PKI Engineer

ALTA IT Services Rockville, MD
  • $100K - $120K Annual Salary
  • Full Time
  • Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 401K / Retirement
  • Employer Likely to Respond

PKI Engineer

Clearance Requirement: TS/SCI

Primary Location: Springfield VA

We are seeking PKI Engineer for services in support of Client to serve as a system security engineer responsible for designing, developing, and deploying a client's Logical Access Control System (LACS) across the department. Interface with various agencies within the client to drive LACS initiative, analyze and translate policies and business requirements into technical designs. Provide architecture and integration support services to include authentication, authorization, federation, self-service, provisioning, and workflow automation solutions spanning physical and logical access control environments.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Develop strategies, policies, and architecture to identify issues and gaps, and determine the requirements for the future state
  • Evaluate the current PKI infrastructure to identify the elements that provide clear return on investment and determine how to leverage those for future expansion
  • Assessment of the current-state PKI program, requirements, processes, standard operating procedures, and technologies
  • Assess and provide recommendations on how PKI technologies are deployed within the tactical environment
  • Travel as necessary to key locations to conduct Registration Authority (RA) and Local Registration Authority (LRA) PKI compliance audits
  • Assess and evaluate new and emerging PKI technologies that can be utilized across the Agency
  • Assist in customer satisfaction through effectively communicating and managing customer expectations

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience working in the Public Key Infrastructure, Identity Management Cyber Security, or related fields
  • Familiarity with Windows OS and the deployment/operation of PKI on Unix/Linux
  • Extensive PKI experience building, configuring, and supporting PKI Enterprise Infrastructure (OCSP, CEP/CES, NDES, CA, ADCS, issuing and recovering Certificates)
  • Understand Smartcard Technologies
  • Ability to Create and maintain system documentation for PKI and IAM technologies, including installation, configuration, and appropriate troubleshooting steps
  • Strong proficiency in cryptography and other IT security principals

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • Excellent writing and communication skills especially in regard to writing policy
  • Knowledgeable in the general principles supporting the Army-s implementation of PKI policies, guidelines, and procedures

ALTA IT Services, LLC. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other factor.

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