Information Technology Assurance Specialist I - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee   contract

Hill Afb
United States

The primary function is working within Special Access Programs (SAPs) supporting Department of Defense (DoD) agencies, such as HQ Air Force, Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) and Military Compartments efforts. The position will provide “day-to-day” support for Collateral, Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) and Special Access Program (SAP) activities.

Performance shall include:
• Establish complex operational software configuration controls and system interfaces for computer system(s) assigned
• Maintain file servers, Firewalls, network access, Security Monitoring Systems and system documentation as required
• Analyze and troubleshoot system anomalies to ensure optimum equipment performance
• Prepare system for operational use and support operational tests
• Review, prepare, and update AIS accreditation packages
• Notify customer when changes occur that might affect AIS accreditation/certification
• Perform AIS self-inspections
• Provide security coordination and review of all system test plans
• Identify AIS vulnerabilities and implement countermeasures
• Ensure AIS and network nodes are operated, maintained, and disposed of in accordance with security policies and practices
• Perform VTC System Administration, Scheduling, & Configuration
• Provide guest networks Client Support
• Perform account creations, changes, & deletions
• Provide Help Desk & troubleshooting
• Perform Hardware/Software System Configuration, upgrades and modifications
• Provide Personal-Issue Laptop Support
• Perform Media Control & Accountability
• Perform COMSEC account/equipment management

• 2 years related experience

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience (4 years)

• Must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DoD Directive 8570.01-M for Information Assurance Technician Level 2 within 6 months of the date of hire.

Security Clearance:
• Current Top Secret Clearance with SCI Eligibility
• Eligibility for access to Special Access Program Information
• Willingness to submit to a Counterintelligence polygraph

Knowledge of information system administration and information network software/hardware including firewalls and intrusion detection systems . Basic familiarity with information security procedures. Safeguards the network against unauthorized infiltration, modification, destruction or disclosure. May research, evaluate, test, recommends communicate and implement new security software or devices. Implements, enforces, communicates and develops security policies or plans for data, software applications, hardware, and telecommunications. Provides information to management regarding the negative impact caused by theft, destruction, alteration or denial of access to information. Advertisement