Oasis Systems

Cyber Security Specialist

Job Locations US-MD-Rockville
Posted Date 7 months ago(10/26/2021 1:08 PM)
Requisition Number
Information Technology


Oasis Systems has an exciting opportunity for a Cyber Security Specialist whose client is located in Rockville, MD. This position will a be a remote opportunity, but travel is required as part of the duties. 


LOCATION: Rockville

JOB STATUS: Full-Time remote

TRAVEL: Be willing and able to travel to the site for a full work week.(Estimate 30% travel time)

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills)


EDUCATION: BA/BS degree required in information systems, computer science, or related fields preferred.

CERTIFICATIONS: Must have at least one advanced cyber security certification, such as CISSP, CEH, CISM, CISA, or CRISC.  Any certification on the DOD 8570 matrix will do be sufficient. The following link provides the certification matrix: https://public.cyber.mil/cw/cwmp/dod-approved-8570-baseline-certifications/.

EXPERIENCE LEVEL: 5 years experience



  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 5 years work experience in cyber security or IT.
  • Experience performing cyber security inspections on operational technology and/or performed audits or assessments based on a well-known cyber security framework (e.g., NIST 800-53, ISO 27001/ISO 27002, SOC2, HIPPA, COBIT) in the last five years.
  • Experience with the scanning and analysis of vulnerabilities and CVE concepts.

  • Knowledge of independently interpreting configuration files produced by network devices and other components.

  • Experience independently evaluating network defensive architectures, threat detection, and mitigation strategies.

  • Knowledge of TCP/IP and networking concepts with emphasis on cyber awareness.

  • Experience working with a risk management framework (e.g., NIST SP 800-37, ERM framework, ISO 31000).

  • Experience writing and evaluating technical reports and solicitations.
  • Be able to work with little supervision while on site.

  • Have a willingness to learn to develop inspection expertise.

  • Have excellent verbal and writing skills.

  • Ability to work with a wide range of stakeholders and values teamwork.

  • Timeliness is crucial.


  • Experience with training a group of individuals on cyber subjects.
  • Thorough understanding and implementation of federal cyber security frameworks.
  • Experience with the cyber analysis of ICS and/or SCADA.
  • Knowledge of interpreting configuration files produced by network devices and other components.




  • Provide cyber security subject matter expertise in the nuclear power industry including performing analysis and research, developing supporting documentation, providing technical input on NRC regulatory guides, and performing cyber security inspections.
  • Advise government inspectors and stakeholders on applying an approved cyber security framework.

  • Assist the Government in the identification of shortcomings, inconsistencies, and conflicts encountered during a cyber security evaluation of a public utility.

  • Make recommendations for improvements on Government cyber security practices, standards, and guidance while maintaining currency with ongoing threats and vulnerabilities.

  • Assist government inspectors in the overall planning of information gathering, logistics, technical reports, and execution plans.

  • Verbally express technical concepts to Government clients and stakeholders involved in enterprise security information forums.

  • Collaborate with other cyber analysts in an effort to create a unified method of assessment and analysis.


Who We Are

Oasis Systems is a premier provider of customer-driven, cost-effective and quality Engineering Services; Enterprise Systems and Applications; Human Factors Engineering; Information Technology and Cyber Security; Professional Services; and Specialized Engineering Solutions to the Department of Defense, FAA, NRC and other federal agencies.


We strive to be an exciting and welcoming company that attracts, develops, motivates and retains the most talented, skilled and dedicated people in the industry; where they are encouraged to achieve personal excellence, purpose, and their full potential and career aspirations; while supporting mission-critical national security technologies and programs.


Oasis Systems is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of any legally protected characteristic including, but not limited to, race, color, religion, national origin, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, medical condition, military veteran status or on the basis of physical handicap which, with reasonable accommodation, render the application to satisfactorily perform the job available



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