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Cyber Security Analyst III

  • Scientific Research Corporation
  • $53,865.00 - 117,940.00 / Year *
  • 5038 Mabeline Rd
  • Charleston, SC 29406
  • Full-Time
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Scientific Research Corporation is an advanced information technology engineering company that provides innovative products and services to government and private industry, as well as independent institutions. At the core of our capabilities is a seasoned team of highly skilled engineers and scientists with multidisciplinary backgrounds. This team is challenged daily to provide cutting edge technology solutions to our clients.


The SRC Navy Cryptologic Systems (NCS) Directorate supports a number of US Navy Programs, including the Crypologic Carry-On Program (CCOP), Ships' Signals Exploitation Equipment (SSEE) Program, and Distributed Common Ground System -- Navy (DCGS-N). We specialize in engineering support, software development, integration, testing, technical writing, Cybersecurity (administration, policy and engineering), production, technical support, warehousing, drafting, repair and management. Major Responsibilities: As an NCS Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO), this position is responsible for supporting the information system owner to complete security assessment, continuous monitoring, and configuration management responsibilities of NCS. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Perform monthly compliance assessments using tools, such as Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), Collaborative Computing Security Services (CS2) audit files, Secure Content Automation Protocol (SCAP), and McAfee Virus Scan Enterprise. Review, document, and maintain all results
  • Applying patches and virus definitions to the systems using existing automated tools
  • Adhering to pre-defined configuration management and change management policies and procedures for authorizing software prior to its implementation on systems
  • Ensuring that audit trails (system logs) are reviewed periodically. Audit records will be maintained for future reference
  • Assessing NCS Family of Systems in accordance with NIST, NSA and NAVINTEL IA guidance
  • Recommending authorization of systems to the Designated Authorizing Official (DAO) as a certified Trusted Agent
  • Reporting security incidents in accordance with the Command's Incident Response Plan
  • Ensuring systems are operated, used, maintained, and disposed of in accordance with all applicable security policies and practices Scientific Research Corporation offers a competitive salary, an extensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages excellence. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Scientific Research Corporation is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate in employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


  • Must possess an active Top Secret/SCI clearance
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or similar
  • A minimum of five years of cybersecurity experience - Must currently hold a DoD 8570-compliant IAT II certification (SSCP or Security+CE with appropriate CE/OS certificate), and IAM II certification (CAP or CASP CE) or be able to obtain within six months. CE/OS certificate may include Windows or Linux
  • Must be able to be appointed ISSO for NCS systems within 6 months of employment
  • Have developed communication skills and the ability to express thoughts and ideas clearly and concisely
  • Must be a team player, dedicated to program support, capable of multitasking and working several complex and diverse tasks with simultaneous or near simultaneous deadlines
  • Be a self-starter who is accountable and requires minimal direction and supervision
  • Be open to new and innovative ideas THIS POSITION REQUIRES AN ACTIVE DoD TOP SECRET / SCI CLEARANCE Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

  • Associated topics: sci, security clearance, security investigation, sensitive compartmented information, single scope background investigation, ssbi, top secret sci, ts sci

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.