Information Assurance/Security Policy Engineer Technical Specialist

Reston, VA
Oct 15, 2021
Oct 17, 2021
Full Time
Peraton Overview Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Responsibilities Responsible for leading information systems security oversight as well as oversight of the ISSO and for monitoring day-to-day operations of several small LANs.The client environment is very dynamic and requires a breadth of IS Security and IT knowledge rather than deep knowledge in a specific area. The candidate will work independently to test and evaluate configurations and new tools. The candidate will work with engineering teams to specify and oversee the configuring of new hardware/software procurements and installations.The ideal candidate is knowledgeable about many types of operating systems and technologies. Typical job responsibilities include: Provide security design guidance both to the customer and to in-house developers. Provide security review of developer CDRLs as requested. Maintain the enterprise ATD and ATO triage packages and document ATD and ATO decisions Maintain a centralized role-based account management system for all development and operational users of the enterprise and maintaining a user authentication capability to control access. Implement and monitor continuous real-time logging for all events arising from all connected components Ensure that Nessus scanning software is available and maintain Nessus scanning schedules so that that sites are stimulated to perform scans on a regular basis. Assist sites and developers with performing scans and review their scans. Maintain an archive of scan results for trending and analysis purposes. Assist sites in building POA&Ms to correct deficiencies. Research and manage software patches. Maintain an on-line repository of approved software patches and assist sites/developers with patching Ensure that the enterprise has an active and effective virus scanning and anti-virus program Provide technical guidance for the requirements, design, development and operations life cycle to ensure that systems meet ISSM encryption requirements Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field preferred Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD. Minimum of 5 years direct experience providing excellent IS security policy, customer service, technical support, and system administration functions within a distributed Microsoft Windows domain. Must possess relevant security certifications, (eg; CISM, CISSP) Security+ is the minimum requirement Qualifications, knowledge, and direct experience in the following areas are required: Substantial knowledge of Windows/Windows Server operating systems Experience providing basic to top-level server administration, maintenance, and user account management within MS Windows domains Considerable experience building and deploying typical and virtual Windows desktops, workstation hardware, and installation of Wpical productivity software Aptitude for diagnosing, troubleshooting and resolving common Windows relate IS security and technical issues Experience with many types of operating systems and technologies which includes some/all of the following: oVeritas Backup Exec oServer 2019 oVMware (vCenter, ESXi) oePolicy Orchestrator oGroup Policy oCisco networking oICD security requirements oNessus oICD experience Excellent customer service skills . Demonstrated success at leading a high-performing small team of IS security/IT specialists Administering and troubleshooting zero/thin-client MS Windows desktop solutions (ex.VMware Horizon) Deployment Toolkit