Cyber Sec Analyst Senior - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


A leader in the exciting and growing field of High Performance Computing (HPC) is searching for a Cyber Security Analyst to join our team supporting the Department of Defense (DoD) High Performance Computing Modernization Program (DoD HPCMP) located at the Engineering Development and Research Center (EDRC) Vicksburg, MS.


The successful candidate will serve as the local DRSC Information Systems Security (ISS) senior representative responsible for the delivery, management and continuous process improvement of operational security information systems at EDRC by providing Information Security (INFOSEC) and Information Assurance (IA) engineering and analysis.


Specific Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates security-related policies, procedures, guidelines with the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM).

  • Reports all security-related incidents to the ISSM.

  • Develops and maintains the System Security Plan (SSP)

  • Conducts periodic reviews of the SSP and any security related documentation.

  • Implements Risk Management Framework (RMF) controls throughout the infrastructure of the DSRC, utilizing eMASS as the tracking and reporting tool.

  • Ensures systems are operated, maintained, and disposed of in accordance with internal security policies and practices outlined in the security plan.

  • Ensures that all users have the requisite security clearances, authorization, and need-to-know, and are aware of their security responsibilities before granting privileged access to the IS.

  • Ensures vulnerability scanning, resolution and management is tracked to completion or mitigation.

  • Manages compliance with DISA requirements including Host Based Security System (HBSS), Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) and any additional requirements as leveraged by the HPC Program. 

  • Promotes awareness of security issues among management and team.

  • Develops and implements training to ensure the systems, network and data users are aware of, understand, and adhere to security policies and procedures.

  • Monitors and reports the training status and requirements to support the DSRC mission.

  • Develops and presents technical briefings, reports, articles, and presentations to the DSRC user community and HPC security community

  • Represents the DSRC at meetings on technical matters relating to IA, networks, and use of advanced computational systems. 


Typical Education and Experience: Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience. (4 years additional experience may be substituted in lieu of degree)




  • current/active Top Secret Security Clearance / SSBI  

  • CISSP Certification Required

  • Prior RMF experience is desirable

  • System Administration  background Is desirable