Information Assurance Officer

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Location
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Sep 2016
Closes
19 Oct 2016
Ref
SAL0000HV
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The successful candidate will assist the 53d Electronic Warfare Group (53 EWG), 53d Wing, at Eglin AFB, Florida. The 53 EWG is the technical focal point for all electronic warfare (EW) support of warfighter systems for the Combat Air Forces (CAF). The mission of the 53 EWG is to develop and test mission data (MD) to defeat enemy radar and infrared guided missile systems, thus enhancing aircrew and aircraft survivability in combat. This mission includes operational EW testing, MD development/validation/verification, force development evaluation execution and facilitating foreign materiel exploitation.

Knowledge, skills and attributes associated with this position include : Information Assurance (IA) principles and organizational requirements (relevant to confidentiality, integrity and availability, authentication and non-repudiation), risk management framework requirements, systems diagnostic tools and fault identification techniques, vulnerability scanning, incident response and handling methodologies, basic system administration and operating system hardening techniques, DoD security technical implementation guides, special access program (SAP) and sensitive compartmented information (SCI) security procedures.

The successful candidate must have the ability to plan, organize and meet deadlines and must be skilled in developing, analyzing, and evaluating security programs to meet mission requirements and improve the security program for the installation. The candidate must also have the ability to establish effective professional working relationships with coworkers and customers.
The candidate must have at least an Associate's degree and 10 years' experience related to IA. An applicable Bachelor's degree can be substituted for experience. The candidate must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain and maintain a secret clearance. Candidate must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DOD Directive 8570.01-M for Information Assurance Technician Level 2. (i.e. Security + CE certification). The candidate must have knowledge of information, industrial, and personnel security concepts, principles, and practices to plan and implement security programs.

Essential Functions

Must be able to work under supervision and respond appropriately and professionally to criticism from a supervisor.

Equipment and Machines:

Personal computer (75%), scanner (5%), copy machine (5%), telephone (5%), laser printer (5%), fax machine (2%), and other office equipment including desk supplies.

Attendance:

Full-time regular work hours between Monday-Friday(excluding Saturday & Sunday). Position may require occasional weekend work depending on task requirements.

Regular attendance is extremely important, but not critical, except for deadlines and meetings. Must be able to work within the shift hours of 6 am and 6 pm.

Other Essential Functions:

Must be able to secure and maintain a Secret security clearance.

Must pass drug testing.

Must be able to read and write effectively in English.

With the exception of STD/LTD/FMLA & approved time off, attendance is considered essential.

- Must embrace Beyond Zero/Safety principles of Jacobs to include; adhering to safe work practices and standards while performing daily tasks, taking responsibility for own and coworkers' safekeeping and encouraging others to work safely.

- Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner to get along with customers, clients, co-workers and management.

- Must perform work activities requiring interaction, negotiating, instructing, supervising, persuading or speaking with others.

- Must be able to work under supervision and respond appropriately and professionally to criticism from a supervisor.

Equipment and Machines:

Personal computer (75%), scanner (5%), copy machine (5%), telephone (5%), laser printer (5%), fax machine (2%), and other office equipment including desk supplies.

Attendance:

Full-time regular work hours between Monday-Friday(excluding Saturday & Sunday). Position may require occasional weekend work depending on task requirements.

Regular attendance is extremely important, but not critical, except for deadlines and meetings. Must be able to work within the shift hours of 6 am and 6 pm.

Other Essential Functions:

Must be able to secure and maintain a Secret security clearance.

Must pass drug testing.

Must be able to read and write effectively in English.

With the exception of STD/LTD/FMLA & approved time off, attendance is considered essential.