Cyberspace Analyst 

 

Location: Ft Meade, MD 20755

Employment Type: Full-Time

Clearance: Active Top Secret Clearance w/ polygraph

 

The Cyberspace Analyst 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 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.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Utilizes automated capabilities to assess risk to DODIN assets

  • Assists in identifying and prioritizing requirements for capability development efforts

  • Analyzes proposed capabilities, recommends COA's and develops solutions to address areas of concern for shortfalls

  • Develops, maintains, and automates metrics to assess operational Measure of Effective and Performance (MOE/MOP)

  • Develops concept papers, technical white paper, 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 requirements

 

Qualifications

  • Six (6) years of experience as a Cyberspace Analyst or a related functional area

  • High School Diploma

  • DoD 8140/DoD 8570 IAM Level II Certification

  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Active Top Secret Clearance w/ CI polygraph

 

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