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2017-1724-RP: ACAS Software Application Engineer, Eng. III (20047) - RSA, Huntsville, AL
LocationAL, Huntsville
ScheduleFull Time
Company1) Davidson Technologies, Inc.
Job Responsibilities
As the Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) Software Application Engineer, the candidate will perform standard Operations & Maintenance (O&M) activities for the ACAS information assurance application for both unclassified and classified networks. The support will cover all components of the ACAS application which includes Security Center, Nessus User Interface, xTool, 3D Tool, and Passive Vulnerability Scanner (PVS). He/She will also be responsible for the initial application installation & configuration, routine application updates, management of vendor releases, testing upgrades in a lab environment, and staging areas prior to production deployment. In addition, He/She will also support efforts to expand ACAS functionality into the Missile Defense Agency's (MDA) enclave networks. The candidate will comply with the standard IT Services processes for system change requests, perform battle rhythm activities to include monitor system/application logs, monitor application status, perform & verify application & database backups, monitor & resolve tickets, and coordinate with the DISA representatives regarding the use & troubleshooting of DoD-approved automated validation & remediation tools. He/She will also assist with HBSS, Arcsight, and other cyber security tools.
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field with a minimum of eight (8) years of relevant experience (acceptable alternative education/experience: Associate/12 years, Master/3 years)
  • Must possess, or be able to obtain within six (6) months of hire, a Security+ or CISSP certification
  • Full software life-cycle development experience including requirements, design, implementation, maintenance, and documentation
  • Technical skills related to the Windows operating system, RedHat Enterprise Linux, and Microsoft SQL
  • Analytical background with accompanying troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to apply critical thinking techniques and effectively communicate with customers and other team members, both orally and in writing

    Desired Competencies/Experience/Certifications:
  • Planning, deployment, and operational use of Security Center with Nessus and PVS
  • Experience in data security, security center scanning, running network & credential scans, vulnerability analysis, PVS vulnerability & event analysis, compliance audits, and security center roles
  • Knowledge with HBSS or ArcSight
  • Experience with BMC/Remedy 8.x.
  • ITIL v3 Foundations certification

  • Must be able to obtain, or already possess, a secret security clearance