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Information Assurance / Cybersecurity Engineer

Company: GeoLogics Corporation
Location: Scottsdale
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Job Description:

*Title*: Information Assurance / Cybersecurity Engineer*Onsite Location*: Scottsdale, AZ*Required*: Qualified applicants must be a *U.S. Citizen*No 1099, No third parties, no C2C.*No exceptions (Sorry).**Rate: *$80* /* W2 Contract Only*Summary:*GeoLogics is looking for an Senior Information Assurance Engineer to recommend and provide information assurance solutions including supporting certification and accreditation activities. Counsel will be based on the employees understanding of the way various products and services interrelate. Team members also develop the verification procedures used in risk assessments and security tests and evaluations. The selected employee will develop various security documentations, including security, configuration management and contingency plans in compliance with Information Assurance policy. It is also the responsibility of the Senior Advanced Engineer to conduct risk assessments.*Minimum Qualifications:** Requires a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, or a related Science or Mathematics field. Also requires 8+ years of job-related experience, or a Master's degree plus 6 years of job-related experience* ACTIVE Secret Security Clearance * Experience with performing IAVA remediation and maintaining compliance on various Windows and Red Hat systems* Strong use and understanding of systems engineering concepts, principles, and theories* Strong understanding of cyber security specifications such as Risk Management Framework(RMF), STIGs, SRGs and other government security specifications and guidelines* Strong knowledge of cyber security technology and trends* Contributes to the achievement of business objectives* Recognizes and incorporates various security designs and lessons learned* Strong written and verbal communications skills* Able to sell concepts and ideas* Effective in communicating issues, impacts, and corrective actions as they affect the cyber designand implementation* Strong ability in reporting relevant cyber systems engineering design* Regular contact with senior levels of security work groups* Ability to lead security work groups* Works under limited direction* Contact with project leaders and other professionals within the Engineering department and with project teams* Frequent contact with the external customers' security professionals* Creative thinker, good multi-tasker*Essential Functions/Duties:** The candidate will ensure that security requirements: NIST 800 SP-37, NIST 800-53, ICD 503, and CNSSI 1253, for the systems will be met**** Interpret NIST 800-53/CNSS 1253 to implement information assurance practices within a hosted application environment* Interpret NCDSMO Raise-the-Bar (RTB) Requirements for Design and Implementation of Cross Domain Solutions (CDS)* Proactively collaborate with various stake holders on these changes and their impact* Engage with the various projects to ensure the NIST 800-53 is part of the engineer design for each application* Collaborate with team members on implementing advanced security solutions to meet the customer's mission* Follow industry and DHS trends and developments to ensure engineering project's security services are consistent with, and/or superior to, industry best practices* Document certification and accreditation activities using the prescribed templates by collaborating with engineering projects* Conduct and mitigate vulnerability and compliance assessments on various operating systems, Internet browsers, web servers, databases, network, and peripherals devices* Team with security members to delivery a robust and repeatable security approach* Proactively check software dependencies for changes in cyber approval status* Ensure software's customer cyber approvals and paperwork are up to date to support rapid deployments* Decompose cyber requirements to applicable implementation requirements or recommendations to the development staff* Conducts security assessments using DoD STIGs/SRGs and ensure compliance* Maintains security controls and baselines using Xacta or eMASS tool* Performs or leads security requirements analysis, security requirements definition, system security design, security architecture generation, security trade studies, and security verification and validation with little or no supervision* Performs or leads security planning, cost and risk analyses for the program security activities* Performs or leads customer security requirements analysis, develops system security requirements and defines allocations to lower levels (subsystem, elements and components)* Contributes to detailed security analyses at the system of system (SOS) level* Synthesizes security solutions within the context of the system to meet customer expectations while staying within schedule and cost constraints* Researches and analyzes data, such as vendor products, COTS components, GFE/CFE, specifications, and manuals to determine security of design* Effectively chooses the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the system development life cycle to support the generation of the security engineering products* Executes or leads the execution of the development of program required security documentation, including items such as security plans, contingency plans, and security tests plans and procedures in compliance with the IA policy* Supports or leads the Assessment and Authorization (A&A) (or Certification and Accreditation (C&A)) activities and the generation of the documentation for the program* Executes the security testing and evaluation to ensure the correct implementation of security requirements* Executes security scanning and the analysis of the scan results* Assesses and mitigates system security threats and risks throughout the program life cycle* May lead technical security tasks for medium teams or projects* May lead small security proposals and contributes the security portions of medium-sized proposals* May mentor less experienced engineers within the department on IA/cyber security*NOTE:* US Citizenship is required. We cannot work with outside agencies of any kind in filling this W2 hourly contract Depending on the role GeoLogics also offers a variety of benefits including: wellness and disability insurance, 401(k), flexible spending accounts, EAP, and leave. The specific programs and options available to an employee may vary depending on date of hire, schedule type, and the program requirements.**Rates listed are not a guarantee of salary/rate. Rate offered at time of hire will depend on many factors including education, experience, interview results and skill level*GeoLogics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran*Meredith Baldwin*Recruiter(703) ###-####[ Email address blocked ] - [URL blocked - click to apply](#) Recommended Skills * Architecture* Assessments* Business Planning* Certified Fraud Examination* Communication* Computer Security

Keywords: GeoLogics Corporation, Scottsdale , Information Assurance / Cybersecurity Engineer, Engineering , Scottsdale, Arizona

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