The KeyW Corporation Information Security Engineer - Senior/Lead in Sierra Vista, Arizona
Join our certification and accreditation engineering team. We are responsible for the implementation of the DoD RMF (Risk Management Framework) that supports development, integration, test, and cyber security of the DCGS-A family of systems and products. The certification and accreditation engineering team identifies, researches, and implements a full documented RMF approach and performs ACAS security scanning within an environment both for physical and virtual infrastructure. Our goal is to enhance the building, infrastructure, and system security while not impeding performance of the services that support our organization.
As a certification and accreditation engineer, you will be part of a team that provides RMF support to the Software Engineering Center (SEC) Intelligence Support Division (ISD). To include evaluating system security requirements to ensure all infrastructure and development systems can be accredited for processing at appropriate classification levels in compliance with applicable policies, regulations, and guidelines. Specifically, you will:
Plan for accreditation
Create, track, develop, plan, write and edit complex operational, instructional, maintenance or manuals for various DCGS-A systems in order to: meet program requirements for technical documentation and style and Cyber Security requirements
Gather text and materials (such as engineering models, drawings, schematics, spreadsheets, etc.) by researching products and data, conducting in depth interviews with various users, technical staff and subject matter experts in order to analyze, interpret and convert the information into end-user military standard (MIL STD) documentation and reference materials
Provide recommendations and ideas to the Cyber Security team, project leads, management and the customer on best work practices, workflow, presentation, structure and organization of materials by developing new work processes and methods using existing authoring tools, new authoring tools and third party plug-ins in order to improve work process efficiency and overall quality of customer deliverables
Proactively inform management team and project leads to report project status, issues or concerns, including issues of scope, and scheduling
Support and advise on Information Assurance issues/concerns
Identify security risk analysis, mitigation, evaluation, and reporting in support of IA C&A processes
Develop and prepare technical reports and related documentation for Certification and Accreditation (C&A)packages
Provides detailed system test and scan reports as well as the Plan of Action and Methods (POA&M) document for all tested systems/networks
Build custom report templates specific to audience with degree of granularity specific to audience (Technical/Managerial)
Create remediation report specific to audience with degree of granularity specific to audience (Technical/Managerial)
Research and analyze DoD and Department of the Army (DA) policies to mitigate implementation problems that may impact the ACAS implementation
Coordinate with the IT Infrastructure to implement Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) changes that apply to the infrastructure baselines
A bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other Engineering or Technical Discipline and ten (10) years of professional work experience (or twelve (12) years’ of professional experience, appropriate computing environment certification, and IA Workforce System Architecture and Engineer (IASAE) Specialty qualified experience in place of a degree) is required.
Must be knowledgeable with the Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), and all assessment and authorization policies and directives (i.e., DoDI 8510.01) for RMF
Demonstrated experience with Body of Evidence (BOE) packages for systems undergoing either type or location accreditation.
At least 2 years’ experience with Microsoft Office at the power user level or above
Excellent working knowledge of DoD MIL Standards and style guides and the ability to adhere to and implement such standards to technical documentation
Familiarity with the DIACAP program
Ability to work independently and in a mentorship position
Current DoD 8570 IAT level II certification requirements (e.g Security+ce)
Active TS-SCI Clearance
Direct experience with a DCGS-A FOS Accreditation Body of Evidence (BOE) package.
IAT-III with CISA, GCIH, GCED, CASP or CISSP
Formal EMASS training
FedVTE ACAS certified
Firsthand experience with a successful RMF program
About the Organization
KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.
KeyW, together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries, encourages and actively supports a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and commits to provide equal opportunity to each individual, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other classifications protected by Federal, State or local law. In fact, we foster an environment that promotes diversity, balance and fun—because we believe in the importance of having a workplace as unique as the challenges we solve.
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