Security Control Assessor II - Secret - Crystal City, VA

Crystal City, VA
Feb 23, 2017
May 02, 2017
IT, Security Engineer
Full Time
Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.


  1. Performs Computer Security Incident Response activities for a large organization, coordinates with other government agencies to record and report incidents.
  2.  Monitor and analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation.
  3.  Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information.
  4.  Evaluate firewall change requests and assess organizational risk.
  5.  Communicates alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems.
  6.  Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls.
  7.  Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices.
  8.  Performs periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments, including user accounts, application access, file system and external Web integrity scans to determine compliance.
  9.  Prepares incident reports of analysis methodology and results.
  10.  Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technical staff members, and may have supervisory responsibilities.
  11.  May serve as a technical team or task leader.
  12.  Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  13.  Participates in special projects as required.


Education Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.


8-10 years of related experience in data security administration.



Qualifications 8-10 years of related experience in data security administration.


Contract requires:

Minimum of four (4) years of experience in SAP and/or SCI Security and the implementation of regulations identified in the description of duties.

    Must meet the DoD 8570.01/DoD 8140 IAM Level II compliant at date of hire.Experience with Information Assurance (IA) vulnerability scanning software tools, implementing Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGS), and applying IA Vulnerability Assessment (IAVA) patchesExperience creating and maintaining various security documents such as the Security Control Plan/Vulnerability Security Review (SCP/VSR), System Backup and Recovery Plans (SBRP) and Plan of Action and Milestone (POA&M) tables
Required Skills (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities)

Knowledge of DITSCAP, RMF, DoD C&A processes, DoD 8500 (Cybersecurity) series and Common CriteriaExperience in JAFAN 6/3 or ICD 503, Joint Special Access Programs Implementation Guide (JSIG) and NISPOM application as related to C&AMust be able to lift fifty (50) poundsMust have working knowledge of Microsoft (Word, PowerPoint and Excel)DoD Top Secret or DoD Secret Security Clearance (depending on position) and

  • Eligibility for access to Special Access Program (SAP) Information and/or
  • Eligibility for Special Compartmented Information (SCI),
  • Willingness to submit to a Counterintelligence (CI) polygraph and
  • Have a Periodic Reinvestigation no older than five (5) years.
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