Information Assurance/Security Specialist Engineer

iat ii/iam i certification (i.e. comptia security+, etc
Full Time
$60,000 - $80,000
Travel not required

Job Description

Required Skills:

2-4 years of experience as an Information System Security Officer (ISSO)
Experience providing information assurance support, documenting compliance, or evaluating Cybersecurity posture in a DoD environment
Experience with cyber remediation of IT assets (desktops, laptops, servers, network devices, etc.)
Analyze and/or administer security controls for information systems in lab and field environments
Experience with reviewing government guidance, including task orders, directives, STIGS, or IAVAs for applicability and implementation
Ensure designs meet applicable security technical implementation guides (STIGs)
Conduct engineering vulnerability assessment of systems utilizing DoD approved IA tools (ACAS) and DISA STIGs
Identify technical applicability, remediate, support mitigation of IAVA notices and support metric reporting
Research, interpret, and provide technical policy guidance pertinent to information and system security
Exercise creative thinking and problem solving to advance our business performance
Deliver innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet customers changing business needs
Support and engage in programs, projects and practices and strategy, and comply with all policies and procedures
Follow industry and department trends and developments to ensure services are consistent with, and/or superior to, industry best practices
AA or BS degree (Experience can be substituted for educational requirements.)
IAT II/IAM I certification (i.e. CompTIA Security+, etc.)
Active Secret Clearance

Desired Skills:

BA or BS degree in a technical area (Computer Science, Information Assurance, Cyber Security )
Experience with developing and maintaining Risk Management Framework (RMF) packages
Experience with vulnerability assessments using various scanning tools
Experience with performing, interpreting, and reporting vulnerability assessments
Experience in working with Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS)
Experience with developing and presenting, orally and in writing, technical information to non-technical audiences and clients
Knowledge of computer networking and network-based information assurance devices

In this role you will work closely with the government customer and ISSM in implementing DoD and Air Force Policy on the DC3 networks. Member of a team of IA professional s responsible providing policy analysis, information sharing requirements, Assessment and Authorization (A&A) support for multiple classified and unclassified networks. Responsible for creating and validating system security requirements, establishing and implementing security designs in hardware, software, data, and procedures. Will conduct technical risk and vulnerability assessments of planned and installed information systems as well as assess and mitigate system security threats/risks throughout the system life cycle.

Responsible for preparing documentation such as Risk Assessment Reports (RARs) for the ISSM/CISO, System Security Plans (SSPs), Development of Plan of Action & Milestones (POA&Ms) to ensure compliance with Government and DC3 Cybersecurity policies and procedures. Will assist the ISSM/ISSO with the generation of cybersecurity documentation for system hardware and software assessments; assess the performance of IA Security controls for assess and authorize and assess only networks.

Posted By

Sarah Hashimi

1010 Rockville Pike, Ste 400 Rockville, MD, 20852

Dice Id : 10198765
Position Id : 6258254
Originally Posted : 10 months ago
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