Analyst, Information Security (ACAS Experience) - Clearance
|Reference # :||18-01211||Title :||Analyst, Information Security (ACAS Experience) - Clearance|
|Location :||Falls Church, VA|
|Position Type :||Contract|
|Experience Level :||Start Date :||07/31/2018|
Must be a US Citizen who currently possesses a Secret Clearance.
The client has an opportunity for a Mid Level Information Security Analyst with hands on ACAS management, scan and reporting experience working with a large line of business within the client that is currently supporting multiple contracts for the government in the DC Metro area. We are seeking energetic, talented individuals that have a desire to help transform customer requirements supporting the mission critical IT service for the Pentagon Force Protection Agency (PFPA).
The Mid Level Information Security Analyst will support the scanning and vulnerability analysis through ACAS primarily for multiple mission critical applications/systems hosted supporting security and identify management network for PFPA. The position requires multi-tasking with diligent attention to detail in a high demand, fast paced customer organization. The role includes hands on execution of ACAS scanning, reporting and coordination with system owners. The Mid Level Information Security Analyst will perform the following specific tasks:
?Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the vulnerability assessment and compliance for multiple PFPA security and identity management applications .
?Creates and runs ACAS scan reports.
?Analyzes and coordinates system remediation activities with system owners.
?Updates scan plugins, exceptions, scheduling etc in line with operational requirements.
?Supports and facilitates system certification and accreditation activities required for execution of the Risk Management Framework
?Provides backup HBSS administrative services as required.
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.
?2-5 years of related experience in data security administration.
?Minimum 1 Year ACAS Administration (preferred 2+ years)
?1 Year HBSS Administration experience a plus
?Network understanding and/or experience
?Knowledge of Red Hat Linux.
?Knowledge of TCP/IP communications.
?Knowledge of OSI level communications and troubleshooting.
?Knowledge of Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) configurations
?Knowledge of Secure Content Automation protocol (SCAP) systems evaluations.
?Knowledge and management of eMASS - Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Servic
?knowledge of submitting ATO and ITAO packages
?Understanding of POA&Ms and CAP packages
?Vulnerability Management Process (IAVM)
?Strong written and oral communication skills.
?Strong organizational skills.
?Candidate must have a professional certification that meets DoD 8570 IAT Level 2 (level 3 preferred). These certifications are: GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, GCIH, GCED, CASP and CISSP (or Associate). The list of certifications is available at: http://iase.disa.mil/iawip/Pages/iabaseline.aspx.
Job Status: Contract/Temporary