified in approved policies, plans, and doctrine have been fully addressed.
Develops and implements programs to ensure that systems, network, and data users are aware of, understand, and follow IA policies and procedures.
Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years of more experience; PhD and 0 years experience
Familiarity with Agile and or SAFe practices. Experience with JIRA. Any equivalent IAT-II certification; if not the certification listed above.
The work can be done remotely from anywhere within the United States.
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