DCS Corp
At a glance
Location: US-VA-Alexandria
Posted: 11/10/2021
Closing: 12/9/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Cyber/IA Engineer
DCS Corp
Job description

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. As a federal contractor, DCS is required to comply with Executive Order 14042 and the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force Guidance requiring contractor personnel to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Effective January 18, 2022, DCS will require all newly hired employees to be fully vaccinated before their start date unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. 

DCS is looking for an experienced Cyber Security Information Assurance Engineer to join the team supporting Army Ground Combat Vehicle Systems and Software Integration and Test centers. Provide on-site Information System Security Officer (ISSO) / CyberSecurity Analyst/Engineer support to our Army customer in Warren, MI.

Essential Job Functions:

Compiles, develops, publishes, and maintains artifacts for the organization's DoD CyberSecurity Assessment and Authorization (A&A) Process utilizing the Risk Management Framework (RMF); prepares, develops, publishes, distributes, and maintains policy and plans, training, instructions, and guidance concerning CyberSecurity issues, and the Information Systems Security of IT systems and access to information from such systems.

Assure successful implementation and functionality of security requirements and appropriate IT policies and procedures that are consistent with the organizations mission and goals.

Define and/or implement policies and procedures to ensure protection of critical infrastructure (as appropriate).

Ensure that CyberSecurity requirements are integrated into the continuity planning for that system and/or organization(s).

Ensure that protection and detection capabilities are acquired or developed using the Information System security engineering approach and are consistent with organization-level CyberSecurity architecture.

Perform work that involves ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems, networks, and data through the planning, analysis, development, implementation, maintenance, and enhancement of information systems, security programs, policies, procedures, and tools.

Job Requirements

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Knowledge of Risk Management Framework (RMF).

Twelve years of relevant experience with Bachelor’s degree in one of the following but not limited to:  Information Technology, Information Assurance, Computer Information Systems, Criminal Justice, or Engineering

Ability to Acquire and maintain security clearance and Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI).

DOD 8570 IAT Level I certification (SANS Security Essentials, CISSP, Security +).

Ability to travel (10-20%) to customer site(s).


Desired Skills:

Active Top Secret Clearance

DOD 8570 IAT Level II (SANS Security Essentials, CISSP, Security +), IASO Training, or equivalents

CAP and/or CEH certificates

Engineering development background Systems/Electrical/Computer/software

Project management

DOD Policy drafting and documentation

Ability to read network/electrical diagrams

Ability to employ scripting languages when required

Experience with Windows/Linux or similar operating environments

Experience with Network Architecture/Engineering