Privileged Access Management (PAM) Engineer in
Seeking an Information Assurance Security Engineer for a large DHS contract in Arlington, VA. Serves as one of the subject matter experts on a team of professionals with a focus on role based access control management. Performs computer and/or network security vulnerability assessments to identify, evaluate and mitigate security risks, threats and vulnerabilities. Designs, implements, integrates, configures and tests computer and network security solutions to manage the network/system's firewalls and intrusion detection systems.Tasks and responsibilities included in the role of Access Management Engineer, such as:Monitors and maintains the Privileged Access Management system to include software updates, configuration changes, and asset integration across multiple technology platforms.2. Provides direct customer support which includes but is not limited to account and device provisioning for the Privileged Access Management system.3. Provides engineering analysis, design and support for firewalls, routers, networks and operating systems. Performs vulnerability scans using vendor utility tools. Monitors security audit and intrusion detection system logs for system and network anomalies.4. Monitors user access process to ensure operational integrity of the system. Enforces the information security configuration and maintains system for issuing, protecting, changing, and revoking passwords.5. Develops technical and programmatic assessments, evaluates engineering and integration initiatives and provides technical support to assess security policies, standards and guidelines. Implements, enforces and communicates security policies and/or plans for data, software applications, hardware and telecommunications.6. Performs product evaluations, recommends and implements products/services for network security. Validates and tests security architecture and design solutions to produce detailed engineering specifications with recommend vendor technologies.7. Develops, tests and operates firewalls, intrusion detection systems, enterprise anti-virus systems and software deployment tools.8. Reviews and recommends the installation, modification or replacement of hardware or software components and any configuration change(s) that affects security.9. Provides enforcement of security directives, orders, standards, plans and procedures at server sites. Ensures system support personnel receive/maintain security awareness and training.10. Maintains data and communicates to management the impact on business/customer caused by theft, destruction, alteration or denial of access to information.Required Skills To qualify, you must meet these basic qualifications: * Possess an active DoD Secret, or higher, security clearance* Be able to pass DHS EOD suitability clearance* 5+ years of IT experience or AS degree or higher in Computer Science or related field * Network Security experience including Access Management and Intrusion Detection* Strong Firewall experience Company Description: Elite Technical Services has over two decades of practice credibility. We support all phases of IT project delivery (PMO), information technology service management (ITSM) and engineering implementation missions (Professional Services). Our customers include Federal Civilian and Defense Agencies as well as commercial Systems Integration firms from small disadvantaged businesses through Fortune 100 Companies. We combine the right talent with highly skilled outcomes-minded management to create a team that delivers program objectives and is focused on surpassing budget and schedule projections.