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Cybersecurity Operations Controller

Req #: 244626
Location: Shaw Air Force Base, SC US
Job Category: Information Technology
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:
CACI has an exciting and immediate opportunity for Cybersecurity Operations Controllers 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.


More About the Role:

In this role you will:

  • Conduct network security monitoring and intrusion detection analysis using selected security tools to include but is not limited to IDS/IPS, firewall, proxy, router, Microsoft Windows, Fidelis, and HBSS logs.
  • Research Net Defense (NetD) to determine the necessity for deeper analysis and conduct an initial assessment of type and extent of intruder activates; enter event data into mission support systems and produce Suspicious Event Reports (SER) for suspicious traffic meeting established thresholds.
  • Track trends of authorized and unauthorized activity.
  • Correlate unusual and suspicious network activity and validate unusual network activity unique to a geographical region and sensor location.
  • Provide an overall site-analysis profile to serve as a benchmark to identify unusual or suspicious activity
  • Update incoming crews on the latest suspicious traffic identified during previous shift
  • Provide focused network defense, tailored analysis, and monitoring operations of specified sensor locations during contingency operations and in support of named network defense/cybersecurity operations and exercises
  • Assist in completion of network defense/cybersecurity statistical and trend data and operational event reporting when requested
  • Maintain current knowledge on new vulnerabilities and exploits. Develop methods to detect and prevent intrusive activities utilizing knowledge. Help develop countermeasures to isolate, contain and prevent intrusive activities and secure networks (to include IDS/IPS signature development and correlation rule sets)
  • Track, document, and report all security related events.
  • Coordinate and track Information Assurance Vulnerabilities Alerts (IAVA). Review and report compliance and develop Plans, Objectives, Actions and Milestones (POA&Ms) if unable to complete task.

You will also be required to:

  • Provide support in the application of network security devices
  • Install and maintain network devices such as routers, switches, bridges, and hubs
  • Implement wide area and local area network architectures
  • Perform installation and administration of hardware, software, and services in a client-server environment
  • Optimize operations on a network and systems level
  • Configure Dynamic Host Control Protocol (DHCP), Windows Internet Naming Service (WINS), Dynamic and Integrated Domain Name Service (DNS), and Active Directory (AD) services
  • Apply proper security measures to safeguard government IT infrastructure
  • Implement Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) technology for network and systems access
  • Assist deployed IT support staff with the use and migration of PKI-enabled systems
  • Research, document, and track to resolution all outages, trouble calls, virus outbreaks, and network intrusions
  • Analyze and report on the overall health of local and deployed networks
  • Recommend appropriate changes/resolutions in response to observed trends in Enterprise Level Cisco and Microsoft fault isolation and correction
  • Configure and maintain DNS and BIND domain name services on UNIX and Microsoft platforms
  • Implement Certificate Authority (CA), Online Certificate Status Protocol (OCSP), and LEAP server PKI technologies
  • Serve as senior manager/consultant and provide for overall management, direction and control of resources and activities for a specific functional area(s)
  • Support tactical and strategic planning associated with delivery of services and capabilities
  • Research, evaluate and provide information regarding emerging military and commercial enterprise IT/Cybersecurity technologies, and provide recommended strategies
  • Provide oral and written briefs, presentations, and professional reports to Government senior leaders and decision makers
  • Serve as consultant on enterprise IT/Cybersecurity equipment, systems, software, and support services
  • Provide remote engineering and technical support to assist local and deployed IT support personnel
  • Provide technical assistance on assigned projects
  • Supplement government IT and Cybersecurity personnel to support the day-to-day management, operation, maintenance and administration of enterprise IT systems and services
  • Perform preventive, remedial, and corrective maintenance
  • Install, configure, optimize, update, patch and maintain server, client and network operating systems and integrate and apply authorized third-party drivers, applications, and software
  • Monitor network/systems hardware, software, and services for indications of warnings, faults, errors, anomalies, alarm conditions and/or outages
  • Provide local and remote fault isolation, diagnostics, troubleshooting and restoration services
  • Assist with configuration and cybersecurity program inspections and audits
  • Assist the government’s Accountable Property Officers/Equipment Control Officers with communications and IT asset management and related activities
  • Develop, update, and maintain facility, network, and systems documentation
  • Use Microsoft Project Server to document, update, and track and report the status of assigned projects
  • Develop and review technical documents and checklists to explain abstract IT and cybersecurity technologies and concepts
  • Develop and review detailed or complex technical documents such as techniques, tactics, and procedures (TTPs), concepts of operations (CONOPS), special instructions and engineering plans, for supported enterprise IT and cybersecurity technology, services, applications, and processes
  • Host and/or participate in technical meetings as necessary
  • Develop and provide meeting agendas and minutes, as requested by the government.
  • Support continuity and on-the job training to contractor and government technical support personnel (CONUS and OCONUS)



You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

Required:

  • DoD Secret Security Clearance (or the ability to obtain a Secret clearance prior to starting)
  • Associates in related field and 3 or more years’ experience; OR 5 or more years’ of relevant experience.
  • Firewall, ACAS and HBSS experience.
  • Possess the following skill sets: extensive knowledge of network firewalls, computer and server log analysis, computer network servers (DNS, proxy, e-mail, domain controller, file server, Active Directory) and analysis of server logs.
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • IAT II Baseline Certification (Security+ CE or CCNA-Sec)
  • Minimum Professional Certifications:
    • MCSA
    • Network+ CE
    • Firewall (Linux+)
    • ACAS
    • HBSS 
    • ITIL Foundations


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.


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Job Location

US-Shaw Air Force Base-SC-COLUMBIA


 

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. 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 proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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