HMIS - Cyber Security Analyst - Richland, WA

Employer: HMIS

Job Description:
Job Duties/Scope Of Work
Hanford Mission Integration Solutions (HMIS) is seeking a Cyber Security Analyst to perform Information System Security Officer (ISSO) responsibilities in support of the Department of Energy (DOE) Hanford Site. This specific role will encompass Industrial Control Systems (ICS) and Operational Technology (OT) environments. HMIS is seeking a candidate who has experience in securing the types of systems, components, and networks that comprise ICS / OT environments. This individual will perform architecture and analysis activities in cyber security, supporting oversight of information technology (IT) and OT throughout the enterprise. The selected candidate will assess and implement programs to protect ICS / OT in operation at Hanford. The individual will provide leadership and guidance to the cyber security team in response to changing security threats and requirements as it relates to ICS / OT environments.

Duties include:
-Serve as an ISSO, as designated by DOE.
-Develop cyber security policies and procedures in accordance with the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).
-Participate in development of System Security Plans (SSP) under National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) requirements.
-Assess and mitigate security threats and risks to ICS / OT environments.
-Apply cyber security requirements in evaluating design and implementation of new and existing ICS / OT.
-Respond to cyber security incidents and intrusions into ICS / OT environments, ensuring that reporting requirements are met.
-Establish and implement corrective action plans, as needed for issues raised.
-Check systems and processes in operation to verify security requirements are being satisfied.
-Perform certification and accreditation planning, testing, and liaison activities.
-Evaluate products and participate in projects to improve security of ICS / OT environments.
-Monitor cyber security reports from external sources.
-Implement government and industry best practices for protection of ICS / OT environments, as feasible.
-Participate in disaster recovery exercises and events.
-Support secure operation and maintenance of systems within accreditation boundaries.
-Participate in change management process for ICS / OT systems.
-Support cyber security audits, assessments, data calls, and investigations.

Basic Qualifications
-BA/BS degree plus 8 years of experience working in information technology, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
-Experience within the last 4 years in providing and evaluating cyber security for industrial control systems environments.
-Experience within the last 4 years in assessing and managing risk from a cyber security perspective.
-Current holder of a DOE "Q" security clearance or the ability to obtain a clearance within one year.

***Must be able to obtain and maintain a "Q" Clearance. Any offer of employment is contingent on the applicant passing a background investigation. As part of the investigation, Federal investigators will examine many aspects of the applicant's past including: financial and criminal histories, mental and emotional health, education and travel, drug and alcohol usage, personal and organizational relationships, as well as other aspects of the applicant's background.

Note: This position may entail that the selected candidate work (telecommute) remotely, within a commutable distance and in accordance with HMIS procedural requirements.

Desired Qualifications
- Knowledge of National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) requirements for operation of federal information systems.
- Knowledge of cyber security practices for protection of industrial control systems environments.
- Experience as an Information System Security Officer (ISSO).
- Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Compensation & Benefits
Grade 18: $101,525 - $128,075
Grade 19: $111,588 - $140,663
Grade 20: $122,813 - $154,838

HMIS offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical/dental/vision, short-and long-term disability, life insurance, 401(k) with employer match, and paid time off. For a full list of benefits please visit our benefits website:

In accordance with the HMIS salary determination process, offers will be made by taking into consideration the level of assigned job duties, responsibilities, and the candidate's qualifications relative to internal peers and the external labor market. A candidate's salary history will not be used in compensation decisions. The salary range listed represents the full range of salary that may be offered.

HMIS is an EEOE/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Relocation Funding Provided No
U.S. Citizenship Required Yes
Clearance Required Yes
Job Classification Exempt
Shift Work Required No

Contact Person:
Location: Richland, WA
Application Method: Online:
Base Pay: $101,525 -$154,838 /YR DOE

Posted on February 15, 2023

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