Zenetex LLC

  • Defense Assessment Analyst

    Posted Date 3 months ago(3 months ago)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Job Location
    US-AZ-Fort Huachuca
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    ZENETEX specializes in management and technology support services for a variety of Federal agencies and commercial organizations nationwide. Our company is experiencing tremendous growth across all of our practice areas! In support of future work, we are reviewing resumes for the position of Defense Assessment Analyst. This is a contingent position - actual employment will be dictated by contract award. Candidates meeting the minimum requirements will be contacted by a member of our recruiting team. This position will require an active DoD TS/SCI security clearance; we are unable to consider candidates not cleared at this level. 

    Primary Duties and Responsibilities

    This work will be in support of the U.S. Army Regional Cyber Center (USARCC-C) based in Fort Huachuca, AZ. In this position you may perform a variety of duties as follows:

    The Defense Assessment Analyst will conduct persistent penetration testing on all supported networks. Typical daily duties will include:

    • Execute tactical overwatch operations and network surveillance of the Department of Defense Information Network – Army to conduct open network testing
    • Verify network deficiencies by identifying potential weaknesses and circumventing the defensive posture to gain access onto the network and recommending mitigation actions
    • Maintain and document training and use of all vetted Penetration Testing (PT) Tools
    • Conduct Web Assessment of all registered public facing web sites
    • Analyze results to rule out false positives
    • Address Cross-Site Scripting, SQL inject, embedded passwords, and common port
    • Have a thorough understanding of Federal Information Processing Standards Publication (FIPS) 199, Standards for Security Categorization of Federal Information and Information Systems
    • Knowledge of ARCYBER Computer Defense Assistance Program (CDAP) tools

    Education and Experience Requirements

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field preferred
    • Minimum of five-years demonstrated experience performing defense assessment analysis in a DoD network environment


    • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
    • Certified Systems and Network Auditor (GSNA)
    • Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA)
    • IAT Level II Baseline Certification

    Security Clearance

    • This position will require U.S. citizenship and an active DoD TS/SCI clearance

    ZENETEX is an Equal Opportunity/affirmative action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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