• AFRL Kirtland - Cyber Security Analyst

    Job Locations US-NM-Albuquerque
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Clearance Requirement
    Education Requirement
    Bachelor's Degree
    Experience Level
    8570 Compliant
    IAT 2
  • Overview

    SMS is a fast growing, veteran-owned business that's has supported Federal Government's IT initiatives for over four decades.  We work side-by-side with our Federal clients as a trusted, long-term partner to offer innovative advice and leadership to solve their most pressing and complex problems. We orchestrate people, strategies, technologies and best-of-breed business processes. The SMS advantage in management and technology consulting includes deep domain expertise in complex networking design and unifying communities of interest. 


    We have strong capabilities in design & build, planning, governance, quality management, security, analytics, virtualization, operations and business process improvement. For 40 years, SMS has brought customer satisfaction to Federal clients and formed lasting alliances with leading technology companies and talented small businesses to deliver joint, leading-edge, cost-effective services and products. 

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    This Senior Engineer will perform security assessments to ensure compliance with the RMF and USAF specific requirements. The position will also require the ability to technically assess both application and general support system security configurations and implementation. The candidate will have had prior experience working with a wide variety of technologies, be well versed in the current state of Information Security, and be able to interpret the requirements of relevant governing bodies.


    • Analyze complex network and IA systems in unclassified and classified environments for compliance with DHS, CIS and industry best practices security configuration requirements
    • Configure and execute NESSUS security scans
    • Configure and execute nMap security scans
    • Configure and execute WebInspect security scans
    • Configure and execute DBProtect security scans
    • Possess basic administrator level knowledge of Windows and UNIX/LINUX systems
    • Basic SQL and database knowledge
    • Provide technical evaluation of proposed system(s) and application approaches
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills as well as the ability to work independently as required.
    • Validation of Information Assurance (IA) Controls




    Bachelor’s degree in a Business Management or MIS related field. 



    Must have and maintain an active DoD Secret security clearance.


    Four to six years of progressively responsible IT security consulting and management experience including recent experience with RMF.  The ideal candidate will have prior experience performing Technical Assessments (Vulnerability analysis, penetration testing).



    SMS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 


    SMS is a veteran-owned network integrator established in 1976.  With an employee retention rate averaging over 5 years, our ability to hire quality people and retain them in a rapidly evolving IT market proves why we are a world-class information technology company. At SMS, we place a high value on quality of service, customer satisfaction, and best-of-breed policies and practices. As a result, SMS is proud to be ISO 9001:2008 Registered and a CMMI Level 3 certified company, ensuring that we continue to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers, partners and employees.  


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