• Information Security Analyst

    Job Location US-FL-Cape Canaveral
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(8/3/2018 3:39 PM)
    Requisition ID
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    The Navy Guidance Test Facility in Cape Canaveral, Florida provides test and evaluation support to the Navy’s Trident Guidance System test program. Within the facility are a number a classified computer systems and networks which must remain compliant to Department of Defense (DoD) standards. The individual will report directly to the on-site Draper manager and work closely within an engineering staff consisting of Draper, General Dynamics, and Raytheon employees.


    The individual will interpret and apply cybersecurity policies and procedures, conduct security evaluations, and develop and implement solutions to problems. The individual will provide assistance to Draper staff to resolve issues with unclassified work station computer systems. The individual will have the opportunity to continue their education in the IA/Cybersecurity field.


    The individual will be responsible for the maintenance of all classified computer systems and networks to include the following:

    • Apply information security/IA principles, policies, and procedures per current DOD cybersecurity requirements.
    • Conduct risk and vulnerability assessments and correct deficiencies.
    • Work with Draper Cambridge cybersecurity staff to identify and implement opportunities to improve processes.
    • Records keeping of audit findings and threat and risk assessments.
    • Work with staff to provide guidance on the application of current information security policies, principles, and practices.
    • Act as on-site Draper IT Administrator and work with Draper staff to resolve issues with unclassified systems.
    • Keep abreast of current IA/Cybersecurity threats and industry trends.




    Education and Work Experience Required:


    Minimum DOD approved IAT Level II Certification.


    Recent experience working with DOD IA/Cybersecurity standards.


    Self-motivated, ability to coordinate and schedule several tasks, ability to work closely with other individuals. Five years of experience in the IA/Cybersecurity field preferred.


    Security Clearance and U.S. Citizenship is required.



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