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Sumaria Systems is a multi-million dollar CMMI® Level III appraised and ISO 9001:2008 certified Information Technology (IT), Engineering, and Professional Services Defense Contractor headquartered in Danvers, Mass.  Founded in November of 1982, the company currently operates across multiple U.S. locations and offers competitive pay and benefits, including medical and dental, a 401(k) plan, and tuition reimbursement.

Cyber Security Administrator -HBSS

Department: Information Technology Division
Office: McChord AFB
Location: McChord AFB, WA

Position: Cyber Security Administrator- HBSS

Location: United States- Washington– Joint Base Lewis McChord (JBLM)

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Clearance Type: Active Secret Clearance

Travel: N/A


Who We Are:

Sumaria Systems, Inc. is a CMMI® Level 3 appraised, ISO 9001:2008 certified Information Technology, Engineering, and Professional Services and Solutions Company headquartered in Danvers, Mass. With operating locations across the U.S., Sumaria provides a full range of services and is capable of responding rapidly and accurately to meet our clients’ surge requirements. Sumaria has a proven track record of delivering cost-effective services and solutions to our clients on time and within budget. With more than 30+ years of experience and hundreds of successful projects, Sumaria provides a diverse range of technology-based solutions and is recognized as a source of quality information, technology, engineering and professional services and solutions for the Department of Defense and the Federal contractor community.

Job Summary:

The Executive Airlift Communications Network (EACN) cyber security team provides End Point technologies support and expertise including, but not limited to, McAfee HBSS, MS EMET, Splunk, Tenable ACAS scanners and Security Center, IDS/IPS, Firewall, and more. The Cyber Security HBSS Administrator maintains the current installation, fully configures, monitors, and performs all necessary updates to the HBSS system. Deploy components of HBSS identified by the Government, as necessary, and develop appropriate documentation for the production of the reports required for HBSS among other technical cyber security responsibilities.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrated experience with deploying, managing, and troubleshooting McAfee HBSS clients.
  • Demonstrated experience with managing and troubleshooting ePO.
  • Work with the government to develop and maintain HBSS SOPs, implementation planning, overall architecture, and how EACN will ensure HBSS will be fully utilized.
  • Develop HBSS NIPRNet and SIPRNet network diagrams.
  • Identify gaps in knowledge and skill sets to establish training requirements through policy, unless superseded by DoD mandates.
  • Identify the various entities/sub groups of the organization’s operating domain(s)
  • Define and develop a Continuity of Operations (COOP) and Disaster Recovery (DRP) plans.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of the IT security industry including awareness of new or revised security solutions, improved security processes and the development of new attacks and threat vectors.
  • Lead root cause analysis of critical events for improving preventative and reactive processes.
  • Experience using trouble ticketing solutions such as Remedy.

Secondary Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Assist the team managing the ACAS (Nessus) Servers. This includes ACAS software configurations, maintaining, scanning, and reporting.
  • Managing and monitoring firewalls and providing reports as required.
  • Utilize Splunk to analyze log data looking for malicious activity, creating complex searches, reports, and dashboards.
  • Monitor IDS/IPS solutions, and provide detailed reports.
  • Perform system administration on HBSS and integrate HBSS alerts, logs and, data feeds into defined processes and procedures such as intrusion detection analysis, auditing, etc.
  • Constantly work to increase EACNs security posture with new technologies, while maintaining current toolsets and utilizing them to the fullest.

Job Competencies:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to collaborate with various teams within the organization, and build constructive relationships.
  • Focus on continuous learning and development.
  • Independently able to make decisions and solve problems.
  • High quality work standards and output.
  • Adapt well to changes in assignment and priority.
  • Dependable and reliable, open to change and feedback.
  • Organize work, set priorities, and determine resource requirements, and necessary sequence of activities needed to achieve goals.


  • BS preferred in computer science, information systems, information assurance, or equivalent work experience.
  • DISA HBSS 201 and 301 courses required.
  • Splunk administrator certification a plus.
  • Certified Ethical Hacker certificate a plus.


  • 3+ years or more working with McAfee HBSS (ePO).
  • Active Secret Security Clearance.
  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II – CompTIA Security+ CE minimum.
  • DISA HBSS 201 and 301 Required Training (Or ability to get it in the first three months of start date).
  • Intermediate Experience working with Windows and Linux Server Operating Systems.
  • Strong skillset with MS Office Products.

What We Offer

Sumaria is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes Sumaria a great place to work and grow.

Sumaria is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

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