Principal Cyber-security and Information Assurance Specialist

ManTech (


  Full Time   Employee   Contractor

Lexington Park
United States

ManTech, a well-respected industry leader, is actively seeking talented professionals eager to support mission critical programs and solve some of the toughest problems critical to our great Nation?s security.
We are currently seeking a Principal Cyber-security and Information Assurance Specialist for the NAWCAD Special Communications Requirements (SCR) Division in Patuxent River/St. Inegoes, MD.

This position requires a current Top Secret Clearance

Overview & Responsibilities:

The Principal Cyber-security and Information Assurance Specialist shall serve as a functional expert in support of tasking that involves advanced knowledge of Information Assurance policy or technical cybersecurity solutions necessary to ensure the safe operation and/or accreditation of complex DoDIIS communication systems and networks. This support would include evaluating the integration of emerging cybersecurity technologies into multiple enterprise communication systems, performing penetration testing, performing cyber forensics, system security engineering, integrating identify management solutions, developing mitigation strategies to reduce risk for communication systems with a high cyber-attack risk, interfacing with senior policy and accrediting authorities across various DoD services and Combatant Commands, and defining program plans for obtaining all necessary authorization and connection approvals.

Required Experience & Education:


BS or BA degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a "Relevant Technical Discipline".


At least ten (10) years of practical experience and either a broad background in numerous cybersecurity

technologies/policy organizations or have deep background in a specific cyber technology such as Cross Domain Solutions, Multi-Level Security (MLS), Host Based Security Systems, Identity Management Solutions, Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems, Public Key Infrastructure, Mobile Device Management, Wireless Security Solutions, Communications Security (COMSEC), Cryptography, or other emerging cyber technology solution; AND must meet current DoD 8570.01M training requirements.



High School diploma


Additional ten (10) years of experience can be substituted for a BS or BS degree.


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