AIS/Cyber Security Analyst

Full Time
Kekaha, HI
Areas of Interest: Education and Training, Incident Response, Strategic Planning and Policy Development, Systems Security Analysis
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Title: AIS/Cyber Security Analyst

REQ ID: CN20172601-16767

Location: Kekaha, HI

Job Description: Harris is seeking an AIS/Cyber Security Analyst to support our Navy PMRF customer in Kekaha, HI.

Since 1993, we have provided technical support services for the operation and maintenance of Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF) range systems, which is the world’s largest instrumented missile range. This has included operations planning and conduct, testing, studies, engineering design, depot level maintenance, AIS security, and software development and testing. Systems responsibility includes surveillance and tracking radar, telemetry, operations control rooms and associated computers, aerial targets, ordnance, marine department with three boats, control tower, communications, electronic warfare, and networks. 

Performs security tasks required by the DoD 8500.1 DoD Cybersecurity Instruction, DoD 8510.01 Risk Management Framework (RMF) for DoD Information Technology, DoD 5220.00-M National Industrial Security Operating Manual (NISPOM), National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication 800-37, and other Policy for the administration and safeguarding of US and foreign Government classified and unclassified information as it pertains to DoD networks, standalone computer systems, and Platform IT. Provides Defense in Depth principles and technology in Cyber Security engineering designs and implementation meetings. Verifies and ensures compliance with US Government requirements for Cyber Security.


  • Plans, executes and tracks successful DIACAP, RMF, and Platform IT Certification and Accreditation (C&A) and Assessment and Authorization (A&A) documentation submissions to the Customer.
  • Conducts elements of ongoing Cybersecurity Education Program.
  • Provides feedback to policy guidelines for the interpretation, implementation, inspection, and enforcement of DoD, DoN and customer directed Cybersecurity requirements.
  • Analyzes, performs, and documents incidents and events IAW policy and ensures that security controls are in place providing required protection(s), and where necessary, amends/alters security controls.
  • Interfaces/maintains liaison with the System Managers, Command ISSM, Command Network Manager, DISA, and/or other Cognizant Security Agencies regarding Accreditation Scheduling, IAVM Compliance Reports, and Compliance and Validation Certification activities.
  • Reviews and coordinates implementation of Communication Task Orders (CTO) and Cybersecurity threat warnings received from the Government and provide direction on the required actions for mitigation of the threat(s).
  • Supports, adheres to, and participates in all Configuration Management requirements to include System Change Request processing.
  • Performs ACAS report reviews, Nessus scanning and reviews audit reports and logs.
  • Participates in risk analysis, performance, reliability, and security impact analysis to determine appropriate Cyber Security products, systems, and policies for implementation.
  • Administers, creates, and enforces any procedures necessary to prevent classified information from migrating to unclassified Information Systems and/or from physically leaving secure areas.
  • May perform duties as an Information System Security Officer (ISSO).
  • Perform other duties as required.


  • General office environment with site visits to remote sites.


  • Must able to lift, carry, and move equipment.
  • Minimum physical elements: to include walking, standing, crawling, kneeling or cramped, continuous sitting, and work requiring repeated or frequent climbing.
  • Lifting over 50lbs., pushing or pulling of 25-50 lbs.
  • Customer contact, extended work day, confined work area, office laboratory, field assignment and inclement weather.


Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university and 6+ years of related experience, or an A.S./A.A degree with ten (10) years of experience in IT disciplines.

  • Five (5) years of cybersecurity related experience
  • Working level knowledge of DoD cybersecurity practices/procedure is required
  • Three (3) years of specific DIACAP/DIARMF related experience 


  • Applicant must be DoD 8570.1M certified at IAT Level 2 and maintain certification throughout duration of employment (IA Baseline Certification of Security+CE
  • Computing Environment Certification in one or more of MS Win7/Win10, Win Svr 2008/20012, Linux, CCENT, CCNA, Junos) 

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Effective oral/written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in briefing DoD Executive Leadership (0-6 / GS-13 and above) a plus
  • SME level knowledge; current DoN cybersecurity practices/procedure is highly desirable
  • Candidate must be capable of working in a team environment
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • CISSP is highly desirable

This position requires the candidate to be able to obtain a secret security clearance.  In order to obtain a clearance you need to be a US Citizen and show proof of citizenship.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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