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INFOSEC Specialist

Job in Herndon - Fairfax County - VA Virginia - USA , 20171
Company: Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
Full Time position
Listed on 2021-07-28
Job specializations:
  • IT/Tech
    Cyber Security
  • Security
    Contract Security, Information Security, Security Manager
Job Description & How to Apply Below
Job Description

INFOSEC Specialist responsible for supporting the customer's Information System Security Manager (ISSM) in performing the following duties:

Typical duties include:

* Reviewing and analyzing systems architecture diagrams and networks.

* Assess security system requirements and provide corrective actions into coherent security strategy.

* Supporting Assessment and Authorization requirements and process an apply ICD 503, NISPOM and other federal guidelines in support of the systems used at contractor facilities.

* Support system owners throughout the risk management framework by providing advice regarding required documentation, recommendations for approval / disapproval, assess security and privacy controls and data protections, assisting security control assessors in conducting security assessments and reviewing risk elements, creating plans of action & milestones (POA&Ms) and/or request risk acceptance documentation.

* Develop, maintain, and review security plans.

* Conduct technical exchange meetings to address security issues, make recommendations to meet mission requirements and generate reports based on technical analysis of systems.

* Analyze systems including forensically for malware, misuse, and or unauthorized activity.

* Track intelligence concerning malicious code threats and monitor, document and respond to virus alerts, and ensure cyber incidents and data spills are reported and perform incident management activities.

* Participate in project reviews and provide technical cyber security advise/expertise to customer personnel.

* Evaluate and assess new technology.

Provide training and briefings regarding the customer's security policies and regulations

Here's What You'll Need:


* Journeyman level 5 or more years of experience working in Cyber Security or Information Security performing the duties described above. Experience applying ICDs to highly sensitive programs and DoD 8570.1 certification.

Education al Requirement:

* Bachelor's Degree maybe substituted for 4 years of experience.



* DoD 8570 IAT Level- I or higher is required



* Top Secret SCI W/POLY

Essential Functions



Requires sitting for extended periods of time at a desk (90%). Requires sitting at a computer terminal for long periods of time (90%).

Work Environment

Inside office/cubicle environment. Requires ability to interact professionally with co-workers and all levels of management (100%).

Equipment and Machines

Requires ability to operate a personal computer, a telephone, copier, and other general office equipment (100%).


Work hours are normally 8 hours per day and 5 days per week, Monday through Friday. Work outside of normal duty hours may be required to support exercises and other events.

Other Essential Functions:

* Must be a U.S. Citizen

* Must pass drug testing.

* Must be able to read and write effectively in English.

* Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner to get along with customers, clients, co-workers, and management.

* Must perform work activities requiring interaction, negotiating, instructing, supervising, persuading, or speaking with others.

* Must be flexible to support the customer.

* Must be a resident in the local area of Washington DC.

* Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, to gain cooperation from others through tact, courtesy, and diplomacy.
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