IOMAXIS Information Assurance Specialist in Lorton, Virginia
IOMAXIS has an opening for an Information Assurance (IA) Specialist to support services for the NGA Research Lab Environment (RLE). This is a full time position located in Springfield, VA . To be eligible for the consideration candidates must possess a current TS clearance with SCI eligibility.
What you will be doing:
Performing a detailed Security Control Assessment on all RL systems as directed by the Authorizing Official (AO) with results documented to include controls that were not met, address all discovered findings, and an established Plan of Action and Milestones containing all critical, high, and exploitable liens as part of the requirements to receive ATO’s for RL systems.
Managing and updating as required, the Information Technology Disaster Recovery (ITDR) plans for all Research systems.
Coordinating with RL System Administrators to:○ Report all information system and environment changes.○ Ensure ongoing security control assessments are performed and reported.○ Ensure ongoing remediation occurs for all identified system weaknesses and is appropriately documented.○ Ensure system documentation is updated with the results of continuous monitoring processes, and results of those activities are reported to stakeholders on an ongoing basis.
Supporting all Technical Exchange Meetings on new research systems architecture and security issues, and prepare meeting notices, agendas, briefings and minutes.
Supporting the enforcement of all DNI and Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) compliance for Information Assurance (IA), as it applies to the RL systems.
Developing, maintaining, and distributing all necessary guidance relating to IA training, certification, and workforce management requirements.
Conducting independent technical and non-technical evaluations of systems architecture based on the security requirements and security controls documented in the certification evidence.
Maintaining a current, complete, and accurate daily repository for all IA certification and accreditation documentation and modifications, and input/update Xacta as required for all Research systems.
Evaluating existing, maintaining and developing, as required, standardized processes and procedures in support of Information Security.
Researching, recommending, and implementing changes to procedures to protect data from future violations of NGA and IC/DoD policy and regulations.
Monitoring and making recommendations regarding the Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) reporting and patch management for all Research systems.
Monitoring Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) remediation reports. This report contains Critical, High, and Medium vulnerabilities for Research IT systems.
Assisting Research Programs with process, documentation, and approvals necessary to introduce new hardware and software onto Research Lab systems.
Education / Experience:
Associates Degree and 8 years of prior relevant experience
Bachelor’s degree and 6 years of prior relevant experience
Master’s degree and 4 years of prior relevant experience
PhD and 2 years of prior relevant experience.
Experience with Atlassian JIRA and Redmine
Experience with Xacta
- Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
- Final adjudicated TS clearance based on a SSBI investigation with SCI eligibility
Unleash your potential and make a dramatic impact!
Over the past 10 years, IOMAXIS has advanced the state of Cyber RDT&E and provided support to the special operations and intelligence communities by bringing together the best software, hardware, communications and security experts in the industry by leveraging our decades of operational experience to help Federal agencies and organizations develop critical solutions for difficult missions around the globe. Today, we’re proud to say the most important Federal clients rely on our solutions to perform their missions by developing solutions faster, reducing complexity, cutting costs, and providing a profound level of innovation. IOMAXIS helps our customers deliver exceptional value to their client, America and its people. IOMAXIS leads the industry in developing superior technologies and services, delivering actionable capabilities and insight— right when customers need it most.
IOMAXIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.
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