Information Assurance/Security Specialist

Information Technology Springfield, Virginia


Description

About HHB Systems:

HHB Systems is a small Veteran owned business known for systems engineering and technical assistance on world class programs. We lead the way in professional management advisory services; analytic support; cybersecurity; systems engineering; systems and application design; acquisitions and integration; as well a systems administration of major analytical DoD operational systems. We are looking for talented, creative, team oriented professionals who take pride in providing innovative, relevant, and actionable solutions for our customers' most challenging problems.

*********Active US National Security Clearance Required************

********All candidates must have TS/SCI clearance.********

The Information Assurance / Security Specialist performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction. Responsibilities include:

  1. Ensure that the architecture and design of DoD information systems are functional and secure
  2. Provide security subject matter expertise at all engineering, change, configuration control or equivalent meetings
  3. Assess threats to the environment
  4. Provide inputs on the adequacy of security designs and architectures
  5. Participate in risk assessment during the certification and accreditation process
  6. Ensure that the architecture and design of DoD information systems are functional and secure
  7. As needed, design and develop IA or IA enabled products, interface specifications, and approaches to secure the environment

Required Skills and Abilities: 
  • Prepare and maintain assessment and authorization packages to obtain approvals to operate IAW ICD 503, CNSS 1253 and NIST 800-53 Rev 4
  • Lead/support the quarterly Federal Information Security Management Act audits
  • Experience preparing for and conducting command cyber readiness inspection self-inspections/audits audit activities associated with As needed, design and develop IA or IA enabled products, interface specifications, and approaches to secure the environment
  • Experience lifecycle management and mitigation of security/cyber related incidents
  • Experience implementing and managing a patch and vulnerability management and reporting program
  • Education/Skills: We have multiple positions available requiring the following Education/Min Years Experience: 

Level 3: HS/GED -- 10 years experience, Associates -- 8 years experience, Bachelors -- 6 years experience, Masters -- 4 years experience, PhD -- 2 years experience

Level 4: HS/GED -- 12 years experience, Associates -- 10 years experience, Bachelors -- 8 years experience, Masters -- 6 years experience, PhD -- 4 years experience



Additional Qualifications:
  • CISSP, CISM
  • CEH, CHFI (a plus)
  • GCIH Certification (a plus)
  • ITIL Certification
  • NGA Experience
  • Active TS/SCI clearance required. 


HHB Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce. It is the policy of HHB Systems to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected characteristic under federal, state or local laws.