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Chenega Corporation Information Assurance/Security Specialist in St. Louis, Missouri



Company Job Title: Information Assurance / Security Specialist

Clearance: TS/SCI

Location: St. Louis, MO

Reports To: Program Manager

FLSA Status: Exempt, Full Time, Regular


The Information Assurance/Security Specialist will support the ITEMS EM/CSS program. The Information Assurance/Security Specialist will ensure that all information systems are functional and secure by determining, developing, and implementing enterprise information assurance and security standards and procedures.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain Enterprise Cyber Security Engineering requirements utilizing the following tools: Nessus Security Center and scanners, Nessus Agents, Web Inspect, RedSeal and others as needed

  • Apply Cyber Security Engineering and Network Security Engineering expertise to optimize customer’s enterprise protection posture

  • Recommend and participate in activities that make the vulnerability assessments more efficient and resolve issues as they arise.

  • Provide and participate in A&A support for projects and technical exchange meetings

  • Contribute to the deliverables for this WBS element

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor’s in Engineering, Computer Science or related field or equivalent and 2 years of related Network and/or Network Security experience

  • Experience with:

  • Maintaining Enterprise Cyber Security Engineering requirements utilizing all or some of the following tools: Security Center and scanners, Nessus Agents, Web Inspect, RedSeal

  • A&A support for projects and technical exchange meetings

  • Developing and maintaining enterprise Cyber Security Engineering requirements

  • Current Security CE or IAT Level II equivalent

  • TS/SCI Required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting

  • Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time related constraints in a fast-paced contracting environment

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals

  • Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others.

  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Applications, and experience working in a home office setting as well as the ability to train end users on frequently asked technical issues.

  • Ability to provide technical assistance and support over the phone; good phone skills, professional demeanor, previous customer service experience strongly desired.

  • Good problem-solving skills; ability to visualize a problem/situation and think abstractly to solve it

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Primary Location: United States-Missouri-St. Louis

Organization: NJVC
Strategic Business Unit: Military Intelligence and Operations Support
Security Requirements: TS / SCI
Job Schedule: Full Time Exempt
Recruiter: Dorsey Bumbrey
Req ID: 1900004392