Cyber Security Lead

Location: Quantico, VA
Date Posted: 12-26-2017
MicroSystems Automation Group (MSAG) is recruiting for a Cyber Security Lead to be located in Quantico, VA. 
The Cyber Security Lead will supervise the Cybersecurity(CS) and Computer Network Defense (CND) for the network and all of the customer specific applications.  This involves Certification and Accreditation (C&A), Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), and a Security Operations Center (SOC).  This also involves providing a secure network environment for the network.
 The Cyber Security Lead will supervise the team and ensure the following:

            -Support the certification and accreditation process for the network in accordance with DoD, Department of The Navy (DoN), and USMC security policies and requirements.
            -Maintain and update all documentation and artifacts.
            -Participate with Government personnel in meetings to ensure the evaluation of hardware and software integration into the customer baseline and ensure IA accreditation process is successful.
            -Conduct C&A testing based on the system’s Mission Assurance Category (MAC) and Classification level of information processed to ensure implementation of relevant Information Assurance Controls (IAC) and report C&A impacts for new products and protocols.  Ensure compliance with Risk Management Framework guidelines.
            -Ensure that Automated Information Systems (AIS) are accredited by the Designated Accrediting Authority (DAA), Headquarters United States Marine Corps (HQMC), Command, Control, Communications and Computers (C4).
            -Maintain the DoD IT Portfolio Repository – DoN (DITPR-DON) for network information and the DoN Application and Database Management System (DADMS) for applications.
            -Produce and implement local procedures in compliance with all higher echelon C&A requirements, policies, and DoD IACs.
            -Operate a risk registry database of requested or approved risk acceptance and mitigations from the DAA. 
            -Process incident reports received from the Marine Corps Network Operations and Security Command (MCNOSC) Marine Corps Emergency Response Team (MARCERT).
            -Install, operate, maintain, and upgrade all network security hardware and software as necessary (including but not limited to: firewalls, mail filter, screening router, Intrusion Detection and Intrusion Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS), DNS blackhole, and Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) devices).
            -Identify non-secure activities on the network and recommend corrective/remedial actions to the Information Assurance Manager (IAM) and provide continual process improvement.
 10 years of cybersecurity experience within the Department of the Navy.
 Bachelor’s degree, Risk Management Framework USMC Qualified Validator preferred.
 Current SECRET

Interested candidates should email their resume and a cover letter to, with the position title in the subject line, or apply to the position via our career portal at

**Position is contingent upon contract award**

MicroSystems Automation Group (MSAG) is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business headquartered in Falls Church, VA. Since our beginning in 1986, we have provided technology solutions for Government and Commercial clients. Our company has a great corporate culture and is very customer and employee oriented.  Find our company reviews on at

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