Cyber Security Risk Analyst (Secret)

Gridiron IT - Colorado Springs, CO (30+ days ago)

Key Role:
Support a Cybersecurity mission. Provide subject matter expertise to client programs in various Cybersecurity areas, including Risk Management Framework (RMF). Perform security assessment and compliance activities by using assessment tools and procedures and Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs). Consult headquarters-level decision makers on the technical implementation of solutions for promoting the sustainment of Cybersecurity across multiple technology areas. Support the research of emerging technology, requisite security requirements, and emerging threats and develop a way forward to meet organizational goals. Provide assessments of Air Force mission systems’ Cyber risks or architectures. Act as the primary author for Cybersecurity risk reports to highlight current architecture, mitigations, and Cybersecurity risk posture. This position is located in Rome, NY or Colorado Springs, CO.

Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience with information assurance, engineering, or operational support to the DoD, including supporting information operations, Cyber operations, system administration, and systems security
-Experience with a DoD certification and accreditation program, including developing or analyzing security test and evaluation reports
-Experience with evaluating information assurance (IA) compliance of a system against current RMF and DoD Cybersecurity policies
-Active Secret clearance
-HS diploma or GED
-DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience in working with the Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS)
-Knowledge of applicable regulations, including DoD 8500.02, DoD 8510, NIST SP 800, 37, NIST SP 800, 53 or 53A, NIST SP 800, 30, or CNSSI 1253
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-Possession of excellent time management and analytical skills
-BA or BS segree
-DoD 8570 IAM III or IAT III certification

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $90,000.00 to $105,000.00 /year


  • Information Assurance: 2 years (Required)
  • RMF: 3 years (Required)
  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification: 1 year (Required)
  • Secret cleared: 1 year (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)