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Information Assurance Engineer

ECS Federal, LLC (ECS) is seeking an Information Assurance Engineer to work in our Washington DC office. 

Job Description:
Provide Information Assurance (IA) analysis and certification and accreditation (C&A) expertise required to support executing all steps necessary to support development of DIACAP packages and ensuring accuracy of C&A packages and assure applications/systems maintain a valid accreditation.  Support includes developing security requirements, products, configurations and IA architectures necessary to ensure the government and vendor’s security architecture and associated accreditation documentation meets Department of the Navy and Department of Defense IA controls and standards.  Provide advice and recommended direction on IA and C&A matters; providing programmatic support in a dynamic and challenging environment; participating in collaboration team meetings to coach program managers and IA practitioners through certification and compliance processes; and tracking critical IA processes and elements through use of automated and semi-automated tools.  Maintain accurate, steady and consistent flow of information in response to client direction through established processes.  Enhance existing IA doctrine and processes through application of project management skills.

Required Skills:
•    Bachelor’s Degree
•    Must possess security certification for the Information Assurance Technical (IAM) II in accordance with the Information Assurance Workforce Improvement Program, DoD 8570.1-M. 
•    A minimum of three years performing information assurance tasks in operational network environments, three years of experience in security test and evaluation with one year experience under DIACAP (DODI 8510.01).
•    Knowledge of DIACAP and other C&A and risk management methodologies.
•    Two years of experience with RETINA, DISA STIGS and SRR (scripts).
•    Thorough knowledge of DODD 8500.1, DODI 8500.2, and other IA guidance.  
•    Must have excellent communications skills; both oral and written.  
•    Minimum DOD Secret security clearance required.

Desired Skills:
•    Five or more years of experience in the following or knowledge in the following a plus: LAN/WAN network  services such as firewalls, DMZ's, routers, Active Directory, intrusion detection systems (IDS) ,VPN's, PKI, DNS, HBSS configuration and maintenance, network monitoring and protocol traffic management.
•    3-6 years of experience working in a DOD environment, preferably Navy.  
•    Additional knowledge of information systems management is highly desired.
•    Experience developing and implementing IA or Security CONOPS.  

ECS provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable Federal, state and local laws. ECS also maintains a drug-free workplace.

ECS is a leading mid-sized provider of technology services to the United States Federal Government. We are focused on people, values and purpose. Every day, our 1400+ employees focus on providing their technical talent to support the Federal Agencies and Departments of the US Government to serve, protect and defend the American People.

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