Smartronix Information Assurance Engineer in Ridgecrest, California

Information Assurance Engineer

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Job Description

Smartronix, Inc., is an information technology and engineering solutions provider specializing in Cloud Computing, Cyber Security, Health IT, Network Operations, and Mission-Focused Engineering.


  • Designs, develops, implements and manages security standards, plans and procedures for new and existing computer assets.

  • Reviews and validates security risks and framework gaps in security programs.

  • Develops and implements information assurance/security standards and procedures.

  • Coordinates, develops, and evaluates security programs for an organization.

  • Recommends information assurance/security solutions to support customers’ requirements.

  • Identifies, reports, and resolves security violations.

  • Establishes and satisfies information assurance and security requirements based upon the analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands.

  • Supports customers at the highest levels in the development and implementation of doctrine and policies.

  • Applies know-how to government and commercial common user systems, as well as to dedicated special purpose systems requiring specialized security features and procedures.

  • Performs analysis, design, and development of security features for system architectures.

  • Analyzes and defines security requirements for computer systems which may include mainframes, workstations, and personal computers.

  • Designs, develops, engineers, and implements solutions that meet security requirements.

  • Provides integration and implementation of the computer system security solution.

  • Analyzes general information assurance-related technical problems and provides basic engineering and technical support in solving these problems.

  • Performs vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle.

  • Ensures that all information systems are functional and secure.#CJPOST

Required Skills

  • Demonstrated experience to support and maintain security processes, procedures and policies for all platforms and networks.

  • Demonstrated experience in developing and drafting project milestones, progress monitoring, quality control, maintenance, or training documentation related to information assurance activities.

  • Demonstrated experience in the implementation of RMF policies and procedures.

  • Demonstrated experience in FISMA compliance reporting.

  • Demonstrated experience in the implementation of DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), ACAS scans and or SCC scans.

  • Demonstrated experience in leading and assisting in the implementation and maintenance of new security technologies.

  • Demonstrated experience in managing Automated Information Systems associated with Unclassified, Secret, and Special Access JPOs.

  • Demonstrated experience to develop solutions to problems relating to improvement of information assurance effectiveness, work methods, and resources requirements, utilization or control.

  • Demonstrated experience in the use of automated management information systems in performing fact finding, analytical, and advisory functions related to information assurance activities.

  • Trained in the following: RMF, JSIG, Document Detective Data Transfer Agent (DTA), and CMRS.

  • Management Level I certification in accordance with DoDD 8140.01 “Cyberspace Workforce Management” (or achieve within six months after TOA).

Required Experience

  • BS or BA degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a "Relevant Technical Discipline". Minimum Experience Required:

  • ALLOWABLE SUBSTITUTION: An AS or AA degree and an additional four (4) years of experience can be substituted for a BS or BS degree OR an additional eight (8) years of experience may be substituted for a BS or BA.

  • At least six (6) years’ experience with information systems in multiple IT resources (e.g., the Defense Security Assistance Management System (DSAMS); the Defense Integrated Financial System (DIFS); the Management Information System for International Logistics (MISIL).

  • Minimum of (3) years of Information Assurance Officer experience, to include development of DoD Accreditation packages.

  • Secret clearance required at time of hire. A Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) completed within the past five years is required. Individual must be eligible under the SAP Nomination Process for access to SAP/SAR.

Job Location

Ridgecrest, California, United States

Position Type


US Citizenship Required


Degree Required


Clearance Level Required

  1. SAP