Cyberspace Analyst–LVL II

Fort Meade, MD
Full-time


SecureStrux is currently recruiting for a contingency full-time position for a Cyberspace Operations Analyst to support the United States Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM), Fort Meade, Maryland.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The successful candidate communicates complex programmatic cyber planning information, orally and in writing, elicits understanding and support from professional peers and non-specialists. Demonstrates broad, expert knowledge of the Command’s Cyber missions, authorities, and capabilities as well as equivalent information regarding the roles and responsibilities of the Command’s external program partners which includes (but not limited to) other DoD commands and agencies, other U.S. Government agencies and key partners. Evaluates and conducts development of Cyber Network Operations (CNO) requirements and assists in creating CNO Lines of Operations (LOO).

Daily activities include:

  • Provides technical expertise for the identification, development and prioritization of cyberspace operations requirements, processes, procedures, and governing directives
  • Assists in conducting cyberspace operations and defense of the DoD Information Network (DODIN)
  • Provides situational awareness (SA) of cyber incidents, health, performance, availability, and reliability of the DODIN
  • Identifies issues and priorities affecting operations
  • Supports the creation, dissemination, and compliance of applicable orders and directives to the DOD community
  • Addresses areas of concern for the development of cyberspace capabilities for cyberspace operations
  • Prepares and modifies requirements to develop cyberspace capabilities based on the changing cyberspace environment for appropriate Government review, validation, and prioritization
  • Analyzes capability development requirements, concept of operation documents, and system architectures
  • Utilizes automated capabilities to assess risk to DODIN assets
  • Assists in identifying and prioritizing requirements for capability development efforts
  • Analyzes proposed capabilities, recommends COSs, and develops solutions to address areas of concern for shortfalls
  • Develops, maintains, and automates metrics to assess USCYBERCOM operational Measure of Effective and Performance (MOE/MOP)
  • Develops concept papers, technical white papers, and related documentation detailing cyber security practices for implementation throughout DOD
  • Analyzes vulnerabilities with known exploits that do not have vendor-provided mitigation or remediation action
  • Conducts research that focuses on rapidly emerging cyber threats and cyber adversary Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs)
  • Collaborates with internal and external partners to facilitate cyber SA and information sharing
  • Assesses the development of cyberspace capabilities to validate USCYBERCOM requirements

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum six (6) years of experience as a Cyberspace Analyst or a related functional area
  • Minimum of High School Diploma
  • Minimum of DoD 8140/DoD 8570 IAM Level II Certification
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

SECURITY CLEARANCE: ACTIVE TS/SCI with CI Polygraph

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Fort Meade, MD
Full-time


SecureStrux is currently recruiting for a contingency full-time position for a Cyberspace Operations Analyst to support the United States Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM), Fort Meade, Maryland.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The successful candidate communicates complex programmatic cyber planning information, orally and in writing, elicits understanding and support from professional peers and non-specialists. Demonstrates broad, expert knowledge of the Command’s Cyber missions, authorities, and capabilities as well as equivalent information regarding the roles and responsibilities of the Command’s external program partners which includes (but not limited to) other DoD commands and agencies, other U.S. Government agencies and key partners. Evaluates and conducts development of Cyber Network Operations (CNO) requirements and assists in creating CNO Lines of Operations (LOO).

Daily activities include:

  • Provides technical expertise for the identification, development and prioritization of cyberspace operations requirements, processes, procedures, and governing directives
  • Assists in conducting cyberspace operations and defense of the DoD Information Network (DODIN)
  • Provides situational awareness (SA) of cyber incidents, health, performance, availability, and reliability of the DODIN
  • Identifies issues and priorities affecting operations
  • Supports the creation, dissemination, and compliance of applicable orders and directives to the DOD community
  • Addresses areas of concern for the development of cyberspace capabilities for cyberspace operations
  • Prepares and modifies requirements to develop cyberspace capabilities based on the changing cyberspace environment for appropriate Government review, validation, and prioritization
  • Analyzes capability development requirements, concept of operation documents, and system architectures
  • Utilizes automated capabilities to assess risk to DODIN assets
  • Assists in identifying and prioritizing requirements for capability development efforts
  • Analyzes proposed capabilities, recommends COSs, and develops solutions to address areas of concern for shortfalls
  • Develops, maintains, and automates metrics to assess USCYBERCOM operational Measure of Effective and Performance (MOE/MOP)
  • Develops concept papers, technical white papers, and related documentation detailing cyber security practices for implementation throughout DOD
  • Analyzes vulnerabilities with known exploits that do not have vendor-provided mitigation or remediation action
  • Conducts research that focuses on rapidly emerging cyber threats and cyber adversary Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs)
  • Collaborates with internal and external partners to facilitate cyber SA and information sharing
  • Assesses the development of cyberspace capabilities to validate USCYBERCOM requirements

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum six (6) years of experience as a Cyberspace Analyst or a related functional area
  • Minimum of High School Diploma
  • Minimum of DoD 8140/DoD 8570 IAM Level II Certification
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

SECURITY CLEARANCE: ACTIVE TS/SCI with CI Polygraph

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