Applied Memetics LLC Product Analyst, Senior in Chantilly, Virginia
Applied Memetics LLC (AM LLC) is seeking a Product Analyst, Senior to provide on-site technical support to the Veterans Affairs (VA) administration. The successful candidate will support the Office of Information Technology (OI&T) to identify and remediate existing and future vulnerabilities.
A Senior Product Analyst must have experience in assessing various developer toolkits, identifying strengths and weaknesses for use in different environments. A senior Product analyst must be able to evaluate software or hardware products and be able to evaluate the risks and benefits of incorporating these products in various IT systems and networks.
An applicant should be able to explain how they analyze a situation, develop criteria, recommend a product(s) solution, document results, and work with stakeholders to validate a successful outcome. An applicant should have an in-depth knowledge of different IT applications and be able to provide multiple examples of how they have created solutions for former client issues. The ability to identify and document stakeholders is desirable.
Applicants with multi-factor authentication and PKI experience are highly sought.
Background: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is the Federal Government's second largest cabinet agency with 320,000 employees. When viewed from an information technology (IT) perspective, OI&T is one of the nation's largest consolidated IT organizations with:
-$3.1 billion budget (FY12)
-Nearly 7,500 employees
-More than 300,000 desktop computers
-Approximately 30,000 laptop computers
-Nearly 450,000 email accounts
The Continuous Readiness in Information Security Protection (CRISP) program began as a VA-wide initiative launched in March 2012 to address MWs by concentrating on:
-Managing appropriate access control for users and reducing out-dated personnel clearances
-Testing contingency plans for data breaches
-Providing information security training for users, contractors, volunteers
-Developing initial baseline configurations
-Improving data-center web application security
Bachelor's Degree in Business Discipline and 10 years of experience
8 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education
Ability to facilitate and coordinate efforts with key government and non-government stakeholders
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Ability to obtain a security clearance
Demonstrates strong quantitative, analytical and conceptual thinking skills
Must work well within a time sensitive environment
Experience working in Federal Government environments is preferred.
External Company URL: http://www.appliedmemeticsllc.com/