Information Assurance Manager

Datapath (


  full-time   employee

United States

DataPath is a global leader in remote satellite-based communications solutions that solve our customers? toughest communications challenges in urgent time frames and under extreme conditions. We specialize in enabling complex communication networks that are critical to the operations of the Department of Defense, Civilian Government and commercial markets.


The position shall manage risks related to the use, processing, storage, and transmission of Information or data and the systems and processes used for those purposes.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Shall manage accounts, network rights, and access to Network Environmental (NE) systems and equipment.

Shall obtain and maintain IA certification appropriate to position. 

Shall have detailed knowledge and skills in IAT Level I Computing Environment (CE).

Shall install, configure and troubleshoot Information Assurance solutions in a deployed environment to include: McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (EPO) Server, Blue Coat SG Proxy, Microsoft WSUS, eEye Retina Scanner.

Shall install, test, maintain, and upgrade network operating systems software and hardware to comply with Information Assurance (IA) requirements.

Shall implement applicable patches including Information Assurance & Vulnerability Assessment (IAVAs), Information Assurance & Vulnerability Bulletin (IAVBs), and Technical Assessment (TAs) for their NE.

Shall provide end user Support for all IA related applications for the NE.

Shall perform IA related customer Support functions including installation, configuration, troubleshooting, customer Support, and/or training, in response to customer requirements for the NE.

Shall analyze patterns of non-compliance and take appropriate administrative or programmatic actions to minimize security risks and insider threats.

Shall write and maintain scripts for the NE.

Shall examine potential security violations to determine if the NE policy has been breached, assess the impact, and preserve evidence.

Shall Support, monitor, test, and troubleshoot hardware and software IA problems pertaining to the NE.

Shall assess the performance of IA security controls within the NE and analyze system performance for potential security problems.

Shall identify IA vulnerabilities resulting from a departure from the implementation plan or that were not apparent during testing.

Shall configure, optimize, and test network servers, hubs, routers, and switches to ensure they comply with security policy, procedures, and technical requirements.

Shall recommend and schedule IA related repairs in the NE

Shall evaluate potential IA security risks and take appropriate corrective and recovery action.

Shall adhere to Information System (IS) security laws and regulations to Support functional operations for the NE.

Shall develop and implement access control lists on routers, firewalls, and other network devices.

Shall ensure that hardware, software, data, and facility resources are archived, sanitized, or disposed of in a manner consistent with system security plans and requirements.

Shall research, evaluate, and provide feedback on problematic IA trends and patterns in customer Support requirements.

Shall perform system audits to assess security related factors within the NE.

Shall install perimeter defense systems including intrusion detection systems, firewalls, grid sensors, etc., and enhance rule sets to block sources of malicious traffic.

Shall apply security requirements to an operating system for the NE or CE used in their current position.

Shall Support the design and execution of exercise scenarios.

Shall Support Security Test and Evaluations (Part of Certification and Accreditation Process), and work with other privileged users to jointly solve IA problems.

Will perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

Must have a Secret Clearance

Must have a passport

Must have Bachelors degree, or in lieu of degree 10 years related experience is required.

Must have 5 years related experience.

Must have detailed knowledge in IAT Level I Computing Environment (CE).

Experience with McAfee, ePolicy, Orchestrator (EPO) Server, Blue Coat SG Proxy, Microsoft WSUS, eEye Retina Scanner.

Must be knowledgeable in the NE policy.

Have knowledge and experience installing perimeter defense systems including intrusion detection systems, firewalls, and grid sensors.

Experience with analyzing system performance for potential security problems

Experience with recommending and scheduling IA related repairs in the NE.

Experience performing system audits to assess security related factors within the NE.

Familiar with Information System (IS) security laws and regulations.

DataPath is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse global culture that values teamwork, integrity, innovation, leadership, and an unwavering commitment to our customers.


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