Information System Security Specialist
NTT Data - West Virginia

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NTT DATA Federal Services, Inc. seeks an

Information System Security Specialist

to join our team in

Clarksburg, WV. Must have an active Top Secret Clearance.

Position Functions or Responsibilities:
The candidate will be expected to perform security functional testing, vulnerability assessments and penetration testing on customer systems. The candidate is expected to have a working knowledge of system hardware, software, and application security. Must have the ability to assess risk from a business and enterprise perspective. Ideal candidate will have experience in auditing of IT systems against standards and policy in order to support certification and accreditation initiatives. Candidate will be expected to evaluate test data, write test cases, and develop test reports for security testing efforts. Must be able to interpret vulnerabilities and their applicability to targets of evaluation. Must provide technical guidance on the use of industry security tools. It is preferred that the candidate be familiar with trend analysis as it relates to system risk methodologies. Good oral and written communication skills are a must for the candidate who will be assisting system stakeholders to identify and evaluate risks, threats, weaknesses and vulnerabilities associated with target systems. It is also preferred that the candidate be familiar with verifying and validating conformance to client policies, standards and regulations. Experience with network and system mapping as it relates to architecture and information flows is a plus.

Able to: write clearly, spell properly, convey meaning. Able to explain & identify problems and recommending remediation steps in a way that is easily understandable. Experience with testing applications, infrastructures and networks for security vulnerabilities and understanding on how to fix them. Working knowledge of how to perform manual & automated internal and external vulnerability & penetration testing. Working knowledge of how to perform web application vulnerability & penetration tests with white and black box testing,

Utilizing various scanning tools. Ability to complete project work accurately and within deadlines as required. Ability to create detailed project plans and reports for assigned role.

Ability to complete analysis and draw comprehensive conclusions, making appropriate recommendations. At least 1 year recent professional experience as a penetration tester.

Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills. Strong judgment and analytical ability. Recent professional experience with tools such as nessus, nmap, AppDetective, McAfee Foundstone, mcAfee Vulnerability Manager, WebInspect, Core Impact, and Metasploit & testing to DISA STIGS & NIST 800-53a.

Basic Qualifications:
Qualification : Information Security/Technology Experience

Minimum Years Required : 5

Qualification : IT Audit

Minimum Years Required : 3

Qualification: Policy/Process Compliance; Vulnerability Assessments

Minimum Years Required : 3

Qualification : Professional Exp as Penetration Tester - Need to have done this work within the last 3 years, with a thorough knowledge of security test tools, specifically Hailstorm, Nessus, and AppDetective

Minimum Years Required: 1

This is a full-time salaried position with NTT DATA Federal Services, Inc.

Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors will NOT be considered. This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.


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