IT Security Engineer/Info Assurance

Pragmatics, Inc.

Pragmatics, Inc. is seeking an IT Security Engineer/Info Assurance Specialist to support our Federal Aviation Administration customer with a Public Trust Clearance POSITION OVERVIEW: Pragmatics is seeking an IT Security Engineer/Info Assurance Specialist to lead the IT Security function in support of the AMSIS (Architecture Modeling and Simulation of Information Systems) Program. The IT Security Engineer/Info Assurance Specialist will bethe senior most Security professional on the team and as such may be expected to oversee the work of junior team members as the program grows. Most of the work will be around requirements clarification and design in the initial phase of the program. The goals will be to a) maintain a secure posture during system development b) successfully attain an Approval to Operate (ATO) before systems deployment and c) provide the FAA procedures to maintain systems security once deployed. The ideal candidate will be very knowledgeable of the FISMA security and privacy processes and controls as these will be required to successfully implement the AMSIS Information Security Program. LOCATION: Oklahoma City, OK CORE RESPONSIBILITIES: * Applies current computer science technologies to the design, development, evaluation, and integration of computer systems and networks to maintain information assurance and ensure system security * Provides security engineering and integration support * Provides leadership in a wide range of security issues includes architectures, electronic data traffic and network access * Assist with implementing the Systems Security Plan * Develop and contribute to Standard Operating Procedures to assist with maintain system security. * Uses encryption technology * Conducts penetration and vulnerability analysis of various security technologies * Performs information technology security research * Prepares Certification and Accreditation (C&A reviews) REQUIRED SKILLS: * Knowledgeable about the security authorization processes for FISMA reportable systems: + Ability to assess and characterize information stored and processed by the system to determine systems security categorization; + Ability to identify NIST controls needed for system as per security categorization; + Experience designing, implementing and testing controls to ensure that they are implemented correctly + Ability to create, review and edit Information Systems Security authorization package including: o Systems Characterization; o Systems Security Plan; o Contingency Disaster Recovery Plan, and several other documents. DESIRED SKILLS: * Expert knowledge of FISMA security and privacy processes and controls * Knowledgeable about HIPPA EDUCATION AND YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: * Bachelors Degree in Security Engineering, Information Assurance, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field * 15+ years of related experience CLEARANCE:Public TrustClearance COMPANY OVERVIEW: Join an established and reliable mid-tier government contractor with a reputation for excellence. For over 30 years, Pragmatics, Inc. has provided state-of-the-art technology services and solutions to the Federal Government. We have diverse contracts with both Defense/Intelligence Agencies and Federal/Civilian agencies. We provide Software Engineering, Agile Business Intelligence and Analytics, Audio Visual and Learning Technologies, Cybersecurity,Systems Engineering, Independent Verification and Validation, IT Service Management, Program Management, and Transportation Solutions. We have been externally appraised at SEI CMMI Level 5 and are ISO 9001, ISO/IEC 27001, and ISO/IEC 20000-1 certified. Pragmatics strives to provide the highest level of customer satisfaction, as well as rewarding careers for our employees, who are hardworking, enthusiastic, and dedicated to superior performance. We encourage you to find out more about our company and our benefits at: ******************. Pragmatics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, Women, Veterans and Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of a disability See Job Description

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