The scope of the position includes security engineering, security assessment and testing, and information system security oversight activities that support complex systems from the perspective of sophisticated threat actors. The primary operating location is in Arlington, VA Ballston.
We are seeking an accomplished, creative and self-motivated individual who enjoys working within a dynamic growth-oriented environment. Candidates should have no less than a current full TS clearance to be considered. Does not currently require polygraph testing.
Day-to-Day Responsibilities include:
Apply federal and organizational directives to manage system security operations.
Support federal information system documentation to include:
System Security Plan SSP
Security Concept of Operations SECONOPs,
System Security Standard Operating Procedures
SOP documents for performing assessments/security activities.oSystem configurations for devices and software performing security-relevant functions
Vulnerability and penetration test results
Security incident reports
System security performance metrics
Report on threat actor capabilities in order to clarify the details of security requirements or approaches and to implement solutions
Perform research and assess the impacts of system modifications and technological advances on the system's security
Review system security documentation in order to identify potential security weaknesses, recommend improvements to amend vulnerabilities, implement changes and document security relevant changes
Support source code analysis
Review, evaluate, and analyze all system documentation for assigned systems within the portfolio
You must be a results-oriented professional with a proven ability to overcome challenges and a passion for excellence.
In order to be successful in this job, we expect you to have the following skills and experience:
7+ years of experience in a related field
Bachelor's Degree in related field.
A Minimum of one year of progressive and highly specialized experience as an ISSO or similar role including generating security documentation for requirements, assessment, compliance, Standard Operating Procedures, test results, etc.
Professional Certification such as DoD 8570 IAT Level I
Minimum 1 years of Unix/Linux experience, with system administration background desirable.
Minimum 1 years of Microsoft Windows experience, with system administration experience desirable.
Experience with vulnerability scanning and assessment tools.
Strong desktop publishing skills utilizing Microsoft Word
Experience with industry writing style such as grammar, sentence form, and structure.
Strong initiative, detail orientation, organizational skills, aptitude for analytical thinking
Ability to multi-task in a deadline oriented environment
Demonstrated ability to work well independently and as a part of a team
Excellent work ethic and a high commitment to quality
Additionally, this position requires the following:
Final Top Secret clearance with eligibility for SCI access is required to support the contract
Must successfully complete the government's security process and receive government Suitability
Travel by air is required throughout the United States. Frequency is approximately once every three months for a period of one to two weeks.
Inside this Business Group
The Intel Security Group combines employees from McAfee and Intel – people with security expertise in hardware, software, and solutions into one business unit focused on building hardware, software, services and end-to-end security solutions. Intel Security Group sets the stage for new levels of collaboration and innovation and will drive leadership in the industry by providing ubiquitous security and identity protection for people and businesses worldwide.