Vencore Information Assurance/Security Engineer III in San Diego, California


Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the U.S. Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems.

Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employs 3,800 engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do.

Vencore is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


Provides technical and programmatic Information Assurance Services to internal and external customers in support of the Navy's PEO C4I network and information security systems. The position will be responsible for monitoring PEO C4I program implementation of system security scanning and developing scan guidance, helping the organization implement processes and tools that ensure systems are patching via manual and automated tools, helping develop processes to ensure proper vulnerability remediation of systems during installation and/or System-of-systems Operational Testing (SOT), and helping monitor vulernability status on deployed/operations ships, subs, and shore sites. Requires knowledge of the RMF (Risk Management Framework) and/or DITSCAP (DoD Information Technology Security Certification and Accreditation Process) processes. Provides certification and accreditation support in the development of security and contingency plans and conducts complex risk and vulnerability assessments. Analyzes policies and procedures against Federal laws and regulations and provides recommendations for closing gaps. May recommend system enhancements to improve security deficiencies. Develops, tests and integrates computer and network security tools. Secures system configurations and installs security tools, scans systems in order to determine compliancy and report results and evaluates products and various aspects of system administration. Provides information assurance support for the development and implementation of C4I network security architectures to meet new and evolving security requirements. Evaluates, develops and enhances security requirements, policy and tools.


Bachelor's (or equivalent years of experience) in a technical discipline with 5 - 8yrs of experience, or a Master's and 3 to 5 yrs of experience.

Must have a COMPTIA Security+ or equivalent

Strong understanding of system vulnerability management and methods for patching vulernabilities.

Knowledge of SPAWAR/PEO C4I a plus.

Knowledge of the VRAM and SAILOR databases.


US-CA-San Diego

Job ID 2016-43416

# of Openings Remaining 1

Category Information Technology

Residency Status U.S. Citizenship Required

Clearance Secret

Employee Type Regular

Time Type Full Time