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Information System Security Engineer (Government)

Oakton, Virginia

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AT&T Global Public Sector is a trusted provider of secure, IP enabled, cloud-based, network solutions and professional services to the Federal Government. We are dedicated to recruiting, developing and empowering a diverse, high-performing workforce that is passionate about what they do, committed to our shared values and dedicated to our customers’ mission.

Our National Security Team supports the intelligence community, providing, operating and assuring critical voice, video and collaboration services for the full spectrum of operations.

AT&T has an opening for a Information System Security Engineer - To support the National Security Sector, is responsible for the design, development, implementation, and/or integration of the NRO IA architecture, system or system component. Ensuring that IA related IS will be functional and secure. This includes analyzing the IA/Information Systems environment helping customers understand information security needs, defining system security requirements, designing system security architectures, developing and implementing detailed security designs and measures to safeguard information, and assessing information protection effectiveness.

Description of Job Duties/Responsibilities:
  • Ensures system(s) designs support incorporation of DoD, IC, and NRO-directed IA vulnerability solutions, such as Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVAs)/Intelligence Community Vulnerability Alerts (ICVAs)
  • Assesses threats to and vulnerabilities of the NRO IS. Develops approaches to mitigate NRO IS vulnerabilities and recommend changes to system or system components as needed
  • Identifies, assesses, and recommends IA or IA-enabled products used within NRO IS; ensures products are in compliance with NRO evaluation and validation requirements
  • Develops IA architectures and designs for designs for National Security Systems with security categorizations of confidentiality, low to moderate; integrity, low to moderate; and availability, low to moderate
  • Develops IA architectures and designs for systems processing Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) operating in dedicated, system high or compartmented mode
Required Clearance: Active TSSCI with Polygraph. (#polygraph)

Required Qualifications: Candidate must have 10 years of experience that can be a combination of work history and education. This equates to a Doctorate and 3 years of experience OR Masters and 4 years, Bachelors and 6 years, Associates and 8 years or HS and 10 years. Must have CASP or CISSP Certification within 6 months and meet minimum requirements for DoD 8570 IAM Level 3 certification requirements.

Desired Qualifications:
  • Identifies information protection needs for the NRO Information Systems (IS)
  • Defines NRO IS security requirements in accordance with applicable IA requirements. Integrates and/or implements Cross Domain Solutions (CDS) for use within a NRO IS
  • Develops and implements security designs for new or existing network system(s); ensures that the design of hardware, operating systems, and software applications adequately address IA security requirements for the NRO IS
  • Designs, develops, and implements network security measures that provide confidentiality, integrity, availability, authentication, and non-repudiation
  • Provides system related input on IA security requirements to be included in statements of work and other appropriate procurement documents
  • Designs security architectures for use within the NRO IS
  • Designs and develops IA or IA-enabled products for use within a NRO IS
AT&T will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws.

AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V


Job ID 2003124 Date posted 01/13/2020

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I believe in AT&T and know they are at the edge of technology. The company believes in their people and offers all kinds of training to enable us to take on new jobs and to stay at the front of technology. The software defined network which we are building is the newest technology and AT&T has been involved since early 2000s. You have a great deal of autonomy at AT&T as long as you get the job done. You have the ability to do different jobs and to be challenged at all times.

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I really have little negative to say about AT&T I have worked here for 35 years on March 23rd of 2016.

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