Information Assurance Network Specialist

Job Number:
Job Category:
Information Technology - Networks
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

The Defense & Intelligence Group of Leidos has an opening for a Information Assurance Network Specialist at FT. Sam Houston.

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This program provides support to the operation and maintenance of the Command and Control (C2) and Infrastructure Operations for US Army INSCOM.

Primary Responsibilities

•Perform a variety of Information Assurance (IA) and Computer Network Defense (CND) functions including, but not limited to, systems engineering, audit/inspection, infrastructure support, certification and accreditation, vulnerability management, detection and response support services

•Provide support for a program, organization, system, or enclave’s information assurance program

•Provide security certification test and evaluation of assets, vulnerability management and response, security assessments, and customer support

•Provide support for proposing, coordinating, implementing, and enforcing information systems security policies, standards, and methodologies

•Maintain operational security posture for an information system or program to ensure information systems security policies, standards, and procedures are established and followed

•Assist with the management of security aspects of the information system and performs day-to-day security operations of the system

•Evaluate security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information

•Perform vulnerability/risk assessment analysis to support certification and accreditation

•Provide configuration management (CM) for information system security software, hardware, and firmware

•Manage changes to system and assesses the security impact of those changes.

•Prepare and reviews documentation to include System Security Plans (SSPs), Risk Assessment

•Reports, Certification and Accreditation (A&A) packages, and System Requirements Traceability Matrices (SRTMs)

•Execute policies and guidance provided by senior functional/technical leads

•Apply Standard Characteristics of Labor Category Capability Levels.

•In addition, interact with customers, IT staff, and high-level corporate officers to define and achieve required IA objectives. 



Basic Qualifications

•Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of experience, OR Master’s degree and 2 years of experience, ORPost-Doctorate degree

•DoD 8570 Information Assurance certified

•Currently posses a TS/SCI and the ability to obtain a Poly.

External Referral Eligible

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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