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Information Assurance Specialist

San Diego, CA 92101
Business Group Highlights

Defense

The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.


Responsibilities

The Contractor shall serve as a member of the Information Assurance (IA) team on the UAVIO Project. During the execution of these requirements, through access to such items as physical hardware and software interfaces, the Information Assurance staff may be exposed to other contractors proprietary information. Requirements for this position include:

  • Prepare and submit Assessment and Authorization packages for UAVIO following RMF processes using the web-based Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (EMASS) system.
  • Support the RMF process to include developing and maintaining POA&Ms and IA artifacts, SSP maintenance, and Risk Assessment Report (RAR).
  • Apply the disciplines of Computer Security necessary to perform Information System Security Audits, Information System Security Assessments, Risk Management Plans, and Security architectures.
  • Perform periodic auditing and continuous monitoring tasks to maintain security compliance.
  • Ensure Department of Defense (DOD) security policies, standards, and procedures are enforced.
  • Perform vulnerability scanning and device configuration assessment using Assured Compliance Assessment Solution using ACAS software to facilitate a compliant and secure system.
  • Conduct low to high file transfers.
  • Attend meetings/teleconferences and provide status/update of assigned tasks
  • Maintain knowledge of Risk Management Framework (RMF) process, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publications, CNSS Instructions, Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) publications, Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) instructions, and any government policies and guidance related to securely protecting platform information technology (PIT) systems.
  • Have experience with the EMASS web-based system.
  • Have experience with STIGs and the ability to justify the technical need for applying each setting.
  • Stay proficient and up to date in all IA training requirements.
  • Stay current with all IA related certification as required by NIWC PAC and DOD 8570.

Qualifications

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Five years of demonstrated Information Assurance (IA) experience
  • Experience preparing and submitting Assessment and Authorization packages
  • Experience with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publications, CNSS Instructions, Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) publications, Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) instructions, and Government policies and guidance related to securely protecting platform information technology (PIT) systems
  • Experience supporting the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process to include developing and maintaining POA&Ms and IA artifacts, SSP maintenance, and Risk Assessment Report (RAR)
  • Experience performing Information System Security Audits, Information System Security Assessments, developing Risk Management Plans, and assessing security architectures
  • Experience performing periodic auditing and continuous monitoring tasks to maintain security compliance
  • Experience ensuring that Department of Defense (DOD) security policies, standards, and procedures are enforced
  • Experience performing vulnerability scanning and device configuration assessment using Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ability within ACAS software)
  • Experience conducting low to high file transfers
  • Experience with the eMASS web-based system
  • Experience with STIGs and justifying the technical need for applying each setting;
  • Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS) and Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) certifications
  • Experience with building/updating an ACAS scanning tool/computer
  • Minimum security clearance level of SECRET

AND EITHER:

  • Minimum associate degree and at least five (5) years of experience in skills identified above

OR

  • Formal degree requirement may be evaluated and waived if applicant provides at least seven (7) years of experience

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).

Industry

  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-07-05 Expires: 2020-08-03

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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