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Information Security Engineer

Company: AnaVation LLC
Location: Reston
Posted on: November 19, 2022

Job Description:

Be Challenged and Make a Difference -
In a world of technology, people make the difference. We believe if we invest in great people, then great things will happen. At AnaVation, we provide unmatched value to our customers and employees through innovative solutions and an engaging culture. -
AnaVation is seeking an Information Security Engineer to join our team and support our mission critical customer in Reston, VA. As our Information Security Engineer, you will ensure that the architecture and design of the DoD information systems are functional and secure. The Information Security Engineer will manage all aspects of design and development of IA or IA enabled products, interface specifications, and approaches to secure the environment. Responsibilities also include assessing threats to the environment, providing inputs on the adequacy of security designs and architectures and participation in risk assessment during the certification and accreditation process.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Assessing threats to the environment- Providing inputs on the adequacy of security designs and architectures- Participating in risk assessment during the certification and accreditation process- Ensuring that the architecture and design of DoD information systems are functional and secure- Supporting periodic vulnerability checks through auditing and testing- Providing support to Red and Blue Team activities- Supporting Tools team in any assessment and authorization (A&A) of capabilitiesRequired Qualifications

  • Clearance: Active TS/SCI Clearance
  • Education & Years of Experience: Bachelor's degree and 8 years of experience related to specific functional area. -
  • Certifications: Currently hold, or be able to attain a CompTIA Security+ or equivalent certification
  • Experience and knowledge on:
  • Security standards and controls used by the Intelligence Community
  • Creating, maintaining, and updating related knowledge management and technical documentation -
  • Experience working collaboratively with staff at all experience levels to deliver short-term, medium-term, and long-term commitments
  • Experience completing and coordinate tasks across cross-functional teams in either a lead or supporting role
  • Experience providing coaching and mentoring to lower level team members -
  • Experience providing programmatic consultation in support of information systems and networks and the confidentiality, integrity, availability, authenticity, and non-repudiation of the data being assembled, processed, transmitted and stored and assessing information security.
  • Understanding of Federal laws and regulations governing information security / privacy, and information assurance and a working knowledge of the security standards and controls utilized by Federal civilian agencies, the DoD and the Intelligence Community.
  • Experience managing the implementation, testing and validation of physical, technical and administrative security requirements and assists in the design of a strong security operations program and an effective business continuity plan
  • Experience monitoring, assessing, and maintaining systems and procedures to protect data systems and databases from unauthorized users
  • Experience determining causes of security breaches and researching, recommending, and implementing changes to procedures to protect data from future violations
  • Assists in educating users on security proceduresDesired Qualifications
    • Experience performing Information Security Engineering in support of intelligence community customer
    • Security certifications: CCNA Security, CySA+, SSCP, or equivalent certification
    • May have one or more of the following professional certifications: CISM, CIPA, CISSPBenefits - - Up to 95% company paid medical insurance for the employee and dependents - - 100% company paid dental insurance for employees and dependents - - 100% company paid long-term and short term disability insurance - - 100% company paid vision insurance for employees and dependents - - 401k plan with generous match and 100% immediate vesting - - Competitive Pay - - Generous paid leave and holiday package - - Tuition and training reimbursement - - Life and AD&D Insurance
      About AnaVation -AnaVation is the leader in solving the most complex technical challenges for collection and processing in the U.S. Federal Intelligence Community. We are a US owned company headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia. We deliver groundbreaking research with advanced software and systems engineering that provides an information advantage to contribute to the mission and operational success of our customers. We offer complex challenges, a top-notch work environment, and a world-class, collaborative team.
      If you want to grow your career and make a difference while doing it, AnaVation is the perfect fit for you! -

Keywords: AnaVation LLC, Reston , Information Security Engineer, Engineering , Reston, Virginia

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