• Information Assurance II

    Posted Date 1 week ago(6/11/2018 12:41 PM)
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  • Overview

    Envistacom is a privately held technology company that provides counterterrorism, cybersecurity and communication solutions to the U.S. aerospace, defense and intelligence communities. Customers rely on us to improve the performance of their communication networks and mission-critical systems, so they can use them and the data they carry to identify and defeat global threats.  







    Candidate will ensure communications information is available to forward deployed forces supporting Operations Enduring Freedom, Defense Arabian Gulf Mission, Resolute Support and continuing mission requirements of the Department of Defense (DoD) by providing support to communications systems acquisition, integration, installation, operations & maintenance (O&M) in support of USAFCENT deployed mission requirements. There is no specification or limitation to the actual tasks to be performed. Candidate will work as part of a team and must display a rigorous work ethic and possess the initiative and independent thinking to thrive in a dynamic environment. Candidate must have the ability to engineer, install and maintain network equipment to support new and emerging requirements. The contractor shall provide responsive services to include real-time network-level configuration control, network restoration, quality control and performance standards, status reporting, MSL, and other actions required by policies, responsibilities and operational support to all NOSC deployed projects.



    Intermediate level of experience in design, maintenance, and operation of small to medium networks. This experience must include administrating corporate or business’ user accounts managing mail servers, printer servers, WWW servers, and/or firewalls. Must have experience in reviewing and recommending software applications as well as identifying hardware salient characteristics and any add on devices. Experience in systems management, monitoring and sustainment; hardware repair for servers, PCs, peripheral equipment; software installation, maintenance and sustainment.



    Must have intermediate level of experience working with the following:

    • Tactical and strategic security issues of systems and networks, and associated requirements specific to deployed architecture
    • Network security, network and systems intrusion detections, advanced devices, firewalls, and software specific to the Department of Defense
    • Server operations including installation, configuration, optimization, and analyzing logs on Windows operating systems (including Server 2008/2012 and modern desktop versions)
    • Cisco IOS, CAT OS, configuration of Cisco routers and switches
    • Server operations including installation, configuration, optimization, and analyzing logs on Unix operating systems (including Linux and Solaris)
    • Mastery of the functions of DoD 8570-defined IAT Level I position



    • Provide IA management support by coordinating all actions required by NOSC IA related CTO’s to include vulnerability scanning and patch compliance, reviewing vulnerability scan reports, and coordinating appropriate action for remediation, mitigation, and false positive determination
    • Monitoring and verifying patch compliance and coordination
    • Daily review of all system logs for unauthorized activity indication
    • Reporting of all virus outbreaks
    • Auditing of all backup procedures to validate critical systems’ reconstitution after failure
    • Review of all network account access requests for accuracy before creation
    • Maintenance of certifications
    • Attendance in all systems and IA meetings or teleconferences
    • Monitoring of all internal and wireless intrusion detection system consoles and escalation of possible alerts for investigation to include identifying the source and severity of activity; working with NOSC IA to contain, eradicate, or block malicious activity
    • Monitoring over the air wireless detection systems for malicious activity
    • Review of all site Access Control Lists and validate activity relevance to current systems/network architecture
    • Conduct wireless audits to detect any unauthorized wireless devices connected to the site network


    Active Defense (DoD) security clearance at SECRET required, possibly TOP SECRET / SCI level is necessary

    US Citizenship is required

    Valid United States passport required

    Experience using computer systems and Microsoft Office suite of products

    Ability to accurately document routine work and while troubleshooting problems

    Well-developed oral and written communications skills



    Must have a high school diploma required

    Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline is a plus, but not required



    Cisco certifications below required

    Candidate must meet the certification requirement of DoD 8570.01-M. The candidate is expected to have, but is not limited to, one or more IT certifications from each group:


    Group 1: Information Technology Certification Requirements

    • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) – Microsoft Exchange/Windows Server or equivalent
    • Cisco Certified Network Associate
    • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
    • CompTIA Linux +
    • Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
    • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
    • Group 2: IA Technology Certification Requirements  
      • GIAC Certified Perimeter Protection Analyst (GPPA)
      • GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
      • GIAC Certified Windows Security Administrator (GCWN)
      • GIAC Certified UNIX Security Administrator (GCUX)
      • GIAC Systems and Network Auditor (GSNA)
      • GIAC IT Security Audit Essentials (GSAE)
      • GIAC Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP)

    GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)Group 3: IAT Level II Requirements

    • CompTIA Security +Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) Security Essentials Certification (GSEC)
    • CompTIA Security +
    • Security Certified Network Professional (SCNP)
    • Systems Security, Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
    • Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA)
    • GIAC Security Expert (GSE)
    • Security Certified Network Architect (SCNA)
    • Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) or Associate
    • Certification and Accreditation Professional (CAP)
    • GIAC Information Security Fundamentals (GISF)
    • GIAC Security Leadership Certification (GSLC)
    • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

    Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k+match 


    Envistacom is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Envistacom provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment and maintains a drug free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage minorities, women, veterans, LGBT and disabled individuals to apply.


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