Defense Point Security
  • North Charleston, SC, USA
  • Full Time

Benefits: See Below

Do you want to work for a company that is passionate about security and has a fun, start-up culture with large company perks? Do you want to be in an environment where you will continuously learn new skills, grow and take on new opportunities due to the abundance of new projects on the horizon?

If you answered yes to these questions, this opportunity could be for you! 

Defense Point Security is currently seeking a Cyber Vulnerability Analyst in Charleston, SC with an active Secret level security clearance.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Vulnerability scanning infrastructure support, scan analysis and troubleshooting in support of the DoD scanning requirements including USCYBERCOM TASKORD 13-0670 and associated Fragmented Orders (FRAGOs)
  • Responsible for routine vulnerability scanning using the Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), analyzing vulnerability scanning activities, and maintaining associated and managed enterprise ACAS infrastructures
  • Managing and sustaining ACAS objects (Repositories, Asset Lists, Scan Zones, Security Center, Nessus Scanners)
  • Assisting ACAS users with credentialed scan issues
  • Reviewing/submitting POA&Ms for past due Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts/Bulletins
  • Performing routine and ad-hoc scans using the ACAS solution
  • Analyzing vulnerability scan results and subsequent reporting using the ACAS solution and Subscriber Database
  • Managing, disseminating, interpreting and tracking compliance with IAVM's
  • Maintaining existing standard operational procedure (SOP) documentation and draft new SOPs and other documentation as necessary

Job Qualifications:

  • This position requires U.S. Citizenship due to our Federal contractual obligation
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field
  • Active DoD Secret clearance
  • 6 years of experience in supporting accredited Cyber Security Support Providers, Network Operations Security Centers, Computer Incident Response teams, or National Security Agency certified Cyber Red teams
  • 3 years of experience with vulnerability scanning tools
  • 3 years of technical experience supporting CND analysis, incident response, vulnerability analysis, cyber forensics, cyber threat intelligence, software reverse engineering, malware analysis, or penetration testing
  • Knowledge and understanding of DoD scanning requirements and policies
  • Requires one of the following certifications: CEH, CFR, CCNA Cyber Ops, CySA+, GCIA, GCIH, GISCP, SCYBER


Job Location:   Charleston, SC

Position Type:   Full-Time/Regular

Security Requirement:  Secret

All candidates must be clearable.

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Defense Point Security is an IT Security Consulting firm specializing in public and private sector security solutions.  Our goal is to provide expert IT security services to our clients while cultivating information security knowledge among all employees for the advancement of cyber security.  Defense Point Security offers a competitive employment package including medical, vision, and dental insurance (among others).

Defense Point Security offers a competitive benefits package to include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Premiums are 100% paid by DPS for employee and eligible dependents
  • Personal Accident Insurance paid by DPS
  • Life Insurance paid by DPS
  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance paid by DPS
  • 401k Contribution Matching and 100% vested after 90 days
  • Flexible Spending Accounts 
  • Commuter Assistance
  • Paid Time Off starting at 3 weeks a year (15 days)
  • 10 paid Federal Holidays
  • Capital BikeShare Membership for DC Metro Area
  • Reimbursement for qualifying training expenses
  • Flexible / Alternative Work Schedules

Defense Point Security is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse Community workforce. DPS gives equal consideration to all qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender identity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, marital status, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class. 

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