Information Assurance / Security Specialist II

Merrifield, VA

Less than 5 years experience  •  Information Services

$70K - $80K
Posted on 08/15/17 by Michael Stapinski
Merrifield, VA
Less than 5 years experience
Information Services
$70K - $80K
Posted on 08/15/17 by Michael Stapinski

Fantastic opportunity with a high profile organization!  Ready to hire!  Urgent need; mid-August start date!

Candidates must hold an active Secret security clearance.

Be responsible for proactively monitoring, identifying and remediating information technologysecurity vulnerabilities and exploitations in accordance with the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).  Responsible for a broad suite of securitytechnologies that include vulnerability scanning, intrusion detection, firewalls/gateways, PKI, encryption, log file analysis and enterprise-wide incident and security information and event management (SIEM) tools.  Responsible for continuous surveillance, analysis, mitigation, remediation and incident management using the client's current suite of tools.


-Active Secret security clearance.

-High school degree plus 6years of relevant experience; Bachelor's degree plus 3years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus 1year of relevant experience.

-Ability to apply expertise on multiple complex assignments.

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