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Sr Cyber Security Analyst

Summit Technical Solutions Huntsville, AL

Are you a problem solver?
Do you strive to make a positive difference?
Do you enjoy being a contributor to a world class team?

Summit Technical Solutions (STS) is seeking a Senior Cyber Security/Information Assurance Analyst to provide system protection and network defense support on the Command Information Management Systems (CIMS III) contract in Hunstville, AL.

Design, test, and implement secure operating systems, networks, and database products. Conduct risk assessments and provide recommendations for application design. Involved in a wide range of cybersecurity services, including network defense, data integrity and application of security software. Use encryption technology, penetration, and vulnerability analysis of various security technologies, and information technology security research. May prepare security reports to regulatory agencies. Complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories and concepts, in cybersecurity. Day to day monitoring, analysis, decision-making, and response to firewall rule events, intrusion prevention system events, data loss prevention system events, antivirus events, and host-based security events. Works under minimal supervision.

Job duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Initiate response, track, and monitoring compliance to directives issued by SMDC.
  • Participate in response to verified cyber-attacks.
  • Classified material incident handling and directing cleanup activities.
  • Complete regular situational awareness reports and daily reports.
  • Perform regular management and maintenance of network vulnerability scanning tools and other cybersecurity tools and perform vulnerability assessment scans as necessary.
  • Provide input/artifacts as part of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process including accreditation.
  • Analyze and assist in the application of Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVAs).
  • Perform on-site Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V).
  • Support the definition and application of the appropriate CIMS III program security posture.
  • Apply cost effective, timely and proactive cybersecurity measures and controls for the CIMS III program.
  • Provide guidance on vulnerability and malware remediation.
  • Suggest solutions and process improvements to help minimize the risks to computer network defense threats.
  • Exercise independent judgment within the defined CIMS III processes and procedures when pursuing, recommending, or executing cybersecurity strategies.
  • Enforce cybersecurity requirements related to security clearances and background checks.

Required Skills

Required Experience
Qualified candidates will have the following experience and qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in related technical field and 8+ years of experience in cybersecurity technology; OR Master's degree and 5+ years of experience
  • CISSP, CASP CE, CCNP Security, or other equivalent IAT Level III certification
  • Current Top Secret clearance

What makes STS great?
STS is a services-based organization that relies on the exceptional results our workforce delivers to customers every day. We realize that our customers' high regard for our consistently high performance is only possible because of the talents, exceptional work ethic, and commitment of our people. We promote and live by a strong and inclusive company culture that places the focus on customer and employee satisfaction, communication, and respect.

What to expect from STS:
  • Competitive total compensation plan , with immediate eligibility for most benefits and a 401(k) plan with matching contributions !
  • A work environment that emphasizes the safety of our workforce
  • An organization that is committed to upholding the highest level of business ethics and workplace conduct
  • A company that supports " paying it forward " with involvement in several deserving organizations and encourages volunteerism in the employee's community
  • Generous paid time-off program that starts on the first day of employment!
  • Tuition and certification cost reimbursement programs for qualifying employees

STS is actively committed to employment of Veterans, whom we regard as one of our Nation's greatest resources. Today, you will find Veterans at every level of our organization, continuing their service to our country by supporting our government contracts and customers. STS is proud of their dedication, work ethic, loyalty, and commitment to duty, and we will continue to promote career opportunities for Veterans who are sincerely deserving of our appreciation.

We are an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

Summit Technical Solutions


Huntsville, AL
35806 USA