1+ months

Information Security Specialist

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.
Honolulu, HI 96823


HII Mission Driven Innovative Solutions (MDIS) is a business group within Technical Solutions; a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) that delivers professional services to a wide variety of government and commercial customers worldwide. HII MDIS has over 2100 employees worldwide.

We are looking for several Information Security Specialists to support a government client in INDOPACOM.


+ Safeguards information system assets by identifying and solving potential and actual security problems.

+ Protects system by defining access privileges, control structures, and resources.

+ Recognizes problems by identifying abnormalities; reporting violations.

+ Implements security improvements by assessing current situation; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements.

+ Determines security violations and inefficiencies by conducting periodic audits.

+ Upgrades system by implementing and maintaining security controls.

+ Keeps users informed by preparing performance reports; communicating system status.

+ Maintains quality service by following organization standards.

+ Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing publications.

+ Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

+ Other duties may be assigned, as necessary.


Qualifications and Experience:

Required -

+ Experience with:

+ System administration

+ Network security

+ Problem solving

+ Information security policies

+ On-call network troubleshooting

+ Firewall administration

+ Network protocols

+ Routers, hubs, and switches

+ Informing others

+ Process improvement

+ Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent education or work experience

+ 4+ years of prior relevant experience

+ Advanced certifications such as SANS GIAC/GCIA/GCIH, CISSP or CASP and/or SIEM-specific training and certification

+ Hold DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 baseline certification (Security+ CE or equivalent) at start date

+ Advanced understanding of TCP/IP, common networking ports and protocols, traffic flow, system administration, OSI model, defense-in-depth and common security elements.

+ Hands-on experience analyzing high volumes of logs, network data (e.g. Netflow, FPC), and other attack artifacts in support of incident investigations

+ Experience with vulnerability scanning solutions

+ Familiarity with the DOD Information Assurance Vulnerability Management program.

+ Proficiency with any of the following: Anti-Virus, HIPS, ID/PS, Full Packet Capture, Host-Based Forensics, Network Forensics, and RSA Security

+ In-depth knowledge of architecture, engineering, and operations of at least one enterprise SIEM platform (e.g. Nitro/McAfee Enterprise Security Manager, ArcSight, QRadar, LogLogic, Splunk)

+ Experience developing and deploying signatures (e.g. YARA, Snort, Suricata, HIPS)

+ Understanding of mobile technology and OS (i.e. Android, iOS, Windows), VMware technology, and Unix and basic Unix command.

+ Clearance: Must possess a Top Secret with SCI eligibility.


+ Must have TS/SCI clearance

+ All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

Physical Demands - The physical demands described here are representative of those that may need to be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.

HII Mission Driven Innovative Solutions (HII-MDIS), formerly Fulcrum, is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/DisabilityCJ

Job LocationsUS-HI-Honolulu

Clearance RequiredTop Secret / SCI

Job ID2019-2191

# of Openings1

CategoryInformation Technology

TypeFull Time


Posted: 2019-12-18 Expires: 2020-03-18

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