Job Type Full-time
Job Status Sourcing
Date Posted Thursday, 12 March 2020
Location Fairmont West Virginia
Job Description


Job ID: 203217
Location: FAIRMONT, WV, United States
Schedule: Full-time
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No




MPL Corporation is seeking a Cyber Security Cloud Analyst to support our NASA SAS program.


  • Applies experience with the selection, implementation, testing, monitoring, and documentation of NIST security controls to provide security assurance and manage risk

  • Performs independent assessments (system and software security vulnerability, threat, and risk assessments) on development and large-scale operational environments

  • Performs full-lifecycle (i.e., Concept to Deployment) Information Assurance (IA) security analyses to ensure the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total secure systems solutions that acknowledge technical constraints

  • Performs NIST security control assessments in support of Assessment and Authorization (A&A) to include using vulnerability scanning tools and interpreting results

  • Performs analysis of systems security and software architecture, system security and software requirements, system and software design, source code, and the developer’s unit, build, and systems integration test products

  • Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, and requirements allocation and interface definition studies to evaluate compliance of software/systems developer’s software security specifications and requirements to the software security NIST standards

  • Performs mentoring and training on IA methodologies/ techniques 

  • Develops independent test plans, cases, procedures, and scripts and performs independent testing of safety and mission critical software systems to ensure the system will not do what it is not supposed to do and will respond in a safe and desired manner under adverse conditions

  • Interacts directly with targeted development program personnel providing a suitable interface for the program to gain access to the results of IV&V IA analyses

  • Collaborates with cross-functional teams of security and systems analysts performing assessments and/or verification and validation analyses

  • Analyzes effectiveness/efficiency of the NASA IV&V program's security analysis procedures and processes, and develops/ recommends improvements

  • Prepares presentations, reports, research, and other contract deliverables related to mission assurance analyses performed



  • 5 + years of experience conducting cybersecurity compliance assessments (NIST 800-37, Risk Management Framework (RMF) and NIST 800-53, Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations

  • 1-3+ years of specific experience working with Cloud Technologies and Solutions such as Azure, AWS, and Google Cloud


Desired Qualifications 

  • Experience working on a FedRAMP 3rd Party Assessment Organization’s (3PAO) Team

  • Self-Starter; ability to conduct analyses and assessments and write assessment reports independently without supervision

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Certified Cloud Practitioner or equivalent

  • CISSP Certification


MPL Corporation offers an excellent benefits package. We are dedicated to providing the best possible economic and personal security for each employee.

MPL Corporation is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required.

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