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Information Assurance / Security Engineer

Springfield, VA
February 4, 2019
Requisition ID 2019-7024
Category Engineering
Clearance Status Active/Current
Security Clearance Top Secret/SCI
Overview
Peraton is seeking an Information Assurance / Security Engineer for a classified program to provide technical and programmatic Information Assurance services for Wired/Wireless LAN/WAN, Cyber Security, Cryptographic, and Satellite Communications systems across multiple unclassified and classified domains.
Two positions available, one in Springfield, VA and the other in St. Louis, MO.

Responsibilities

  • Design, develop and implement security requirements within existing business processes.
  • Prepare documentation from information obtained from customers using accepted guidelines such as DITSCAP (DoD Information Technology Security Certification and Accreditation Process).
  • Prepare Security Test and Evaluation plans.
  • Provide certification and accreditation support in development of security and contingency plans and conduct complex risk and vulnerability assessments.
  • Analyze policies and procedures against Federal laws and regulations and provide recommendations for closing gaps.
  • Develop and complete system security plans and contingency plans.
  • Recommend system enhancements to improve security deficiencies.
  • Develop, test, and integrate computer and network security tools.
  • Secure system configurations and install security tools, scans systems to determine compliancy and report results and evaluates products and various aspects of system administration.
  • Conduct security program audits and develop solutions to lessen identified risks.
  • Develop strategies to comply with privacy, risk management, and e-authentication requirements.
  • Provide information assurance support for the development and implementation of security architectures to meet new and evolving security requirements.
  • Evaluate, develop, and enhance security requirements, policy and tools.
  • Assist in computer incident investigations.
  • Perform vulnerability assessments including development of risk mitigation strategies.
Qualifications
REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an IT-related field with 5+ years of enterprise network experience
  • Minimum IASAE II certification
  • Experience in DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF)
  • Experience maintaining documentation in XACTA

CLEARANCE:

  • Qualfied candidates MUST have an active TS/SCI clearance and have the ability to maintain the clearance.
About Peraton
Are you ready to join the next-generation of national security? Peraton is a fresh name in the industry with an established portfolio and legacy going back more than a century. We work differently than our peers – with agility, the freedom to innovate, an entrepreneurial spirit and a culture of responsibility. As part of the Peraton team, you’ll be part of our movement to build a great company, solve the most daunting challenges facing mankind today, to protect and promote freedom around the world, and to secure our future, for our families, our communities, our nation, and our way of life.

EEO Statement
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.