Job ID: 218615
Location: ROCKVILLE, MD, United States
Date Posted: Jun 8, 2021
Subcategory: Cybersecurity Spec
Shift: Night Job
Minimum Clearance Required: Public Trust
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: No
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JOB DESCRIPTION: This position is in support of the HHS Next Generation IT Services IT Operations contract. Seeking a Cybersecurity Specialist Associate to work as an analyst in a 24x7x365 Security Operations Center (SOC). The SOC Analyst will(1) conducts security monitoring, tuning and management of IT infrastructure security systems and applications, to include security incident response, digital forensics and loss prevention actions; (2) Utilizes COTS/GOTS and custom security tools and processes/procedures to scan, identify, contain, mitigate and remediate security vulnerabilities, and intrusion; (3) Performs analysis to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements and safeguards; (4) Conducts reviews of system audits and monitors corrective actions until all actions are closed. Assists in the implementation of required government policy (i.e., FISMA, NIST) and makes recommendations on process tailoring; (4) Supports formal Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) required by government accrediting authority through pre-test preparations, participation in the tests, analysis of the results, and preparation of required reports; (5) Supports cyber metrics development, maintenance and reporting; (6) Provide reports and/or briefings to senior staff.
SCOPE: N/A LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT: N/A KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS AND ABILITY: Limited use and/or application of technical principles, theories, and concepts. Receives assignments in the form of specific tasks for the work to be completed. Work is reviewed by management to measure meeting objectives and schedules. PROBLEM COMPLEXITY: Develops solutions to routine technical problems of limited scope. Follows standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained. FREEDOM TO ACT: Work is closely supervised. Follows specific, detailed instructions. IMPACT: Contributes to completion of routine technical tasks. Failure to achieve results can normally be overcome without serious effect on schedules and programs LIASON: Contacts are primarily with immediate supervisor, project leaders, and other professionals in the group.
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