Information Assurance III

KWT-Al Jaber Air Base
Job ID
Number of Positions
Job Function
Information Technology
Security Clearance Level
Full/Part Time
Full Time

Job Description

Must have lead level of experience working with the following:

  • Tactical and strategic security issues of systems and networks, and associated requirements specific to deployed architecture
  • Network security, network and systems intrusion detections, advanced devices, firewalls, and software specific to the Department of Defense
  • Server operations including installation, configuration, optimization, and analyzing logs on Windows operating systems (including Server 2003/2007 and modern desktop versions)
  • Cisco IOS, CAT OS, configuration of Cisco routers and switches
  • Server operations including installation, configuration, optimization, and analyzing logs on Unix operating systems (including Linux and Solaris)
  • Expert in all functions of both DoD 8570-defined IAT Level I and IAT Level II positions


Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.


Must meet the certification requirement of DoD 8570.01-M or otherwise stated in SPIN-C or individual task order. The applicant is expected to have, but is not limited to, one or more IT certifications from each group:


Group 1: Information Technology Certification Requirements

  • Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) – Microsoft Exchange/Windows Server
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
  • CompTIA Linux +
  • Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)


Group 2: IA Technology Certification Requirements

  • GIAC Certified Firewall Analyst (GCFW)
  • GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
  • GIAC Certified Windows Security Administrator (GCWN)
  • GIAC Certified UNIX Security Administrator (GCUX)
  • GIAC Systems and Network Auditor (GSNA)
  • GIAC IT Security Audit Essentials (GSAE)
  • GIAC Systems and Network Auditor (GSNA)
  • GIAC Certified Security Consult ant (GCSC)
  • GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)


Group 3: IAT Level II Requirements

  • Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) Security Essentials Certification (GSEC)
  • CompTIA Security +
  • Security Certified Network Professional (SCNP)
  • Systems Security, Certified Practitioner (SSCP)


Group 4: IAT Level III Requirements

  • Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA)
  • GIAC Security Expert (GSE)
  • Security Certified Network Architect (SCNA)
  • Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) or Associate
  • Certification and Accreditation Professional (CAP)
  • GIAC Information Security Fundamentals (GISF)
  • GIAC Security Leadership Certification (GSLC)
  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)



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