Defense Point Security
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • Full Time

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 Cybersecurity VM Analyst in San Antonio, TX with an active Secret level Security Clearance.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assists with analyzing Nessus, SCAP, WebInspect, and CCRI vulnerability findings to manage remediation actions to closure.
  • Develops and Maintains Plan of Actions and Milestone (POA&M) and Request for Exceptions (RFE) to document non-compliant security controls, and coordinates with System and Application administrators to plan remediation timelines.
  • Develops New Server Risk Assessments for new technology implementations and presents analyzed findings to Government ISSM for acceptance.
  • Coordinates with A&A Team to provide vulnerability management information for inclusion into RMF Package.
  • Conducts vulnerability management review meetings, capturing risk-based prioritized remediation actions, monitors progress, and reports status to Government ISSM.
  • Validates closure of non-compliant security controls
  • Assists with defining security objectives and system-level performance requirements.
  • Assists in the configuration of secure systems, tests security products/systems to detect computer and information security weaknesses.
  • Supports overall DOD implementation of its authorization process, to include supporting cybersecurity policy, procedures and processes.
  • Assists DOD cybersecurity processes while either authorizing an information system or serving as an analyst for an information system undergoing authorization.

Job Qualifications:

  • This position requires U.S. citizenship due to federal contractual obligations
  • 1 year relevant experience in reviewing vulnerability results
  • Must understand IA/Cybersecurity concepts
  • Must be able translate information security policies and requirements to technical & functional teams
  • DOD Secret Clearance
  • DOD 8570.01 IAT level II: (CompTIA Security+ CE)

Preferred Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred
  • (ISC)2 CISSP, CISM, CISA Certification
  • Computing Environment Certifications required by Client

Job Location: San Antonio, TX

Position Type: FullTime/ Regular

All candidates must be clearable.

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Defense Point Security is an IT Security Consulting firm specializing in government-focused 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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