IT Specialist Infosec (Accreditation/Scanning) - Active Secret Required



  full-time   employee

Aberdeen Proving Ground
United States

Join CSRA in developing and deploying integrated Mission Command and Situational Awareness capabilities to the Army and Joint Forces in support of PM Mission Command.

CSRA has an opportunity for an Information System Security Officer to support PM Mission Command at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.  This is a funded position.   This position does have a travel requirement of less than 30%.


  • Enforces and contributes to the management of a formal IA security program that includes the application of security controls for tactical command systems, applications and enclaves.
  • Certify and accredit tactical systems under RMF/DIACAP
  • Run scans using Nessus and complete POA&Ms
  • Maintain a repository for all systems, C&A documentation and modifications.
  • Enforce Army, regional, or command-unique IA policy across the organization.
  • Apply IT-related laws, policies, directives, and provide IT-related guidance through the total acquisition life-cycle.
  • Support Global Information Grid compliance activities, Information Assurance certification efforts, Information Support Plan preparation in accordance with DoD 5000 and 8000 series, Chapter 7 of the Defense Acquisition Guidebook and service-unique information management policies.  Knowledge of Defense Acquisition Guidebook Chapter 7 is ?nice to have?.
  • Provides guidance on ADP policy, public laws, and service regulations. Evaluates state-of-the-art equipment for compliance with security requirements. Develops system profiles, identifies threats and, vulnerabilities; develops risk analyses; prepares accreditation requirements and documentation; and researches and develops countermeasures to those threats and vulnerabilities. Provide direct support for acquisitions that use Information Technology (IT), including National Security Systems.
  • Other Duties as assigned


  • Must have a current and active SECRET clearance to start.  Ability to keep a Secret clearance active.
  • Must hold one of the following certifications: Security+, GSEC, SCNP, SSCP, CAP, GSLC, CISM, CISSP (or Associate)
  • Familiarity with NIST Special Publications 800-53, 800-53a, 800-37, 800-60
  • Experience certifying and accrediting tactical systems under RMF/DIACAP
  • System of system engineering experience
  • Previous software development experience is a plus!!!!


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