Cybersecurity and Information Assurance Specialist (NHR-51)
We have an immediate opening for a Cybersecurity and Information Assurance Specialist to support various tasking at Webster Field.
Responsibilities: Serve as functional expert in support of tasking that involves advanced knowledge of Information Assurance policy or technical cybersecurity solutions necessary to ensure the safe operation and/or accreditation of complex systems. This support would include evaluating the integration of emerging cybersecurity technologies into multiple enterprise systems, performing penetration testing, performing cyber forensics, system security engineering, integrating identity management solutions, developing mitigation strategies to reduce risk for systems with a high cyber-attack risk, interfacing with senior policy and accrediting authorities across various DoD services and Combatant Commands, and defining program plans for obtaining all necessary authorization and connection approvals.
Qualifications: A BS/BA in Computer Science, Information Systems or relevant technical discipline is preferred. An allowable substitution would be a High School diploma with ten years of practical experience and either a broad background in numerous cybersecurity technologies/policy organizations or have a deep background in specific cyber technology. Specific cyber technology solutions include: Cross Domain Solutions, Multi-Level Security (MLS), Host Based Security Systems, Identity Management Solutions, Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems, Public Key Infrastructure, Mobile Device Management, Wireless Security Solutions, Communications Security (COMSEC), Cryptography, or other emerging cyber technology solution: AND must meet current DoD 8570.01M training requirements. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and currently have a Top Secret security clearance.