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Cybersecurity Analyst

Company: JT4 LLC
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

Company Profile JT4, LLC provides engineering and technical support to multiple western test ranges for the U.S. Air Force, Space Force and Navy under the Joint Range Technical Services Contract, better known as J-Tech II. JT4 develops and maintains realistic, integrated test and training environments and prepares our nation's war-fighting aircraft, weapons systems, space and aircrews for today's missions and tomorrow's global challenges. Perform as Cyber Analyst for the National Space Training and Testing Complex, located in Colorado specifically supporting the development of the Transportable Range Operations Center.


-- Essential Functions/Duties A Cybersecurity Analyst II performs a variety of cybersecurity tasks in monitoring information systems and securing the Information Technology (IT) infrastructure operational environment to include developing and updating system security plans (SSPs), developing plans of action and milestones (POA&Ms), managing and controlling changes to the systems, conducting audits, providing incident response, vulnerability assessments, and assessing the security impact of security and non-security-relevant changes. Work is at an intermediate level and involves managing deadlines and cybersecurity engineering support for members of development, sustainment, or operations and maintenance team. This position is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado supporting the USSF Delta 11, National Space Test and Training Complex. Employee will be responsible to perform the following functions/duties:
Conduct research and reference reading in obtaining technical information
Keep informed of currently approved standards, codes, and procedures applied to cybersecurity specialty
Perform systems engineering activities in the areas of cybersecurity / Information Assurance (IA) / System Security Engineering (SSE), and security assessment and authorization (A&A) in accordance to NIST SP 800-53 Risk Management Framework (RMF)
Apply risk management concepts to mitigate vulnerabilities in system security architectures
Interface with the Information System Security Manager (ISSM), program managers, system stakeholders, and external contractors to coordinate cybersecurity requirements and architecture flow down from the system level to individual elements of the system
Assist in preparation of reports, correspondence, or technical studies
Perform other job-related duties, as required. Other Responsibilities Each employee must read, understand, and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality, and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures, and policies pertaining to their job. Working Conditions Work is performed in a typical office environment with no unusual hazards. Occasional lifting (up to 20 pounds), constant sitting and use of a computer terminal; constant use of sight abilities while writing, reviewing, and editing documents, constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication; and constant mental alertness are required. Routine travel to remote company work locations and work in field environment with occasional overnight assignment may be required Requirements -- Education, Technical, and Work Experience A bachelor's degree in Computer / Information Technology / Information Assurance focused on cybersecurity, or equivalent academic/technical training/certification; three or more years of experience in computer systems security, and/or related area of expertise; compliance or ability to become compliant to DoD 8570.01-M, IAT/Level II compliance; a Security+ certification or completion within designated timeframe; and one of the following certifications: CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, CND or SSCP are required for this position. Additional desired qualifications include Certified Ethical Hacker or Certified Enterprise Risk Professional (CEH/ CERP) In addition, a Cybersecurity Analyst II must possess the following qualifications:
Conceptual knowledge of RMF process, eMASS, ACAS, SCAP, STIG, Cyber Risk Assessments (CRAs), Cyber Table Top (CTT), or related process
Robust conceptual and practical understanding of IT infrastructure designs, technologies, products, and services
Experience supporting various system configurations such as standalone, local area networks (LANs), and wide area networks (WANs)
Experience formulating and/or interpreting cyber threat analysis of adversary techniques, tactics, and procedures used to disrupt computer networks
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, analytical ability, judgment, and the ability to work effectively with the customer and Cybersecurity Engineering Support Team
Ability to plan, organize, and work under strict deadlines
Experience with planning, designing, executing, and assessing discussion-based exercises. Disclaimer The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by personnel assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of persons so classified. Tasking is in support of a federal government contract that requires U.S. citizenship. Some jobs may require a candidate to be eligible for a government security clearance, state-issued driver's license or other licenses / certifications and the inability to obtain and maintain the required clearance, license or certification may affect an employee's ability to maintain employment. SALARY The expected pay range for this position is 73K to 110K The salary range offered for this position is a good faith description of the expected salary range this role will pay. JT4 LLC considers factors such as (but not limited to) responsibilities of the position, candidate's work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, as well as, market and business considerations when extending an offer. BENEFITS
Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
Life Insurance
Disability Insurance
Paid Time Off
401(k) Plan Options with Employer matching SCC: JCIS11; A2STTR Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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