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Information Assurance (IT Security) Specialist 2

OBXtek

Job Description


OBXtek is currently staffing for an Information Assurance (IT Security) Specialist 2 to assist at the DHS Customs and Border (CBP) Protection in Washington, DC.

The Information Assurance (IT Security) Specialist 2 shall support the CBP Passenger Systems Program Directorate (PSPD) operations by providing the following: 

  • Provide support to CBP Passenger Systems Program Directorate in areas of Information System Security

  • Activities will be in compliance with all federal security requirements to reduce risk to the enterprise

  • Work with teams inside of OIT and PSPD to review work products, verify compliance with all DHS and FISMA requirements, and Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and Security Requirements Guides (SRGs)

  • Support will also include the need to create/add/update ATOs (Authorization to Operate) for PSPD applications. This work is time sensitive and will require a schedule-driven approach to meet all milestones during the lifecycle. Coordination with the various teams will be key to success for this work area to include testing and addressing the security controls

  • Thoroughly understands the Risk Management Framework (RMF) Process

  • Determines enterprise information assurance and security standards

  • Develops and implements information assurance/security standards and procedures

  • Coordinates, develops, and evaluates security programs for an organization. Recommends information assurance/security solutions to support customers’ requirements

  • Identifies, reports, and resolves security violations

  • Establishes and satisfies information assurance and security requirements based upon the analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands

  • Supports customers at the highest levels in the development and implementation of doctrine and policies

  • Performs analysis, design, and development of security features for system architectures

  • Analyzes and defines security requirements for computer systems which may include mainframes, workstations, and personal computers

  • Designs, develops, engineers, and implements solutions that meet security requirements

  • Provides integration and implementation of the computer system security solution

  • Analyzes general information assurance-related technical problems and provides basic engineering and technical support in solving these problems

Job Requirements

Must be a US Citizen


CLEARANCE: Public Trust


EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree 


SKILLS:

  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Communication Skills: Must be able to read, write and speak fluent English and understand spoken English
  • 3-5 years experience
  • One of the following certifications is required; CAP, CASP CE, CISM, CISSP 
  • Additional Requested Certification (Desired, Not Required)
    • Security + Ce
    • Network +
    • CCNA Security
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Location US-DC-Washington
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type IT & Technical
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Job Description


OBXtek is currently staffing for an Information Assurance (IT Security) Specialist 2 to assist at the DHS Customs and Border (CBP) Protection in Washington, DC.

The Information Assurance (IT Security) Specialist 2 shall support the CBP Passenger Systems Program Directorate (PSPD) operations by providing the following: 

  • Provide support to CBP Passenger Systems Program Directorate in areas of Information System Security

  • Activities will be in compliance with all federal security requirements to reduce risk to the enterprise

  • Work with teams inside of OIT and PSPD to review work products, verify compliance with all DHS and FISMA requirements, and Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and Security Requirements Guides (SRGs)

  • Support will also include the need to create/add/update ATOs (Authorization to Operate) for PSPD applications. This work is time sensitive and will require a schedule-driven approach to meet all milestones during the lifecycle. Coordination with the various teams will be key to success for this work area to include testing and addressing the security controls

  • Thoroughly understands the Risk Management Framework (RMF) Process

  • Determines enterprise information assurance and security standards

  • Develops and implements information assurance/security standards and procedures

  • Coordinates, develops, and evaluates security programs for an organization. Recommends information assurance/security solutions to support customers’ requirements

  • Identifies, reports, and resolves security violations

  • Establishes and satisfies information assurance and security requirements based upon the analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands

  • Supports customers at the highest levels in the development and implementation of doctrine and policies

  • Performs analysis, design, and development of security features for system architectures

  • Analyzes and defines security requirements for computer systems which may include mainframes, workstations, and personal computers

  • Designs, develops, engineers, and implements solutions that meet security requirements

  • Provides integration and implementation of the computer system security solution

  • Analyzes general information assurance-related technical problems and provides basic engineering and technical support in solving these problems

Job Requirements

Must be a US Citizen


CLEARANCE: Public Trust


EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree 


SKILLS:

  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Communication Skills: Must be able to read, write and speak fluent English and understand spoken English
  • 3-5 years experience
  • One of the following certifications is required; CAP, CASP CE, CISM, CISSP 
  • Additional Requested Certification (Desired, Not Required)
    • Security + Ce
    • Network +
    • CCNA Security
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