Senior Information Assurance/Security Specialist

Full Time
Springfield, VA
Posted 7 days ago

Job Summary

“None specified”

Primary Responsibilities

  • Determines enterprise information assurance and security standards.
  • Develops and implements information assurance/security standards and procedures.
  • Coordinates, develops, and evaluates security programs for an organization. Recommends information assurance/security solutions to support customers’ requirements.
  • Identifies, reports, and resolves security violations. Supports customers at the highest levels in the development and implementation of doctrine and policies.
  • Applies know-how to government and commercial common user systems, as well as to dedicated special purpose systems requiring specialized security features and procedures.
  • Performs analysis, design, and development of security features for system architectures.
  • Analyzes and defines security requirements for computer systems which may include mainframes, workstations, and personal computers.
  • Designs, develops, engineers, and implements solutions that meet security requirements. Provides integration and implementation of the computer system security solution.
  • Analyzes general information assurance-related technical problems and provides basic engineering and technical support in solving these problems.
  • Performs vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle. Ensures that all information systems are functional and secure.

Basic Qualifications

  • Develops new concepts and processes.
  • Analyzes root causes and resolves issues.
  • Supports more junior level technicians and specialists in their activities.
  • Can perform all tasks of lower-level technicians or specialists.
  • Works individually, actively participates on integrated teams, and may also lead a task, project or team

Education and Experience Requirements

  • High School Diploma and six (6) years’ experience; or
  • Associates Degree and four (4) years’ experience; or
  • Bachelor’s Degree and two (2) years’ experience; or
  • Master’s Degree and zero (0) years’ experience.

Desired Competencies

IAT Level II Certifications including one of the following: CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+CE, CND, SSCP; and

CSSP Analyst1 one of the following Certifications: CEH, CFR, CCNA Cyber Ops, CCNA+ Security, GCIA, GCIH, GICSP, Cloud+, SCYBER

Other Duties Disclaimer

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.  Other duties and responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.

Job Features

Job CategoryEngineering, IT Security
Clearance Level RequiredTS//SCI/Poly
Years of Experience Requried2-6 Years
Job #IA018, IA020

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