Cybersecurity Manager - Information Assurance - Special Operations Forces

5 - 7 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Lexington, KY
5 - 7 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

Job Description :

We are seeking an experienced Information Assurance Manager with broad Information Technology and Department of Defense (DoD) Information Assurance and Information Security background.

This position is instrumental in coordinating DoD IA support across the entire infrastructure and is critical to the support we provide the war fighter.

This position will be responsible for the management of five security professionals and all aspects of personnel management and daily workload tasking.

Responsible for managing all Information Assurance (IA) team activities including:

• Certification and Accreditation of Risk Management Framework (RMF), and DSS accredited computer networks
• Computer System Incident Response
• Routine audit review and reporting
• Vulnerability assessment and remediation
• Metrics reporting

This position will maintain a RMF compliant environment, decompose technical requirements and make recommendations, provide oversight and direct management ensuring architecture integrity and consistency across the enterprise. Research and evaluate tools, standards and technologies, and document such as recommendation to senior leadership and the team.

Basic Qualifications

Proven expertise and relevant professional work experience in the following:

- Understanding and experience with cyber/information security, including proven ability to direct and oversee all cybersecurity efforts pertaining to:
o Policy and governance approaches and issues
o Education, awareness and training
o Security technologies
o Assessment and validation techniques

- A base-level knowledge of Information Technology, including:
o Governance models and issues
o Architecture/design
o Applications/databases
o Servers/desktops
o Mobile devices and communication
o Infrastructure
o Networks and network communications

- Proven ability to successfully drive and implement change and manage through influence
- Leadership and project management skills confirmed through related work experience
- Strong communication skills – verbal, written, and presentation skills
- Ability to obtain and maintain DoD Top Secret Security clearance
- 5+ years Information Assurance experience in a DoD environment
- Ability to obtain CISSP / 8570 IAT/IAM Level III certification within 6-months

Desired skills

- ISSM/ISSO experience
- Incident response
- Penetration testing
- Root Cause Analysis
- Experience with DoD IA policy, and host and network security tools, including HBSS, Exacta, NESSUS, eMASS, VMS, Risk Management Framework (RMF)
- Demonstrated track record of working effectively with external customers and forming strong internal client relationships
- Ability to break down complex issues into understandable components and communicate at the appropriate level for the target audience

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