Senior Information Security Analyst

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Information Security
Location
Annapolis Junction, Maryland

REQ#: RQ58773

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Eagle Alliance is looking for a Senior Information Security Analyst that holds a TS/SCI with Poly clearance. Position is Monday through Friday with weekend coverage as needed

Eagle Alliance is currently seeking a Vulnerability Scanning Specialist to be part of our Vulnerability Assessment Team. The selected candidate will perform with various tools in support of the client’s Continuous Monitoring effort. If selected, you will perform vulnerability and compliance scans of OS, database, and applications using industry standard tools. You must also have an understanding and experience with common cybersecurity toolsets and processes to include STIGS, ACAS, IAVA Management and Implementation.

A Day in the Life Will Likely Include:

  • Support the implementation of new security solutions, participate in the creation and maintenance of policies, standards, baselines, guidelines and procedures
  • Support the enforcement of security policies across the organization
  • Conduct vulnerability audits and assessments
  • Prepare and execute security test plans, and assess security control effectiveness
  • Work with stakeholders across enterprise to ensure compliance with security policies, standards, best practices and guidelines
  • Utilizing the ServiceNow platform import Nessus Scan Files into the SecOps module, generating automated tickets to be worked by vulnerability groups

Sounds good? What You’ll Need to Land this Job:

  • Active TS/SCI with current Polygraph
  • 5+ years of full-time experience working in IT organizations and technical environments
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or equivalent degree and/or work experience
  • Knowledge of Windows/Linux system administration for setting up Security Center and Nessus Scanners
  • REQUIRED Certifications​: Security+ AND CEH (Certified Ethical Hacking)
  • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols
  • Previous exposure to networking architecture coupled with an understanding of network fundamentals
  • Experience with configuring a vulnerability management platform and performing scans
  • Diverse experience configuring and maintaining security systems: Vulnerability Scanners
  • Self-motivated with a desire to learn everything you can about information security
  • Sense of urgency in relation to cyber-attacks
  • Ability to clearly communicate complex technical concepts in simple, professional written English

CWIP - IAT level II Compliance:

Persons provide network environment (NE) and advance level compute environment (CE) support. Responsible for finding and fixing unprotected vulnerabilities and ensuring that remote access points are well secured. Focuses on threats and vulnerabilities and improving the security of systems. Demonstrates a mastery of the functions of the IAT Level I position. Monitors, tests and troubleshoots hardware and software IA problems pertaining to the network environment. Recommends and schedules IA related repairs to include performing IA related customer support functions such as installation, configuration, troubleshooting, customer assistance, in response to customer requirements for the network environment (NE). Analyzes patterns of non-compliance and identifies vulnerabilities resulting from a departure from the implementation plan or that were not apparent during testing. Provides leadership and direction to IA operations personnel. Implement applicable patches including IAVAs, and IAVBs for their environment.  (Reference: Policy 6-34) for Cyber Workforce Improvement Plan (CWIP).

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