ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Information Assurance System Administrator in Aberdeen, Maryland


Information Assurance Systems Administrator

Aberdeen, MD

The candidate will function as a Systems Administrator and Information Assurance Support Officer (IASO) for laboratory systems. The IASO/SA will also provide the Information Assurance Manager's (IAM) office with support and guidance through established Department of Defense (DoD) and Army policies and well as organizational policies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Keep lab systems up to date and compliant with all IA requirements (Antivirus, IAVA and patching compliance, DISA STIGs, etc)

  • Assist the IAM office in ensuring initial and annual Cyber Security Challenge training is completed for users

  • Prepare, distribute, and maintain plans, instructions, and SOPs concerning system security

  • Ensure log files and audits are maintained and reviewed for all systems and that authentication (for example, password) policies are audited for compliance

  • Report Security Violations to the IAM office and work through any mitigating tasks as needed

  • Work with end users and the IAM office to have software procured by end users and facilitate installation to end user's systems

  • Manage access on the CA Catalog for licensed software packages such as Ansys, Hyperworks, Mathmatica, Sigmaplot, Comsol, etc

  • Serve as POC for maintenance renewal of purchased software such as Mathmatica, Sigmaplot, etc

  • Write and review Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

  • Provide quality customer service


Basic Qualifications:

  • 2 years relevant IASO/SA experience

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft, Apple and UNIX operating systems

  • Working knowledge of system administration, patch management, etc.

  • Experience supporting infrastructure in accordance with DOD policies and procedures

  • DoD Top Secret Security clearance

  • DoD 8570 compliant by obtaining/maintaining required certifications such as; Security etc

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to develop effective written procedures and SOPs to guide daily operations

  • Customer friendly

  • Able to multi-task

  • Excellent problem solving skills

  • Skilled with Microsoft Office products for creating documents using Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to develop and execute detailed written plans for complex software and hardware implementations

Preferred skills:

  • Technical certifications (particularly in the security domain) are a plus

  • Understanding of DoD and Army IA policies, guidance, and best practices

  • Experience configuring systems according to the DISA STIGs

  • Competent understanding of network architecture

ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE - Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

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Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. ICF-together for tomorrow.

Location: Maryland-Aberdeen

Requisition ID: 1800001392