Cyber Security Analyst - Military veterans preferred

Trace Systems (
Computers/Information Technology


  full-time   employee

United States

Mission Essential Work - Trace is hiring immediately!

Job Title: Cyber Security Analyst
Job Location: Tampa, FL
Security Clearance: Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance
Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements, US Citizenship is required.

Trace Systems is seeking an innovative and highly-driven Cyber Security Analyst to join our growing Cyber team based in Tampa, FL.

Duties and responsibilities include:

Responsible for streamlining and expediting Cross Domain and RMF accreditation processes for multiple DoD customers.
Implement and enforce all DoD cybersecurity policies, procedures, and countermeasures.
Maintain all authorized user access control documentation IAW applicable Records Information Management System.
Ensure software, hardware, and firmware complies with appropriate security configuration guidelines (e.g., Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)/Security Requirement Guides (SRGs)).
Ensure proper configuration management procedures are followed prior to implementation and contingent upon necessary approval.
Coordinate changes or modifications with the Information System Security Manager (ISSM) and/or the Security Control Assessor (SCA).
Initiate exceptions, deviations, or waivers to cybersecurity requirements.
Assist the ISSM in meeting duties and responsibilities.
Implement and enforce all DoD cybersecurity policies and procedures, as defined by cybersecurity-related documentation.
Ensure all users have requisite security clearances and access authorization.
Initiate protective or corrective measures when a cybersecurity incident or vulnerability is discovered and ensure a process is in place for authorized users to report all cybersecurity-related events and potential threats and vulnerabilities.
Ensure all DoD cybersecurity-related documentation is current and accessible to properly authorized individuals.
Implement the Risk Management Framework (RMF) across multiple programs in accordance with National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Air Force policy and directives.
Develop artifacts and supporting evidence to satisfy all applicable RMF Controls and corresponding Control Correlation Identifiers (CCI's).
Develop and/or update the Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) to document all known vulnerabilities to correct or mitigate risks.
Manage and provide guidance to customers on system accreditation packages and ATO's using Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS).
Minimum Qualifications:
Position requires a minimum of five (5) years of direct experience in the last seven years.
A current DoD 8570 IAM Level II certification (CAP, CASP CE, CISM, CISSP, GSLC) is required.
Functional knowledge of DoD cyber policies and directives.
Knowledge of US Government security regulations and methodologies, FISMA, FedRAMP, and NIST special publications.
Experience creating DOD RMF packages and associated work products and managing them through the program lifecycle.
Familiar with eMASS and associated workflows.
Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance
Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements, US Citizenship is required.
Desired Qualifications:
IAM Level III Certification (CISM, CISSP, GSLC).
Familiarity with coalition and multi-national information sharing systems, policies, and environments.
Experience with the Cross Domain Solution (CDS) authorization process.
Bachelor's Degree in a related discipline (e.g. Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Math, Engineering). With at least fifteen years of general experience of which ten years is directly related experience, a degree is not required.

Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroadâ??â?? whenever and wherever. We provide cybersecurity, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security.

To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading-edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at: #jointracesystems

Trace Systems is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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