Location: Arlington, VA
Position Summary: The Cyber Security Specialist will, under general supervision, operate all aspects of Information Systems, data availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and non-repudiation.
Summary of Position Responsibilities:
Implement and monitor security measures for communication systems, networks, and provide advice that systems and personnel adhere to established security standards and Governmental requirements for security on these systems.
Develop and execute security policies, plans, and procedures; implement data network security measures; operate Network Intrusion Detection and Forensics; handle Information Systems security incidents; support COOP/DR plans, and perform certification of Information Systems and Networks.
Operate Electronic Key Management System, other information security duties, and Public Key Infrastructure.
Operate Host Based Security System (HBSS), firewalls, Intrusion Prevention Systems, Intrusion Detection Systems, other point of presence security tools, Virtual Private Networks, and related security operations.
Essential Skills, Experience, and Certifications:
5-9 years of related experience required
High school Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED)
Certified in accordance with DoD 8570.01 M Information Assurance Technician (IAT) Level II (Security+ CE, SSCP, GSEC or CCNA- Security).
Physical Demands and Work Environment: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, this position requires the ability to sit for potentially long periods of time throughout the workday. Hearing sufficient to understand conversations, both in person and on the telephone. Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, power tools, and to handle other computer components for potentially long periods of time without experiencing abnormal hand, wrist, or eye strain.
Work Environment: Includes a typical office environment, with minimal exposure to excessive noise or adverse environmental issues, including exposure to heat, cold, inclement weather conditions, and occasional environmental hazards. Local, regional, and national travel may be required.
Medical, Dental, Vision Plan
AD&D and Life Insurance
Paid Federal Holidays
Paid Time Off
401(k) Retirement Plan
Voluntary Long-Term Disability
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