The GBS Group Information Security Analyst in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The GBS Group, an engineering services and consulting firm, is seeking a *Information Security Analyst *to join our team in the Philadelphia Navy Yard. Successful candidates will support our customers by analyzing, administrating and supporting the compliance of multiple systems per DOD-mandated Information Assurance and Cybersecurity standards.

Roles and responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

  • Administer and manage Information Assurance and Cybersecurity for multiple systems.
  • Develop and manage IA and Cybersecurity processes in accordance with DOD standards.
  • Maintains network security and ensures compliance with security policies and procedures. (DIACAP and RMF).
  • Evaluates hardware and software, including peripheral, output, and related equipment.
  • Participates in the development and implementation of network-related procedures and standards.
  • Develops and implements testing strategies and document results.
  • Provides advice and training to end-users.
  • Troubleshoots and resolves complex problems.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant hardware and software applications as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.
  • Identifies, installs, tests and verifies OS-level and software-level patches and/or STIGs in accordance with IA and Cybersecurity standards.

Candidates must possess the following professional experience and qualifications:

  • 2-5 years of directly related experience in network administration and support of Microsoft and/or Linux-based systems.
  • Demonstrated ability to administer a network and support multiple networked computers and printers.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of current communications devices and protocols, server and desktop technologies.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, activities and tasks simultaneously
  • Highly developed verbal and written communications

Candidates must possess the following Educational & Certification requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications and/or training and work experience.
  • Must have CompTIA Security+,CompTIA Network+, CompTIA A+ certifications.
  • Must have one of the following certifications: MCITPA:SA, RHCE or RHCSA.
  • Preferred certifications include MCITP:EA, VMWare's VCP, Microsoft Certified Professional.
  • Prior experience supporting the Certification & Accreditation process of DOD or US Navy systems.
  • Prior experience of as an entry or intermediate Navy Validator.
  • Experience with ACAS scanning software.

Candidates must possess or obtain the following requirements:

  • Must be able to obtain a secret security clearance.
  • U. S. Citizenship Required​​​

Company: The GBS Group

Location: Philadelphia

Department: Navy

Employment Type: Full Time