CACI International Cybersecurity Counter Access Specialist (Sign On and Relocation Bonus Available) in Shaw AFB, South Carolina
Cybersecurity Counter Access Specialist (Sign On and Relocation Bonus Available)
Job Category: Information Technology
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: None
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 25%
Type of Travel: Continental US
What You’ll Get to Do:
CACI has an exciting and immediate opportunity for a Cybersecurity Counter Access Specialist to support the USAF Network Operations Security Center (NOSC). This position works at the customer on-site Tier 3 support location at Shaw Air Force Base in South Carolina.
Shaw AFB is conveniently located. A 2-hour drive to the north gets you to Charlotte, NC, to the east is Myrtle Beach, and Charleston, SC is to the south. You’ll have access to big city excitement, a quiet beach walk or small town Southern hospitality, whatever you prefer.
If you want to use your advanced IT skills to support national security then this is the job for you. You’ll get to use leading edge technology as you sustain and defend the networks our Air Force warfighters use in the CENTCOM theater. From a career perspective, this program provides opportunity for upward and lateral mobility, by moving up to positions of increased responsibility or moving laterally across work centers to apply your expertise in other disciplines.
More About the Role:
In this role you will:
Monitor network traffic to determine system vulnerabilities and required fixes; apply established network security procedures, log, and make recommendations for correcting network security incidents; and coordinate the escalation of security issues requiring detailed analysis.
Build tactical and strategic network profiles for specific systems and complete network architecture.
Analyze network intrusion detection systems and conduct vulnerability assessments.
Use network intrusion devices and information assurance tools, including but not limited to, Internet Security Scanner (ISS), Cisco Security Agent (CSA), and other zero-day personal firewall and security agents.
Provide an overall site-analysis profile to serve as a benchmark to identify unusual or suspicious activity.
Analyze live and historical data for events related to possible network infiltration.
Develop countermeasures to isolate, contain and prevent intrusive actives and secure networks.
Perform network traffic and host analysis to evaluate intruder activities using host and network-based monitoring system.
Conduct network and computer forensics on suspected and confirmed compromised systems.
Utilize DOD mandated vulnerability scanner to scan for vulnerabilities on the enterprise.
Use vulnerability toolset to determine networks and systems security weaknesses and shortfalls.
Manage and maintain control of network intrusion detection systems (IDS). Ensure end-to-end operations for network and information technology systems.
Perform security device/sensor maintenance, troubleshooting and fault isolation to ensure network connectivity to sensor equipment.
Establish VPNs between sites for protected communications and access control lists to restrict unauthorized access to network resources.
Examine logs and information gained from network sniffers or protocol analyzers to determine if possible unauthorized access has occurred; identify, track, and record suspected intrusion or actual security breach; and detail analyses in written reports for legal use. May be required to provide oral or written findings and explanation of events for any legal actions associated with security breaches.
Schedule, coordinate and attend daily Theater Network Control Central Cyber Defense briefings.
Facilitate weekly Information Assurance teleconferences.
You will also be required to:
Provide on-call support via cell phone after hours, on weekends and holidays.
Deploy/travel to OCONUS locations in the USCENTCOM AOR to support sustainment operations, projects, and training as required (up to 25%).
Travel to CONUS locations as required.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Ability to obtain an Interim Secret clearance prior to start date.
B.S. in related field, and 5 or more years’ relevant IT experience; OR 7 or more years’ relevant IT experience.
Must obtain/possess DoD 8570 CSSP-A Baseline Certification (CEH or equivalent) prior to start
Completion of additional Professional Certifications within 4 months of your start date to remain on the program. CACI will cover the cost of these certifications:
MCSA or current equivalent
Network+ CE or equivalent
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
- Experience working in DoD, Air Force, and local base environments
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.