Job ID :
1747
Company :
Virginia Information Technology Agency
Location :
richmond, VA
Type :
Contract to Hire
Duration :
6 Months
Status :
Active
Openings :
1
Posted :
6 years ago
Job Seekers, Please send resumes to resumes@hireitpeople.com or Call: (202) 719-0200 Ext: 127

Complete Description:

**candidates MUST be legally eligible to be hired directly by the Commonwealth of VA

**local candidate strongly preferred

**phone interviews first, followed by a personal interview. Personal interviews are required, no exceptions.

 

The scope of work is to provide a full range of Information Security skills in support of the Office of Information Security.

 

SCC IT Security Analyst 3              

Years of Experience:

8 or more years of experience in the field

 

Job Description:

 

•             Routine monitoring of security systems, logs and system access

•             Routine testing for systems and network vulnerabilities

•             Configuring, hardening and troubleshooting security related settings on information systems

•             Network security configuration and administration

•             Special projects implementing security systems

 

Fundamental requirements:

•             Advanced knowledge of network and system security configuration and monitoring

•             Thorough, in-depth knowledge of and experience with TCP/IP packet level analysis

•             Proven ability to perform advanced penetration and vulnerability testing, wired and wireless network audits and

                     incident response

•             Experience with Information Security systems such as:

                IDS/IPS, AV, Certificates, Encryption, Web Filters, Firewalls

•             Current Security Certification such as CISSP, CEH, Security+ or other relevant certification

•             Meticulous attention to detail, skilled in providing documentation for end-users, ability to balance multiple tasks    

                   simultaneously and to work both independently and in a team environment

•             Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

•             Legally eligible to be hired as a state employee

•             Desired but not required: working knowledge of BackTrack, Sophos, Metasploit, Nessus, Qualys

 

Environment:

 

•             Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and 2008

•             Linux – Security based systems

•             Microsoft Office Professional 2007 and 2010

•             Windows Active Directory, LDAP, WSUS

•             Cisco routers, switches, wireless access points and ASA firewalls

•             Cisco VPN

•             VMWare

•             Storage Area Networks, Direct Attached Storage

•             DS-3 telecommunications, WAN, LAN, VLAN

 

Skills:

Current Security Certification such as CISSP, CEH, Security+ or other relevant certification

Required 5 Years

 

•Advanced knowledge of network and system security configuration and monitoring

Required 8 Years

 

• Thorough, in-depth knowledge of and experience with TCP/IP packet level analysis

Required 8 Years

 

• Proven ability to perform advanced penetration and vulnerability testing, wired and wireless network audits and incident response

Required 8 Years

 

• Experience with Information Security systems such as: IDS/IPS, AV, Certificates, Encryption, Web Filters, Firewalls

Required 8 Years

 

• Working knowledge of BackTrack, Sophos, Metasploit, Nessus, Qualys working knowledge of BackTrack, Sophos, Metasploit, Nessus, Qualys

Desired