IASS - Jr.

Network security, RMF, QA, Risk management framework, Security clearance, Information assurance, Vulnerability scanning, XACTA
Contract W2
Depends on Experience

Job Description

FEDITC, LLC is a fast-growing business supporting DoD and other intelligence agencies worldwide. FEDITC develops mission critical national security systems throughout the world directly supporting the Warfighter, DoD Leadership, & the country. We are proud & honored to provide these services.


Overview of position:

FEDITC is seeking a Junior Information Assurance Security Specialist (A&A). The Junior IA Security Specialist will be responsible for performing assessment and authorization coordination, advising and assisting the customer with Risk Management Framework (RMF) and developing a Plan of Action and Milestones for resolving network deficiencies. The end goal is to ensure the integrity of customer systems by identifying and mitigating potential shortcomings and vulnerabilities. A United States Citizenship and an active Secret DoD Security Clearance is required to be considered for this position.



  • Assess network compliance against controls listed in and creating A&A packages.
  • Analyze, evaluate, and build an accreditation roadmap for new networks and systems.
  • Develop and maintain supporting documentation for new networks, systems, and technologies as they are introduced.
  • Develop and review the A&A of networks, systems, services, devices, hardware, and software using the DoD and IC RMF to obtain an Authority to Operate, Interim Authority to Test, or Authority to Connect.
  • Provide DoD and IC RMF subject matter expertise, and assist with the development and execution of the RMF program.
  • Maintain, track, and validate DISN and DIA connection approval packages.
  • Perform risk and vulnerability assessments of IT and IS for accreditation; prepare risk assessment reports for submission to the Security Controls Assessor/Certification Authority and Authorizing Official/Designated Accrediting Authority.
  • Assist with the enforcement of A&A, as well as connection standards for networks and systems.
  • Track and maintain A&A databases, web sites and tools to ensure that networks, systems and devices are properly documented and managed from a security perspective.
  • Ensure timely notifications are made to responsible individuals and organizations in order to prevent lapses in accreditation's.
  • Coordinate with organizations to support the resolution of issues with security, A&A, connection approvals, and waiver requests.
  • Perform network security authorization, as well as the application and execution of policy, including project management support services.
  • Be able to perform security evaluations and vulnerability assessments using the DoD Assured Compliance Assessment Solution, Nessus vulnerability scanning tool.
  • Other support duties as needed/directed.


  • Three (3) years of progressive, relevant experience (or equivalent combination of education and experience).
  • Working knowledge of the Defense Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process and Risk Management Framework.
  • Knowledge and experience with DoD IA processes and policies .
  • Must have excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of the Telos Xacta or eMASS system is desired.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer of Systems Science discipline


  • IAT II is required.


  • Active Secret Security Clearance is required.
  • Must be a and pass a background check.
  • Maintain applicable security clearance(s) at the level required by the client and/or applicable certification(s) as requested by FEDITC and/or required by FEDITC’S Client(s)/Customer(s)/Prime contractor(s).


FEDITC, LLC. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. FEDITC, LLC. complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

Dice Id : 10361182
Position Id : 6857343
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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