Cybersecurity Specialist

Philadelphia, PA


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POSITION: Cybersecurity Compliance Analyst

LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

STATUS: Contingent on Contract Award

CLEARANCE: Active Secret Clearance Required




Cask seeks a Cybersecurity Specialist to support cybersecurity efforts at Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) in Philadelphia.  As a Cybersecurity Specialist, you will provide Risk Management Framework Assessment and Authorization and Continuous Monitoring support to the client.


As a Cybersecurity Compliance Analyst, you will:

  •            Provide full RMF lifecycle support, including, but not limited to, assistance with system security categorization, system security control selection, tailoring, enhancement, system security control assessments and implementation, artifacts, and continuous monitoring support.
  •          Provide updated guidance, workflows, reports and risk status associated with the A&A efforts for the review, analysis, and recommendations for activities to obtain Authorization to Operate (ATO)
  •          Assess compliance against NIST, DoD, DoN and other security requirements to include the RMF NIST 800-53 security controls and DISA STIGs/SRGs
  •           Develop, update, and/or review RMF documentation to include Plans of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms) and Risk Assessment Reports
  •           Conduct risk and vulnerability assessments of planned and installed systems
  •           Perform analysis of logs, events, and reporting from tools such as ACAS, HBSS, SIEM tools, and IDS/IPS devices
  •           Assess impacts from observed risks and report via the chain of command
  •           Evaluate proposed system changes for compliance and best-fit
  •           Maintain vulnerability data in Vulnerability Remediation Asset Manager (VRAM)


Required Skills / Qualifications

  •          Bachelor in a technical field
  •           Five (5) years of experience in cybersecurity
  •           Experience performing analysis of system logs and events from various data collection tools
  •           Current DoD Information Assurance Workforce IAT Level II (CCNA-Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, CND, SSCP) certification or higher
  •           Ability to communicate clearly and succinctly in written and oral presentations
  •           Must be familiar with eMASS


Required Security Clearance: Active Secret

About Cask

Cask is a woman-owned small business (WOSB) founded in 2004 by professionals who saw the need to help clients use and unlock the value of technology in more efficient, cost-effective ways. Cask delivers business and technology advisory and consulting services to help our customers achieve success.

Cask is an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status of a qualified individual with a disability.



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