Senior Information Assurance Analyst in San Diego, CA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

H2 Performance   •  

San Diego, CA 92101

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


5 - 7 years

Posted 51 days ago

This job is no longer available.

H2 Performance Consulting (H2), a high-growth, technology-enablement firm, is currently seeking a Senior Information Assurance Analyst to support our government client in the San Diego area. The ideal candidate will have 4 years minimum Information Assurance and Assessment and Authorization (A&A) experience or 2 years' experience directly working Navy IA and A&A efforts.

The Senior Information Assurance Analyst responsibilities include:

  • Experience with DIACAP and Risk Management Framework (RMF) processes and NIST 800-53 controls.
  • Develop and maintain associated Certification and Accreditation (C&A) and/or Assessment and Authorization (A&A) documentation.
  • Provide security expertise involving various computer hardware and software operation systems and application solutions hosted in an enterprise environment in coordination with hosting environment technical and security staff.
  • Provide expertise with security features and vulnerabilities of various operating systems as defined by NIST, DISA (STIGs), and USCYBERCOM.
  • Perform patch updates and vulnerability remediation
  • Perform IA vulnerability testing and verification using tools such as ACAS, SCAP, and HBSS.
  • Assist with establishing goals, plans (POA&M), and time lines to meet RMF accreditation project objectives.
  • Coordinate with the application hosting facility and develop and maintain all accreditation artifacts as required to achieve and maintain required operational authorization.
  • Remediation or mitigation of IA issues resulting from scan results.
  • Assist in the remediation and mitigation of risks and deficiencies identified in security test plans.
  • Assist with continuing IA support including continuous monitoring.

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • 4 years' experience in an IA or C&A (or A&A) related field or 2 years of experience working with Navy C&A (or A&A) efforts.
  • Demonstrated technical (hands-on) experience related to Information Assurance/Cyber requirements, determination, development, and implementation.
  • Working knowledge of DIACAP and RMF accreditation packages required to achieve successful accreditation status.
  • Hands-on experience with vulnerability testing using tools such as ACAS, SCAP, and HBSS.

Knowledge and Skills Desired:

  • 8 years' experience in an IA or C&A (or A&A) related field or 5 years of experience working with Navy C&A (or A&A) efforts.
  • Thorough understanding of RMF and A&A activities and artifacts.
  • Experience using eMASS and supporting collaboration meetings.
  • Working knowledge of Windows Server operating systems 2012 R2, UNIX, TCP/IP, and TSL.
  • Some knowledge and experience with database management systems.

Education, Certificates, Licenses Required:

  • CompTIA Security + CE Certification
  • Position requires Cyber Security Workforce (CSWF) compliance IAW DOD Directive 8140 series, DOD 8570.01-M series, SECNAV M-5239 and NETC Instruction 5239 series requirements for an IAM Level 1 or IAT Level 2.

Valid Through: 2019-9-21