Information Assurance Analyst - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is currently seeking an experienced Information Assurance Analyst to join our team in Arlington, VA, supporting the DISA-JSP customer.


Job duties include:


  • Day-to-day operations and maintenance which include but not limited to; review of audit logs, creating backups of the data files, maintaining network documentation and reviewing scans.
  • Server/Workstation Security and maintenance updates
  • Maintain system configuration documentation
  • Design/Maintain/Create system configuration and architecture documentation      
  • Design/Maintain/Create system process and procedure documentation
  • Maintain virus definitions, patch versions and Department of Defense (DoD)
  • Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG) levels on all servers, workstations, and laptops
  • Monitor and Maintain Host Based Security System (HBSS)
  • Utilize the DoD Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) to update, manage and track implementation of information security requirements for the IT assets and resources
  • Provide technical support and implementation for security tools and upgrades
  • Provide installation support for network systems applications
  • Support DoD Information Assurance Risk Management Framework (DIARMF)
  • Ensure all HBSS products are at the latest version
  • Ensure the Security Center Linux server is at the latest DISA-approved version of Security Center, as well as having the latest patches installed
  • Ensure the Nessus Scanner is at the latest DISA-approved version of Nessus
  • Monitor Rogue System Detection within McAfee ePO and report all rogue systems appropriately
  • Monitor Data Loss Prevention within McAfee ePO and report all DLP incidents appropriately
  • Perform export of Microsoft updates from WSUS (Windows Server Update Services) server on JSP Network and import to WSUS server residing on the PRUN (Pentagon Reservation Utility  Network)



  • This position requires an active DoD Secret clearance.
  • Possess DoD 8570.01-M/DoD 8140 Certification IAW established mandate prior to start of work - IAT Level II required (CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP).
  • Proven experience with Security and auditing Tools for Windows and Linux operating systems such as ACAS and HBSS. 
  • 1-5 years of experience with security products as well as working knowledge of Microsoft Products installing, configuring, and administering Microsoft Server 2012R2, Server 2016 and Window 10 operating systems. 
  • Knowledge of Microsoft's operating systems, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, and knowledge with other Microsoft Products.
  • At least 3-5 years’ experience working with Security and Auditing tools for Windows and Linux operating system such HBSS and ACAS to include: installing, configuring, maintenance, backups, and restore.



Desired Qualifications:


  • IAT Level III is desirable (CASP+ CE, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH).  Applicants not meeting this requirement will not be considered.