Senior Cyber Security Specialist - Huntsville, AL - #19528927

Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation

Date: Feb 23, 2021
City: Huntsville, AL
Contract type: Full time
Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation

Provides senior level Risk Managment Framework (RMF) support to the US Army's Threat Systems Management Office, supporting the development of certification and accredidation documentation, standard operating procedures, policies and security instructions for both networked and stand-alone computer systems. Performs risk assessment analysis in support of RMF accredidation efforts for a multitude of US Army threat systems. Reviews required assessment and authorization artifacts such as security plans, implemetation plans, diagrams, memorandums, POA&Ms and connection agreements, providing summaries and recommendations to the ISSM and / or system owners. Assesses system compliance against DOD and NIST requirements such as NIST 800-53 controls and DISA Security Implementation Guides (STIG) to provide accurate technical evaluations of networks and systems.

Serves as the Information System Security Officer (ISSO) for assigned information and threat systems and as such will be responsible for the development, submittal and maintenance of system security authorization packages and supporting artifacts for all products requiring Authority to Operate (ATO). Responsible for selecting and implementing security controls, the timely completion of accredidation packages and maintaining the security posture of systems. Valdidates all IA controls and the security posture of information systems utilizing RMF guidance. Develops, reviews and updates documentation necessary to assure that government systems meet the RMF cybersecurity standards and requirements for DoD systems. Uses eMASS in support of the RMF process, registers systems in eMASS to support RMF process; inputs eMASS entries on all required and applicable RMF controls.


  • BS in a related field

  • Minimum 8 years experience of related experience

  • Experince utilizing the Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS)

  • DoD 8570 certification (IAM Level I, II, III)

  • Experience creating ATO packages using RMF process

  • Some travel

  • Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance


  • MS in related field

  • Experience supporting US Army customers

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

Necessary Competencies

  • Honesty, superior ethics

  • Interpersonal savvy, excellent communication skills

  • Ability to be a team player

  • Initiative

  • Positive attitude

  • Professionalism


Awards: INTUITIVE's many awards showcase our success at building a professional and well-rounded culture of excellence. Awards include Best Small and Medium Companies to Work for in the U.S. in Fortune Magazine, Huntsville Best Places to Work, National Prime Contractor of the Year Award, Best for Vets in Military Times Edge Magazine, Top 50 Companies in America for Workers over 50, Torch Award for Ethics, Family Friendly Business Award, Fit Friendly Company Award, and more. Employees take great pride in these validations of our success.

Giving Back: Giving in the community includes investment of time and effort, as well as monetary action. Very thoughtful in our choices, we focus on helping children and the elderly, as we feel they are most often overlooked. This approach results in meaningful employee involvement as we volunteer at a local school, support organizations that care for the homebound, assist groups that care for homeless children and families, support veteran organizations and activities, et al. Employee feedback shares how very rewarding such activities are.

Fun: Our natural atmosphere of camaraderie and professionalism fosters our coming together to enjoy many events, the success of which is evidenced by great turn-out, lots of fun, and wonderful feedback.

Focus on Health: Very health-conscious from the top down, we incorporate many types of health-related events and activities, resulting in positive impact on health-care cost outcomes. We are a proud winner of the Fit Friendly Company Award from the American Heart Association.

Incentives: A robust focus on recognition for performance, accomplishments, and creativity is part of our attracting and retaining skilled and talented individuals, supporting our outstanding retention rates.

Continuing Education: Close attention to the development of our employees and supporting them in many avenues of continuing education are a part of our company fabric, and result in the furthering of the caliber of our capabilities as well as the satisfaction of our employees.

Disability Accommodation for Applicants -- Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in its job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following alternative email address or phone number to contact us about your interest in employment at INTUITIVE or 256-922-9300 x. 1113. Our process is to respond and to work with the requestor to identify a workable accommodation to the application process.

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