Information Assurance Security Manager - 31705 in Norfolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 7/6/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position Summary

The Information Assurance Security Manager establishes and administers the overall strategies and procedures for the information Assurance function.


  • Oversees team that ensures that all data encoded and saved as computer files is guarded against unauthorized use.
  • Ensures that security policies, procedures and directives of the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual NISPOM DCID 6 3 and JAFAN 6 3 manuals.
  • Manages experienced professionals in the fields of information assurance, computer security, information privacy and digital forensics in the development, preparation, implementation and maintenance of information assurance and computer security plans and standard operating procedures, certifications and accreditation activities.
  • Maintains the oversight and compliance of existing information systems through technical reviews and system auditing. Interfaces with program management and clients on security requirements implementation, required documentation, and classification management.
  • Provides information systems security guidance awareness and training and participates in customer security inspections and reviews.
  • Manages, develops, prepares, implements, and maintains of security plans standard operating procedures SOPs and security test and evaluation plans 
  • Collaborates with internal security and IT staff to ensure the continued compliance and secure operation of accredited information systems.
  • Keeps abreast of industry best practices and trends, as well as new technologies, and then plans and advises for implementation.
  • Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in an Information Technology related field. In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 10 years applicable work experience.  Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.  A Masters Degree is desired.
  • IA Industry Certification is preferred.
  • At least 7 years of relevant IT experience and 5 years of managerial experience in DoD efforts.
  • Must be a US citizen. An active Top Secret clearance is required for this position.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Leadership and management skills as evidenced by previous work experience.
  • Strong customer service orientation.



Security Clearance: None

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