MILVETS

CYBER INCUBATOR @ UMBC

Grow, Learn, Succeed

Looking to Advance Your Cybersecurity Skills?

MILVETS Systems Technology is seeking self-motivated recently separated Veterans and potential career changers to participate in our Cyber Incubator Program at the UMBC Technology Campus.


Our program consists of real-world scenarios, hands-on experience with Security Assessment tools, to prepare IT Professionals for InfoSec interviews and opportunities. With the high demand in IT Security Professionals, public sectors and government agencies are seeking to immediately place qualified professionals in available positions. The subject matter is focused on obtaining the Approved DoD 8570 Certifications, CompTIA Security + and CompTIA CySA+. The required certifications are one of many that marks IT Professionals as valued experts in the IT Security field.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

MILVETS Systems Technology, Inc. has partnered with EARN Maryland to bridge the demand in the InfoSec industry with qualified IT Security Professionals. The Cyber Incubator Program has a mission to continuously provide new and updated resources and training. Developing Entry Level Cybersecurity Professionals that will assist in preparation for Cybersecurity focused DoD 8570 Certifications:

  • CompTIA Security+
  • CompTIA CySA+ (Cybesecurity Analyst)

INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION

Quarterly Sessions

  • 12-week sessions
  • 4-hours weekly

Cybersecurity Concepts and Methods Training

  • Authentication Methods, Access Control & Securing Remote Access
  • Cryptography Essentials & Public Key Infrastructure
  • Network Attacks and Vulnerabilities
  • Operating System and Application Hardening

Security Assessment Tool and Concept Training

  • Python and Bash (command/terminal scripting language)
  • Linux (Ubuntu or Kali)
  • John the Ripper (password cracker)
  • Nmap and WireShark (network analysis)
  • Splunk and Bro (SIEMs)
  • Penetration Testing research concepts

Cybersecurity Investigative Reporting and Preventive Planning

  • Risk Analysis
  • Vulnernability Assessment
  • Incident Response Plan
  • Business Continuity Plan
  • Disaster Recovery Plan

Online Self-Study Training

  • CompTIA Security + exam preparation for the certification (exam not given in program)
  • CompTIA CySA+ exam preparation for the certification (exam not given in program)

Mentorship

  • Interview tips and concepts on how to land career opportunities
  • Workplace expectations of IT Professionals on how to interact with teams, clients, and Senior Level Management
  • Resume assistance to guide in marketing your qualified skills and professional experiences

PARTICIPANT EXPECTATIONS

  • Commit to self-study hours completing online skill training courses for obtaining the CompTIA Security+ or CompTIA CySA+, provided by MILVETS Systems Technology, Inc.
  • Perform Security Assessment tool practice in a virtual environment using Linux platforms
  • Develop investigative reports to submit to Senior Level Management as requested
  • Perform research on topics regarding Cybersecurity concepts and Penetration Testing processes
  • Participate in practice exam and quiz studies to prepare for the CompTIA exam.
  • BYOD workstation environment to perform tool installation and Penetration Testing analysis
  • Expectation of dependability and exceptional performance in effort to successfully complete the Cyber Incubator Program with a qualified Certificate of Completion

PROGRAM BENEFITS

Upon successful completion of the program:

  • Cyber Incubator Program Certificate of Completion
  • Certification Voucher in the amount of the CompTIA certification (Security+ or CySA+)
  • Job placement assistance with some of MILVETS major business connections

MILVETS Systems Technology, Inc.

Founded & Incorporated in 1986

Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business

Small Disadvantaged Business

ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Certified

DUNS Number: 153887773

CAGE Code: 0NCB3