The Systems and Technology Solutions Business Unit has an opening for Information Security Systems Engineer located in Huntsville, AL.
JOB DESCRIPTION: The engineer will determine the security posture of different Army systems based on the applicable controls outlined in 8500.2. The candidate will travel to each system’s location and use a variety of testing methods to assess the system’s security risk. This includes running automated tools, manual configuration checks, conducting interviews, and reviewing documentation. The candidate will interpret the results and make informed recommendations. The candidate must be willing to travel (approximately 35% of the time) , have a valid passport, and a minimum active Secret clearance
Required Skills: At least 8 years of Information Technology/ Information Assurance experience focused on DIACAP. Experience with 8500.2, Retina, Gold Disk, Security Compliance Checker, Security Technical Implementation Guides, and DISA Security Readiness Review scripts is required.
Education/Certification: Bachelor’s degree in related technical field or equivalent 4 years of technical experience/related IA experience. Previous experience working with DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP). Must have one or more of the following certifications, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Security +, CEH. NIST experience is a plus.
Minimum Security Clearance: Secret
SAIC is a FORTUNE 500® scientific, engineering, and technology applications company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of vital importance to the nation and the world, in national security, energy and the environment, critical infrastructure, and health. The company’s approximately 41,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S. Government civil agencies and selected commercial markets. Headquartered in McLean, Va., SAIC had annual revenues of $11.1 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2011. For more information, visit http://www.saic.com. SAIC: From Science to Solutions®
Primary Location: United States-AL-HUNTSVILLE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day Job