Job Details

Information Assurance Security Engineer (ACAS)


Apex Systems, Inc.


San Antonio, TX 78249

Basic Qualifications & Education:

• 6 years of experience in Information Technology.

• 3 years experience performing specialized IT security duties (see req. qualifications).

• 3 years of specialized experience in Information Assurance.

• Bachelors degree in Information Technology or related field; 4 years additional experience lieu of a degree.

• Excellent interpersonal, 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.

• DOD 8570.01 IAT Level ll (or higher) Certification

Security+CE, GSEC, SSCP, or CCNA-Security
Security Clearance: Minimum Public Trust, Secret Preferred.

Required Qualifications:

• Ability to perform Principal Duties & Responsibilities

• Familiarity with eMASS or similar systems managing accreditation packages for medium to large networks.

• Specialized experience with ACAS (Assured Compliance Assessment Solution), Tenable Nessus, Retina, or similar vulnerability scanning tools.

• Expert knowledge of NIST, CNSS, RMF, DOD policies on Information Technology and Information Assurance.

• Experience accrediting a network resulting in an Authority to Operate (ATO) under RMF.

• Specialized experience with Risk Management Framework (RMF) IA tasks to include:

Network Architecture Documentation
Network Boundary Diagrams
Conducting Risk Analysis
Scanning and Remediation
Creating Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms)
Auditing IT technologies for STIG Compliance
Expert-level knowledge of IT security protocols, tools, and systems. Specialized experience in one or more of the following:

Systems security
Network security
Intrusion Detection and Prevention systems
Vulnerability and Risk Assessments
Incident Response systems
Anti-virus products
Other security software and tools
Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Public Trust
No Traveling
Minimum Experience Required:
5+ yrs experience
Any Job Type
Job Category:
IT - Security
Unspecified annual salary
Unspecified hourly wage
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