This position is located in the Information Technology (IT) Audit Directorate, within the Office of Audit (OA), of the Office of Inspector General(OIG). The Directorate performs highly technical and complex audits and evaluations of information systems security programs and practices of the Department of Treasury (Treasury) and component entities, and other Federal entities under the jurisdictional oversight of the OIG. The incumbent IT Specialist provides direct support to the IT Audit Directorate by conducting audits and evaluations on the implementation and practices of Treasury's information systems security programs to ensure security controls are appropriately applied to IT systems for the protection of privacy and to ensure confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information. Treasury IT systems include both unclassified and national security systems, the latter including collateral systems and intelligence systems.Learn more about this agency
As an Information Technology Specialist (Information Security), you will:
- Conduct and/or oversee analyses and assessments of IT systems to identify vulnerabilities, risks,and protection needs.
- Plan, conduct, and leads security control test work including but not limited to:(1) information systems vulnerability assessments, (2) penetration tests, (3) disaster recovery exercise assessments,(4) Federal Information Security Modernization Act compliance testing, (5) cloud systems control assessments, (6) virtualization control assessments, and (7) web security analyses.
- Conduct and/or oversee assessments of policies, procedures, contingency plans, and other documentation to ensure information systems reliability and accessibility and to prevent and detect unauthorized access to systems, networks, and data.
Occasional travel - Occasional Travel may be required
Who May Apply
This job is open to…U.S. citizens or U.S. Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.
This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/493475700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.