Sr Cyber Operations Research Analyst SME - (Top Secret w SCI eligibility)

Augusta, GA
  • Job Category: Program & Project Management
  • Travel: No
  • Clearance: TS/SCI
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Req ID: COM00413

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Compass Point, an Akima Company, is committed to helping government agencies modernize their IT infrastructure and systems to drive innovation and value. Come join an experienced, leading edge team committed to excellence and results. Compass Point offers a challenging and rewarding work environment, competitive salary and benefits, and a wide variety of career development opportunities. As an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), 100% of our company’s profits go back to our more than 14,000 Iñupiat shareholders that have resided near and above the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years. Our business helps support their way of life and contributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived in a challenging environment.


The G6 provides IT services support to all of the CCoE’s training and administrative platforms inclusive of but not limited to Cyber Security, Risk Management Framework (RMF), System Administration, Server Administration, System Engineering, Virtualization, Web Development, Automation, Programming/coding support, continuity of operations, and Service Desk functions. These services support approximately 24,000 end points consisting of physical and virtual servers, access points, wireless controllers, switches, and routers that provide classroom as a service using technologies such as VDI-MILS and Virtualization Technologies. This is provided on but not limited to 5 separate networks at this time UNCLASS, Classified, TS Classified, Commercial and a separate Audio-Visual Network as well as support requirements to various administrative networks i.e. NIPRNET and SIPRNET.

The Cyber Operations Research Analyst will support the CCoE G6 in providing non-personal Information Technology (IT) support services to the Cyber Center of Excellence (CCoE)

Primary Responsibilities: The Cyber Operations Research Analyst will provide Cyber Security expertise, including supporting feasibility studies, technical evaluation, justification, acquisition/procurement, installation, implementation, management, and administration of IT systems including virtualized infrastructures and systems (ex. VMWare and Virtual Technologies). This includes technical support and cyber security incident reporting to Information Systems Security Managers (ISSM) and Information System Security Officers (ISSO) throughout the CCoE. Synthesizes system requirements, identifies and assesses alternative solutions, and prepares the recommendation in either document and/or briefing format. Presents options to the customer for implementation. Sample expertise includes the preparation of security policies, security plans, user's guides, system administrator guides, and network security design documents for submission to Government approval authorities.

Experienced in the establishment, implementation, and operation of a continuous monitoring program throughout the CCoE secured systems. This includes executing internal audits, SIEM, management, Incident response, configuration management, compliance studies, change management oversight and other tasks, as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

You must be able to meet all health requirements, including but not limited to, current and future vaccination requirements for infectious diseases such as COVID-19

Top Secret (TS) with eligibility for TS/SCI

Required Certification(s): IASAE II

Required Education: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited academic institution is highly preferred.

Required Experience: 10 Years

Required Skills:

  • Strong planning, problem solving, and organizational skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group including executives, managers, and subject matter experts.

  • Independent thinking and decision-making skills

  • Capable of prioritizing multiple tasks in a fast-paced dynamic environment with rapidly changing customer requirements

  • Daily interaction with employees, subcontractors and government stakeholders

The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description generally cover the nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. This is not intended to be a complete list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Subject to the terms of an applicable collective bargaining agreement, the company management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as may be necessary. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at or 571-353-7053. The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance. Please do not use the dedicated phone number above to call on the status of your job application if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

In order for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, please apply on line. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying online unless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistance with the online application.

Job: Program & Project Management

Travel: No

Organization: Compass Point

Clearance: TS/SCI

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: COM00413

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