ABBTECH Professional Resources, Inc. Information Assurance Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Information Assurance Engineer

Location: Colorado Springs, CO

Minimum Clearance Required


Job Duties:

  • Performs Computer Security Incident Response activities for a large organization, coordinates with other government agencies to record and report incidents

  • Monitor and analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation

  • Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information

  • Evaluate firewall change requests and assess organizational risk

  • Communicates alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems

  • Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls

  • Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices

  • Performs periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments, including user accounts, application access, file system and external Web integrity scans to determine compliance

  • Prepares incident reports of analysis methodology and results

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned

  • Participates in special projects as required


Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience

  • Appropriate CSSP certification per DoD 8570.01-M for CSSP Analyst and CSSP Incident Responder categories

  • 5-8 years of related experience in data security administration

  • 3+ years’ experience in CSSP certified work

Desired Experience:

  • Working knowledge of, Microsoft Windows operating systems, AD, Remote Desktop Services Messaging, EDS procedures, and understanding of enterprise NetOps concepts as it pertains to the LWN

ABBTECH is an EOE/Minorities/Women/Disabled Individuals/Veterans