Cyber Operations Research Analyst – Senior - SME

Choisys is a proud Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and a SBA certified 8(a) Business Development Program participant. We deliver Higher Value through customer-centric solutions that drive innovation and adapt to evolving mission requirements – with well documented success on numerous programs within the Civilian, Defense, and Intelligence communities. We are experts in IT Service Delivery processes and industry best practices, continuously integrating the framework of our ISO 9001, 20000, and 27001 certifications to achieve service excellence. Choisys combines empirical methodologies and lessons learned with leading-edge solutions to solve complex problems, provide ongoing support, and deliver quantifiable benefits. Our mission focus areas include, but are not limited to, PMO Support, Health IT, Education + Learning, Infrastructure Management, and Cyber Security.

Choisys Technology is seeking multiple candidates for a Cyber Operations Research Analyst position in the Fort Gordon area. The position requires a candidate to have a Top Secret Security Clearance. 

  • Assists in the coordination of vulnerability assessments, inspections, tests and reviews of the CCoE’s information systems and processes. 
  • Synthesizes system requirements, identifies and assesses alternative solutions, prepares the recommendation in either document and/or briefing format. Presents options to the customer for implementation. Sample expertise includes the preparation of security policies, security plans, user's guides, system administrator guides, or network security design document.
  • Processes, tracks and manages C&A packages into applicable systems (ex. eMASS).
  • Receive and analyze network alerts from various sources within the NE or enclave and determine possible causes of such alerts.
  • Coordinate with Computer Network Defense (CND) staff to report, resolve, mitigate, and validate network alerts.
  • Perform analysis of log files from a variety of sources within the NE or enclave, to include individual host logs, network traffic logs, firewall logs, and intrusion detection system logs.
  • Characterize and analyze network traffic to identify anomalous activity and potential threats to network resources.
  • Monitor external data sources (e.g. CND vendor sites, Computer Emergency Response Teams, SANS, Security Focus) to maintain currency of CND threat condition and determine which security issues may have an impact on the NE or enclave.
  • Implement and enforce policies and procedures reflecting the legislative intent of applicable laws and regulations for the Network Environment (NE).
  • Prepare, distribute, and maintain plans, instructions, guidance, and standard operating procedures concerning the security of network system(s) operations.
  • Provide recommendations to the Cyber Security Division Chief for security requirements for hardware, software, and services acquisitions specific to NE IA security programs.
  • Ensure that IA and IA enabled software, hardware, and firmware comply with appropriate NE security configuration guidelines, policies, and procedures.
  • 10 Years Experience w/MA/MS certification required) or BA/BS w/12+ yrs

Choisys Technology, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status. The candidate must have the ability to sit for long periods of time, ability to discern colors, ability to read and monitor a computer screen for an extended period, 100% requirement to work on site.