Information Assurance Engineer (DIGI-0053)

Quantico, Virginia, United States | NCIS-ITDS | Full-time


Leading with our people, Digital Consultants mission is to deliver the highest level of professional solutions while being a trusted partner and advisor to our customers. With a culture of practicality, opportunity and creativity we remain dedicated to being honest, trustworthy, respectful, and ethical in everything we do.  We are a certified SBA 8(a) small disadvantaged business that supports multiple IT customers within the Federal, civilian and private sectors.  Digital Consultants also offers our employees growth opportunities, competitive wages, and a full benefits package.  Our founding principles, Fairness and Common Sense, make working here more than a job, it’s the Digital family.


Digital Consultants is seeking an Information Assurance Engineer to join our team!

Duties to include:

  • Designs, develops, engineers, and implements solutions that meet DON security requirements
  • Responsible for ensuring the integration and implementation of computer system security solutions
  • Performs risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle
  • Identifies test requirements and tools based upon system architectures
  • Develops, reviews and implements security test plans and procedures
  • Establishes and satisfies system-wide information security requirements based on analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands
  • Supports the Government Cyber security Managers in the development and implementation of cyber security doctrine and policies
  • Initiates, prepares, processes and monitors DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation (C&A) Process (DIACAP) and Assessment and Authorization (A&A) Risk Management Framework (RMF) packages; ensures existing C&A and A&A packages are maintained in a compliant status; verifies and validates C&A and A&A package requirements and configuration modifications are performed and tested
  • Manages and maintains C&A and A&A packages using eMASS and XACTA tools
  • Reviews system engineering documentation, CONOPS, installation and configuration specifications to determine security requirements and to identify security concerns
  • Prepares briefing slides, status charts and support documentation as presentations for the client
  • Must have experience with using public key-based technologies for applications

Required Skills:

  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II Certification: Security +CE, CCNA Security, CySA++, GICSP, GSEC, or SSCP
  • 5+ years of experience in systems security discipline with specific emphasis on Navy Information Assurance practices
  • Experience in the development of Assessment and Authorization (A&A) and Certification and Accreditation plans (C&A)
  • Experience in Host Based Security Systems (HBSS), training and experience with Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) vulnerability scanning and Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS) tools
  • Experience preparing, processing, assessing, validating and maintaining DIACAP and RMF packages using eMASS and XACTA tools
  • Training or experience processing DIACAP to RMF transition packages

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Completed Navy RMF training
  • Fleet Cyber Command experience
  • Navy Qualified Validator (Level II or III) certification within 6mths of onboarding

Digital Consultants, an inclusive and welcoming company, is fully committed to committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, age (40 or older), disability, Veterans status or any other protected characteristic.

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