Computer Security System Specialist

Information Technology Rock Island, Illinois Job ID: 2017-807


About the Team

STG, Inc. is a leading provider of mission-critical technology, cyber and data solutions to more than 50 US Federal Agencies. STG has been consistently listed amongst Washington Technology’s Top 100 Government Technology Contractors. We provide performance-oriented solutions in cyber security and secure information systems, software development, systems and services, and intelligence and analytics. We serve our customers at more than 250 locations at home and overseas.

About the Job

STG, Inc. is seeking a Computer Security System Specialist to add to its team in support of the United States Army.  This position is located in Rock Island, Illinois. The Computer Security System Specialist shall work on an ongoing basis to certify, monitor, and improve the security posture for all program systems.

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with all network actors to implement cyber security measures and certification processes.
  • Provide cyber security support for network hardware, software, and network component evaluations.
  • Provide organizational security support to ensure all necessary cyber security processes are developed, documented, and implemented.
  • Monitor system and network vulnerabilities and provide prompt correction and reporting.
  • Ensure that systems are operated and maintained in a compliant manner over the lifecycle of the system.
  • Develop and implement Continuity of Operation Plans.
  • Perform certification and accreditations to ensure systems meet all applicable policy.
  • Participate in periodic reviews, audits, and inspections to complete certification and accreditation requirements.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma
  • 4 years of experience in System Security, ideally in a Network Operations environment.
  • Experienced implementing and incorporating IAVM releases.
  • Thorough knowledge of network vulnerability monitoring and reporting.
  • Experienced with Information Assurance compliance and system certification and accreditation.
  • Familiar with Continuity of Operations Planning.
  • Must have an active Secret Clearance
  • DoD 8570 IAT-II compliant (Security+ CE, GSEC, CCNA-Security, SSCP)
  • At least one Computing Environment Certification (MSCE, CCNA, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Information Technology or related field.
  • 8 years of experience in System Security to include security improvement, compliance testing, network information security, information assurance, vulnerability assessment, and continuity of operations planning.
  • Certified Ethical Hacker certification

The employment policy of STG, Inc. is to provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status and to ensure affirmative action is taken in fulfillment of this policy.