NASA PKI Engineer Associate - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-09
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Huntsville
Alabama
United States

Description

ICAM Systems Engineer/PKI Job Requisition

 

Position Description: 

SAIC is seeking a candidate to provide engineering and operational support for NASA’s Identity, Credential and Access Management capabilities.  This support will require vendor software installment, server software management, custom configuration, testing end-to-end services, and monitoring operational stability.  These systems are comprised of various components of NASA’s Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) working together in a highly integrated environment.  The Agency Engineers provide Engineering services and support for the NASA PKI infrastructures.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a similar field
  • 1 year of relevant work experience
  • On-site at MSFC is required due to lab access
  • Ability to complete a US Government Tier 4 Investigation (current active clearance is desirable)

 

Required Skills:

  • Proven working experience including installing, configuring and troubleshooting Windows based environments
  • Experience with Entrust Security Manager
  • Experience with Entrust Entelligence Security Provider (ESP)
  • Experience with Entrust Secure Desktop for Mac (SDM)
  • Experience with Microsoft Certificate Authority 2019
  • Experience with Microsoft Certificate Enrollment Policy (CEP) / Certificate Enrollment Web Services
  • Experience with Microsoft Network Device Enrollment Service (NDES)
  • Experience supporting application hosted on Windows IIS
  • Experience with HID Validation (OCSP) Responders
  • Experience with Tier 2 and /or 3 customer support
  • Experience in functional test execution for incident fixes and service enhancements
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail

 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with or ability to perform the following:
    • Familiarity with Federal PKI guidance
    • Familiarity with PKI (Public Key Infrastructure) and HSM (Hardware Security Module) configuration as related to certificate management
    • Familiarity with certificate issuance processes for Derived certificates and mobile devices
    • Familiarity with the Simple Certificate Enrollment Protocol (SCEP)
    • Familiarity with FIPS 201-2, HSPD-12, NIST 800-63, NIST 800-73, NIST 800-78, NIST 800-116, NIST 800-157 and other Federal Guidance
    • Troubleshoot complex systems and integrations
    • Design and deploy new applications and enhancements to existing applications, software, and operating systems
    • Conduct research on software and systems products to justify recommendations and support purchasing efforts
    • Create and/or maintain documentation as it relates to system configuration, mapping, processes, and service records
    • Coordinate and perform in-depth tests for modified and new systems
    • See potential issues and proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure accessibility
    • Monitor and test performance of applications, foreseeing potential bottlenecks and identifying possible solutions
    • Conduct research into systems issues and products as required
    • Communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language
    • Work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
    • Gauge the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems; develop and implement strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems
    • Proven experience with systems planning, security principles, and general software management best practices.

Qualifications

Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelors and 0 years related experience.
  • Years of experience accepted in lieu of degree. 

 

Required Skills:

  • Proven working experience including installing, configuring and troubleshooting Windows based environments
  • Experience with Entrust Security Manager
  • Experience with Entrust Entelligence Security Provider (ESP)
  • Experience with Entrust Secure Desktop for Mac (SDM)
  • Experience with Microsoft Certificate Authority 2019
  • Experience with Microsoft Certificate Enrollment Policy (CEP) / Certificate Enrollment Web Services
  • Experience with Microsoft Network Device Enrollment Service (NDES)
  • Experience supporting application hosted on Windows IIS
  • Experience with HID Validation (OCSP) Responders
  • Experience with Tier 2 and /or 3 customer support
  • Experience in functional test execution for incident fixes and service enhancements
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail

 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with or ability to perform the following:
    • Familiarity with Federal PKI guidance
    • Familiarity with PKI (Public Key Infrastructure) and HSM (Hardware Security Module) configuration as related to certificate management
    • Familiarity with certificate issuance processes for Derived certificates and mobile devices
    • Familiarity with the Simple Certificate Enrollment Protocol (SCEP)
    • Familiarity with FIPS 201-2, HSPD-12, NIST 800-63, NIST 800-73, NIST 800-78, NIST 800-116, NIST 800-157 and other Federal Guidance
    • Troubleshoot complex systems and integrations
    • Design and deploy new applications and enhancements to existing applications, software, and operating systems
    • Conduct research on software and systems products to justify recommendations and support purchasing efforts
    • Create and/or maintain documentation as it relates to system configuration, mapping, processes, and service records
    • Coordinate and perform in-depth tests for modified and new systems
    • See potential issues and proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure accessibility
    • Monitor and test performance of applications, foreseeing potential bottlenecks and identifying possible solutions
    • Conduct research into systems issues and products as required
    • Communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language
    • Work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
    • Gauge the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems; develop and implement strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems
    • Proven experience with systems planning, security principles, and general software management best practices.


COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.


COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.


COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.