Leidos has a full time career opportunity for an Information Assurance Security Specialist in San Antonio, Texas.
This position is in support of the Air Force Personnel Operation Activity contract at Randolph AFB which is transferring all the systems from a large physical data center into a cloud (AWS) environment.
The Information Assurance Security candidate shall investigate and analyze all information assurance and security incidents within the cloud environment in coordination with AFPOA Security Operations Center under a tiered response structure; perform incident triage to include determining scope, urgency, and potential impact and track and document incidents from initial detection through final resolution, and validate required DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) documentation and artifacts in accordance with DoD Instruction 8510.01, Risk Management Framework. The candidate will assess and monitor RMF security controls on systems within the AWS (Amazon Web Services) Commercial and GovCloud environments.
Collaborate with systems engineers using AWS native services such as Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), Amazon Simple Storage (S3) and Amazon Simple DB/RDS data bases, AWS Identity and Access Management IAM.
Design and develop IA or IA enabled products, interface specifications, and approaches to secure the environment.
Perform DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) security control assessments, artifact collection, and coordination of RMF activities within the virtual data center.
Assess threats to the environment.
Participate in risk assessment during the certification and accreditation process.
Ensure that the architecture and design of DoD information systems are functional and secure.
Provide inputs on the adequacy of security designs and architectures.
Define and deliver training on specific tools/capabilities used by customers.
Bachelor's Degree and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience oradditional relevant experience in lieu of Bachelor's,
or Master's with 2-6 years relevant experience.
An Active Secret Clearance.
Must be US Citizen.
2+ years of related experience with DoD Cybersecurity, Information Assurance, or Risk Management Framework (RMF).
Knowledge of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) RMF Special Publications.
MUST have Security + (DoD 8570 series IAT Level II Certification) before hiring.
Experience using DoD RMF tools, including eMASS.
Experience with DoD C&A and A&A packages.
Experience assessing NIST SP 800-53 Security Controls.