Information Assurance Security Engineer (ISSE)
Overview: Location: Springfield, VASecurity Clearance Required: TS-SCICertification: Must possess IAM II certification to start in accordance with DOD 8570.1M teKnoluxion provides the Defense and Intelligence Communities technical experts in the fields of Software & Systems Engineering, Enterprise Operations, and Cloud Services Management & Consulting. Our goal is not to simply support efforts, but to ignite a technology revolution, bridging the growing technology gap between the Government and commercial space. Are you ready to test your abilities as an Information Assurance Security Engineer (ISSE) in a sophisticated enterprise exploitation environment? Join a dedicated team supporting the NGA. Responsibilities: What you get to do every day:Provide expert technical services on all aspects of Information SecurityResponsible for writing information security policy drafts, writing and reviewing Memorandum of Agreements and coordinating and managing all aspects of the Certification and AccreditationAdvise and assess system design/architecture as well as defining, designing and evaluating information security systemsManage multi-agency information sharing and integration securityMaintain affiliations with high-level personnel at multiple agencies and organizations involved in Information Security Tasking includes incident response, system access approval, audit log review, Configuration Control Board and daily consultations/consulting on a wide variety of security issuesReport, document and investigate all security related incidents; assist with development and implementation of corrective measureCandidate will work with all IT groups to build IT systems with security planned from the startWork with developers, system engineers, project managers, and users to identify the level of protection systems will needUnderstand and be able to identify what group or process will satisfy security requirementAct as the representative of the Information System Security Manager ensuring compliance with IS security proceduresSupport efforts to operate, maintain, and dispose of information system materials in accordance with security directives, policies and practices and as annotated in Systems Security PlansGenerate and implementation of requisite security training ensuring user security awareness of responsibilities prior to system accessInitiate protective and corrective measures when incident or vulnerabilities are discoveredEnsure IA hardware and software complies with security configuration guidesImplement and enforce IA policies and procedures as defined by A documentationEnsure users are aware of their IA responsibilitiesThe ability to work on multiple projects/tasks at once and operate in a dynamic, fast-paced, team-oriented environmentPerform Operations & Sustainment (O) functions for the NCE network security infrastructure (firewalls, web gateways, mail gateways, ids, load balancers, performance monitoring tools, mgt systems, etc)Perform maintenance and/or advanced configuration of equipment in order to protect the network from emerging cyber threatsConduct forensic traffic/log analysis to isolate issues or respond to analyst alertsRespond to escalated troubleshooting requestsMaintain and administer network infrastructure standards, documentation and fault tolerancePresent Monitoring/Test Results and Reports as requiredPerform/support integration testing as requiredParticipates in special projects as requiredAbility to review Plan of Action and Milestones (POA) and conduct a technical decomposition categorization, remediation, and lien resolutionExecute remediation process to implement technical solutions to address vulnerability findings via ACAS security scanSystem design and development experience:Defines, plans, designs, and evaluates information security systems. Assesses architecture and current hardware limitations, defines and designs system specifications, input/output processes and working parameters for hardware/software compatibilityPerforms a variety of complex tasks associated with information security ranging from the design of security components to complex architecturesSupervise the work of other engineers performing a variety of information security tasks Qualifications: What skills do you need?Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, and work experience10-15 years of related experience in data security administrationTS/SCI Clearance required and eligibility to obtain CI PolyExperience installing, hardening, deploying, documenting, and troubleshooting network perimeter security technologiesExperience and scripting ability on Unix and/or RHEL OSExperienced with complex Microsoft macros, and PowerShell scriptsBasic understanding of Windows Enterprise AD architecture and VMWare VirtualizationExperience with Cloud Infrastructure/AWS-based technologyExperience using security tools such as ACAS, HBSS, Carbon Black, Tanium, RedSeal, and EMETMust be proficient in network routing/vlan technologyUnique/Additional Requirements:Candidate must have knowledge of and experience with ICD 503 and be familiar with Cloud Infrastructure/AWS-based solutionsCandidate must possess IAM II certification to start in accordance with DOD 8570.1M. This position is defined as in 8570.1M chapter 4, pg 35. Candidate is required to understand how our customer's RMF process work and how systems security requirements will be metWhat is ideal?CISSP certification or equivalent (CAP, GSLC, CISM)System administration experienceNetwork engineering experienceIntelligence Community Experience preferred What you can expect from us: Recognizing great achievements do not go unnoticed by teKnoluxion through service anniversaries, spot awards, and employee referral bonusesYou'll join a growing organization of passionate, top-shelf, IT engineering professionals with extensive experience in actively developing the technology revolution in the Intelligence communityHighly competitive benefits package that reflects our objective of employing top industry performersteKnoluxion is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law. In accordance with the Executive Order 14042 and guidance issued by the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force, all current and future team members at teKnoluxion must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (2 weeks past final dose) unless entitled to a legal accommodation.