• Information Systems Security Engineer

    Job Locations US-VA-Manassas | US-VA-Stafford
    Posted Date 2 months ago(5/18/2018 11:16 AM)
    Job ID
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    AnaVation is currently seeking talented and motivated Information Systems Security Engineers (ISSE) to support our mission critical customer in Manassas, VA.  Position may also allow for work in the Stafford, VA area.   


    The ISSE will serve as an lA representative and authority for system security compliance, participating in all system architecture planning and implementation in direct support of the ISSO and Security Policy Team. Must provide compliance with IT system security best practices, as well as all applicable U.S. Government, and customer specific security requirements.



    • Five years IA and InfoSec experience; which includes developing and reviewing security concept of operations, systems security plans, security control assessments, contingency plans, configuration management plans, incident response plans, plan of actions and milestones, risk management plans, vulnerability scanning, and/or vulnerability management plans

    • Five years security engineering experience; which includes systems engineering principles, requirements analysis, system development (software and hardware); network security architecture concepts (topology, protocols, components); and/or  IT security principles and methods (firewalls, demilitarized zones, encryption

    • Experience with NIST, STIG and SCAP

    • Understanding of the System Development Lifecycle

    • Understanding of network access, identity and access management

    • Strong analytical, communication, problem solving and leadership skills

    • Ability to perform in a fast paced environment with frequent change

    • Selected applicant will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information 

    • Government consulting experience

    • CISSP, CISSP-ISSEP, CCSP, CISM, GSLC, GCIA, CEH, GPEN, OSCP  or other related certifications

    • Knowledge of CSA guidance

    • Experience with VMware

    • Experience with Nessus Security Center, Nessus Scanner, and DISA Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Security Compliance Checker (SCC)

    • Experience with cloud automation tools and scripting (Python, Java, Chef, Puppet, and/or Ansible)

    • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or commensurate experience.

    EEO Statement

    AnaVation is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.


    If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at accommodations@anavationllc.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.


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