Information Assurance Security Specialist- Master

Technical & Management Resource Inc.
Aberdeen, MD
Apr 05, 2021
Apr 09, 2021
Full Time
Overview TMR. Inc, seeks an Information Assurance Security Specialist- Master to support our client in Aberdeen MD. This candidate is familiar with network vulnerability scanners (eg Retina, ACAS, Nessus). The candidate must be familiar with patch management software (eg WSUS, SCCM, SMS, Hercules, etc.). Event Logging and analysis for a Defensive Cyber Infrastructure, Accreditation Cyber Forensic analytics capabilities. Responsibilities Provide subject matter expertise in the provision of information assurance (IA) support for certification and accreditation (C), DIACAP or RMF accreditation package and artifact generation, requirements analysis, security test and evaluation (ST) plans and execution, risk assessments, systems analysis and hardening, incident response and policy analysis, trusted product evaluations, IA program assessments, and security posture presentations. Provide analytical support for the development and submission of C documentation in compliance with the DIACAP or RMF requirements. Apply knowledge of technology, analyze the security implications of systems and applications security, and provide recommendations to decision-makers and engineers. Provide experience-based advice and assistance to facilitate C efforts. Design, develop, and recommend integrated security system solutions that will ensure proprietary and confidential data and systems are protected. Provide technical engineering services for the support of integrated security systems and solutions. Interface with the client in the strategic design process to translate security and business requirements into technical designs. Configure and validate secure complex systems and test security products and systems to detect security weakness. This position is a working leader position. Qualifications Active Secret Clearance is REQUIRED. Top Secret Clearance preferred. Associate's Degree and 9 years' experience; or Bachelor's Degree and 7 years' experience; or Master's Degree and 5 years' experience; or combination of 11 years which may include education/specialized training/certifications and/or experience. Relevant education/experience must be in an IT discipline related to the assigned program area. Technical assessment of IT security controls for networks, applications and systems; using IA/IT audit tools such as Tenable Nessus, eEye Retina, and other IT audit tools. Experience with patch management software (eg WSUS, SCCM, SMS, Hercules, etc.). Performing risk assessments of IT systems. Experience with Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS). HBSS Knowledge and experience - Home Based Security System Certification: DOD Computing Environment, Security+ (or equivalent DOD Directive 8570.1 IAT II), A+/Network+ (or equivalent DOD Directive 8570.1 IAT I). CISSP or equivalent IAT or IAM Level III certification. Preferred Experience: Top Secret security clearance Team lead or management experience