SAIC HBSS Information Security Specialist Job in North Charleston, South Carolina

HBSS Information Security Specialist (Job Number:435578)


SAIC is seeking a HBSS Information Security Specialist in North Charleston, SC to support a DOD client.

Job Description

  • Provide day to day support for matters dealing with HBSS to include deployment, implementation and sustainment.

  • Correlate incident data to identify specific vulnerabilities and make recommendations that enable remediation.

  • Perform analysis of log files from a variety of sources to identify possible threats to network security.

  • Perform computer network defense incident triage to include determining scope, urgency, and potential impact.

  • Apply security policies to applications that interface with one another.

  • Apply service oriented security architecture principles to meet organization’s confidentiality, integrity, and availability requirements.

  • Discover organizational trends with regard to the security posture of systems.

  • Validate HBSS system alerts against network traffic using packet analysis tools.

  • Perform security reviews and identify security gaps in security architecture resulting in recommendations for the inclusion into the risk mitigation strategy.

  • Monitor/Analyze Rogue System Detection and respond/report IAW approved Navy TTPs/SOPs

  • Timely entry of communication and tasking into the ticket management tool (Remedy).


Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors and two (2) years or more experience or 6 years of related experience without the degree.

  • US Citizen with the ability to obtain a DOD Secret clearance.

  • Security+ certification

  • Knowledge and experience in working with the McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention System.

  • Knowledge and experience in working with McAfee

  • Data Loss Prevention Endpoint

  • Ability to work independently/with others to resolve computer security incidents.

  • Organizational skills

  • McAfee HBSS ePO administration

  • Knowledge of IA principles and organizational requirements

Desired Experience:

  • Experiences working within remedy a plus.

  • A working knowledge of how system components are installed, integrated and optimized is also a plus.

  • Knowledge of IT security principles and methods, such as firewalls, demilitarized zones, and encryption is a plus.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC¿s approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see ( My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Apr 16, 2018, 4:29:44 PM

Primary Location: United States-SC-NORTH CHARLESTON

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: None

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time