TechTrend, Inc. is currently seeking an Information System Security Engineer/Analyst to plan and conduct system security verification and validation, testing, quality assurance, and/or process improvement.  With guidance, the selected candidate will analyze system security problems that arise with the use of automated systems.

The selected candidate will support multiple initiatives involving USDA-Forest Service systems security solutions and implementations. Individual shall develop high quality assessments that provide an understanding and resolution to security related events and problem sets. Individual shall analyze and recommend resolution of systems security problems based on a working knowledge of the disciplines of Information Systems Security.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Conduct fact finding, investigation, and analysis, with some testing requirements, in order to define objectives for given security problems.
  • Assists with preparing briefings and may make presentations system security enhancements or alternatives.
  • Must have technical ability with database entry, SharePoint or similar information and knowledge management tools.
  • Position requires competence in most phases of system analysis and knowledge of pertinent system software and computer equipment and of the work processes, applicable regulations, work load, and practices of the U.S. Government land and resources management agencies.
  • Must be able to recognize probable interactions of related computer systems and predicts security impact of a system change.
  • Able to work independently under overall project objectives and requirements; apprises supervisor about progress and unusual complications.

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent and 4 years of relevant experience in a U.S. Government land or resources management agency.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Must be able to pass background check and provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

 

Work Location
Boise, Idaho

Position Type
Full-Time

Benefits

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Coverage
  • Paid Time Off
  • All Federal Holidays
  • 401(k) Plan

 

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