Senior Systems Analyst II

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Location
Columbia, Maryland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Nov 2016
Closes
01 Jan 2017
Ref
I2S0000VZ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Functions:

• Conducts verification and validation for security compliance of all information
systems, products, and components.

• Analyzes design specifications, design documentation, configuration practices
and procedures, and operational practices and procedures.

• Provides identification of non-compliance of security requirements and
possible mitigations to requirements that are not in compliance.

• Conducts on-site evaluations.

• Validates the security requirements of the information system.

• Verifies and validates that the system meets the security requirements.

• Provides vulnerability assessment of the system.

• Coordinates penetration testing.

• Provides a comprehensive verification and validation report (certification
report) for the information system.

• Provides process improvement recommendations.

• Assists the Government to draft standards and guidelines for usage.

Responsibilities:
  • Validates the security requirements of the information system.
  • Provides vulnerability assessment of the system.
  • Experience in security or system engineering in five or more areas, including:
  • telecommunications concepts, operating systems, databases/DBMS, middleware,
  • applications, web-servers, SANS/ Netaps, Active Directory, firewalls, and
  • controlled interfaces.
  • Conducts verification and validation for security compliance of all information systems, products, and components.


Essential Functions

Physical Requirements:

Working at a computer or desk (Considerations: Sitting, Eyes, Hands)

May involve long periods of sitting

Work Environment:

An inside office environment (Considerations: Closed quarters, lighting, and temperature fluctuations)

Needs to be able to work well with and support co-workers and clients

Needs to have clear, concise and accurate communication skills

Equipment and Machines:

Standard office equipment and machines, computer workstation

Attendance:

Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines

Regular attendance is necessary and required

Other Essential Functions:

Must be able to communicate effectively

Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with clients, management and employees

Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to the employee or others

Must be able to support and work in a proactive team environment

Must hold the safety of yourself and those around you as the number one priority in the workplace

Completion of required certifications required within six (6) months of hire date

Must hold an active TS/SCI with FS polygraph level clearance

TS/SCI w/Full Scope Poly

Experience in security or system engineering in five or more areas, including:
  • telecommunications concepts
  • operating systems
  • databases/DBMS
  • middleware
  • applications
  • web-servers
  • SANS/Netaps
  • Active Directory
  • firewalls
  • controlled interfaces

Education Requirement: A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or IT Engineering may be substituted for four years of experience.

Certification Requirement: DoD 8570-1M Change 2 IAT Level III or IAM Level III requirements, including certification in an operating system such as Linux/Unix or Windows 7. The desired windows certification is the Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional (MCITP).