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Cyber Security Administrator

Cyber Security Administrator

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By Light is hiring a Cyber Security Administrator to join our team supporting the Army Materiel Command (AMC), Army Aviation and Missile Life Cycle Management Command (AMCOM LCMC).


By Light is an IT products and services firm specializing in software development, satellite/terrestrial communications, cyber security, and network engineering/design. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, we provide support worldwide to DOD, Federal Civilian, and Health IT customers.


  • Directly responsible for analyzing and implementing Cybersecurity (IA) requirements into accreditation packages that meet DoD/Army accreditation standards
  • Implement and maintain vendor supplied security software packages, perform diagnostics for security problems, and identify/mitigate security risks
  • Review and update Cybersecurity documentation on an annual basis
  • Review and monitor DISA STIGs (IIS, SharePoint, SQL Server) and/or RMF Controls, conduct vulnerability audits, security configuration checks, and system configuration scans to meet IA/Cyber Security requirements
  • Analysis of vulnerability scans from ACAS, HBSS, Retina, VMS and other IA-specific scanning software
  • Updating and maintaining eMASS accreditation database for all AEP systems
  • Create Cyber Security training materials and mentor team members
  • Perform system scans for classified information spillages (CIS) and personally identifiable information (PII) breaches
  • Generate and manage cyber documentation such as system security plans, POA&Ms, Certificates of Networthiness (CoN)

Required Experience/Qualifications

  • Minimum Education: BS degree in Engineering, IT, Cyber Security or a related field with 7-10 years of relevant work experience
  • Experience: 5 years of relevant work experience performing IA / Cyber Security responsibilities including planning, testing, and documenting accreditation packages for DoD Information Technology
  • Active Secret Security Clearance
  • IAT Level II Certification (Security+ CE)
  • At least one Microsoft Certification (MCTS, MCITP, MCPD, MCSA, or MCSE)
  • Knowledge of Federal and DoD Guidance (DoDD 8500.1, DoDI 8500.2), DIACAP, RMF, NIST, and DoD Certification & Accreditation processes
  • IA / Cyber Security experience including RMF, NIST, STIG Checklists (IIS/Web Server, SharePoint, SQL Server), ACAS, HBSS, Retina, knowledge of Federal and DoD Guidance, DIACAP, DoD Certification & Accreditation process
  • eMASS system (RMF Controls, POA&Ms, Implementation Plan, DoD Certification & Accreditation Process)
  • SharePoint 2013, SQL Server 2014, IIS/Web Server

Preferred Experience/Qualifications

  • CISSP (preferred)
  • Experience supporting or assigned to the DoD and/or U.S. Army
  • Communication skills to effectively interface with military officials, managers, and subordinates


An Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities