Salary Range: $70,000 – $85,000
Clearance – Secret
THe VAT Analyst will be assisting with the Enterprise Information System Vulnerability Management (ISVM) compliance validation, execute Vulnerability Scans and will conduct vulnerability assessments of IT systems.
Perform research on current vulnerabilities, support Incident Response and SOC functions as related to vulnerabilities.
Will be responsible for authoring security advisories.
Assistant with compliance validation
Execute vulnerability Scans and will conduct vulnerability assessments of IT systems
Responsible for authoring security advisories
Various shifts are available between 7am-7pm to include 7am-3pm; 1pm-7pm – 7pm and 8am – 5pm
MUST HAVE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING 13 CERTIFICATIONS:
CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP), CompTIA Cloud+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, CompTIA Linux+, GSEC, GCIH, GCIA, GDFA, GPEN, GWAPT, OCFE, GSNA, GREM, GPPA, GCWN, GISF, GCED, GISP, GAWN, GXPEN, GSSP, CISSP, CSSLP, SSCP, CCNA, CCNP, CEH, CHFI, LPT, ECSA, ECIH, CNDA, ECSS, ECSP, ECES, MCSA, EnCE Cyber Analyst Course
BS degree Science, technology, Engineering, Math or related field and 1+ years of prior relevant experience within one of the following areas: pen-testing, security technical assessments or supporting vulnerability scanning/management program
Expertise and experience conducting assessments and vulnerability scans against web, database, operating system, WIFI and network devices using vulnerability scanning tool suites
Experience customizing and maintaining scan policies, scan schedules, inventories, zones and repositories on scanning tools.
Experience providing formal and adhoc reports on security vulnerabilities
Experience reviewing scan results to ensure accurate findings
Experience with vulnerability assessment component of audits and security authorization, and ongoing authorization activities
Detail oriented, strong problem solving abilities with an analytic and qualitative eye for reasoning under pressure
Strong written, oral and presentation skills
Expertise with vulnerability scanning tools suite
Ability to script in one or more of the following computer languages: Python, Bash, Visual Basic, or Powershell
Prior Pentesting experience within DOD, or US Federal Civilian agency.
Must have one of the listed certifications at the time of the interview