Apex Systems is looking for an Information Security Specialist (C&A Team Lead) in Herndon, VA or Chambersburg, PA for a temp. to perm. opportuntiy. This position does require 75% travel (30% overseas). If qualified and interested, please send your resume to Steve Velasco at email@example.com .
Apex Systems is currently seeking an experienced Information Assurance Specialist (C&A Team Lead) to perform Security Readiness Reviews for mid-tier Network technologies . Technical support is concentrated on the protection and defense of information systems by ensuring their availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and non-repudiation. This includes providing for their restoration by incorporating protection, detection, and reaction capabilities.
The successful candidate provides expert security guidance in the form of vulnerability analysis, implementation recommendations, and deficiency resolution support. Must be a motivated self-starter, possess excellent written and oral communications skills, be flexible to change in a dynamically changing environment, work as a team player, and be able to perform under minimal direction. This position requires 75% travel.
Desired Experience, Skills and Qualifications Required:
Ability to obtain/maintain a Top Secret Clearance with SSBI
Possesses CISSP, CISA, or other DOD 8570 IAM Level III certification (at least 1 is required)
Education and Experience Required:
Bachelors degree in Information Systems, business, computer science or related area of study/work experience
8+ years general information technology experience with ideally 5+ years of Information Assurance experience
Proven experience with various network devices including but not limited to routers, switches, and firewalls (industry/vendor certification with a network flavor desired, i.e. CISCO CCNA, JUNIPER JNCIA, Network +, Security +, SANS GCFW, etc)
Good understanding and working knowledge of TCP/IP and various other protocols/services (i.e. WAN/LAN, ICMP, SNMP, DNS, VPN, VLAN etc)
Proficient with MS Office products
Must have a good working knowledge and demonstrated understanding of the DoD DIACAP processes and requirements
Must have a good working knowledge and demonstrated understanding of the DoD eMASS & VMS applications
Demonstrated ability to analyze and interpret results from the self assessments and C&A reviews to provide a concise in-depth risk assessment.
Hands-on experience managing and leading a team effort in the review, application, and maintenance of IA policies and C&A procedures
Proven ability to evaluate security controls in multiple disciplines
Demonstrated ability to communicate in written and verbal form with the customer in support of technical and/or administrative/policy security guidance and direction
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