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IT SPEC (SECURITY) (D2178P01)

Air Force Civilian Service Little Rock Afb, AR
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Job Description

Duties

Serves as the Wing Information Assurance Manager. Applies Information Technology (IT) security principles, methods, and security products to protect and maintain the availability, integrity, confidentiality, and accountability of information system resources and information processed throughout the systems life cycle. Establishes and publishes base-wide policy to manage the INFOSEC (also known as COMPUSEC) program and provides advice and guidance in its implementation and in procedures used in the development and operation of systems. Assists all base organizations in the development of their individual INFOSEC program. Disseminates information and ensures computer security practices are adhered to by all functional areas. Reviews, analyzes, and validates certification and accreditation (C&A) packages. Continuously identifies and analyzes threats and vulnerabilities to the information systems to maintain an appropriate level of protection. Ensures computer software designs address information system security requirements. Accomplishes risk analysis, security testing, and certification due to modifications or changes to computer systems. Evaluates, assesses, or locally tests and approves all hardware, software, and firmware products that provide security features prior to use on any accredited information system or network. Certifies all software prior to installation and use on communications and computer systems. Executes computer security plans and enforces mandatory access control techniques such as trusted routers, bastion hosts, gateways, firewalls, or other methods of information systems protection. Manages the Network Security Program. Maintains required information assurance certification IAW DoD 8570.01-M, Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002, Clinger Cohen Act of 1996. Implements and advises on IT security policies and procedures to ensure protection of information transmitted to the installation, among organizations on the installation, and from the installation using Local Area Networks (LAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN), the World Wide Web, or other communications modes. Reports to MAJCOM, Air Force Communications Agency, National Security Agency, and Air Force Computer Emergency Response Team all incidents involving viruses, tampering, or unauthorized system entry. Implements and manages the Electronic Key Management System (EKMS) program. This includes system configuration and operation of the Local Management Device, Data Transfer Device, and Key Processor. Initializes the system, performs system backups, determines operator access, and control functions (privilege management), reloads and configures the operating systems parameters. Installs or oversees installation of local COMSEC account hardware and software, including training alternates in the AFEKMS operations. Serves as secure voice equipment (e.g., STE, secure VoIP) user Representative and Emissions Security Program Manager. Develops, implements, and monitors security systems for the protection of controlled cryptographic cards, documents, ciphers, devices, communications centers, and equipment.

Qualifications

SPECIALIZED QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Must have at least 36 months of the following:

Experience that approaches techniques and requirements appropriate to an assigned computer applications area or computer specialty area in an organization.

Experience planning the sequence of actions necessary to accomplish the assignment where this entailed coordination with others outside the organizational unit and development of project controls.

Experience that required adaptations of guidelines or precedents to meet the needs of the assignment.

Experience preparing documentation on cost/benefit studies where is involved summarizing the material and organizing it in a logical fashion.

PLACEMENT FACTORS: Applicants should demonstrate through prior experience the following: (1) Skill in applying IT network development concepts and techniques to provide computer applications which provide optimal functional support for users. (2) Ability to serve as a team leader or member of special projects and to coordinate and document the work of the team. (3) Ability to communicate both orally and in writing. (4) Ability to maintain an up-to-date awareness of technological advances and predict how management can meet future requirements. (5) Completion of appropriate technical school/CDC course.  

Contact HRO with questions regarding your application BEFORE the closing date.

BENEFITS

      -FSA FEDS - https://www.fsafeds.com/fsafeds/index.asp
      -Health Insurance -  http://www.opm.gov/insure/health/index.asp

      -Leave - http://www.opm.gov/oca/leave/index.asp

      -Life Insurance -  http://www.opm.gov/insure/life/index.asp

      -Long Term Care Insurance -  http://www.opm.gov/insure/ltc/

      -Retirement Program - http://www.opm.gov/retire/index.asp


Other Information

This position with the Arkansas National Guard is a Title 32 USC 709 position, not Title 5, and as such has different Reduction In Force (RIF) criteria, certain grade and promotion limitations, and no Veterans Preference.  Direct Deposit/Electronic Funds Transfer of Civilian Pay is required as a condition of employment/promotion/reassignment.  Initial in-processing of new employees will include enrollment procedures.  Permanent Change of Station (PCS) is not authorized.

THE ARKANSAS NATIONAL GUARD IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, AND AS SUCH, ALL COMPLETE APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POSITION WILL RECEIVE CONSIDERATION WITHOUT DISCRIMINATION FOR ANY NON-MERIT FACTORS, SUCH AS RACE, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN, POLITICS, MARITAL STATUS, AGE, OR MEMBERSHIP OR NON-MEMBERSHIP IN AN EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION.



Job Details

Date Posted May 10, 2018
Date Closes June 9, 2018
Requisition 466781700
Located In Little rock afb, AR
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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