A division of Huntington Ingalls Industries
Come join our Cyber and Intelligence team! Our cyber
professionals are defining the future of cybersecurity, providing
the most effective prevention, detection, and responses to the
broad spectrum and constant evolution of threat actors. Our experts
provide actionable, timely intelligence that protects our nation
from adversaries intent on disrupting our freedoms and harming our
nation. Together, we are an integral part of an important mission
-- we go to work every day with the knowledge and pride that our
accomplishments make a difference.
HII- Technical Solutions Division (TSD) is looking to hire a
ICS-CERT Junior Technician in their Arlington, VA location,
supporting the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
This ICS-CERT role is responsible for supporting a team that
coordinates infrastructure control systems-related cybersecurity
incidents and information sharing. This role includes enhancing
current operational capabilities for the defense of control system
environments against emerging cyber threats. The role may involve
managing cyber security incident response professionals of all
Essential Job Responsibilities
+ Provide cybersecurity incident response for Industrial Control
Systems under the National Cybersecurity and Communications
Integration Center (NCCIC), which is responsible for coordinating
and orchestrating national protection, prevention, mitigation, and
recovery activities associated with significant cyber and
+ Respond to and analyze industrial control systems-related
incidents; and, support staff who are providing onsite incident
response under the Industrial Control Systems-Cyber Emergency
Response Team (ICS-CERT) to include scheduling and logistical
+ Organize and track pre/post assessment activities and
associated deliverables; assist with the development of survey
instruments, forms, and questionnaires; and, monitor record keeping
procedures for accuracy and compilation of data.
+ PSupport erform initial forensic collection of digital
information and gather and handle evidence.
+ Identify network computer intrusion evidence and
+ Manage appropriate and approved channels in government and
private industry to maintain a high degree of situational awareness
for the purpose of communicating and distributing actionable
+ Work with the NCCIC team, senior staff, and project managers
to analyze and interpret the results of the data and coordinating
the responsible disclosure of vulnerabilities.
+ government's related National Initiative Cybersecurity
Education (NICE) related to DHS.
+ 2-4 Years with Bachelors or 0-2 Years with Masters or HS
diploma + 6-8 years of relevant experience.
+ Knowledge of perimeter defenses (both ingress and egress),
remote access methods, device to device communications (including
protocols), field device communications (wired and wireless), trust
relationships and interconnectivity with enterprise networks, and
ICS protocols and methods of communication.
+ Knowledge of technologies and methods utilized for detecting
anomalous activities, network device configurations, monitoring and
alerting mechanisms and processes, threat and intelligence data
sources - and how these are leveraged within the ICS
+ Knowledge of basic steps dealing with network and field
devices for known vulnerabilities and potential exploitation
vectors, configuration baselines and conformance to industry best
practices and hardening guidelines, configuration backup and
recovery, vendor management and integration, data and information
integrity, and physical security of critical assets.
+ Familiarity with latest ICS-CERT Design Architecture Review,
which provides critical infrastructure asset owners and operators
with a comprehensive technical review and cyber evaluation of the
architecture and components that comprise their industrial control
+ Possess one of the following degrees and/or significant
related equivalent practical government/military experience
requirements: Industrial Security Engineering (Programmable Logic
Controllers, Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition Systems,
Distributed Control Systems) or Computer and Network Forensics
+ Familiarity with National Institute of Standards and
Technology (NIST), Draft Framework for Improving Critical
Infrastructure Cybersecurity (5 December 2017) and NIST Roadmap for
Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity Version 1.1 (25
+ Familiarity with Cyber Supply Chain Risk Management (C-SCRM)
+ Clearance: Must Possess and maintain TS with SCI eligibility
+ Five years of experience and a MA/MS degree in a related field
+ Private industry experience in any of the 16 critical
infrastructure sectors whose assets, systems, and networks, whether
physical or virtual, are considered vital to the US, under
Presidential Policy Directive 21 (PPD-21).
May require working in an office, industrial, shipboard, or
laboratory environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating
confined spaces and extreme temperature variances.
Huntington Ingalls Industries is America's largest military
shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to
partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII's
Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and
Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any
other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII's Technical Solutions division
provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet
Support, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear &
Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News,
Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both
domestically and internationally.
Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and
Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain