Title: Information Assurance Analyst
Location: Silver Spring, MD
Basic Qualifications & Education:
•3-5 years of information technology experience in systems administration, network administration, or IT engineering.
•1-3 years of experience administering systems security, network security, firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems, vulnerability and risk assessments, incident response systems, anti-virus products, and/or other security software and tools.
•1-3 years of experience working with: Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) or similar vulnerability scanning tools
•1-3 years of experience working with: Patch management and compliance
• Secret Clearance
•Bachelors degree in related field or 4 years of full-time information technology experience in lieu of a degree.
•Excellent interpersonal, interviewing, analytical and problem solving skills to address variable situations.
•General knowledge of industry security requirements, standards, and best practices.
•Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to document processes and write comprehensive security recommendations.
•Professional attitude, able to to communicate and interact with individuals at all levels across various information technology and business sectors.
•Strong organizational, project management, and customer service skills. Ability to act in the best interest of the client both within a team and self-directed.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
•Perform IASE duties as a member of a greater information assurance team.
•Provide communication and feedback on enclave security posture based on client defined needs and requests. Conduct scanning and vulnerability management in coordination with compliance operations team.
•Provide information on security controls and policy to client and other operational teams and assist in the implementation of patching and technical mitigations.
•Ensure compliance with Communications Tasking Orders (CTO) and Warning Orders (WARNORDS) issued by JTF-GNO and DISA.
•Assist in identifying, reporting, investigating and responding to security breaches and network incidents.
•Assist in creation and management of Plan of Action and Milestone documentation.
•Review and enforce security policy, guidance, and directives.
•Review new systems and software and modifications to existing configurations for security impact, performing risk analysis and documenting results.
•Provide reporting metrics to Management to assist with policy and direction.
•Perform self-assessment activities using current assessment technologies, e.g. PGD, Retina, AppDetective, WebInspect.
•Assist with Certification and accreditation activities (including documentation, scanning, mitigation activities, and identification of false positives).
•Monitor and report as well as advise and design systems to enhance or to increase the Security level of the environment and support the mission.
*This is an incident response position and therefore may require work beyond normal duty hours to include on-call in emergency situations.
IntelliDyne, LLC is seeking an Information Assurance Analyst for our client’s local network enclave. Information Systems Assurance and Security is a paramount concern for Businesses and Organizations across the globe today. The client’s network supports close to 2500 users, including workstations, more than 200 Enterprise Servers, and 250 network devices. We host the client Intranet as well as data and applications critical to the Department of Defense mission ensuring the availability and security of all assets maintained by the Network Operations Center (NOC).
To facilitate the mission and meet the Security requirements the Information Assurance Analyst will organize and manage the processes and tasks relating to the Security of the Information Systems in the environment and coordinate these efforts with the Information Assurance Officer. The Information Assurance Analyst will be a subject matter expert on all DISA and DoD Regulations governing the Network and be able to provide guidance and interpretation of all Directives and Information Systems Policies. The Information Assurance Analyst will work directly with the NOC Engineering group to assist with configuration and implementation of Security related controls and Security policy interpretation.
The IntelliDyne Way
IntelliDyne is a consulting firm that enables better business performance through innovative technology solutions. We manage public sector programs that deliver higher operational efficiency and measurable value to clients. We advise, develop, and execute effective solutions in Cyber Security, Cloud Computing, Application Development and Mobile Computing, Business Process Management, Data Center Consolidation, Enterprise Collaboration and Enterprise Infrastructure Management.
IntelliDyne, LLC is an equal opportunity employer