Cyberspace Analyst I - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Fort Meade
United States


The National Security Group of SAIC currently has a full-time position for a Cyberspace Analyst with a TS/SCI Polygraph to support the United States Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM), Fort Meade, Maryland. 

This position will support the weekend night shift. (SAT/SUN/MON from 1730-0700)



  • The successful candidate communicates complex programmatic cyber planning information, orally and in writing, elicits understanding and support from professional peers and non-specialists. 
  • Demonstrates broad, expert knowledge of the Command’s Cyber missions, authorities, and capabilities as well as equivalent information regarding the roles and responsibilities of the Command’s external program partners including other DoD commands and agencies, other U.S. Government agencies and key partners. 
  • Evaluates and conducts development of Cyber Network Operations (CNO) requirements 
  • Assists in creating CNO Lines of Operations (LOO).
Daily activities may also include:
  • Providing technical expertise for the identification, development and prioritization of cyberspace operations requirements, processes, procedures, and governing directives
  • Assisting in conducting cyberspace operations and defense of the DoD Information Network (DODIN)
  • Providing situational awareness (SA) of cyber incidents, health, performance, availability, and reliability of the DODIN
  • Identifying issues and priorities affecting operations
  • Supporting the creation, dissemination, and compliance of applicable orders and directives to the DOD community
  • Addressing areas of concern for the development of cyberspace capabilities for cyberspace operations
  • Preparing and modifying requirements to develop cyberspace capabilities based on the changing cyberspace environment for appropriate Government review, validation, and prioritization
  • Analyzing capability development requirements, concept of operation documents, and system architectures
  • Creating, disseminating, and tracking status of USCYBERCOM Orders and Directives Prepares SA and operational update briefs
  • Reviewing open source reporting for new vulnerabilities, malware, or other threat that have the potential to impact the DODIN
  • Participating and provides input for Command exercise
  • Utilizing USCYBERCOM capabilities in order to monitor, track, detect, and analyze cyber threat activities



  • Minimum two (2) years of experience as a Cyberspace Analyst or a related functional area with a bachelor’s degree or zero (0) years of experience with a Master’s Degree.  Years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Minimum of DoD 8140/DoD 8570 IAM Level I Certification or CSSP Incident Responder, or CSSP Infrastructure Support. (CAP, GSLC, Security+, CEH, CySA+, GICSP, SSCP, CHFI, CFR, CCNA Security, CCNA Cyber Ops, or SCYBER)
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • ACTIVE TS/SCI with Polygraph



Desired Qualifications