The Naval Nuclear Laboratory is seeking a highly motivated professional to join its Cyber Security team. The successful candidate will work in a technically diverse and dynamic environment with a team of IT Security professionals responsible for all aspects of the IT environment supporting the needs of the business. Apply now if you want to apply your IT skills in a mission driven environment.
The successful candidate will be involved in multiple aspects of supporting and managing the cyber security program.
Some of the duties and responsibilities of this position may include, but are not limited to:
Support the Assessment and Authorization (A&A) of new and existing information systems.
Act as an Information System Security Officer (ISSO) for information systems. ISSO responsibilities will include maintaining the system security plan and associated documentation and to ensure the secure operation of the information system throughout its life cycle.
Enter and maintain A&A information in a specialized application.
Consult with the information system owner, administrators and subject matter experts and support user awareness initiatives.
Perform security control assessments to validate the degree to which controls are implemented in accordance with the system security plan.
Support development of security policy and requirements.
Appropriately represent cyber security on cross-functional IT project teams.
Perform incident response team actions as assigned.
Perform required security reviews to authorize security relevant processes.
Review and edit and/or author technical correspondence.
Must posses strong written and oral communication skills.
Must have experience applying IT security principles.
Must have strong understanding of and experience with Windows client and server operating systems, and Active Directory.
- Must have experience working with networking technologies and understanding of network security concepts.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum of four years of relevant experience; or
Master's degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum of two years of relevant experience
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum of six years of relevant experience; or
Master's degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum of four years of relevant experience
Job Preferred Skills
Experience with Governance Risk and Compliance Solutions (GRC).
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) certification.
ISSO or ISSM experience.
Knowledge of and familiarity with Government security regulations and standards such as FISMA, FIPS and NIST.
Experience in Oracle security.
Experience with Linux or Unix operating systems, particularly security hardening.
Prior experience conducting vulnerability assessments.
Prior experience with risk assessment and determination.
Experience with security related technologies such as firewalls, intrusion detection systems and security assessment applications.
Prior experience working in a collaborative environment.
Minimum 3.0/4.0 cumulative grade point average.
Master of Science Degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Management Information Systems or a related discipline from an accredited college or university.