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Security Assurance Manager 

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Req Number EHS19-0074  
Category Information Security  
Division Eagle Harbor Solutions  
Location EHS New Orleans, LA  

Eagle Harbor Solutions (EHS) is looking for a highly qualified, experienced and self-motivated individual to perform the duties of a Security Assurance Manager to support EHS and our government customer in the New Orleans, LA area.

We offer competitive compensation and an extraordinary benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K with company matching, flexible spending accounts, paid holidays, three weeks paid time off, and more.

The Security Assurance Manager (SAM) who will be responsible and accountable for all security activities related to TIMS infrastructure, applications, development, and operations. The SAM will work closely and be accountable to the Government Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) to ensure that all TIMS infrastructure and systems meet all applicable NIST, DOI, and agency security requirements.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Advises the ISSO regarding security considerations in applications systems procurement and development, implementation, operation and maintenance, and disposal activities (i.e., life cycle management).
  • Leads all contractor security staff in meeting Government objectives and mandates.
  • Ensures that all applicable NIST SP 800-53 security controls are addressed during development. Works closely with development leads, solution architects, DBAs, and System Administrators to ensure that all TIMS development and Operations meets applicable NIST, DOI, and OMB security requirements and guidelines
  • Reports POA&M status to ISSO.
  • Represents Contractor TIMS security in all meetings (e.g. Configuration Management Board meetings).
  • Works with the ISSO to manage TIMS related activities of the BSEE Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) Program. This includes coordinating control assessments during the year. Provides input to ISSO on all security related data calls (e.g. FISMA quarterly updates).
  • Identifies and reports any potential TIMS weakness/vulnerability to the ISSO. This includes updating the BSEE Trigger Log with any security findings or control failures.
  • Assists in the determination of appropriate security configuration commensurate with the level of data sensitivity.
  • Assists in the development and maintenance of security and contingency plans for TIMS.
  • Works with the ISSO on security impact analysis of system safeguards and program elements and in Authorization and Assessment (A&A) activities.
  • Coordinates the resolution of weaknesses identified in POA&Ms.
  • Reports POA&M resolution status to the ISSO on a regular basis. Prioritizes action plans based on input from ISSO and other Government stakeholders. Works with POA&M owners to ensure timely status reporting to the ISSO.
  • Acts as the main Contractor point of contact (POC) for all security incidents involving TIMS
  • Provides oversight of vulnerability scanning and penetration testing of systems/networks. Ensures that security tools are properly used and maintained. Ensures that vulnerability
  • Supports the ISSO in all third-party assessments (e.g. OIG assessments)
Position Requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security, Engineering, Information Systems or similar technical disciplines
  • 7+ years of experience in hands-on roles providing information security engineering, architecture, and governance supporting
  • 3+ years in a SAM or similar role covering scope and scale as required in this call order
  • Must hold a nationally recognized security certification (e.g. CISSP, CISM) that is also recognized by DOI.
  • Deep knowledge of Security Frameworks such as NIST 800.53
  • Deep knowledge of Security Engineering for Application Development

Working Environment & Conditions

This position is primarily indoors, consistent with a standard office position and has a noise level of mostly low to moderate. The incumbent is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. The work load may require the incumbent to sit for extended periods of time. The incumbent must be able to read, do simple math calculations and withstand moderate amounts of stress. The incumbent must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Our Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

The company is an equal opportunity employer. The company shall not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity (except where gender is a bona fide occupational qualification), national origin, age, disability, military/veteran status, marital status, genetic information or any other factor protected by law. We are committed to equal employment opportunity in all decisions related to employment, promotion, wages, benefits and all other privileges, terms and conditions of employment.

The company is dedicated to seeking all qualified applicants. If you require an accommodation to navigate or to apply to a position on our website, please contact Heaven Wood via e-mail at or by calling 703-488-9377 to request accommodations. This contact information is used for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire on a status of your application.

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Security Clearance US Citizen able to pass Background Investigation  
About our Company

Eagle Harbor Solutions LLC, an 8(a) certified company, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Koniag, Inc., an Alaska Native Regional Corporation and part of the Koniag Government Services Sector. EHS provides a range of professional services for cyber intelligence and information technologies capabilities to the Federal Government, Civilian, and commercial markets to further the nation's national security and civilian service missions. Eagle Harbor addresses some of our country’s most pressing challenges in the areas of Cyber Intelligence, Business Analysis, Emergency Preparedness and Contingency Planning.


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