Computer Security Systems Specialist (Intermediate)

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  Full Time   Employee   Contractor

United States

Under general supervision, analyzes and defines security requirements for MLS issues. Designs, develops, engineers and implements solutions to MLS requirements. Gathers and organizes technical information about an organization's mission goals and needs, existing security products and ongoing programs in the MLS arena. Performs risk analyses, which also includes risk assessment. Provides technical support for secure software development and integration tasks, including reviewing work products for correctness and adhering to the design concept and to user standards. Knowledgeable of Security/IA products such as PKI, VPN, firewalls, and intrusion detection systems. Analyzes and recommends resolution of security/IA problems on the basis of knowledge of the major IA products and services, an understanding of their limitations, and knowledge of the IA disciplines.
• Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of the following guidance and standards:
o Department of Defense Instruction 8510.01 (Risk Management Framework (RMF)
o National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-37, NIST SP 800-53, NIST 800-53, etc
o DoD Directives & Instructions (e.g., 8500.01E, 8500.2, 8510.01, 8520, 8570 and others as applicable and/or revised),
o DoD Policies [Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), and others as applicable and/or revised],
o National Security Agency (NSA)/US Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM) Guidance/Taskings/ Orders/Mandates,
o Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA),
o Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS),
o DISA Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIGs)/Checklists [e.g., Application Security Development (ASD) STIG and others as applicable and/or revised],
o applicable DISA Directives/Instructions/Policies
Qualifications: 3 to 10 years’ experience. IAT Level II (Security+ CE certification and OS training) required per DoD 8570 prior to start
Location: Reston, VA


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