Cyber Security System Security Engineer II

Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Date Posted: 07-29-2018
Job Location: Colorado Springs, CO

Clearance Required: 
Must be a U.S. Citizen and possess a current and active TS/SCI clearance granted by the Department of Defense or an Intelligence Community agency. Must be able to pass a Counterintelligence (CI) Polygraph.

Assured Consulting Solutions provides strategic and innovative solutions for customer needs across the business, technology, and organizational spectrum. As a member of our team, you will have the chance to work with customers that are both Government and industry leaders and technology innovators.

We are looking for a highly-motivated Cyber Security System Security Engineer to join our team with a primary function of working within Special Access Programs (SAPs) supporting SMC and AFSPC acquisition programs. The position will provide “day-to-day” support for Collateral, Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) and Special Access Program (SAP) activities to meet NIST Cybersecurity requirements for system assessment & authorization. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Support or lead a team of System Security Engineers and Certification and Accreditation Analysts
    responsible for ensuring the customer’s national and international security interests are protected as
    acquisition systems are designed and tested
  • Chair and or Co-Chair customer and SAP community IA working groups, participate in SSE IPT
  • Perform oversight of the development, implementation and evaluation of information system security
    program policy; special emphasis placed upon integration with existing SAP network infrastructures
  • Provide expert level consultation and technical services on all aspects of Information Security
  • Review SSE related designs and provides security compliance recommendations
  • Develop and provide IA risk management recommendations to the customer
  • Provide SSE support for Mission and Training systems design and development
  • Assist with development and maintenance of the Program Protection Plan & Cybersecurity Strategy
  • Assist with site activation activities and design reviews
  • Represent the Government Program Manager in various SSE related working groups, advisory
    groups, and advisory council meetings
Required Qualifications:
  • Must be familiar with security policy/manuals and the appropriate ICDs/JAFANs/DoD Manuals and
    other guiding policy documents
  • Possess a full understanding of Risk Management Framework (RMF) and Joint SAP Implementation Guide
    (JSIG) processes for system accreditation, along with legacy (DITSCAP, DIACAP) processes
  • Must have the ability to work in a dynamic environment and effectively interact with numerous
    DoD, military/civilian personnel and industry partners
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
  • Possess a high degree of originality, creativity, initiative requiring minimal supervision
  • Willingness to travel within the organizational Area of Responsibility (AOR) (note - could be extensive, and will include both air and ground transportation)
  • Must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DoD Directive 8570.01-M for
    IAT Level III (CISSP (or Associate), CASP, CISA, GCED, GCIH) and IAM Level II (CAP, CISSP (or Associate), CASP, CISM, GSLC) within 6 months of hire
Education Qualifications:
Requires a Bachelor's degree in a related field, and eight (8) to ten (10) years of related experience, including a minimum of four (4) years of experience within a SCI or SAR environment. A minimum of two (2) years of SAP relevant experience highly desired. Four (4) years of additional experience may be substituted for a degree.

Years of Experience:
12-14 years w/ High School Diploma
08-10 years w/ Bachelor's Degree
04-06 years w/ Master's Degree

Position Type: Full-Time

Shift: Day
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