JOB DESCRIPTION: Cybersecurity Engineers capture, refine, and translate information systems security requirements for IT systems and component products. They support the development of computer systems and/or the modification of computer applications and programs to integrate information system security protocols. They monitor security controls, assess threats and vulnerabilities, mitigate adverse impacts, and/oLearn more about this agency
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: This CIO-T (IT Services Directorate) position resides within the Cybersecurity Office (TS), Cyber Technology and Monitoring Division (TST) at NCE. The Cybersecurity Office (TS) safeguards the NGA mission through collaborative, forward leaning, and risk balanced solutions to ensure trust in GEOINT services and data. The Cybersecurity Office (TS) assesses risk in the context of overall NGA mission goals and objectives. This position in the Cyber Technology and Monitoring Division (TST) works across the key component and agency to integrate cybersecurity technologies and solutions into NGA products, programs and operations in order to support continuous monitoring and agency risk awareness. This position requires an understanding of data analytics to aid in the creation and presentation of security metrics, as well as the ability to apply critical thinking against provided data in order to extract meaningful insights to aid NGA leadership decision-making. Duties * Assess and mitigate system security threats/risks throughout the program life cycle; execute security planning, assessment, risk analysis, risk management, certification and awareness activities for system and networking operations. * Perform or review technical security assessments of computing environments to identify points of vulnerability, non-compliance with established Cybersecurity standards and regulations, and recommend mitigation strategies. * Support security authorization activities in compliance with NGA guidelines, oversight Information Systems, and security engineering governance and business processes. Additional Application Requirement: You may be asked to complete one or more assessments in addition to the application you submit on this website as part of your application to NGA. These assessments may include but are not limited to: 1) Online questionnaires or assessments that require you to describe your job-related knowledge, skills, abilities, or other characteristics that are aligned with the mandatory and desirable qualifications of this job posting. The information you provide in the application you submit must support the response you provide to this questionnaire. You will receive an email to describe any additional assessments required. Please monitor your emails and complete any required assessments as soon as possible.
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