CACI International A&A Cyber Security Analyst in Ashburn, Virginia

Job Description:

CACI is currently looking for outstanding cyber security candidates to join our Assessments & Authorization (A&A) team to play a key role in securing information in a SAP based system for the United States Department of Agriculture. We are looking for at least 5+ years of experience, a bachelor’s degree or equivalent to apply your expertise in the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Risk Management Framework (RMF) and Security Solutions to make certain that application security, A&A and security operations are in accordance with NIST and FedRAMP. The candidate will balance the consideration of security controls with the mission of the system while working with the CACI system Information Security Manager. The candidate will apply their experience and of knowledge of A&A techniques, Cloud security, and best practices supporting U.S. Government Civil Agencies. Expected duties include but are not limited to:


  • A working knowledge of several of the following areas is required: understanding of business security practices and procedures; knowledge of Cloud system design, SAP environments, current security tools available; hardware/software security implementation; different communication protocols; encryption techniques/tools; familiarity with commercial products, current NIST and FedRAMP requirements, and civil government agency cyber security requirements.

  • Ability to serve in the capacity of an Information System Security Officer.

  • Work with Cloud Team to design, develop, implement and document security solutions to obtain an Authority to Operate (ATO) of a new Cloud System in accordance with NIST SP 800-53 Rev 4 and FedRAMP security requirements.

  • Responsible for the documentation of system design and implementation statements in Cloud System Cyber Security Asset Management (CSAM) profile.

  • Experience in NIST SP 800-53 V4, the NIST Risk Management Framework and FedRAMP environments.

  • Provides support for facilitating and helping the A&A team identify and implement security controls in accordance with NIST SP 800-53 Rev 4 and FedRAMP security requirements.

  • Develops, implements, and documents security solutions and monitors compliance to these policies and contributes to the risk analysis and project support in the area of cyber security

  • Performs risk analyses which also includes risk assessment. Drafts waivers as applicable.

  • Applies principles, theories, and concepts to the development and implementation of cyber security standards, procedures, and guidelines.

  • Responsible for providing high level technical expertise focused on a SAP Based Cloud cyber security architecture.

  • Troubleshoots and resolves technical issues related to remote access services for a Cloud system.

  • Monitors trends in information technology and security that could have an impact on the security of the organization’s products, processes, infrastructure, or customers.

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience in NIST RMF

  • Experience in Cloud Security Practices

  • Experience with migrating government systems to a FedRAMP certified cloud

  • Experience using Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Ability to work individually ( self-motivated) and within a team environment

  • Ability to communicate effectively with:

  • Management – providing status information, suggesting corrective actions, and taking direction when decisions are made

  • Diverse customer organizations – accepting guidance and feedback on requirements and deliverables

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Ability to obtain NACI Clearance

  • Minimum 5-7 years of relevant experience

  • BS/BA degree

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of SAP methodology

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. Join CACI, where you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. A Fortune magazine World's Most Admired Company in the IT Services industry, CACI is a member of the Fortune 1000 Largest Companies, the Russell 2000 Index, and the S&P SmallCap600 Index. CACI provides dynamic careers for over 20,000 employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.