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Monday, August 10, 2020

Ambiance - ISSE

Information System Security Engineer

Splunk Architect

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Clearance: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Job Description:

Zavda was founded in 2006 and is a SDB certified, Service Disabled Veteran owned, and Woman owned small business that offers leading IT management, Intel, and Cyber opportunities in both the private and public sector. Zavda is looking for an Information System Security Engineer to join the team to partner with security, development and operation teams to facilitate log ingestion and analysis. Participate in requirements gathering, prototyping, architecting, and triaging of operational issues and maintains, upgrades, advises and cross-trains team members on the operation of the Splunk platform.


        Experience SPLUNK and ITSI. 

        Knowledge of cloud computing platforms

        Scripting and coding experience is a plus

·         Eight (8) years’ experience

o   integrating information assurance disciplines into the system design, development, integration and implementation

·         Five (5) years’ experience

o   experience applying of Federal, NSA, intelligence community and DoD Information Security regulations, publications, and policy. 

·         Four (4) years’ experience

o   developing security plans for employing enterprise wide security architecture.

o   assessing and auditing network penetration testing antivirus planning assistance, risk analysis and incident response.

o   experience applying security risk assessment methodology to system development, including threat model development, vulnerability assessments, and resulting security risk analysis.

o   experience with the NSA Certification and Accreditation process (NISCAP).

·         Three (3) years’ experience

o   enforcing the design and implementation of trusted relationships among external agency systems and architectures.

o   with an intelligence community or signals intelligence activity.

·         Shall have two (2) years’ experience

o   identifying Information Protection needs and define System Security Requirements; designing System Security Architecture; developing detailed Security Designs

o   with Defense in Depth principles and technology including access/control, authorization, identification and authentication, public key infrastructure, network, and enterprise security architecture.

o   in the implementation of cross domain solutions e.g. an information assurance solution that provides the ability to manually and/or automatically access and/or transfer between two or more differing security domains.

o   experience developing systems that process information with different classifications and categories that simultaneously permits access by users with different security clearances and denies access to users who lack authorization.

o   in network security certifications, experience in system certifications


·         SPLUNK Architecture Certification

·         At least one Information Security Certification (Security +, CISSP, CISM, etc…)


Bachelor’s degree in a related field (Business Management, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Management, Program Management, etc.) or two (2) years of additional relevant experience above all experience requirements listed, in lieu of a bachelor’s degree.

Job Location:

Hanover, MD

Zavda is a small business and an equal opportunity employer- Veteran/Female/Minorities/Individual with Disabilities.  With Zavda you have the opportunity to provide dependable solutions and support that with benefit the national security missions.  Zavda prides itself to providing continual professional growth and success for the Zavda Team.

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