Join our cyber security engineering team. We are responsible for the security and IAVA implementation that supports development, integration, test, and cyber security of the DCGS-A family of systems and products. The cyber security team identifies, researches, and implements a full IAVA approach and performs security scanning within an environment both for physical and virtual infrastructure. Our goal is to enhance system security while not impeding performance of the services that support our organization.
As a cyber security engineer, you will be part of a team that provides Security Engineering support to the Software Engineering Center (SEC) Intelligence Support Division (ISD). To include evaluating system security requirements to ensure all software releases and development systems can be accredited for processing at appropriate classification levels in compliance with applicable policies, regulations, and guidelines. Specifically, you will: Support and advise on Information Assurance issues/concerns in all phases of development throughout the software life cycle. Develop and prepare technical reports and related documentation for Assessment and Authorization (A&A) packages Coordinate with software developers to implement Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) changes that apply to the DCGS-A family of system baselines Support security risk analysis, mitigation, evaluation, and reporting in support of IA A&A processes Research and analyze DoD and Department of the Army (DA) policies to mitigate implementation problems that may impact the ACAS implementation Develop draft ACAS sustainment support documentation for updating and utilization of current and future DCGS-A architectures, change control, configuration management, and operations procedures Design and prepare technical reports and related documentation Develop charts and graphs to record analysis results Support A&A efforts; i.e., on-site as related to each supported system
Please note this position is a 1 year temporary position.
Minimum Qualifications A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other Engineering or Technical Discipline and two (5) years of professional work experience is required Seven (12) years’ total (IASAE) specialty qualified experience, and an appropriate computing environment certification is required without a degree Must be knowledgeable with the Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), and all Assessment and Authorization (A&A) policies and directives (i.e., DoDI 8510.01) for RMF At least 2 years of experience installing, configuring, administering, and operating Tenable Security Center and Nessus Scanner, known as Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) in the DoD environment. Demonstrated experience with virtualization in a DoD environment Solid understanding of Microsoft, Linux or Solaris operating systems and networking Knowledge and experience in working with Firewalls Knowledge and experience in working with Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS) Familiarity with the DIACAP program Ability to work independently and in a mentorship position Current DoD 8570 IAT level II baseline security certification (i.e., Security+ CE) Active TS-SCI Clearance
Preferred Qualifications Demonstrated s kills and expertise in the following technologies: SQL/XSQL Server Administrator (SA), Microsoft O/S and security, Information Assurance (IA), IP Data Networking and Vulnerability Assessment product engineering and design, IP network vulnerability scanner Tier 3 support, REM 3.X, ACAS Security Center 4.X / Nessus 5.X or greater and HP Tenable Nessus products. DoD 8570 Fully Compliant with formal Computing Environment certification (i.e., HBSS, ACAS, Microsoft, Linux, etc.) DoD 8570 IAT-III with CISA, GCIH, GCED, CASP or CISSP Familiarity with RMF program
About The Organization:
Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc. (Sotera) is an agile, mid-size national security technology company that delivers innovative systems, solutions and services in support of the critical missions of the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security and federal law enforcement agencies charged with ensuring the safety and security of our nation. Our 1,200 employees are focused on delivering essential counterterrorism, cyber operations, intelligence, data analytics, C4ISR and force mobility solutions to our customers throughout the national security community.
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