IT Security Administrator

Tampa, FL

Posted: 11/04/2020 Job Number: JN -112020-12171

Job Description

IT Security Administrator

Location: Tampa, FL
Salary: $100k-$130k

Employment Type: Direct Hire
Industry: Department of Defense
Clearance: Secret Clearance (Sponsorship opportunity)

Required Qualifications:
  • 6 years of direct Information Security roles.
  • At least one DoD 8570 baseline certification required.
  • Thorough understanding of Interconnected Systems Management, LAN/WAN security architecture design and operational support.
  • Knowledge and practical experience of computer security components ( i.e. topology, switches, routers, firewalls)
  • Understanding of current information security threat analysis, identification, mitigation and investigation techniques.
  • Responsible for defining IT Policy and Procedure based on security frameworks and guidance from CMMC, NIST, and ISO 2700.
  • Assists in writing and maintaining IT Security policies, procedures, and documentation.
  • Performs comparisons between existing standards and practices and work instructions, creating or correcting practice documents when needed.
  • Establishes proactive reporting system for non-compliance, intrusion or abuse of information security procedures within classified areas and investigate and recommend corrective actions for violations to the IT Management and FSO.
  • Responsible for recurring tasks on systems as assigned: Conduct scheduled inspections of systems/facilities that process information; Maintain and audit all logs and records associated with operation procedures; Audit security logs, reports, daily system audits, security logs and authentication features to assure security-relevant actions are properly implemented and executed; Create security reporting as required by ongoing business needs and audit requirements; Identify new security platforms/tools to improve overall infrastructure security; Review current and upcoming security requirements/threats and create the necessary actions to mitigate any risks to the organization.
  • Responsible for implementation, and management of the following IT platforms: Web Application Security such as Web Application Firewalls; Vulnerability Assessment suite(s); Antivirus/Antimalware suite(s); Intrusion Detection Systems/Intrusion Prevention Systems; Enterprise SIEM suite(s).
  • Expertise in securing desktop and server Operating Systems (Microsoft Windows, CentOS, and RedHat Enterprise Linux) with best practices and adherence to NIST STIG and hardening baselines.
  • Evaluate enterprise business system proposed changes, updates, or patches and advise IT Management, Change Management Board, and ISSM of relevance.
  • Provide security best practice guidance and expertise to project manager(s) and BSA to define requirements for applications, installations, and program architecture for information systems.
  • Provide assistance to IT team members, BPO, and Security staff to insure compliance with applicable IT Security policies, DoD/Service specific regulations and contractual security requirements.
  • Perform and document annual risk assessment to determine if additional countermeasures are required.
  • Change Management Board member acting as SME for Security and Compliance.
  • Perform as a member of the IT Incident Response Team for threats and security risks to the organization. This includes interfacing with the underlying teams/individuals to formulate and apply remediation action.
  • Build and maintain cloud components specific to security, identity, and governance in multiple cloud providers.
  • Develop and document cloud security best practices and security guidelines for cloud technologies.

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