Information Security Specialist
QinetiQ North America - Albuquerque, NM

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Overview:

QinetiQ North America delivers aerospace operations and systems, engineering and life-cycle management, IT solutions and services, software, systems & network engineering, and missions solutions. Our core offerings include: space engineering, software solutions and enterprise IT, cyber intelligence, systems integration and engineering, training, modeling and simulation, logistics and life-cycle management.

Provide security support for Indian Health Services in Albuquerque, NM. Twelve personnel supporting the full system lifecyle security, program management, incident management, technical writing, and information assurance.

QinetiQ North America is an AA/EEO Employer.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities:

Assisting security officers in meeting mandates, directives, reporting, and other security-related processes with respect to federal regulations like FISMA, OMB, HIPAA, HSPD, and NIST. Experience in network administration and security controls. Knowledge and understanding of Health IT administration and compliance is highly preferred.

This task will include significant research, evaluation, recommendation, and documentation development (e.g., system security plans, security tests, and evaluation plans, methodologies, briefings, and presentations). Applicants should be experienced with the system authorization/certification processes, risk management, and other security best practices.

Additional knowledge should include: familiarity with the HIPAA Privacy/Security Rule, database security, understanding of the difference between stand-alone and centralized databases, ability to read and understand a network diagram, and deep familiarity with appropriate application of NIST controls and other guidelines.

Qualifications:

PLEASE NOTE-This is REMOTE/WORK FROM HOME opportunity that can be worked outside of Albuquerque, NM.

Qualifications:

SECURITY SPECIALISTS with experience interpreting federal security requirements and the federal Certification and Accreditation process.

Minimum General Experience and Education: Over three years experience in: (1) Interpreting federal security guidance such as FISMA, FIPS, NIST Special Publications, OMB Mandates, and other federal requirements; (2) Experience with the federal Certification and Accreditation process including conducting reviews such as Security Control Testing and Evaluation (ST&Es), tracking progress, and defining POA&Ms.

OR

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major field of study, such as computer science OR currently certified as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Over one year of experience in: (1) Interpreting federal security guidance such as FISMA, FIPS, NIST Special Publications, OMB Mandates, and other federal requirements; (2) Experience with the federal Certification and Accreditation process including conducting reviews such as Security Control Testing and Evaluation (ST&Es), tracking progress, and defining POA&Ms.

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