Information Security Engineer. Active Secret Clearance and Security + required.
This program provides IT support for a large scale Navy training and education contract.
Supports the research, evaluation, recommendation and implementation of information security solutions across computer environments.
Provides initial research findings and support for review and escalation of results.
Analyzes/evaluates requirements against Federal, DoD & DoD INFOSEC/Cyber policies.
Maintains INFOSEC/Cyber policies, practices, processes, plans and processes & procedures.
Reviews log files in response to cyber-related incidents & provides risk assessment to ISSM.
Recognizes network infrastructure/architecture systems, operating systems and application vulnerabilities, via review of DoD IA/CND tools (HBSS, Retina/ACAS, etc) output files and dashboards & through the use of other DoD/NSA tools to include STIGs, Checklists, SRGs & SRRs.
Develops/Updates Manager's Internal Control Program (MICP) process packages for the ISSM & updates to the ISSM's Mission, Functions & Tasks workbook.
Especially seeking candidates with 2 years network-level ISSM (CSWF IAM-II) experience within last 3 yrs. DoD Risk Management Framework, VRAM/eMASS or similar experience preferred. Knowledge of HBSS & ACAS; Cyber Risk Analysis; Package Risk Mitigation Proposals & POA&Ms; Processing DIACAP packages highly desired. Should be proficient in MS Office & MS Visio.
Essential Job Functions
Audits computer systems to ensure that they are operating securely and that data is protected from both internal and external attack.
Conducts security assessments to ensure adherence to customer specific security policy, procedures and industry standards.
Monitors, evaluates, and maintains security systems according to industry best practices to safeguard internal information systems and databases.
Assists with the review and definition of security requirements and reviews systems to determine if they are designed to comply with established standards.
Investigates security violations and breaches; Prepares reports on intrusions as necessary.
Reviews firewalls logs across the assigned area. Configures firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and other network security devices across assigned area.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field preferred
CISSP certification preferred
Two or more years of computer science, management information systems, or data security experience
Experience working with information and network security practices
Experience working with computer programming
Experience working with computer desktop packages such as Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.
Experience working with operating systems
Experience working with security software packages
Experience working with security architecture
Analytical and problem solving skills for resolving security issues
Interpersonal skills to interact with customers and team members
Communication skills to interact with team members and support personnel
Skilled in implementing and configuring networks and network components
Ability to work with relational databases
Ability to work in a team environment
MS Project experience
||Information Security Engineer
||Virginia Beach, VA
Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V