Senior Cyber Operations Analyst

Introduction:

The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), a national leader in scientific research and development, located midway between Baltimore and Washington, DC is seeking a Senior Cyber Operations Analyst.

Job Summary:

Help organizations to analyze, design, prototype, and assess security-related cyber architectures whose risk is measurable and tied to the performance of the higher level mission(s) that the cyber architectures help enable.

Duties (Listed in order of importance with the estimated amount of time spent at each task):

  • Help organizations to analyze, design, prototype, and assess security-related cyber architectures whose risk is measurable and tied to the performance of the higher level mission(s) that the cyber architectures help enable. (70%)
  • Document and communicate the results of cyber analyses in written and oral form to audiences at different experience/technical levels of expertise. (20%)
  • Develop new concepts for analyzing mission-cyber assurance. (10%)

Note: This job summary and listing of duties is for the purpose of describing the position and its essential functions at time of hire and may change over time.

Required Qualifications:

B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field. 10 years experience with military network systems architecture, design, and cyber defense. Good systems engineering skills and a working knowledge of computer and network architectures. Strong written and oral communication skills and the ability to work both independently and on teams. Requires a Top Secret clearance.

Desired Qualifications:

M.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field. 10 years experience with military systems architecture, design, and cyber defense. Familiarity with full life cycle system engineering process and/or applied research. Working knowledge of IO/IA techniques, network modeling/simulation, and evaluation of cyber architectures. Team leadership or project management skills or interest.

Special Working Conditions: Occasional travel required (<10%). Some work required in closed areas.

Security: Applicant selected will be subject to a government security clearance investigation and must meet the requirements for access to classified information. Eligibility requirements include U.S. citizenship.

Benefits: APL offers a comprehensive benefits package including a liberal vacation plan, a matching retirement program, significant educational assistance, a scholarship tuition program for staff with dependents, and competitive salaries commensurate with skills and experience. For more information about our organization, please visit our web site at www.jhuapl.edu.

Equal Employment Opportunity: Johns Hopkins University/Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that complies with Title IX of the Education Amendments Acts of 1972, as well as other applicable laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


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