Mid to Senior Information Systems Security Analyst (ISSA)

The successful candidate for the Information Systems Security Analyst (ISSA) position ideally possesses an active TOP SECRET clearance with Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) access, or at a minimum have an active TOP SECRET clearance and be eligible for SCI access. The ISSA will have at least 3 years’ of IT security experience in the systems security environment, preferably with complex Navy systems. The successful applicant will have experience in the cybersecurity accreditation process and the Risk Management Framework (RMF) for DoD Information Technology process and possess experience in threat analysis. The competitive candidate will have familiarity with the management of vulnerabilities against threat factors, threat vectors, and be able to perform threat analysis for specific networks. It is necessary for the successful candidate to be flexible in their customer service delivery and support approach to meet rapidly changing parameters in a dynamic consulting environment. As this is a client-facing position, professional communication skills and experience with Microsoft Office suite applications is imperative.

Job Requirements :

  • TOP SECRET with SCI security clearance (minimum active TS and eligible for SCI access)
  • 5+ years of experience with Department of the Navy (DoN) and DoD Computer Network Defense (CND) strategies, tools, processes, and procedures
  • Experience performing cybersecurity assessments in support of Navy systems
  • Ability to perform threat analysis through the understanding of threat vectors and system architecture and technologies
  • Familiar with automated vulnerability scanning assessment tools and their operation 
  • Ability to analyze and identify cybersecurity threats from client data, including system event logs, network and host IDS logs, and anti-virus logs to determine system risk

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • San Diego, CA

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required experience:

  • Cyber Security: 5 years

Required license or certification:

  • Top Secret w/SCI clearance