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.
'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.
Required (Skills, Knowledge, Abilities)
-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.