Information Security Analyst

Job Locations US-HI-Honolulu
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret


Vykin Corporation is currently looking for an experienced Top Secret cleared, SCI eligible, Information Security Analyst to join our team in Honolulu, Hawaii at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.  We are a small defense contracting company that is veteran owned servicing the US Department of Defense.  The successful candidate will receive competitive wages, health plans and the opportunity to join a small company that still believes every employee counts.


Responsible for planning and implementation of security measures to protect information technology networks and systems. Works with customers, partners, stakeholders, and team members to develop and implement security procedures; troubleshoot problems; help to establish and implement policies and their conformance; coordinate activities of LAN support personnel, provide guidance on common networking issues. Assess vendor products; manage network performance, troubleshoot problems, and maintain network security.



  • Provide end user IA support for all computer equipment operating systems, peripherals, and applications.
  • Maintain network security and ensure compliance with security policies and procedures.
  • Support, monitor, test, and troubleshoot hardware and software for IA problems.
  • Participate in developing and implementing network-related procedures and standards.
  • Participate in and may lead aspects of major network installations and upgrades.
  • Interface with vendors to ensure appropriate resolution during network outages or periods of reduced performance.
  • Conduct tests of IA safeguards in accordance with established test plans and procedures.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex problems.
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant hardware and software applications as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.
  • Understand and implement technical vulnerability corrections.
  • Examine potential security violations to determine if Department of Defense policy has been breached, assess the impact, and preserve evidence.
  • Work with partners, customers and stakeholders to configure, optimize, and test network servers, hubs, routers, and switches to ensure that they comply with security policy, procedures, and technical requirements.
  • Monitor and maintain defense systems including endpoint security, perimeter firewalls, and intrusion detection, and vulnerability detection systems.



  • Must have an active in-scope Top Secret clearance and the ability to obtain/maintain a TS/SCI clearance.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of directly related experience in network security and analysis.
  • Current DoD 8570.01-M IAM Level I IA Baseline Certification such as CompTIA Security+ certification preferred, required inside of 6 months.

Skills, knowledge and abilities:

  • Knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in network security.
  • Knowledge of scanning, endpoint security, and firewall technologies.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications.


Working Conditions

The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment.  The work location is a government facility located on a military installation in Honolulu, HI supporting a DoD customer.  The successful applicant will be working for and reporting directly to the prime contractor or the DoD customer as appropriate.  


The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job. Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.


Vykin Corporation is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and strives to comply with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination based on race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, marital status, HIV-positive status, as well as any other category protected by federal, state, or local laws. All such discrimination is unlawful and all persons involved in the operations of the company are prohibited from engaging in this type of conduct.



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