Cybersecurity Validator (NQV) - Secret Clearance required

Orlando, FL
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Information Technology
  • Travel: Yes, 25% of the time
  • Clearance: SECRET
  • Req ID: 2024-11852


Job Summary:

ASE is looking for a Cybersecurity Validator (NQV) to work in support of Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) in Orlando, Florida. To join our team of outstanding professionals, apply today!


Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan, implement, upgrade, or monitor security measures for the protection of computer networks and information.

  • Assess system vulnerabilities for security risks and propose and implement risk mitigation strategies on systems going through the acquisition process.

  • May ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard information and vital electronic infrastructure in complex networks and environments.

  • May conduct cybersecurity testing of systems going through the acquisition process. May perform Cybersecurity services such as Assess and Authorize (A&A) Computer Network Defense (CND) services in order to protect the CIA of the NAVAIR Cyber environment.

  • May assess risks to identified IT assets utilizing available threat and vulnerability information and provide risk recommendations as well as provide technical expertise/capability to identify security-related issues of both current.and planned systems and networks and associated architecture on the NAVAIR enterprise and RDT&E classified and unclassified networks.

  • May respond to computer security breaches and viruses.

  • Will need remain current on technological advances relevant to the requirements they support and provide documented recommendations when appropriate.

  • Cybersecurity is a dynamic field under continual evolution — The Contractor shall maintain a relevant knowledgebase, training, and personnel mix to continually adapt to and meet shifting cyber threat areas, using the latest analysis, mitigation, and remediation techniques/tools.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Active Secret clearance (or higher).

  • Three (3) years of experience implementing, upgrading and/or monitoring security measures for the protection of computer networks and information.

  • B.S. degree in Cybersecurity, Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or directly related IT degree, with relevant coursework in computer security.

  • Relevant experience in Navy/DoD environment will be considered in lieu of degree.

  • Active COMPTIA Security+ or similar industry certification.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Recent experience in a validator role performing A&A, to include Test and Evaluation (T&E).

  • Experience as a certified Navy Qualified Validator (NQV).

Job: Information Technology

Travel: Yes, 25% of the time

Organization: ASE - Akima Systems Engineering

Clearance: SECRET

Work Type: On-Site

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-11852