Abacus Technology Security Incident Analyst in Stennis Space Center, Mississippi

The Abacus Team is seeking a Security Analyst to assist the Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT)/Problem Management and Analysis (PMA) team provide collateral duty AISSO support. This position is part of a contract to manage enterprise IT components for the National Area and Transnational IT Operations and Next-Generation Support II Program (NATIONS II) for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). This is a full-time position.

Provide collateral duty AISSO support for OIT support regions to assist with A&A support for the CISNet General Support System. This includes creating and maintaining regional A&A packages and supporting documentation. The Security Analyst also assists in developing reports to higher authorities (e.g., CIO), as required. Support other security related tasks, as needed, including supporting security incident management. Use ticketing system (ServiceNow) to track security incident in a standard way.


Associate’s Degree required; Bachelor’s degree in a related field is desired.

Experience and Skills:

At least 10 years of professional IT and cybersecurity experience, including 5 years of experience supporting A&As. Experience assembling A&A packages and application documentation required for attaining ATOs. Experience supporting incident management desired.

Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) are required. Must have experience using ITSM IT ticketing system; experience with ServiceNow is desired. Experience with ITIL v3 and CISSP, EHP, Security+ or similar certifications preferred. Excellent, proven analytical and technical skills in the area of IT Security. Previous experience with DHS USCIS desirable.

Must be a US Citizen. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified or Sensitive but Unclassified (SBU) information. Position may require a current/active Public Trust.


ID: 2018-3404

External Company Name: Abacus Technology

External Company URL: www.abacustech.com