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Assoc. Information Security Analyst

Assoc. Information Security Analyst

Requisition ID 
2017-33703
# of Openings 
1
Job Location 
USA-FL-Hurlburt Field
Job Function 
Information Technology
Security Clearance Level 
Secret
Full/Part Time 
Full Time

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Job Description

The Information Assurance Engineer –Associate, work under general supervision to ensure all related information assurance (IA) and certification and accreditation (C&A) activities for all AFSOF C2MS occur in accordance with DoD 8500 series publications, CJCSI 6510.01, Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), and other applicable governing publications. The IA Engineer shall work as a member of a team to evaluate C2MS configurations, create System Security Plans, Disaster Recovery Plan, Incident Response Plans and other artifacts as required to facilitate the certification and accreditation of AFSOF systems. The IA Engineer shall assist system engineers and system administrators comply with the vulnerability management program and secure systems, networks and applications.  The IA Engineer shall conduct vulnerability scans, analyze scan findings and provide recommended fix actions to systems personnel. The IA Engineer as part of the IA team shall prepare, submit, and coordinate DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) packages for all AFSOF C2MS systems.  The IA Engineer shall be able to evaluate new and existing system designs and recommend technical changes to improve security.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • 2+ years of systems security/information assurance related experience.
  • 2+ years of technical experience in systems/network administration or software development
  • Demonstrated Windows and/or Linux Operating System System Administration/Engineering
  • Experience with eMASS, EITDR or Xacta accreditation workflow systems is preferred
  • RMF/NIST SP 800-53A knowledge preferred
  • ACAS/Nessus Vulnerability Scanner knowledge is highly desirable
  • Software Code Scanning / Application Security Testing / Penetration Testing is highly desirable
  • Incident Response or Computer Network Defense experience is highly desirable
  • ITIL v3 Foundation certification preferred
  • EMSEC knowledge preferred
  • Excellent technical writing skills a must
  • Must have good communication skills and be detail oriented
  • Self-motivated, shows initiative, and works with minimal direction
  • Must be able to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and proactive thinking skills
  • Basic level familiarity with DoD, USAF, USSOCOM, and other Cyber Security Regulatory Compliance bodies
  • Provide technical support to system and technology owners to propose mitigation and remediation solutions
  • Assist with routine compliance and audit functions to ensure regulatory scanning requirements are satisfied
  • Document and report on processes and procedures
  • Stay current on security industry trends, attack techniques, mitigation techniques, security technologies and new and evolving threats to the organization by attending conferences, networking with peers and other education opportunities
  • Sense of urgency to address new technologies being deployed: Continuous development of infrastructure and cloud security expertise to function as subject matter expert in multiple technical disciplines
  • A Cyber Security Team team-player contributing to policy development, RMF package accreditations, and Tempest requirements

Education

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.

DoD 8570 IAM II Level Certification Required (CISSP, CISM, GSLC, CAP)

Sec+ CE, SSCP, GIAC Security Essentials Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), and other security related certifications a plus

Qualifications

0-2 years of related experience in data security administration.

The work is performed in an office and lab environment

Must be able to obtain a passport for OCONUS travel, if required

Lift over 35 LBS

 

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As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors. With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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