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Qualis Corporation is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse and talented workforce who can contribute to the mission and vision of the Company. Our employees are our greatest asset and we promote a positive work environment, teamwork, professional growth, innovation, community involvement, flexible scheduling and a family-friendly work environment.

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    Sr. Principal Cyber Security Analyst

    Location: Colorado Springs, CO

Qualis Corporation is seeking a Sr. Principal Cyber Security Analyst to support operations at Schriever AFB, CO.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform assessments of systems and networks within the networking environment or enclave and identify where those systems and networks deviate from acceptable configurations, enclave policy, or local policy.

  • This is achieved through passive evaluations such as compliance audits and active evaluations such as vulnerability assessments.

  • Establishes strict program control processes to ensure mitigation of risks and supports obtaining certification and accreditation of systems. Includes support of process, analysis, coordination, security certification test, security documentation, as well as investigations, software research, hardware introduction and release, emerging technology research inspections and periodic audits.

  • Assist in the implementation of the required government policy (i.e., NISPOM, DCID 6-3), make recommendations on process tailoring, participate in and document process activities.

  • Perform analyses to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements and safeguards. Support the formal Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) required by each government accrediting authority through pre-test preparations, participation in the tests, analysis of the results and preparation of required reports.

  • Document the results of Certification and Accreditation activities and technical or coordination activity and prepare the system Security Plans and update the Plan of Actions and Milestones POA&M. Periodically conduct a complete review of each system's audits and monitor corrective actions until all actions are closed.

Basic Qualifications:

  • An active Top Secret clearance with SCI access is highly desirable

  • 13 years of experience High School Diploma, 9 Years of relevant experience with Bachelor's degree; 7 years with Master's

  • A DoD 8570 certification at IAT Level II or higher (Security +)

  • Cybersecurity foundation with working knowledge of cyber technologies, Risk Management Framework (RMF) process, NIST SP 800-53

  • Familiarity with the configuration and operation of the following: ACAS - Tenable Security Center/Nessus, Endpoint Security Solutions (ESS/HBSS) and McAfee Endpoint tools, Splunk SIEM, SCAP Compliance Checker, and eMASS or Xacta

  • Hands-on analysis of vulnerability scan data and ability to write/evaluate technical mitigations & write POA&Ms

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong Linux systems administration background.

  • Demonstrated Cybersecurity Analyst foundation with strong working knowledge and understanding of Cyber technologies, Risk Management Framework (RMF) process and NIST SP 800-53

  • Strong foundation and working knowledge with the configuration and operation of the following: ACAS - Tenable Security Center/Nessus, Endpoint Security Solutions (ESS/HBSS) and McAfee Endpoint tools, Splunk SIEM, SCAP Compliance Checker, and eMASS or Xacta

  • Experience as a Unix System Administrator or Cisco Network Administrator

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