AECOM Information Assurance Specialist in Point Mugu, California

Business Line Government

Position Title Information Assurance Specialist

United States of America - California

Point Mugu

Job Summary

Provides support for proposing, coordinating, implementing and enforcing information systems security policies, standards and methodologies. Maintains operational security posture for assigned information systems or programs to ensure information systems security policies, standards and procedures are established and followed. Assists with the management of security aspects of the information system and performs day-to-day security operations of the system. Evaluates security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information.

Manages changes to system and assesses the security impact of those changes.

Prepares and reviews documentation to include System Security Plans (SSPs), Risk Assessment Reports, Certification and Accreditation (C&A) packages and System Requirements Traceability Matrixes (SRTMs). Ensures Information Systems maintain a certification and accreditation throughout the systems lifecycle. Ensures Department Information systems meet the requirements IAW DOD 8500.1 and DOD 8500.2. Assists in the creation of standard operating procedures and other required IA policies across organization.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree or 12 years of experience required.

Provides support for proposing, coordinating, implementing and enforcing information systems security policies, standards and methodologies.

Minimum Experience Requirements: Hands on experience in the following areas: -Lifecycle support of the DoD Certification and Accreditation (C&A) Process (DIACAP or RMF) -Managing C&A using Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS) -Conducting Network Vulnerability Scanning, Assessment and Mitigation -Security Event Correlation and Security Monitoring -Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) procedures, coordination of security measures including analysis, periodic testing, evaluation and verification, risk analysis reporting and determining appropriate mitigation measures.

Securing Networks and Operating Systems (Cisco, Windows, and Linux) to Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) standards. -Host Based Security System (HBSS) Administration -Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) Administration -Installation and monitoring of network IDS and firewalls such as Cisco PIX or other similar technologies.

Must maintain DoD 8570.1 certification requirements for IAT-II. -Requires documented training in the following areas, network infrastructure (Cisco), Microsoft Server Administration Host Based Security System

(HBSS) Training Certification of Completion.

Preferred Qualifications

Additional Requirements:

Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) Training Certification of Completion VMware training desirable

  • U.S. Citizen Required

  • U.S. Secret Clearance is required All candidates must have the ability to obtain and maintain a clearance as a condition of employment candidates.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

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Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 179975BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.