Title

Information Assurance Engineer 


Description

Tenacity Solutions is a rapidly growing Security Engineering and IT Solutions firm offering professional services to the National Security market.  We believe our qualified and versatile staff is equipped to best serve our customers and engagements given the full support, empowerment, and backing of Tenacity’s back-office and corporate support.

We're headquartered in Reston Virginia and support clients in the Washington DC and metropolitan areas both in and outside of the continental US.

We offer a comprehensive health and welfare package including a generous Paid Time Off (PTO) package; a Safe Harbor contribution of 3% in addition to a 4% 401(k) match; formal education reimbursement; training and professional development programs; and semi-annual staff member bonuses just to name a few.

Tenacity Solutions is committed to breaking the mold of traditional employers to create an environment that enriches its employees and promotes a quality work/life balance. 

Position Description:

'The individual will assist the project team with developing and maintaining System Security Plans (SSP) and related security documentation, understanding and implementing security requirements for systems with protection levels of 1-5, and ensure the successful completion of the C&A process. The individual will ensure that information systems securely operate according to the security controls documented in the SSP once systems are approved for the production environment. Examples for ensuring proper operational security are as follows: assist Administrators with operational security compliance in accordance with DCID 6/3, ICD 503, and NIST 800-53, review of system audit logs, review Administrator actions and adherence to security policies and regulations, review account activity for Administrators, privileged users, and general users, respond to security incidents and events, review and approve proposed changes to system baseline configurations, enforce standard configuration management practices, and perform updates to the SSP and related security documentation. The individual will work closely with the component Information System Security Manager through regular briefings, meetings, and discussions in regard to information security. 

 

Position Requirements

Required (Skills, Knowledge, Abilities)

  • TS/SCI with FS Polygraph

-Knowledge and experience with DCID 6/3, ICD 503, NIST SP 800-53, and other IC Standards related to information security.

- Knowledge and experience with Server/Client technologies, OSI model, and the TCP/IP model.

- Experience with security vulnerability assessment tools (e.g., Nessus, WASSP, SECSCAN) and network scanning tools (e.g., Nessus, Nmap)

- Experience with Windows server 2003/2008, Windows Domains, Active Directory, DNS, and GPO's

-Knowledge and experience with the certification and accreditation proces

- Certification in one of the following: CISSP, CAP, SANS GSEC or GCIH, CCNA, Security +

-B.A./B.S. in Communications, Computer Science, Engineering, Information Assurance

- Ability to communicate professionally and effectively

- Ability to develop and maintain System Security Plans and related technical documentation

Desired (Skills, Knowledge, Abilities)

- Experience with Unix/Linux, VMware, Incident Handling and Response, Configuration Management, Log management tools

 

Tenacity Solutions is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state or local law. We are dedicated to providing a work environment free from discrimination and harassment, and where employees are treated with respect and dignity.

 

 

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  

Position Information Assurance  

Number of Openings 1  

Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  

Req Number OPE-12-00030  

Open Date 10/17/2013  

About the Organization Tenacity Solutions Incorporated is a rapidly growing technology firm offering high-end IT consulting services to the National Security & Defense markets. We believe our customers are best served by consultants who are highly qualified, versatile, and fully supported and empowered by their company.

We're headquartered in Reston Virginia and support clients around the Washington DC beltway, CONUS and O-CONUS locations

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, generous paid time off, up to 7% contribution & match on 401(k), $10k in education reimbursement, training and professional development programs just to name a few.

Tenacity Solutions is committed to breaking the mold of traditional employers to create an environment that enriches its employees and promotes a quality work/life balance.  


This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to http://TenacitySolutions.appone.com



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