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Information Systems Security Manager

Sonalysts, Inc. is seeking a technician who, once cleared, will work as the Information Systems Security Manager to provide computing services to the analysts and software engineers.  

 What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Advising and interfacing with the Facility Security Officer (FSO) on security considerations in applications systems procurement or development, implementation, operation and maintenance, and disposal activities (i.e., system development life cycle management)

  • Managing and resolving system vulnerabilities by performing vulnerability scans, analyzing results, and implementing system remediation

  • Assisting in the maintenance of system security plans and contingency plans for all systems under their responsibility

  • Operating and maintaining Windows-based stand-alone domain with associated workstations

  • Day-to-day server and network operations: installing, configuring, upgrading software, troubleshooting and resolving network/computer/peripheral issues

  • Maintaining trouble/maintenance log

  • Maintaining inventory of hardware and software

  • Assisting in the testing of various software applications

  • Completing security and Information Assurance (IA) training as required, achieving a minimum of 40 hrs/yr of continuing education per DOD IA workforce improvement program

  • Occasionally traveling to receive training or to complete system installations


What’s In It For You?

  • Working on challenging and innovative projects

  • Learning and applying new tools and technologies

  • Becoming an integral part of an innovative employee-owned company which provides flexible work schedule, paid vacation time, educational reimbursement program, health (medical and dental) benefits, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) AND 401k plans.


Required Qualifications:

  • Experience with Microsoft Windows 7 (or higher)

  • General knowledge of TCP/IP networking

  • Must be a U.S. citizen, eligible for security clearance


Strong candidates will have one or more of the following preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Experience following DoD IA doctrine

  • Experience with Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 (or higher)

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory

  • Hold current DOD Information Assurance Workforce (IAWF) certification(s) (e.g., GSEC, Security+, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, GCIH, CGED, CISSP, CASP) or have the ability to obtain certification within 6 months of employment

  • Experience with network monitoring, testing and troubleshooting tools/utilities

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft SQL server

  • Experience following RMF and/or DIACAP and/or the Air Force Certification and Accreditation Program (AFCAP); and/or NIST SP 800 series publications

  • Experience with vulnerability scanning tools and techniques (Nessus/ACAS, Nmap, Eye Retina, Nexpose, Metasploit), Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools and techniques

  • Experience with vulnerability management to include creating and updating the Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) for an information system’s IA package, testing, applying, and verifying software updates and patches from an IA perspective

  • Knowledgeable in the use of scripting languages/tools to automate information system administration and security functions (Shell Script, PowerShell, Python, etc.)

  • Experience with applying security hardening techniques and procedures on information systems (Linux/Windows/Mac, etc.)

  • Experience with Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) tools

Please verify U.S. citizenship in your resume or cover letter.  Submissions without a statement verifying U.S. citizenship will not be considered.


Send resume to Sonalysts, Inc., 215 Waterford Parkway North, Waterford, CT  06385 or  Reply to Ad 919.


Sonalysts, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, disability or other basis protected by law.

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Waterford, CT 06385

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