Information Assurance Specialist
OverviewSoft Tech Consulting is seeking a highly motivated, self-directed individual to fill the role of Information Assurance Specialist for an existing government client. The place of performance for this contract is in Franconia/Springfield, VA. MUST HAVE AN ACTIVE TOP SECRET CLEARANCE ResponsibilitiesEstablish and satisfy information assurance and security requirements based upon the analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands.Determine enterprise information assurance and security standards.Develop and implement information assurance/security standards and procedures.Support customers at the highest levels in the development and implementation of doctrine and policies. Recommend information assurance/security solutions to support customers' requirements.Analyze and define security requirements for computer systems, which may include mainframes, workstations, and personal computers.Direct the actions of RME personnel to coordinate, develop, and evaluate security programs for the organization.Responsible for leading the Risk Management Engineering (RME) team in planning and preparation for security assessment and authorization (A) as part of the Departments Information Assurance policy and FISMA implementation efforts. Ensure the branch follows the process for Notifications of Change, security audits and compliance, IT Review Board change requests and other required DOS IT system documentation. Ensure compliance with standards and procedures - including all FAM's and FAH's on automated information systems requirements.QualificationsA degree in the field of computer science or a related discipline is highly preferred.8 years of hands-on experience working in IT.Minimum 3 years of experience in related field is preferred. Extensive relevant experience in information assurance and security standards.Extensive experience in monitoring and resolving security issues.Experience in designing and implementing security systems.Must have experience with Tanium and Nessus and Splunk.Must have strong written and verbal communications. Able to work independently.Able to foster relationships.About UsSoft Tech Consulting, Inc. is a woman and minority-owned business headquartered in Chantilly, VA. With contracts in both the public and private sectors in the DC metro area and across the country, Soft Tech is an organization made up of highly successful and talented Information Technology professionals offering enterprise class solutions for any size organization at great value. Soft Tech's mission is to help government organizations design, implement, and maintain mission critical Information Technology solutions. By focusing jointly on our employees and our customers, we are able to achieve our mission by providing each and every one of our customers with continuous quality customer support. Soft Tech Consulting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.