Serco Network/IS Security Specialist - Norman, OK NC52600552 in Norman, Oklahoma

Network/IS Security Specialist - Norman, OK NC52600552 Norman, OK, US

Job Description Monitor, evaluate, and maintain systems and procedures to protect the data systems and databases from unauthorized users.

Identify potential threats and respond to reported security violations.

Determine causes of security breaches and research, recommend, and implement changes to procedures to protect data from future violations.

Assist in educating users on security procedures.

Assist in the administration and operation of the Windows network.

Perform network administration which includes the addition and deletion of users, control access rights, manage services, monitor the network, provide support for remote access through a VPN, configuration and administration of network management software, software metering, and remote control of networked PCs, etc.

Administer the firewall. Create and implement security policies on the firewall as directed by the Government. Monitor the firewall logs for unusual activity such as port scans, DOS attacks, penetration attempts, etc.

Assist the Information System Security Officer (ISSO) in maintaining the security of the LAN by developing and maintaining all related security documentation for Certification and Accreditation such as the FISMA, risk analysis, security plan, etc.

Serco Inc. is using this posting for the purpose responding to a proposal. We are seeking qualified candidates in the event of a contract award. This position is not currently funded/active. Should Serco be awarded the contract, and you meet the qualifications of the position, you will be considered in the selection process.

Required Skills Requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or similar field and 5+ years’ experience in LAN administration, installing microcomputer hardware and software, the Internet, NIST 800 publication series on computer security, security monitoring and techniques. Relevant technical experience may be substituted for education on a case-by-case basis. The requirements include administration of Windows servers, installation and configuration of PC hardware and software, trouble shooting of hardware and software, and laptop configuration, development of security documentation, and security testing. Specifically, an extensive knowledge of the Windows server operating system, intrusion detection and prevention systems, NIST 800 publication series, Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA), risk analysis, and security monitoring is desired.

Employment Type Full time

Career Level

Job ID 52600552

Company Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. federal civilian agencies, the intelligence community, the Government of Canada, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently, while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco has approximately 6,000 employees with an annual revenue of $1 billion and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset, and our success directly relates to our employees. At Serco, we listen, respect and support our employees and through continuous training, development and information-sharing, we advance talent internally, enhancing career growth and progression which enables not only our employees to excel but enables our customers to excel as well. It is not just a job at Serco; at Serco, we offer career opportunities. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco's people share a passion for delivering ethical service, innovation, and a commitment to results. We trust our people to deliver. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).

Functional Area Systems Design & Engineering

Department Serco’s C5ISR business unit supports all branches of the U.S. military as they look to extend the life of critical legacy weapons systems and sensors, while seamlessly integrating these systems with the latest C5I environments. We support major transformation initiatives to deliver total situational awareness from the command center to the warfighter on the front line. We are focused on the design, systems engineering, project management, procurement, installation, training, testing, and field maintenance of these systems.

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