CACI International Cyber Security / Information Assurance Technician ( IAT - II) in Fort Knox, Kentucky
Cyber Security / Information Assurance Technician ( IAT - II)
Job Category: Information Technology
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Type of Travel: Continental US
CACI is seeking a Cyber Security / Information Assurance Technician Level II to join our team in Ft. Knox, KY. The ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting technical aspects of cybersecurity assessments, particularly Cybersecurity RMF Controls Validation Testing and have an understanding of DoD testing tools and techniques as well as a knowledge of DISA STIGs and IAVM requirements. This is a technical cybersecurity position and solving complex technical cybersecurity issues will be required.
What You’ll Get to Do:
Assist in the system security authorization processes.
Assist in writing and developing System Security Plans (SSPs), Plan Of Actions and Milestones (POA&Ms), Risk Assessments, Privacy Impact Assessments (PIAs), and supporting documentation for systems subject to NIST SP 800-53.
Implement applicable patches including IA vulnerability alerts (IAVA), IA vulnerability bulletins (IAVB), and technical advisories (TA) for the CE operating system(s).
Perform IS security briefings, report all security incidents and investigate, document and report, as well as provide protective and corrective measures in response to such incidents.
Interface with appropriate government agencies, company management and employees, customers, vendors, and suppliers to ensure understanding of and compliance with security requirements.
More About the Role:
As the Information Assurance Technician Level II you will provide network environment (NE) and advanced level CE support. Paying special attention to intrusion detection, finding and fixing unprotected vulnerabilities, and ensuring that remote access points are well secured. Provide end user IA support for all CE operating systems, peripherals, and applications.
Support, monitor, test, and troubleshoot hardware and software IA problems pertaining to their CE. Install and operate the IT systems in a test configuration manner that does not alter the program code or compromise security safeguards. Implement applicable patches including IA vulnerability alerts (IAVA), IA vulnerability bulletins (IAVB), and technical advisories (TA) for the CE operating system(s). Implement DoD and DoD Component policies and procedures. Manage accounts, network rights, and access to NE systems and equipment. Install, test, maintain, and upgrade network operating systems software and hardware to comply with IA requirements. Work with other privileged users to jointly solve IA problems.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Active TS/SCI Clearance.
Must have at least 3 years of Information Assurance and IT experience.
Knowledge of the Certification and Accreditation (C&A) and NIST RMF processes.
Qualified at the IAT Level II for the DoD Information Assurance Workforce, must possess one of the following certifications: SEC+ CE, CySA+, CCNA Security, GICSP, GSEC, or SSCP.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Technical Writing experience (creating/updating IA policy & procedure documentation).
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with strong presentation abilities.
Must be able to work well on independent engagements as well as within a team setting; Strong client presence and interaction abilities.
Excellent understanding of common computing platforms, including Windows Server, RedHat Linux Server, and vendor specific appliance support; Some understanding of military hierarchy.
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.