Senior Cyber Security Analyst/ISSO (Active Polygraph Required) in Bethesda, MD at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/27/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Work with others on program security team to provide for all aspects of security to include but not limited to the following:

  • Provide expert-level knowledge, both in context and execution with the Risk Management Framework to support a NIST SP 800-53 HHM systems through the A&A process.
  • Construct thorough and complete security documentation to include, but not limited to, System Security Plans (SSPs), Plan of Actions and Milestones (POA&Ms), and any other artifacts to support the Body of Evidence (BOE), for sponsor's approval.
  • Identify security controls and work with engineering, development and testing staff to construct proper test plans and procedures.
  • Implement security audit reviews verifying that the audit records are collected and reviewed.
  • Coordinate all security testing exercises, working with external assessment teams and technical staff.
  • Configure and support various AWS services to protect the security posture of the system

Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated strong technical skills and analytic abilities, as well as experience performing system security analysis and risk management.
  • Demonstrated experience with security in the Amazon Web Services environment.
  • Demonstrated experience performing complex technical tasks in pursuit of overall goals with minimal direction.
  • Demonstrated experience in translating an understanding of systems and applications into security test plans and perform hands on security testing.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of risk management methodologies.
  • Demonstrated experience to analyze test results and suggest mitigations for security problems.
  • Demonstrated technical experiences with system configuration, development, and design specifically around enterprise systems and hypervisors.
  • Demonstrated experience with Linux and virtual platforms.
  • Documented working experience with public and private information security groups and organizations.
  • Possesses experience with communicating vulnerability results and risk posture to senior executives.
  • Possess a broad knowledge of Information Security policies and guidance, as well as the ability to assist in researching, evaluating, and developing relevant security policies and guidance.
  • CISSP - Certified Information Systems Security Professional

BA/BS or equivelent years of related experience.

15+ years of related experience.

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