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ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Information Assurance Analyst in Woodlawn, Maryland

ICF is seeking an experienced Information Assurance Analyst and Systems Administrator to support a federal customer in activities associated with maintaining a comprehensive HSPD-12 and FICAM relevant accreditation boundary.

Schedule: The candidate will work a standard 8 work-hour day, Monday through Friday, with core hours from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Will telework during pandemic and work onsite at the Agency site in Woodlawn, MD., post pandemic.

Key Responsibilities:

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Provide subject matter expertise in Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) and National Institute of Standards (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-53 and relevant overlays

  • Will develop and maintain documentation supporting the boundary's Authority to Operate (ATO)

  • Will assist in annual and triennial certification efforts with the agency’s assessment teams

  • Provide oversight of boundary inclusive vulnerability assessment remediation

  • Develop and manage plans of actions and milestones (POA&M)

  • Provide Level 3 technical support for vulnerability remediation activities

  • Assist with planning, implementation, and validation testing of systems within the accreditation boundary

  • Develop, maintain, and implement check lists and test cases to ensure system compliance with Federal requirements

  • Work with ICF technical leadership and team members to meet contract deliverables

  • Support other related client tasks, as needed

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 4 years' experience in Information Assurance

  • 3 years' experience in Windows Systems Administration

  • Demonstrated experience with NIST SP 800-53

  • Demonstrated experience with multi-factor authentication with smart cards

  • The candidate would be required to pass a Federal National Agency Check with Inquiries (NACI) background investigation for this role.

Preferred Experience:

  • Strong understanding and hands-on knowledge of PKI concepts and practices

  • Working knowledge of vulnerability scanning tools such as NESSUS

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)

  • Working knowledge of Network Access Control (NAC) technologies

  • Working knowledge of all NIST publications related to the HSPD-12 and FICAM domain: FIPS201-2, SP800-73, SP800-76, SP800-78, SP800-116

Professional Skills:

  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision making capabilities

  • Team player with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy ( .

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law ( and Pay Transparency Statement ( .

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About ICF

ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI) is a global consulting services company with over 7,000 full and part-time employees, but we are not your typical consultants. At ICF, business analysts and policy specialists work together with digital strategists, data scientists and creatives. We combine unmatched industry expertise with cutting-edge engagement capabilities to help organizations solve their most complex challenges. Since 1969, public and private sector clients have worked with ICF to navigate change and shape the future. Learn more at