IT Security Analyst

Employer
SysNet Technologies, Inc.
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Analyst, IT
Industry
Security
Hours
Full Time
SysNet Technologies, Inc. is an emerging small business that assists Federal agencies in resolving their most challenging technical and management issues. We focus on providing practical solutions to our customers in the areas of: information systems cybersecurity operations, information assurance, solutions support, and policy management. At SysNet, we strive to form long-term relationships with our customers by consistently providing high quality products and services, standing by our commitments and exceeding expectations. To help us meet our growing customer needs, SysNet is seeking qualified individuals with a strong Systems Engineering/Computer Science background and Information System Security (ISS) experience. SysNet offers competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package, including medical, 401K, and tuition reimbursement plans. Full time positions available at various experience levels to provide ISS support to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), including performing ISS Risk Assessments and security testing & Evaluation, and providing ISS Architecture Support. System types/technologies assessed include telecommunications, networking, client/server, web-based, automation, operating systems, databases, and custom and off-the-shelf applications. The successful candidate must have a strong desire to solve customer problems by applying analytical skills and writing abilities. Excellent interpersonal skills are essential for direct customer interaction and high-level management interface. Typical duties and responsibilities include the following: Provide systems security engineering support to specific system program offices for implementation of technical and operational security controls. - Duties include assistance in developing system POA&Ms, - Assessing security remediation recommendations, assessing impacts of risk acceptance requests, - Performing solution alternatives analysis, and supporting solution implementation efforts. - Requires knowledge of and experience with ISS controls for assets including operating systems, databases, and networking equipment. Knowledge of the National Airspace System (NAS) and industry security standards a plus. Must demonstrate strong initiative to plan and coordinate program activities with FAA headquarters, regional, and field personnel. Job Requirements: BS in Engineering, Computer Science or related field. Working Knowledge of NIST RMF and NIST Publications, including NIST 800-37 and NIST 800-53a. Previous FAA experience, consulting skills, telecommunications systems knowledge, computer systems knowledge, and familiarity with ISS concepts a plus. Security Certifications, such as CISSP a plus. Strong oral communications and written skills are required. Must have the ability to interact with FAA personnel on a daily basis. Job location is in Northern Virginia and Washington, DC with some travel required. Company Description: SysNet Technologies, Inc. is an emerging small business that assists Federal agencies in resolving their most challenging technical and management issues. We focus on providing practical solutions to our customers in the areas of: information systems cybersecurity operations, information assurance, solutions support, and policy management. At SysNet, we strive to form long-term relationships with our customers by consistently providing high quality products and services, standing by our commitments and exceeding expectations. To help us meet our growing customer needs, SysNet is seeking qualified individuals with a strong Systems Engineering/Computer Science background and Information System Security (ISS) experience. SysNet offers competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package, including medical, 401K, and tuition reimbursement plans.