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Cyber Information Assurance Specialist

GCR Technical Staffing
Annapolis Junction, MD
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Cyber Information Assurance Specialist
Contract 3+ years 40 hours weekly

Location:  Work location: Ft. Meade MD / Hybrid - Individual works from home or off-site for a portion of their schedule and within a routinely commutable distance from a Laboratory facility. Generally there is flexibility to be home 4 days a week and onsite 1 day a week.

Clearance: Interim secret sufficient to start. Candidate may need to obtain a TS.

Description:
Assesses, analyzes and implements information assurance and security engineering systems. Defines requirements for business continuity, operations security, cryptography, forensics, regulatory compliance, internal counter-espionage (insider threat detection and mitigation), physical security analysis (including facilities analysis, and security management) to best protect company assets. Assesses and mitigates system security threats and risks throughout the program life cycle. Validates system security requirements definition and analysis. Implements and validates security designs in hardware, software, data, and procedures. Verifies security requirements; performs system certification and accreditation planning and testing and liaison activities. Supports secure systems operations and maintenance.

job Description:
- Candidate will be administering Linux and Windows servers and should be able to help upgrading application level software and pre-requisites along with researching modern capabilities to facilitate these upgrades and documenting the tasks.
- Maintain the integrity and security of servers and systems, ensure security compliance, respond to scan results, proactively remediating issues by patching and modifying systems as needed.
- Candidate will help in administering and managing software development tools on staff systems.
- Provide maintenance of the group’s Ansible Tower inventories. Needs to be proficient at writing playbooks to automate common administrative tasks. Write scripts and use configuration management tools to automate repetitive tasks and manage complex deployments.
- Provide general IT user support for all staff members in Group 51, interfacing and collaborating with central IT and Security departments to utilize enterprise provided services when possible.
- Provide hands on and remote support for Group 51 facilities, lab computers, lab equipment and lab users at the Fort Meade Field Site.
- Procure computer systems, peripherals, and software as required.
- Install, configure, and manage Windows, Mac, and Linux desktops/servers, as well as some network infrastructure devices. Install and maintain commercial software as needed.
- Create documentation on IT systems and procedures to satisfy certification, technical staff, and end users.
- Conduct systems analysis and development to keep systems current with changing technologies.
- Manage networks, file shares, virtual infrastructures, and some NAS environments.
- Set up administrator and service accounts, tune system performance.

Required Skills:
- Working knowledge of computer hardware (including peripheral equipment), and software packages.
- Ability to research, diagnose and resolve hardware, software, and networking problems.
- Experience working with remotely-connected end users, in troubleshooting and project support.
- Ability to respond quickly and professionally to all types of users and all type of user requests, always with a positive attitude and demeanor.
- Operating Systems - Proficiency in Windows and MacOS, and solid understanding of Linux (Red Hat/CentOS, and Ubuntu).
- Experience with virtualization technologies (VMware, including ESXi configuration, and VCenter), networking, storage, and user access.
- Solid Server and storage management experience.
- Experience with AWS cloud provider.
- Ability to diagnose and resolve hardware, software, and networking problems.
- General systems administration experience dealing with Active Directory, Group Policies, Bash, and Command Shell scripting.
- Strong organizational skills, and the ability to clearly document complex operations.

Company Description
GCR is a nationwide, full-service, one-stop technical staffing agency committed to integrity at every point of contact.

At GCR, you will discover a reliable source of both short-term and long-term quality staffing solutions, covering the full life cycle, across all industries including information technology, design engineering, research and development, and manufacturing. Our experienced, stable and technically knowledgeable recruiters quickly and successfully match the right person to the right job, because we establish and maintain relationships with every client and every candidate.

A GCR match goes far beyond the technical skill set you request. A GCR match is a person who also brings the personal qualities, character, and intangible assets to precisely fit your company culture.

GCR Technical Staffing

Why Work Here?
Work for an innovative and respected company on new and exciting projects using state-of-the-art technology.

GCR is a nationwide, full-service, one-stop technical staffing agency committed to integrity at every point of contact. At GCR, you will discover a reliable source of both short-term and long-term quality staffing solutions, covering the full life cycle, across all industries including information technology, design engineering, research and development, and manufacturing. Our experienced, stable and technically knowledgeable recruiters quickly and successfully match the right person to the right job, because we establish and maintain relationships with every client and every candidate. A GCR match goes far beyond the technical skill set you request. A GCR match is a person who also brings the personal qualities, character, and intangible assets to precisely fit your company culture.

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