Cyber Sec Analyst Sr

    Kansas city, MO
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    Job Description


    Cyber Security Analyst Duties: This role willconduct assessment and authorization (A&A) activities following the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) on behalf of a federal civilian agency as a contractor.

    Duties include:

    Designs, tests, and implements secure operating systems, networks, security monitoring, tuning and management of IT security systems and applications, incident response, digital forensics, loss prevention, and eDiscovery actions

    Conducts risk and vulnerability assessment at the network, system and application level

    Assists in the implementation of the required government policy (i.e., NIST SP 800-53, NIST SP 800-37), and makes recommendations on process tailoring

    Performs analyses to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements and safeguards

    Supports the formal Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) required by each government accrediting authority through pre-test preparations, participation in the tests, analysis of the results, and preparation of required reports

    Periodically conducts a review of each system's audits and monitors corrective actions until all actions are closed

    May support cyber metrics development, maintenance and reporting

    May provide briefings to senior staff

    Familiarity with NIST SP 800-53 or similar information security assessment methodology is a plus

    Familiarity with the Cyber Security Assessment Management (CSAM) system is also a plus.


    Required Education: Bachelor's Degree in Business, Liberal Arts, Computer Science or related field.

    Certifications: One or more of the following certifications preferred (Security+, CAP, CISA, CISSP, CISM, GSEC, GCIH, or GSLC)


    Applies extensive technical expertise and has full knowledge of other related disciplines

    Receives assignments in the form of objectives and establishes goals to meet objectives

    Provides guidance to subordinates to achieve goals in accordance with established policies

    Work is reviewed and measured based on meeting objectives and schedules

    Establishes and recommends changes to policies which affect subordinate organization(s)

    Years of Experience:5 years.


    SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

    Posting ID: 552623178Posted: 2020-05-27