Senior Information Assurance Engineer - Top Secret Clearance
*5 month contract to hire*
The Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) is an organization of over 2,000 personnel of which 700 serve at HQ and the remaining staff serve at offices worldwide. NCIS is the Department of Navy (DON) component with primary responsibility for criminal investigation, law enforcement (LE), counter-terrorism (CT), counterintelligence (CI), and cyber matters. NCIS not only has primary responsibility for all criminal investigative, CI, CT, and cyber matters within the DON, but it also has exclusive investigative jurisdiction in non-combat matters involving actual, potential, or suspected criminal, terrorism, sabotage, espionage, and subversive activities.
NCIS provides the DON with threat status and warnings associated with terrorist, criminal, cyber, and counterintelligence activity throughout the world. NCIS is the only DON organization that has the information and responsibility to fuse and analyze the national intelligence and law enforcement information necessary to provide these warnings.
The Information Technology Directorate (ITD) supports the NCIS core mission areas to investigate and defeat criminal, terrorist, and foreign intelligence threats by planning for and providing services through appropriate use of the people, equipment, technology, and infrastructure resources of the United States Navy and Marine Corps.
Designs, develops, engineers, and implements solutions that meet security requirements
Responsible for the integration and implementation of computer system security solutions
Performs risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle
Identifies test requirements and tools based upon system designs
Develops and reviews security test plans and procedures.
Establishes and satisfies system-wide information security requirements based on analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands.
Supports the Government Information Assurance (IA) Managers in the development and implementation of IA doctrine and policies.
Initiates and prepares Certification and Accreditation (C&A) DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) and Assessment and Authorization (A&A) Risk Management Framework (RMF) packages; ensures existing C&A and A&A packages are maintained in a compliant status; verifies and validates C&A and A&A package requirements and configuration modifications are performed and tested.
Reviews system engineering documentation, CONOPS, installation and configuration specifications to determine security requirements and to identify security concerns.
Prepares briefing slides, status charts and support documentation as presentations for the client.
Must have experience with using public key-based technologies for applications.
7+ years of experience working in the IT/Engineering field
Experience in the development of Certification and Accreditation plans
Experience in Host Based Security Systems (HBSS), vulnerability scanning software and Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVA).
Experience in DIACAP and RMF, as well as the DIACAP to RMF migration.
Trained and experienced using Assured Compliance Assessment System (ACAS), Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS)
Required: Must meet or exceed OPNAVINST 5239 requirements to be certified as Navy-Intermediate Qualified Validator
Required: DoD 8570 - IAT Level II (ex. Security +)
Required: Fully adjudicated active Top Secret clearance is required to start, must be eligible to obtain SCI-level adjudication
Completed Navy RMF training
Fleet Cyber Command experience
Pay: $100,000 to $133,000 USD
Pay Period: Annual
Other Pay Info: Bonus
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