CAREERS AT GIBBS & COX  -  Current Openings




Gibbs & Cox, Inc. is one of the nation’s leading independent naval architecture and marine engineering service firms.  We are seeking a motivated and well qualified individual for a position as the company’s Cybersecurity Analyst.  As a Cybersecurity Analyst you will be providing subject matter expertise to our Department of Defense (DoD) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) clients for shipboard hull, mechanical, and electrical (HM&E) system cybersecurity.  


  • Provide subject matter expertise support for development of cyber security policy.
  • Participate in projects as a representative within a functional, technical or industry area of expertise.
  • Discuss issues or trends within area of expertise to raise client awareness.
  • Evaluate and provide recommendations on cybersecurity control implementation for both IT and Platform Information Technology Control (PIT-Control) systems.
  • Conduct cybersecurity vulnerability assessments (both shipboard and ashore).
  • Interface with clients and certification authorities on issues related to assessment and authorization (A&A).
  • Research and test new technologies and tools for cybersecurity innovation for shipboard systems.
  • Prepare Risk Management Framework (RMF) documents for submission in eMASS.


  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education in an Information Technology (IT) related field.
  • Cybersecurity certificate (CISSP, CompTIA+, etc.)
  • Experience with DIACAP / RMF package submission.
  • Experience with RMF using eMASS.
  • 5+ years of experience with evaluating / implementing information security controls for DoD systems.
  • 5+ years of experience incorporating cyber security management processes into system design, development, testing, and implementation.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) is required.
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Ability to work independently (with moderate supervision), or on project teams is a plus.
  • US Citizenship required. 

Desired (but required) Qualifications:

  • IAM Level II/III
  • Experience with Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) and/or Configuration Compliance Validation Initiative (SCCVI) tool
  • Experience as a security controls assessor.
  • Experience with PIT system cybersecurity.

Gibbs & Cox, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Apply by email