System High

Information Technology/Assurance Specialist I, II & III

3+ months agoMaryland Heights, MO

LocationNationwide Supporting Full-Time/Part-Time -unspecified- Number of Openings1 Clearance Description
This is an upcoming Q2 position

The primary function is working within Special Access Programs (SAPs) supporting Department of Defense (DoD) agencies, such as Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) and Military Compartments efforts. The position will provide "day-to-day" support for Collateral, Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) and Special Access Program (SAP) activities.

  • Establish complex operational software configuration controls and system interfaces for computer system(s) assigned
  • Maintain file servers, Firewalls, network access, Security Monitoring Systems and system documentation as required
  • Analyze and troubleshoot system anomalies to ensure optimum equipment performance
  • Prepare system for operational use and support operational tests
  • Review, prepare, and update authorization packages
  • Notify customer when changes occur that might affect authorization accreditation
  • Conduct cybersecurity portion of the self-inspection's checklist
  • Review and provide technical and cyber security coordination on all Bodies of Evidence that make-up the authorization package
  • Identify any and all vulnerabilities and implement countermeasures
  • Ensure information systems and network appliances are operated, maintained, and disposed of in accordance with security policies and practices
  • Perform Video-Teleconferencing VTC System Administration, Scheduling, & Configuration
  • Provide External Information System(s) Client Support
  • Perform account creations, changes, & deletions on multiple authorization boundaries
  • Perform Help Desk & troubleshooting actives
  • Perform Hardware/Software System Configuration, upgrades and modifications
  • Perform system and network appliance patching actives
  • Provide Gov-Issue Laptop Support
  • Assist in Media Control & Accountability actives
  • Perform COMSEC account/equipment management actives
Position Requirements
Security Clearance Requirement:
  • TS/SCI
  • Must be willing to undergo and pass a Counterintelligence Polygraph.
  • Eligibility for access to Special Access Program Information
Educational and Position Requirements:
  • Level I Requirements: Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience and 2 - 5 years related experience
  • Prior performance in roles such as System or Network Administrator
  • Level II Requirements: Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience and 5-7 years related experience
  • Prior performance in roles such as System, Network Administrator or Information Technology/Assurance Specialists
  • Level III Requirements: Bachelor's degree in a related discipline or equivalent experience and 8-10 years related experience
  • Prior performance in roles such as System, Network Administrator or Information Technology/Assurance Specialists
Certifications:
  • Level I Certification: Must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DoD Directive 8570.01-M for Information Assurance Technician Level I or Information Assurance Manager I within 6 months of the date of hire
  • Level II Certification: Must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DoD Directive 8570.01-M for Information Assurance Technician Level II or Information Assurance Manager II within 6 months of the date of hire
  • Level III Certifications: Must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DoD Directive 8570.01-M for Information Assurance Technician Level II or Information Assurance Manager II within 6 months of the date of hire.
Other Requirements:
  • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Windows 2012R2 Server, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010/2016, Microsoft Windows 7/10 operating systems (OS) administration and associated hardware
  • Working knowledge of Local Area Network (LAN) and Wide Area Network (WAN) technologies and data backup technologies to include communication security (COMSEC) integration
  • Working knowledge of Risk Management Framework, Common Criteria, and System Security Policy as they relate to Assessments and Authorizations
  • Working knowledge and current relevant experience with PL2 systems
  • Must be able to regularly lift up to 50 lbs.
Additional Information About the OrganizationFrom our start in 2005, System High has been recognized as the provider of choice for innovative security engineering. Delivering high-end information protection services, over 50% of our security professionals are US Military veterans. Patriotism, commitment to excellence, and successful mission accomplishment permeate our corporate culture. Whether designing or constructing secure facilities (SCIFs), performing IT systems certification and accreditation, establishing regulatory compliant corporate security programs, or producing life-cycle protection planning for complex systems acquisitions, System High has the expertise and tools to facilitate mission success.
System High is a Military friendly employer. Our extensive work on behalf of the U.S. government offers those who have served in uniform an opportunity to continue to serve their country in a new and exciting way while enjoying a successful civilian career. EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. supervisorUIDNone Specified

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