Information Assurance Specialist, Senior in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0029179

Information Assurance Specialist, Senior

Key Role:

Contribute to a team of security professionals providing DoD clients with assurance that complex IT systems and networks meet security controls and standards. Plan and execute system security assessments to meet client requirements, analyze results, develop reports to be used to determine system vulnerabilities and risk posture, and provide recommendations for remediation to achieve preferred security and risk postures. Mentor and develop assigned validation team members to meet client requirements. Prepare the risk management framework (RMF) security authorization packages needed to achieve system or network authorization. Monitor and respond to security data calls on behalf of the client organization, as needed.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with preparing full RMF security authorization packages or legacy DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process
(DIACAP) packages

-5+ years of experience with performing system decomposition analysis resulting in a test battery required for security control assessments

-5+ years of experience with analyzing the development of security assessment plans, security assessment reports, and risk assessment reports

-2+ years of experience with populating security control compliance repositories or tools, including eMASS, Xacta, and RSA Archer

-1+ years of experience with analyzing, assessing, or implementing NIST 800-53 Rev 4 security controls, CCIs, and equivalent assessment procedures

-Secret clearance required

-HS diploma or GED 

-DoD Cybersecurity Work Force (CSWF) Certification, including Security+, CISSP, CASP, SSCP, CISM,  or GSLC CEH

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with performing compliance reviews of weapons systems, industrial control systems (ICSes), SCADA systems, Cloud-hosted systems, or RDT& systems

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BA or BS degree in an IT-related field

-Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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