• Information Assurance Security Specialist

    Job Locations US-MA-Hanscom AFB
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(5/2/2018 11:35 AM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    BlueWater Federal Solutions is a dynamic and nimble systems integration firm providing professional services and IT solutions to the Federal Government throughout the nation. We are viewed by our Federal Customers (DHS, Army, Navy, CENTCOM, DHA, EPA, GSA) as a trusted partner with a track record of successful past performance and superior customer value.


    Without question, our company's strength lies in our people – Over 250 men and women who are deeply passionate about client partnership, reliable delivery, and successful results. We are looking for individuals who share this aspiration and invite you to join us in work that truly makes a difference for our clients.


    BlueWater Federal is looking for an experienced Info Assurance Security Specialist to provide Information Assurance oversight, guidance and support in accordance with the requirements of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Air Force Materiel Command, Department of Defense, and Federal Information Assurance programs.


    • Provide Information Assurance oversight, guidance and support to the customer community in accordance with Federal, Department of Defense, and U.S. Air Force Information Assurance programs.
    • Ensure that applicable systems/networks/computing environments meet security requirements and that all security risks for those environments are properly mitigated.
    • Provide technical and programmatic information assurance/Cyber Security services in support of system-level certification and accreditation processes
    • Provide support in Network Boundary Proxy and Firewall exceptions
    • Track and manage all open security-related problem reports and fixes.
    • Provide necessary support for Certification and Accreditation (C&A) requirements as well as re-accreditation requirements.
    • Ensure configuration management for systems/networks/computing systems and hardware is documented and maintained.
    • Contribute to Cybersecurity projects as required.
    • Provide support with Classified Message Incidents
    • Review all Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) alerts, bulletins and Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGS) for applicable implementation and remediation in the customer’s network/computing environment(s).
    • Perform Staff Assistant Visits and reach back support with appointed ISSOs
    • Provide support to maintain a comprehensive network security policy
    • Create, review and update standard operating procedures and AF Checklists
    • Review FFRDC System Security Plans
    • Manage, implement and execute base programs for Computer Security (COMPUSEC), Emanations Security (EMSEC), and Communications Security (COMSEC), while ensuring 100% compliance with applicable regulations, instructions, policies and other Government documentation.


    • Must have an active Secret or higher clearance.
    • Must have Security+ certification
    • Strong knowledge of Air Force, DoD and applicable Federal Information Assurance/Cyber Security Directives and Instructions.
    • Knowledge of Cyber Security in the RMF process and Cyber Defense
    • Working knowledge of SharePoint
    • Windows Desktop Operating Systems (Windows 7, Windows 10)
    • Windows Server Operating Systems (Windows Server 2008, 2012)
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory
    • Microsoft Office Products – Must have proficiency in Excel
    • Proficient with Computer and Server Hardware



    BlueWater Federal is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.



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