Network Security Systems Plus, Inc. (NSSPlus) is a certified ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 27001:2013 Veteran-Owned Cybersecurity Company that serves on the cybersecurity frontier.
INFORMATION ASSURANCE SPECIALIST
requirements; IA objectives and policies; IA personnel; and IA processes and procedures monitors the overall security posture of the client’s host-based and network-based assets by detecting, analyzing and responding to security alerts and events.
RESPONSIBLE FOR: Provide support, as needed, to the CM board in the area of IA requirements and system authorization.
Perform tasks focused on the development of SECURITY test plans, conduct SECURITY testing, analyze test results, and develop risk ASSESSMENT reports that document vulnerabilities, threats, impacts, and recommended mitigations.
Provide technical services on all aspects of Information SECURITY;
ASSESS system design/architecture as well as defining, and advising Information SECURITY compliance with DISA STIGs as well as other security standards and best practices
Demonstrated analytical, oral, and written communication skills including to executive management.
LEVEL: Intermediate (3 – 5 Years of Experience)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum of six (3) years of network defense/information assurance experience.
PREFERRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: Familiarity with DISA STIGs and other DoD security requirements a must.
Familiarity with various network and host-based SECURITY applications and tools, such as network and host ASSESSMENT/scanning tools, network and host based intrusion detection systems, and other SECURITY software packages.
Previous experience on a Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), Computer SECURITY Incident Response Center (CSIRC) or a SECURITY
PROFESSIONAL SKILLS: Ability to work closely with interagency personnel to foster an effective and collaborative partnership on SECURITY projects.
TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE: Previous experience on a Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), Computer SECURITY Incident Response Center (CSIRC) or a SECURITY Operations Center (SOC).
Experience with Anti-Virus, Intrusion Detection Systems, Firewalls, Active Directory, Vulnerability ASSESSMENT tools and other SECURITY tools found in large network environments; along with experience working with SECURITY Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions
EDUCATION REQUIREMENT: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience.
WORK LOCATION: Ft. Lee, VA
TRAVEL REQUIREMENT: None.
SECURITY CLEARANCE: REQUIREMENT: Secret clearance at a minimum but may require Top Secret/SCI in the future.
CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENT: DOD 8570.01-M compliance at IAT Level II (GSEC, Security + CE, SSCP)