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Information Assurance Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Information Assurance Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Job ID 
2018-1165
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-AL-Huntsville
Category 
Information Technology
Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Overview

GaN Corporation is now accepting resumes for an Information Assurance Subject Matter Expert (SME) to support the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command (SMDC/ARSTRAT). This position will provide technical support in the planning, preparing, and coordinating of Risk Management Framework (RMF) activities with a heavy emphasis on Host Based Security System (HBSS), Windows environments, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and other Linux distributions. This position requires knowledge of current information assurance (IA) requirements in accordance with (IAW) the DoD 8500 series of regulations, RMF, AR 25-2, and Army Best Business Practices (BBP). Additionally, this position will support significant Army programs by performing Configuration management (CM); Lifecycle management; Risk management (RM); and network support.

 

GaN hires creative and independent thinkers, tinkerers, and makers with a desire to grow personally and professionally as well as to help GaN grow as a company.  Our team consists of people with exceptional interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills who are amiable and outgoing.  We are ethical partners with our customers, maintaining a professional demeanor while being dedicated to superior customer service, quality, and team building.  To be a part of this team, you must be self-motivated and self-directed to work independently, but also be open and communicative to work as a team to exceed all GaN and customer expectations.

 

GaN Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other legally protected classifications. GaN Corporation participates in E-Verify. 

Responsibilities

  • Support client in the planning, administration, management, integration, and assessment of RMF/Information Assurance (IA) activities.
  • Prepare and present briefings/reports to client on complex network operations, Information Assurance, and cyber defense issues.
  • Support staff studies on networking and IA/RMF.
  • Develop and conduct tests of systems to evaluation compliance with specifications and requirements.
  • Support the establishment, direction, and evaluation of standard operating procedures (SOPs).

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field is preferred.

Required Skills:

  • CompTIA Security+ certification.
  • 8 years’ experience in information technology or related field.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Experience with RHEL and other Linux Distributions.

Desired Skills:

  • Completion of DoD-approved training courses for Risk Management Framework.
  • IT certifications (CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CISM, CRISC, MCSA, MSCE).
  • DOD certifications (HBSS Administration, DOD Nessus/ACAS Administration).
  • VMware ESXi, vSphere, vCenter.

Special Requirements: 

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Must possess Security Clearance specified below.

Security Type Needed:

  • Secret.