Overview: Provide oversight, policy, procedure development, and related functions in compliance with NIST standards and other government procedures. The position is responsible for implementing, operating, and managing requirements both technical and administrative on Information systems. Interprets requirements, develops procedures, and monitors practices to ensure company and government requirements are appropriately implemented. Functions as a liaison between the organization and customers and other company and external organizations. Investigates, analyzes, and resolves moderately complex questions and problems. Assists less experienced personnel.
Responsibilities: - Develop and maintain Certification & Accreditation (C&A) packages for information systems. - Prepare and analyze test results for development into a Plan of Action & Milestones (POA&M). - Provide information security support and technical security guidance in all phases of the system life cycle. - Conduct weekly systems audits of both automated and manual audit logs. - Perform software patch installation, antivirus updates, and conduct security self-reviews. - Ensure configuration management (CM) for security-relevant software, hardware, and firmware is maintained and documented. -Perform evaluation and obtain authorization for new software, hardware, and firmware before implementation on the system. - Identify security vulnerabilities and providing guidance on mitigating risks - Initiate protective or corrective measures when a security incident or vulnerability is discovered. - Ensure that system recovery processes are monitored to ensure that security features and procedures are properly restored. - Represent information assurance in security, project, and technical exchange meetings - Perform system administration tasks to include desktop support, and network administration functions - Ensure that all users have the requisite security clearances, authorization, and need-to-know, and are aware of their security responsibilities before being granted access to systems. - Must be available for occasional after hours assistance.
Qualifications: - Bachelor's degree or equivalent preferred. Combination of related industrial security experience will be considered. - Requires U.S. Citizenship and must have held a security clearance within the past two (2) years - Possession of Security+ required, CISSP preferred (or ability to achieve certification within 6 months of employment). - Minimum of six (6) years in system administration/desktop support. - Knowledge of NIST standards and practices desired. - A working knowledge of COMSEC equipment. - Must have the ability to conduct validation testing using automated assessment tools. - Must possess excellent communication, organizational and customer service skills. - Experience in the use of Windows Operating Systems. - Technical knowledge of computer and network hardware and software systems. - Specialized knowledge in areas such as security training and awareness, systems security administration, data recovery and network security control, design and implementation, as well as facility and physical security requirements.
Up to $40.00 DOE
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