Sr Cyber Space Operator - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-08
Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Alexandria
Virginia
22303
United States

Sr Cyber Space Operator

Location VA - Alexandria

Req # 5987

Minimum Clearance Required TS/SCI

Thank you for your interest in joining the KBR team. Together, we can leverage the next generation of advanced technologies to deliver industry-leading capabilities across land, air, sea, space, and cyberspace. Our goal is to deliver innovative solutions using an agile, mission-first approach to address the most difficult technical challenges facing our customers. The only way that we can tackle these challenges is by recruiting the brightest minds in the industry to join our team.

KBR is a system engineering company operating principally in the Federal Government sector, and headquartered in Houston, Texas with offices Nationwide. KBR offers challenging work, competitive salaries, an incentive bonus program and one of the most competitive health and welfare benefits packages in the region for you and your family.

KBR is seeking energetic candidates to join our team supporting the KBR NTG business unit. This position is in Fort Belvoir, VA.

Job Description:

The Senior Cyber Space Operator is an integral member of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) Mission Assurance/Vulnerability Assessment Team. As such, they assess the survivability of critical U.S. and allied national/theater mission systems, networks, architectures, infrastructures, and assets. The Assessment teams aim to ensure continuity to critical DoD missions and infrastructure by assessing the vulnerabilities and survivability against a broad spectrum of threats including accidents, natural disasters, technological failure, cyber-attacks, terrorists/Nation-state actors, radio frequency (RF) weapons, sabotage, and weapons of mass destruction (WMD).

Assessment teams may deploy to high threat but permissive environments anywhere in the world. CONUS and OCONUS travel required up to 33% of the time for durations of up to two weeks per trip.

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Top Secret/SCI Security Clearance eligibility required

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Agnostic of threat, the SCO will review and assess all cyber-related issues for networks, systems, and applications supporting mission-critical operations in the following areas:
  • Computer Network Operations (CNO) and Computer Network Defense (CND)
  • Cybersecurity Service Provider (CSSP) policy and operations
  • System and Network Administration Implementation and Management, in concert with Cyber Transport Specialist (CT)
  • Cyber support to Continuity of Operations (COOP) and Disaster Recovery (DR)
  • Electronic Security and Access Control Systems (ESS and ACS, respectively)
  • Controls Systems and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition systems (CS and SCADA, respectively)
  • Operations Security (OPSEC)
  • Radio Frequency (RF) detection
  • Provide operational cyber space operations-related vulnerability mission impacts and mitigation/remediation recommendations to the customer

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Possess Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, or related technical discipline; commensurate operational experience can serve as a substitute for degree requirements
  • Possess 5-7 years operational experience in the military, other Federal Government, or comparable civilian position in Cyberspace operations
  • Possess IAT Level II and CSSP Auditor certifications as defined and 8570.01-M, or ability to obtain certifications within 180 days of hire
  • Previous assessment experience desired
  • Working knowledge of the DoD Information Network (DODIN), DoD IT system and network certification and accreditation processes (i.e., RMF), to include system security authorization agreements and current and emerging cybersecurity threats
  • Possess working knowledge of DoD's IT systems and network certification and accreditation processes to include system security authorization agreements
  • Possess working knowledge of the DoD Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert (IAVA) processes
  • Working knowledge of network vulnerability scanning tools
  • Working knowledge of network mapping tools
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess expert knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio) to prepare presentations, reports, and white papers

KBR is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by law.