Chenega Corporation Cyber Security Systems/Network Specialist – ACAS in Boston, Massachusetts
Cyber Security Systems/Network Specialist – ACAS
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Position: Cyber Security Systems/Network Specialist – ACAS
Summary: The Cyber Security Systems/Network Specialist will provide cyber systems support for customer network and mission systems, including system scanning using enterprise vulnerability scanning tools and techniques. Primary system is the DoD Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS).
Duties and Responsibilities:
Administer and manage deployed U.S. Army enterprise vulnerability scanning tools (ACAS, SCAP, AESS and Tanium).
Monitor system performance and scan results to identify trends, vulnerabilities, and performance issues that could impact supported systems security posture.
Support the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process IAW DoDI 8500.01 and 8510.01 which manages the life-cycle cybersecurity risk to DoD Information Technology, including current tracking and submission processes for accreditation packages.
Utilize DoD applications and tools, such as Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS), to record RMF requirements and activities including implementation of Security Controls.
Develop and support database scripts to automate daily routines and provide alerts.
Utilize Army approved vulnerability scanning tools and reports (ACAS, SCAP, STIG) and SCCM reporting tools, to identify, remediate and report vulnerabilities and to support remediation analytics.
Submit network and system changes, and major version software updates through the change management process for approval prior to installation wide deployment or distribution.
Know and participate in security compliance efforts that will be assessed and validated by the Government IAW DoDI 8510.01 and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) 800.53, Revision 4, and NIST 800-53A, Revision 4.
Provide collaborative courses of action (COA) for observed issues, trends or vulnerabilities.
Collaborate in threat assessment, vulnerability analysis, risk assessment and system/network risk mitigation.
Maintain professional certifications, training and professional education as required by Army baseline standards and supporting cyber computing environments (e.g. AESS, AEMS, ACAS).
Participate in reviews of software, hardware and network architecture change requests submitted through the configuration management process.
Interface with client and ensure effective communication.
Follow all NEC policies, procedures and regulations.
Maintain currency on technology and service capabilities.
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s Degree required. 4+ years of relevant experience, or a combination of experience and training may be used in lieu of a degree.
6+ years of related experience required
Must be proficient in the use of Tenable ACAS (current Army approved version) to create and manage Asset List, Scan Jobs, Credential Management, Analysis and Reports with the Security Center Console.
Must be well versed in the Army’s Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) program, process, and mitigation actions utilizing ACAS tools and reports.
Expertise in Tenable Security Center.
Experience with cyber security vulnerability testing related network and system test tools (e.g., SCCM, Nessus, Tanium, SCAP).
Experience in security engineering involving various computer hardware and software operating system and application solutions in both a stand-alone and in LAN/WAN configurations is desired.
Experience implementing DoD and Federal IA Assessment and Authorization (A&A) processes, IA controls and developing and maintaining associated documentation is desired.
Experience with network and system security administration, including operating system security configuration and account management best practices for MS Windows is desired.
Experience with PowerShell and Command scripting is desired.
Possess Baseline and Full Computing Environment Certifications for IAT-II IAW DoD 8570.01-M and BBP 05-PR-M-0002.
ACAS training certification required.
Must have SSBI with Tier 5 investigation
Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Native preference under PL 93-638.
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