Job Openings Cyber Security Vulnerability Analyst, Los Alamos, NM

About the job Cyber Security Vulnerability Analyst, Los Alamos, NM

Cyber Security Vulnerability Analyst, Los Alamos, NM

  • Direct Hire
  • Due to our government client requirements, we can only consider US Citizens.  Will be processed for a Q clearance. 
  • Salary Target:  Up to $145K (DOE)


Our client is currently seeking a Cyber Security Vulnerability Analyst. Applicant will be part of the vulnerability scanning and compliance team.


  • Support a vulnerability scanning operations team to identify, classify, remediate and mitigate system vulnerabilities.
  • Help in supporting and developing a vulnerability program around tools such as, Nmap, MassScan, and Nessus.


  • An Active Q clearance is needed to start.
  • A deep understanding of the cyber security environment, including network and host system security issues and concepts, compliance, and certifications.
  • Advanced understanding of common network and host-based attacks, attack methods, network defense architectures, and security tools.
  • Extensive experience with the following:
    • Penetration testing
    • Vulnerability detection and mitigation
    • Programming and script languages
    • Security tool development and support
  • Experience with programming in Python.
  • UNIX/Linux system experience.
  • Experience working with databases: PostgreSQL, MySQL, MSSQL, Sybase.


  • Skilled with automated analysis with Python, Perl or similar languages.
  • Web application development:
    • Back-end: Python, Perl, or PHP
    • Front-end: HTML/CSS development and Javascript development
  • Tool integration and event correlation with differing APIs.

Please Note:

  • Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.
  • No calls, inquiries, or Third-Party Vendors please.
  • We are an equal opportunity employer (Unable to sponsor H1B Visas).
  • $1000 Referral Bonus -

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement:  To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, our client may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the customer site requirements.

Since 1988, The ACI Group, a Baltimore-based IT staffing firm, has been committed to hiring the industrys leading professionals, and presenting exciting career opportunities. We have access to varied types of contract, permanent and contract-to-perm positions and offer a choice of employment options including a full benefits package.