Cross-domain Solutions Specialist
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Cross-domain Solutions Specialist - Ft. Meade, MD

Job ID : 1515

Clearance required for this job : Full-Scope Poly

Cross-domain Solutions Specialist
Clearance Level: Full-Scope Poly
Location: Ft. Meade, MD

Cross-domain Solutions Specialist  

Position Description:

Successful Candidates should have experience and education in support of the following
• Designs, refines, implements, standardizes, deploys, maintains, and evaluates cross domain solutions
• Contributes to security planning, assessment, risk analysis, and risk management
• Provides technical support to engineering teams
• Provides recommendations on corporate solutions to resolve security requirements
• Supports Government enforcement of the design and implementation of trusted relationships among external systems and architectures
• Helps to identify gaps in CDS capabilities, designs solutions for the gaps, and collaborates with engineering teams in implementing those solutions
• Reports on current status and capabilities of CDS solutions
• Participates on engineering teams to standardize procedures to provide repeatable processes and test results
• Forecasts hardware and software license needs for design and deployment activities
• Provides Tier 3 and/or Tier 4 support for legacy and next-generation CDS deployments
• Provides feedback on system integration to the Senior Cross-Domain Solution Specialist

Job Requirements:  
TS/SCI with Poly
B.S. in Computer Science or related technical field may be substituted for four years of engineering experience
• Four years engineering experience
• One year experience designing, deploying, and maintaining cross-domain solutions
• One year engineering experience in CDS
• One year experience in system security design processes, defense-in-depth/breadth, engineering life cycle, information domains, principles of IA (confidentiality, integrity, non-repudiation, availability, access control), and security testing
• One year experience with underlying security architectures of Trusted Solaris 8, Solaris 10 TX, and SELinux-based guard solutions
• One year experience using XACML (eXtensible Access Control Markup Language) and its application to CDS
• One year experience with the performance and security capabilities of the cross domain solution set
• One year experience in responding to trouble calls and outages and the inherent problems of maintaining operational CDS deployments
• One year experience in integrating obligations/policies to enhance the security and stabilization of CDS platforms
• One year experience identifying software bugs and shortcomings in PL4 guards
• One year experience in deploying CDS to CONUS locations and working with local Government personnel to complete integrations
• One year experience working with CDS design teams to identify and structure the appropriate CDS for enterprise guard farm and mission specific solutions
• One year experience engineering hardened Linux and/or Solaris OS loads for use in CDS
• One year experience guiding a system or solution through the Security Authorization Process, in accordance with DCID 6/3 and the NISCAP
• documentation process
• One year experience managing Red Hat 4.6-5.5, Solaris 10, and Solaris 10 w/ Trusted Extensions systems
• A Red Hat Certified Technician
• One year experience creating and modifying bash and/or perl scripts

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