Information Systems Security Analyst (Senior)

Novel Applications Bethesda, MD

Clearance: Active security clearance TS/SCI w/ CI polygraph

Time Type: Full-Time

Relocation Fees: No

Company Overview:

Novel Applications of Vital Information Inc. (Novel Applications) is a premier technology services company that provides solutions in the areas of Cyber Security, Information Management, Systems Integration. Novel Applications is a business that combines experience, creativity, flexibility, pragmatism, and cost-effective solutions in order to deliver measurable business value to our clients.

Headquartered in Springfield, Virginia, Novel Applications employs engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do.

Novel Applications is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

NAOVI is supporting a U.S. Government customer on a large mission critical development and sustainment program to design, build, deliver, and operate a network operations environment; including introducing new cyber capabilities to address emerging threats. In support of the customers strategic direction, NAOVI is looking for qualified individuals who can support a customer in the detection, response, mitigation, and reporting of cyber threats affecting client networks.

Required Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:

* Applicable degree(s): Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Counterintelligence, Cyber Security, Database Administration, Geographic Information Systems, Information Security, or Information Technology (IT).

* Demonstrated Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) certificate.

* Demonstrated high analytical skills and effectively able to troubleshoot and prioritize needs, requirements and other issues, with the ability to be proactive.

* Excellent communications, teamwork, leadership and conflict management skills.

* Demonstrated commitment to continuous learning and system development.

* (U) The Contractor shall support the NCSC Information System Security Manager (ISSM), DNI's Information Technology (IT) Services Group (ISG) and the DNI Chief Information Officer (CIO) to improve the effectiveness of the Enterprise solutions and support provided to the NCSC workforce. In addition, the Contractor shall:

* Support the NCSC IT Governance Board (ITGB) that meets monthly to collaborate on IT projects across NCSC's Directorates and missions.

* Support the review of the Center's IT investments (budget) and priorities and reports to the Front Office and DNI/CIO on the status of mission applications;

* Test and coordinate the incorporation of security elements into the Intelligence Community Information Technology Enterprise (IC ITE) and communications environment by maintaining a Virtual Private Cloud for use by NCSC for development purposes. This resource exists to help NCSC transition to ICITE services and launch new IT projects.

* Assist in NCSCs representation to NCSC ITGB represent the Center and NCSC ITGB mission needs & priorities at ODNI- and IC-CIO meetings helping guide enterprise investments and priorities;

* Work with mission managers and Directorate POCs to shepherd unique requirements through the IT System/Application Development Process;

* Work to ensure content provided by the NCSC Directorates and Front Office is available to Center audiences (JWICS, SIPRNet, and Industry Partners & the Public) via NCSC websites.