Lead Computer Network Defense (CND) Analyst
Company: Command Post Technologies, Inc.
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Job Type Full-timeDescriptionCommand Post Technologies employees
work side-by-side with our clients on some of the most complex
technical challenges facing our nation. Security Clearance: Must
have active TS/SCI clearance. Job DescriptionAs the Lead CND (Cyber
Network Defense) Analyst, you will be trusted to provide both
critical technical support in addressing complicated IT-related
issues and delivering exceptional customer service. In this role,
the Lead CND Analyst will work on the creation and maintenance of
security-relevant documentation (security plans, briefings,
revisions, and updates, etc.), act as an adviser to system
administrators and network engineers to propose changes to the
enterprise technical architecture based on analysis of security
requirements and new technology. The candidate will be responsible
for providing expert-level guidance to project team members to
ensure systems under development are compatible with existing
enterprise solutions and adhere to complex security requirements.
You will have direct responsibility for the performance of the CND
team. Specific duties include: Coordinate CND Activities
- Create a CND plan based on the JIOR (Joint Information
Operations Range) cybersecurity concept, required security controls
defined in the accreditation package, and the RMF (Risk Management
Framework), and document and address systems security engineering
requirements that are coordinated between TOB (Technical Operations
Branch) and CSB (Cyber Security Branch).
- Coordinate compliance and mitigation activities between CSB and
TOB, and among functional areas within TOB, to ensure timely
completion of critical tasks.
- Oversee and support CND to conduct security event monitoring
systems (e.g. HBSS, JSA, ACAS) for proper system performance and
for indicators of abnormal activity.
- Lead JIOR incident response across all branches, to include
personnel actions, initial and follow-up reporting,
cross-functional coordination, impact assessment, and internal
- Establish and maintain cybersecurity coordination with related
command and theater cybersecurity organizations.Develop and Protect
- Design security infrastructure - assist the ISSM in
developing/integrating cybersecurity designs for systems and
networks that are compliant with the JIOR SSP, ATO, and DoD
- Work with Govt Branch Leads to ensure that all documentation in
the CM database is accurate, up to date, and available for CM board
- Perform security reviews for sponsored hardware or software in
the CM system, identify gaps in security architecture, and assist
in developing a security risk management plan.
- Review and update the Incident Response Plan annually.
- Know the current Cybersecurity Threat Condition, Cyberspace
Tasking Orders (CTOs), and understand the impact on current
operations by monitoring specific government, public, and vendor
threat intelligence sites. Develop CND Workforce
- Develop procedures, processes, and training that enable
workforce personnel to leverage the security infrastructure to meet
the intent of the cybersecurity concept.
- Conduct periodic training on incident response procedures, but
at least annually.
- Conduct scheduled and random testing to evaluate compliance, to
include general assessments, STIG compliance, and automated system
scores. Required Qualifications
- Relevant certification + 8 years' experience, two years of
which shall be with an accredited Computer Network Defense Service
Provider or equivalent.
- Five years of demonstrated experience in the application of
security concepts, protocols (TCP/IP, HTTP, etc.), well-known ports
(DNS, SMTP, FTP, LDAP, etc.), processes, architectures, and tools
(authentication and access control technologies, intrusion
detection, network traffic analysis, SIM technology, incident
handling, media/malware analysis, etc.).
- Experience with analyzing network traffic for suspicious and
malicious activity using tools such as Wireshark (or equivalent)
for packet capture analysis.
- Experience with various security information and event
management tools, such as Juniper Secure Analytics, ELK stack, and
- Capable of executing Computer Network Defense Analysis tasks
for Vulnerability Management, Cyber Tasking Orders, Asset
Management, Configuration Management, and Continuous Monitoring
- Appropriate tool/device Computing Environment (CE) experience
with Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), Host Based
Security System (HBSS)/Endpoint Security Solutions (ESS), etc.
- DoD 8570 IAT Level II (CompTIA Security+ or equivalent) -
- DoD 8570 IAM Level II (CASP, CISSP, or equivalent) will be
required within 6 months of start date.Preferred Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree in computer science or similarly related
technical discipline + 10 years of experience in a technical
- Master's Degree + 8 years' experience
- Current knowledge of CYBERCOM CNDSP policies and
procedures.About us : We are Command Post Technologies, Inc. (CPT).
CPT is a Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB),
providing engineering services in the areas of Cyber Security,
Software Development, Test & Evaluation, and Strategic Planning.
CPT employees appreciate working in a caring environment that
promotes a healthy work-life balance. As individuals, we come
together as a team, supporting a culture rooted in our core
principles of integrity, determination, and innovation. In all of
CPT's collaboration efforts, our team prioritizes communication,
accountability, and being resourceful in order to maximize
efficiency and results.What's In It For You
- Great health benefits (for more info contact us directly)
- Leadership training
- 401k with generous company matching
- Career professional development
- Tuition reimbursement
- Flexible hours
- Work/Life balance
- Rewards and recognition
- Paid Time Off Command Post Technologies, Inc. (CPT) is a
Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) founded in
2008 and headquartered in Suffolk, VA with personnel in various
states including Virginia, Maryland, Florida, and Texas. With 2/3
of our staff being former military, CPT firmly believes in
employing veterans. Command Post Technologies, Inc. is a unique
provider of innovative solutions that enhance our corporate
clients' productivity and empower our government clients with the
ability to protect against all enemies: foreign and domestic. CPT
adapts its successful military experiential approach to the needs
of leaders in a global business environment and provides an elite
leadership curriculum that results in a world-class,
leadership-altering event. Command Post Technologies Inc. (CPT) is
an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We
consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age,
national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identify,
gender expression, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran
status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or
membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local
law. We take Affirmative Action to ensure equal opportunities for
employees and potential employees without regard to race, color,
religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender
identity, gender expression, sex, sexual orientation, marital
status, veteran status, disability genetic information, citizenship
status, or membership in any other group protected by federal,
state, or local law. We abide by the Pay Transparency
Nondiscrimination Provision and will refrain from discharging, or
otherwise discriminating against employees or applicants who
inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the
compensation of other employees or applicants. An exception exists
where the employee or applicant makes the disclosure based on
information obtained in the course of performing his or her
essential job functions.
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