Information Assurance Engineer

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, VA
Information Technology, Telecommunications, Array
per year

Job Description:


5 Month Contract to Hire

Looking for an Information Assurance Engineer that has or can obtain TS/SCI eligible to support Naval Criminal Investigation Service. 1200 agents, working knowledge of vulnerability scanning for DIACAP RMF Retina provide support. Provide information systems certification and accreditation (C&A) support, continuity of operations and disaster recovery support, IA policy, planning, and IA vulnerability management support. Provide support for vulnerability scanning, system security management/reporting, encryption, and working with the Government IA team to coordinate software security compliance. Plan defense in depth for the total network and/or enclaves within the network to include such items as: host and network intrusion detection, Firewalls, Proxy Servers, antivirus programs, content filtering, and remote dial-in protection.


  • DOD 8570 IAT Level II certification such as CompTIA Security+.
  • Working knowledge of Defense Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation (DIACAP) and/or the Information Assurance Risk Management Framework (RMF).
  • Working knowledge of the vulnerability scanning tools and technologies such as RETINA, and or ACAS.
  • Ability to perform duties in the Department of Defense's (DOD) classified and unclassified environments including JWICS, SIPRNET, and NIPRNET.
  • Working knowledge of virtualization technologies such as VMWare ESXi, VMWare Workstation, MS Virtual Server, SAN solutions.
  • High level of problem solving skills and the ability to recommend and implement alternative set-up and/or operations for complex systems.
  • Detail-oriented and possesses the ability to handle multiple tasks.
  • Ability to provide incident and after action reports and analysis.
  • Excellent customer service skills and professional presence. Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to read, speak and effectively communicate in the English language.


  • Must have BA/BS in Cybersecurity field (or substitute 4-8 years relevant experience)
  • Must have no less than 3 years current experience in the performance of information assurance and/or cyber network defense support in a secure operating environment.
  • Knowledge of Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGS) for Operating Systems and Applications.
Company Info
Request Technology - Robyn Honquest