SIGINT Exploitation Operator

Halfaker and Associates

SIGINT Exploitation Operator

Arlington, VA
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    Halfaker and Associates, LLC, an award winning high growth small business, creates innovative and customer-centric technology solutions in the areas of Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Software Engineering and IT Infrastructure to improve the health, security and well-being of all Americans. Our commitment to excellence and our vision to “Continue to Serve” has resulted in steady growth and an expanding client base across government agencies in the health, defense, security and intelligence sectors. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, we have employees nationwide and were recently named a 2018 TOP WORK PLACE by the Washington Post. Please take a moment to browse through our website and learn more about what it means to serve with Halfaker.

    Halfaker has an opening for an INFORMATION SECURITY ANALYST to join our talented, dynamic team. The key responsibilities for this position include:​

    • Create and maintain information security manuals, policies, procedures, compliance matrices, training manuals, and checklists
    • Monitor information security tools for alerts, events, and incidents, coordinating and triggering relevant activities
    • Perform proactive security-related configuration reviews and security scans
    • Analyze security tools to communicate information security risk and prioritize activities to improve Company security posture
    • Contribute to Company security strategic planning and the advancement of relevant strategic initiatives
    • Perform installation and configuration management of security systems and applications, including policy assessment and compliance tools, network security appliances and host-based security systems
    • Implement or coordinate remediation required by audits, and document exceptions as necessary

    Required Skills

    • Knowledge of information security principles, including risk assessment and management, threat and vulnerability management, incident response, and identity and access management
    • Experience in developing, documenting and maintaining security procedures
    • Knowledge of network infrastructure, including routers, switches, firewalls, and associated network protocols and concepts
    • Ability to work well under minimal supervision
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills

    Required Experience

    • ​2 years of experience in information security and network operations or a Bachelor’s degree in an information technology related field
    • Certifications in one of the following: GIAC, GSEC CEH, CompTIA Security+, CISA, CCNP or relevant information security credentials

    ​Halfaker and Associates, LLC, is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.​​

  • Qualifications
    • Knowledge of information security principles, including risk assessment and management, threat and vulnerability management, incident response, and identity and access management
    • Experience in developing, documenting and maintaining security procedures
    • Knowledge of network infrastructure, including routers, switches, firewalls, and associated network protocols and concepts
    • Ability to work well under minimal supervision
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills