Sr. Information Assurance Assessment and Authorization Validator

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Cyber Security
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Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI
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Leidos has an opening for a Senior Information Assurance A&A Analyst to work in our Suitland, MD office. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping the Navy Information Technology Enterprise Services mission.  In this mission we provide expert level support to the Department of the Navy, Office of Naval Intelligence, Hopper Information Services Center and the Fleet worldwide.

Roles and Responsibilities: 

- Have knowledge and experience with ONI GENSER systems and networks.

- Provide subject matter expertise of ONI GENSER systems and networks; information assurance; A&A; NIPRNet and SIPRNet connections and approvals; and other program elements

- Report Information Assurance program deficiencies and offer recommendations

- Perform A&A analysis and offer conclusions to Navy officials

- Perform certification and accreditation reviews and provide recommendations

- Perform risk assessment

- Provide information assurance testing and verification and track results

- Respond to inquiries related to information assurance programs, A&A, and other mission processes

- Perform routine checks of software and systems to ensure they are adequately defending against threats and are within 

- Conduct reviews of information assurance compliance and A&A documentation validation assessments


To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below

- Active TS/SCI clearance

- BS/BA in related field and 11+ years of relevant work experience  or MA/MS in a related field and 9+ years of relevant work experience

- 10+ years of A&A experience

- Fully Qualified Navy Validator (FQNV)

- Active CISSP or CAP or GIAC or GSLC or CISM certification

- 3 years of project management experience

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration

- Experience with DoD, DISA, Navy Network Warfare Command (NNWC), DoDIIS, and IC tools, systems, and requirements for A&A

- Experience with information assurance, eg., accreditation, security testing and evaluation

- Knowledge and experience with DoD, IC, and national level system security initiatives and LAN/WAN technologies

- Excellent written and oral communication skills

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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