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Cyber Vulnerability Management Analyst (Job Number:430292)


SAIC is hiring a Cyber Vulnerability Management Analyst

for our FRTIB Program in Vienna, VA

Job Description:

The Cyber Vulnerability Management Analyst will be working closely with multiple stakeholders throughout the vulnerability management (detection, analysis and remediation) framework process. He/she will be responsible for performing both automated and manual vulnerability checks as well as developing, finalizing, and reviewing key deliverables.

This person will be actively engaged in identifying unique system characteristics, interacting with key organizational personnel (technical and administrative), working within the Information Security team to compose essential documentation (periodic scanning reports, risk assessments, vulnerability assessment reports, vulnerability remediation tracking reports, patch management reports etc.), and mapping complex technical requirements, functionality, and capabilities to prescribed security controls, policies, and practices.

The ideal candidate is very detailed oriented with strong written and oral communication skills as well as a strong technical background.

Key Areas of Responsibility:
- Maintain and provide recommendations for continual improvement of vulnerability management infrastructure, initiatives, integration, processes, and technical assessment support;
- Ensure successful execution of the vulnerability management process;
- Classify and prioritize the risk of new vulnerabilities according to the specifics of our unique environment's risk level, mitigating factors, and assessment of the impacts of internal and external threats;
- Facilitate proactive remediation of new vulnerabilities by collecting information from threat and vulnerability feeds, analyzing the impact/applicability to our environment and communicating applicable vulnerabilities and recommended remediation actions to the impacted teams;
- Work closely with both business-oriented executives and leads as well as technology-oriented personnel to ensure adequate processes are in place and actions are being taken to mitigate identified risks proactively;
- Provide technical support to system owners to propose mitigation and remediation solutions to identified issues;
- Provide input to the Vulnerability Management Team for enhancing the information security strategy;
- Assist departments across the organization in understanding and implementing security policy objectives in ways that are cost effective, and align with business objectives;
- Stay current on security industry trends, attack techniques, mitigation techniques, security technologies and new and evolving threats to the organization by attending conferences, networking with peers and other education opportunities;
- Develop expertise to function as subject matter expert in multiple technical or business disciplines; and
- Develops strong partnerships with business clients, application developers, software vendors and other technical resources.


Required Education and Qualifications:
- BS in a related discipline and 5+ years of Information Security Experience working with Vulnerability management tools and security testing;
- Strong knowledge of threats and vulnerabilities associated with application and network security;
- Sense of urgency to address new technologies being deployed;
- Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a challenging environment;
- General knowledge of system and network forensic tools and techniques;
- Strong oral and written communications skills;
- Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Desired Qualifications:
- CEH, CISSP, SANS, and other security related certifications a plus.
- Expert level familiarity with Enterprise Vulnerability Management tools such as Tenable Security Center

Security Clearance:

US Citizen

Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance prior to starting work

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Aug 29, 2017, 7:22:37 PM
Primary Location: United States-VA-VIENNA
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

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