Cyber Security Analyst


  • Understand known security issues with existing systems and support design of the to-be architecture that resolves these security issues
  • Assess and identify additional security issues with existing systems (that may not be explicitly identified)
  • Support systems architect and systems integrator in creating at least two to-be architectural alternatives for a new system that will meet current security requirements
  • Navigate the system, team, and customer through the Authority to Operate (ATO) process on a Secret/Classified system
  • Recommend tools for security scanning and testing, including network, operations, and coding
  • Recommend and create processes for security controls, processes, and best practices
  • Capture, document, and report discovered or suspected security, privacy, confidentiality incidents


*Must have or be able to obtain Secret Clearance

Required Experience:

  • Five (5) or more years of experience developing, executing, and evaluating various cyber security systems
  • Experience achieving authorities to operate for Government systems classified at Secret clearance or higher
  • Experience recommending security solutions for systems architectures
  • Experience developing, executing, and evaluating:
    • Contingency plans
    • Vulnerability assessments
    • System Security plans
    • System, data, and communications protections
    • Integrity procedures
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Experience:

  • Previous experience working with the Department of Commerce
  • Previous experience working with a Secret/Classified System

Education and Training:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in information systems
  • IT systems security professional certification preferred


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