Job Description

 Cyber A&A Engineer - Analyst Lead Validator 5 - (2) - SC- O/M

12 months

Pay Rate:
$ to $43.



Chipton-Ross is seeking 2 Cyber A & A Engineer - Analyst Lead Validator 5's located in North Charleston, SC


Opportunity for contract-to-hire based on worker performance, worker attendance and dependability and client business needs

Looking for candidates with Risk Management Framework experience. Analyst experience is not needed for this position.

Primary responsibility is to perform tasks related to Assessment & Authorization (A&A) within the Defense Health Agency to ensure assigned DOD systems/Enclaves/Networks can obtain and maintain Authorization to Operate (ATO) and Authorization to Connect (ATC) certifications. Conduct risk and vulnerability assessments of information systems to identify vulnerabilities, risks, and protection needs.

This position will be a part of a team developing recommended courses of action needed to transition current policies and procedures to the Risk Management Framework (RMF) approved processes.

Provide solutions to complex problems that require the regular use of expertise and creativity. Problems are broadly defined and solutions require the continuation of specialized theories and knowledge. Serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) on one or more technologies.


o Must possess a CompTIA Security

o OS Certification/Approved Training completed within 180 days of hire o Experience with RMF in DHA a plus o Experience with Accreditation package management in eMASS a plus o Excellent customer service and organization skills o Excellent oral and written communication skills

Familiarity with Guidance:

o Risk Management Framework

o NIST 800 series policies & Guidance

o NIST Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) o Department of Defense Instructions (DoDI) o Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)

Familiarity with Toolsets/Technologies:

o STIGViewer,

o Vulnerator,


o Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS)

Knowledge in at least one in the following OS/Technologies o Medical Device configurations o Windows o Linux/Unix o Network Devices o Databases - MS SQL, Oracle o VMWare - Virtualization o Web Services


Accredited BS degree and fifteen (15) years of experience with Information Technology/Information Assurance or eighteen (18) years of hands-on experience with Information Technology/Information Assurance.



- There is a chance for some OT (overtime) as needed and must be approved by supervisor.



Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.


Company Description

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