Secret clearance required
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY :
Comtech’s Command & Control Technologies Government Services Division is looking for a qualified candidate to manage risks related to the use, processing, storage, and transmission of information or data and the systems and processes used for those purposes.
Information assurance includes protection of the integrity, availability, authenticity, non-repudiation and confidentiality of user data.
Candidate will be expected to work with a spirit of cooperation and must exhibit a tenacious work ethic while possessing the drive and critical thinking to excel in potentially tumultuous conditions.
ABOUT THE COMPANY :
At our core, Comtech employees are driven by innovation. We are leaders in the advanced global commercial and government communications market.
A career at Comtech enables you to design, develop, produce and market innovative products, systems and services for advanced communications solutions.
You will facilitate and enhance the way people, businesses, and governments communicate around the world.
Comtech Command & Control Technologies is a leading provider of mission-critical solutions to government and civilian agencies with a focus on C4ISR solutions using any type of network, whether mobile, fixed, static, terrestrial, marine, airborne or in space.
In order to help our customers, combat a growing number of cyber-attacks on their systems, we provide training and certification and vulnerability compliance assessment.
Comtech designs, develops, produces and markets innovative products, systems and services for advanced communications solutions.
We are technology leaders in the markets that we serve and conduct our business through Government solutions. Our market segments consist of : Tactical Communications, Space & Component Technology, Mobile Datacom, and Cyber Security Solutions.
PRIMARY DUTIES :
Shall manage accounts, network rights, and access to Network Environmental (NE) systems and equipment
Shall install, configure and troubleshoot Information Assurance solutions in a deployed environment to include : MacAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (EPO) Server, Blue Coat SG Proxy, Microsoft WSUS, eEye Retina Scanner
Shall install, test, maintain, and upgrade network operating systems software and hardware to comply with Information Assurance (IA) requirements
Shall implement applicable patches including Information Assurance & Vulnerability Assessment (IAVAs), Information Assurance & Vulnerability Bulletin (IAVBs), and Technical Assessment (TAs) for their NE
Shall provide end user support for all IA related applications for the NE
Shall perform IA related customer support functions including installation, configuration, troubleshooting, customer assistance, and / or training, in response to customer requirements for the NE
Shall analyze patterns of non-compliance and take appropriate administrative or programmatic actions to minimize security risks and insider threats
Shall write and maintain scripts for the NE
Shall examine potential security violations to determine if the NE policy has been breached, assess the impact, and preserve evidence
Shall support, monitor, test, and troubleshoot hardware and software IA problems pertaining to the NE
Shall analyze system performance for potential security problems
Shall assess the performance of IA security controls within the NE
Shall identify IA vulnerabilities resulting from a departure from the implementation plan or that were not apparent during testing
Shall configure, optimize, and test network servers, hubs, routers, and switches to ensure they comply with security policy, procedures, and technical requirements
Shall recommend and schedule IA related repairs in the NE
Shall evaluate potential IA security risks and take appropriate corrective and recovery action
Shall ensure that hardware, software, data, and facility resources are archived, sanitized, or disposed of in a manner consistent with system security plans and requirements
Shall diagnose and resolve IA problems in response to reported incidents
Shall research, evaluate, and provide feedback on problematic IA trends and patterns in customer support requirements
Shall ensure IA Workforce Technical (IAT) Level I personnel are properly trained
Shall perform system audits to assess security related factors within the NE
Shall develop and implement access control lists on routers, firewalls, and other network devices
Shall install perimeter defense systems including intrusion detection systems, firewalls, grid sensors, etc., and enhance rule sets to block sources of malicious traffic
Shall apply security requirements to an operating system for the NE or CE used in their current position
Shall adhere to Information System (IS) security laws and regulations to support functional operations for the NE
Shall implement response actions in reaction to security incidents
Shall support the design and execution of exercise scenarios
Shall support Security Test and Evaluations (Part of Certification and Accreditation Process)
Shall work with other privileged users to jointly solve IA problems
Shall obtain and maintain IA certification appropriate to position
Handle other duties as assigned
3+ years’ experience in Software Configuration Management Planning (SCMP)
2+ years’ experience in a military contingency
Education Requirement :
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, preferred
In lieu of an associate degree in information systems management or related field, candidate must meet either of the following :
An associate degree plus 7 years of recent specialized experience, OR;
A major certification plus 7 years of recent specialized experience and Must successfully complete necessary governmental / corporate security training, OR
11 years of recent specialized experience and must successfully complete necessary governmental / corporate security training
Certification Requirements :
Shall have additional CISCO and or Microsoft related certifications
Additional Requirements :
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Position is in Bahrain with additional travel possibilities up to 100 % with possibility to deploy with Unit to remote locations.
Typical uplifts apply when deployed where applicable (hazard / hardship / cola).
Medical screening in conjunction with the US Army CRC (CONUS Replacement Center) guidelines.
Comtech offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and flexible paid time off options, for eligible employees :
Medical, Dental and Vision, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Account
STD, LTD, Supplemental Life insurance and AD&D
Comprehensive 401k plan and Employee stock purchase plan
Bereavement and jury duty leave
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Male, Female, Veteran, Disability, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity.