Job Title: Cyber-Security Technical Administrator
Location: Remote with minimum of 1 week/month on-site at supplier expense
Clearance: DOD Secret (Fully Adjudicated), as a minimum

Contract Labor Category, Education, & Experience:  

Information Assurance Engineer – Senior:  Masters +10yrs, or Bachelors +12rs

Information Assurance Engineer – Intermediate:  Bachelors +5yrs or Associates +7yrs

Required Certifications:

  1. CompTIA Security+
  2. Computing Environment (CE) Certification (i.e., MCSE, Server+, etc.) – can be waived for 30 days after project join date.


Position Requirements: 

This position is for a Cybersecurity Technical Administrator supporting the ALTESS commercial cloud customers who reside in Microsoft Azure (Gov/DoD).  ALTESS is a managed service provider (MSP) for Army IT systems and we support enterprise applications owners in migrating their systems into Microsoft Azure and also provide sustainment services to support their applications.  This position is for a cybersecurity technical administrator role to support a full range of cybersecurity services that ALTESS provides to all our customers.



  • Serve as overall subject matter expert on Cybersecurity Technical Administrator technology and market capabilities/trends.
  • Conduct security scans against the organization’s cloud-deployed infrastructure, produce and interpret compliance reports
  • Validate technical security controls are in place for operating systems, applications and network appliances, and recommend enhancements
  • Review proposed configuration changes for security impact
  • Operate endpoint-protection mechanisms, including high-level reporting and day-to-day administration activities
  • Work between technical and policy teams to implement, maintain and monitor technical security configuration controls, including: STIG’s, SRG’s and other industry security hardening guidance
  • Work between technical and policy teams to successfully implement and manage requirements for maintaining cloud P-ATO, ATO and security control inheritance capabilities
  • Collaborate with internal and external parties to transform high-level technical objectives into comprehensive technical requirements
  • Use results of vulnerability scans to determine vulnerabilities and develop operational plans to remediate or mitigate vulnerabilities as they are discovered
  • Install, operate and maintain Army Endpoint Security System
  • Manage ALTESS Cybersecurity training and certification program using the Army Training and Certification Tracking System
  • Assist hosted customers in obtaining and maintaining RMF and other certifications as required
  • Review and document change requests; and determine approval or denial of requests
  • Update and/or assist the hosted system’s personnel in updating artifacts of the RMF; i.e., system diagrams (logical and physical) Hardware/Software/Firmware Inventory, Interface & Ports, Protocols and Services listing, etc.
  • Interact with the Army CSSP, C5ISR and customer ISSOs/ISSMs on a regular basis



  • Mid to senior level Cybersecurity Technical Administrator experience in a cloud environment
  • DoD 8570.01-M IAT level II certification is required
  • Resource must possess both Baseline and Computing Environment certification as defined in DoD Instruction 8570.01-M
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Understanding of DOD Risk Management Framework Assessment & Authorization (RMF A&A), FedRAMP, the DOD cloud provisional authorization (PA) process and the processes to successfully acquire and maintain an Authorization to Operate (ATO)
  • Working knowledge of the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Process (FedRAMP), cloud security information impact levels (IL), the differences between an ATO and P-ATO, the differences between a CSO and CSP, and the processes to successfully acquire, maintain and support DOD cloud accreditation
  • Experience automating routine administrative tasks desired
  • Understanding of network, storage, server and application technologies
  • Strong understanding of common cyber threat patterns, indicators of compromise and defenses
  • Working knowledge of DoD STIGs and IA Vulnerability Management (IAVM)


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