Information Assurance Security Specialist

Security, Windows, UNIX, Database, Risk Management
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


Zachary Piper Solutions is currently seeking an Information Assurance Security Specialist in Linthincum Heights, MD in support of the of the DoD Cyber Crime Center

Responsibilities for the Information Assurance Security Specialist include:
  • Experience analyzing and defining security requirements
  • Monitoring, analyzing, and responding to security events utilizing security event management tools and reports
  • Communicating security events identified as potential security issues to system administrators and following up to reach closure
  • Escalating security incidents to leadership -Maintaining auditable records of log monitoring activities and responding to audit requests.
  • Researching, developing and maintaining proficiency in tools, techniques, countermeasures, and trends in computer and network vulnerabilities and exploits
  • Assisting with the development and implementation of security event monitoring on critical systems

Qualifications for the Information Assurance Security Specialist include:
  • Demonstrated experience with computer vulnerabilities and exploits
  • Demonstrated experience analyzing security event log data (Windows, UNIX, Database)
  • Experience with security tools (ArcSight, Splunk) -Familiarity with system log reviews -
  • Demonstrated Risk Management Framework (RMF) experience
  • Experience with IA/Cybersecurity policy implementation
  • Experience implementing and validating Security Technical Implementation Guidance (STIG) and Security Requirements Guidance (SRG)
  • Sec+, CEH or equivalent DoD 8570 certification
  • Secret Clearance with eligibility for TS

Compensation for the Information Assurance Security Specialist include:
  • $135K - $155K based on experience
  • Full Benefits: United Healthcare, Guardian Dental, VSP Vision, 401k with Voya through ADP
  • PTO and Holidays
  • All clearances will be maintained at the Top-Secret level


Arcsight, splunk, wireshark, STIG, STIGs, SIEM, 24/7, on call, network monitoring, Sec+, Security+, DOD, Department of Defense, Top Secret, TS/SCI, Linthicum Heights, MD, Maryland, Incident handling, IDS/IPS, Cyber Watch Officer, cyber analyst, cyber security analyst, ITIL, shifts, monitoring, CSSP, DOD 8750, 21090, IA, Information assurance, RMF, Risk Management Framework, eMASS, LINUX, UNIX, Windows, microsoft, SRG, cybersecurity, cyber security, DOD, DC3, cyber crime center, forensics, incident response, IR, intrusion detection, CEH, IAT

Dice Id : 10430981
Position Id : 31430
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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