IA Security Specialist


IA Security Specialist

Quantico, VA
Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    Brief Description of Duties:

    (a) Determines enterprise information assurance and security standards.

    (b) Develops and implements information assurance/security standards and procedures.

    (c) Coordinates, develops, and evaluates security programs for an organization. Recommends information assurance/security solutions to support customers' requirements.

    (d) Identifies, reports, and resolves security violations.

    (e) Establishes and satisfies information assurance and security requirements based upon the analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands.

    (f) Supports customers at the highest levels in the development and implementation of doctrine and policies.

    (g) Applies know-how to government and commercial common user systems, as well as to dedicated special purpose systems requiring specialized security features and procedures.

    (h) Performs analysis, design, and development of security features for system architectures.

    (i) Analyzes and defines security requirements for computer systems which may include mainframes, workstations, and personal computers.

    (j) Designs, develops, engineers, and implements solutions that meet security requirements.

    (k) Provides integration and implementation of the computer system security solution.

    (I) Analyzes general information assurance-related technical problems and provides basic engineering and technical support in solving these problems.

    (m)Performs vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle.

    (n) Ensures that all information systems are functional and secure.

    (o) Demonstrated experience with Risk Management Framework and System Accreditation processes.

    Describe number of years and type of experience required to perform the job; essential knowledge/skills/abilities:

    • Security certification (one of the following): CAP, CASP, CISM, CISSP, CISSP-Associate, GSLC

    • CE certification (minimum): MCSA/MCSE Server 2008/2012 (For otherwise Highly qualified candidates, we may be able to ask for six months contingency to take and pass test).

    • Active Secret Clearance

    Zantech provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.