Cyber Analyst

STS Federal - Orlando, FL



The Cyber Analyst will perform duties associated with the development, maintenance, and sustainment of the network accreditation posture for the secure Digital Integration Laboratory (DIL) in accordance with current DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) security guidance and regulatory policies. Responsible for obtaining and maintaining network Authority to Operate (ATO) for the DIL network by successfully undergoing each three (3) year recurring re-accreditation under RMF guidelines and requirements. The candidate will support incident monitoring, detection, analysis and response efforts of the designated DIL management team. The Cyber Analyst will develop, implement, monitor, and maintain cyber security for the DIL; a Closed Restricted Network (CRN) and be able to communicate with leadership on these tasks.

Essential Functions/Experience in the following:

  • Experience with creating and entering RMF Package documentation artifacts into the Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Services (eMASS) system including, but not limited to; system scans, System Security Plans, implementation reports, Plans of Action & Milestones (POAM) and other associated RMF documents.
  • Experience in reviewing the implementation of Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGS) for Windows based systems.
  • Experience in reviewing the implementation of STIGS for CISCO based networks and firewalls
  • Experience with setup and operations of the NESSUS/ACAS scanning tool.
  • Experience with the RMF accreditation process including the recurring annual requirement for the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).
  • Experience with setup and operation of the Army Endpoint Security System (AESS) application and clients
  • Experience with reviewing and assessing DoD-sourced Risk Management Framework (RMF) directives and guidance, and applying it to program systems and Vulnerability Alert (IAVA) notifications for relevance and implementation.
  • Support security monitoring and incident response services in accordance with the established DIL Incident Response Plan.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Desired Skills and Requirements:

  • Previous experience in Cyber Security, IT, Risk Management Framework, or other related fields
  • Experience in implementation of RMF guidelines on systems in accordance with NIST 800-53v4 controls and other DOD/Army regulatory guidelines and requirements
  • Experience with DOD sourced system vulnerability assessment tools, ACAS/NESSUS, SCAP, etc. and implementation of Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) policies.
  • Security audit log analysis
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills


  • Problem Solving/Analysis
  • Deadline and detail-oriented
  • Technical Capacity
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Time Management

Required Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering, Cybersecurity, or equivalent discipline

Minimum 2 years of experience

Security + CE (or other current baseline IAM 1 certification as referenced in DODD 8570.01)

Desired Education

Master’s Degree Engineering, Cybersecurity, or equivalent discipline

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

Current / Active SECRET Security Clearance - preferred

Ability to obtain an active Secret Clearance is required to be considered for this position.

Must be a US Citizen

Posted On: Wednesday, July 27, 2022

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