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CGI Group Inc.

At CGI, we're committed to helping all of our stakeholders succeed. Our 31,000 professionals in 125 offices worldwide provide end-to-end IT and business process services that facilitate the ongoing evolution of our clients' businesses. CGI is committed to helping our clients achieve their business goals; to providing our professionals with rewarding careers; and to offer Read More

Address      Birmingham 2200 Riverchase Center, Suite 680 Birmingham, AL 35244
Website      www.cgi.com/
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Information Assurance Officer

Put your years of experience into a future of excellence at CGI Federal! CGI has an immediate opportunity for an Information Assurance Officer to support our Joint Strike Fighter team in Arlington, VA. The Information Assurance Officer (IAO) will act as the liaison to government officials on emerging Information Assurance (IA) issues. The Information Assurance Officer manages Automated Information Systems associated with Unclassified, Secret and Special Access Programs (SAP). The IAO will have a working knowledge of system functions, security policies, technical security safeguards, and operational security measures. The IAO will lead and assist in the implementation and maintenance of new security technologies; also responsible for supporting and maintaining security processes, procedures, and policies for all platforms and networks.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
· Review various Federal Civilian and Defense Information Assurance Policies and Guidelines for best practices in implementing secure systems for a DoD Acquisition Program
· Follow Defense Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP), JAFAN 6/3 (Joint Air Force Army Navy Manual) and CNSS 1253 C&A (Committee on National Security Systems 1253 Certification & Accreditation) guidance for authorizing and maintaining the secure state of the systems
· Review weekly Cyber Security bulletins and advisories
· Design new IA processes and capabilities to defend against the current cyber threats facing the JSF Program and in accordance with DoD policy.
· Work with IT personnel to improve security awareness and integrate security into the system development life cycle
· Work with the DAA to ensure the development of system accreditation/certification documentation.
· Ensure system security requirements are addressed during all phases of the system life cycle.
· Perform Security Tests & Evaluations to validate that security controls are in place as described
· Collaborating with the specific government and/or industry C&A authorities at all primary and remote sites to ensure IA security compliance.
· Working knowledge of networking technologies, Windows workstation and server technologies, and IA tools
· Coordinate with the IT staff to ensure all IA related issues are addressed during the preliminary and follow-on engineering phases
· Provide IA Oversight and Regulatory Compliance support
· Develop or Review system security documentation
· Develop and execute Security Test and Evaluation Plan (ST&E Plan) to achieve Authority to Operate (ATO)
· Conduct periodic analysis of IT systems using Retina Network Security Scanner or other related tools to determine current IA posture, assessing system vulnerabilities; determining adequacy of security controls, and mitigating residual risk
· Maintain systems in the DISA Vulnerability Management System (VMS), responding to Communications Tasking Orders (CTO) and Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) Alerts
· Respond to Security Incidents and ensure that proper procedures for responding and remediating are followed. Inform the IAM and DAA as required
· Validate application, network and system or firmware changes for security compliance to accepted standards as part of the Configuration and Change Management process
· Review DISA STIGs and ensure systems implement required guidance
· Update and maintain system Plans of Actions & Milestones (POA&Ms)

REQUIRED Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Competencies:
· ACTIVE Secret Clearance
· Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
· 5-10 years of DoD Information Assurance experience

At CGI, we’re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to professionals located in 125 offices worldwide. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.


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