Information Assurance Specialist with Security Clearance

Recruiter
TEKsystems c/o Allegis Group
Location
Illinois
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Jul 2024
Closes
31 Jul 2024
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities: The primary role is to manage, create and process certification and accreditation packages working with program managers, system engineers and developers to obtain accreditation for DOD information systems.
Systems supported are primarily research, development, test and evaluation systems.
An ability to communicate complex concepts to mid and senior level management and technical personnel equally.
Expertly skilled in working with vulnerability assessment tools and applications such as Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Compliance Checker, Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), Nessus, Fortify, as well as Security Readiness Review Scripts and Security Technical Implementation Guides Benchmarks and Checklists.
Tasks include completion of submission of accreditation packages for assigned systems in eMASS. Requirements: SECRET security clearance.
Security + or CISSP
Demonstrated experience in leading and assisting in the implementation and maintenance of new security technologies
Demonstrated experience developing solutions to problems relating to improvement of information assurance effectiveness, work methods, and resources requirements, utilization and controls
Demonstrated experience using automated management information systems to perform fact finding, analytical, and advisory functions related to information assurance activities
Level II certification in Information Assurance (IA) in accordance with DoD 8570.01M Information Assurance Workforce Improvement Program (or able to achieve within six months)
The ability to work well in a team environment