Information Assurance Vulnerability Analyst
Leidos Defense Group is looking for a Information Assurance Vulnerability Analyst to work at The Pentagon supporting the AFNCR IT Services program.
The AFNCR IT Services program provides support services for information systems for Headquarters Air Force (HAF), Air Force District of Washington (AFDW), Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), Joint Chiefs of Staff, and other Air Force activities within the AFNCR, missions to include the Pentagon, Joint Base Andrews (JBA), Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB), and other locations, leased spaces, and alternate sites. The major support areas required are IT Operations and Maintenance; Plans, Projects, and Engineering (PP&E); and National Military Command Center (NMCC). The senior leaders and national defense missions that are supported require that the AFNCR operations never fail, resulting in a fast-paced, challenging, but also rewarding environment.
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Leidos Defense Group provides a diverse portfolio of systems, solutions, and services covering land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace for customers worldwide. Solutions for Defense include enterprise and mission IT, large-scale intelligence systems, command and control, geospatial and data analytics, cybersecurity, logistics, training, and intelligence analysis and operations support. Our team is solving the world’s toughest security challenges for customers with “can’t fail” missions.
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Responsible for meeting both regulatory and non-regulatory compliance demands.
Assist in the management and maintenance of the IAVA / Information Assurance Vulnerability Alet program.
Management and enforcement of information security policies, training and educating end-users on proper security practices.
Conducting security and risk assessments using security frameworks (e.g., NIST, RMF, Common Criteria, etc.), mitigating risk via security controls, testing and evaluation to certify and accredit commercial security products.
Develop, update, organize, maintain, and track RMF documentation using information obtained from the customer.
Ensuring privacy of data throughout its life-cycle, vulnerability management (scanning, assessment, reporting, and mitigation verification), business continuity and disaster recovery.
Responsible for a combination of duties to protect information and maintain security controls for an entire system, site, or program in order to reduce risk.
BS degree and 4+ years of prior relevant experience, additional years of specific IT Security experience may be consisdered in lieu of a degree.
Experience with DoD IT security requirements.
Experience conducting the associated activities with IT Information Assurance Vulnerability.
Experience with creating and verifying POAM's / Plan of Action and Milestones.
Must have a DoD Active Secret clearance.
DoD 8570 Compliant certifications to include IAT-II at start.
ACAS, ACT, IAVA Reporting, eMASS.
Pay Range:Pay Range $78,000.00 - $120,000.00 - $162,000.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 45,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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