Current Job Openings

Information Security Network Engineer

Location: Fort Meade, MD
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available
Clearance Type: Top Secret

GENERAL

Information Assurance/Cybersecurity SME is strategically focused with experience in IP (routers, switches, firewalls) architecture, telecommunications, network security implementation, developing and developing RMF packages for networking solutions.

TASK DESCRIPTION

Research, capture, and process security, technical, and policy information to develop RMF packages for networking solutions
Implementing and testing applicable IA controls, conducting testing activities, recording compliance status, maintaining IT security POA&Ms, and performing scheduled reviews
Ability to run audit scans and provide analysis of results. Ability to communicate scan results with System Administrators, as well as provide direction as needed to facilitate remediation
Develop and manage Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms) for the system
Demonstrate current broad-based understanding of system architecture, computer technology, design, standards, and products based on both solid formal training and experience
Conduct network security reviews that include validation of current network security policy, requirements, design, comparative analysis, and assessment of the information assurance architecture
Develop operational capabilities on guiding security focused capability, processes, and situational awareness
Write Implementation Plans, Installation Guides and Acceptance Test Plans for project deployment
Conduct Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) reviews including system security reviews (SRR) to ensure that systems conform to all applicable Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGS) and write System Security Authorization Agreements (SSAA)

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering or related field preferred and 5 years of hands on experience
Security + or CISSP Certification required
Knowledge of Federal Government’s Risk Management Framework (RMF) and writing to controls within
Proficiency in developing, executing and monitoring Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms) for the system
Experience with ensuring corrective modifications are made to all findings of system vulnerabilities
Experience with Intrusion Protection Systems (IPS), Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), Firewalls, Data Loss Prevention, and Certification and Accreditation (C&A)
Active Top Secret required

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Current CISSP or SEC+ required
CCNA, CCIE, or JNCIS credential(s) desired

Contact our Human Resources Department at HR@itellectconsulting.com to submit your resume or to answer any questions you may have.

Acquisition Specialist II

Location: Fort Meade, MD
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available
Required Clearance: Secret (Active)

GENERAL

Experienced Department of Defense (DoD) Acquisition Specialist to support the full lifecycle of acquisition and contract management, including acquisition strategy, acquisition planning, requirements gathering and analysis, market research, cost estimating, document development, and contract lifecycle monitoring.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Bachelor’s Degree in Government Contracting, Acquisition/Contract Management, Financial Management, or a related field. In lieu of a degree, a Contract Manager (CPCM) certification, DoD Financial Management (DoDFM), Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM), DAWIA Level III, and an additional 3 years of directly related experience in the DoD environment may be substituted. Overall, 8 years of demonstrated experience in DoD acquisition, contract and/or financial management.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

3+ years of progressive experience with DoD 5000 acquisitions
Working knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS), DoD 5000 Series of Directives, and applicability to DoD Services Acquisitions
Strong interpersonal, communication (oral and written), and problem-solving skills. Must take initiative, be extremely detail-oriented, and be able to maintain focus and remain flexible/adaptable in an ever-changing environment.

TASK DESCRIPTION:

Applies knowledge of DoD Acquisition processes and analytical methods or techniques to gather, analyze and evaluate information required by program/project managers and customers.
Provides extensive acquisition expertise and services in the area of acquisition, contract and financial management. Accountable for major and complicated projects throughout the acquisition life cycle.
Provides acquisition support on functions of program management. Assist program managers in developing program documentation, creating program schedules, tracking program status, evaluating alternatives, performing risk assessment and developing risk mitigation.
Provides assistance in analyzing and developing improved policies, plans, methods, procedures, and systems of acquisition management programs.
Advises in the tailoring of acquisition approaches, and ensure affordable, supportable and effective systems are delivered to the customer.
Works with government project personnel and contracting, as appropriate, ensuring that all required documentation is completed and included.
Utilizes established acquisition and financial management policies, procedures, regulations and tools.
Provides oversight and compliance review of acquisition documentation at all levels of preparation.
Analyzes financial, performance, and requirements data for business decision making.
Assists program and project managers with building and maintenance of spend plans for multiple years and producing financial status reports.

Contact our Human Resources Department at HR@itellectconsulting.com to submit your resume or to answer any questions you may have.