Title Information Assurance – DIACAP Specialist
Salary TBD
Position Type Contract to Permanent
Job Information
We are currently seeking a Secret cleared Information Assurance- DIACAP Specialist for one of our commercial clients. internal opportunity that absolutely requires candidates to possess an Information Assurance- FISMA, DIACAP or DoD RMF background and experience in working with commercial clients meeting DoD-regulations.


Job Description:
Demonstrated ability to produce a comprehensive DIACAP documentation package. Resource will assist in the preparation of required documentation and coordination with internal system owners, IT Department, Independent Verification & Validation (IV&V) team, Certifying Authority (CA), and Designated Approval Authority (DAA) to obtain system security accreditation to include boundary definition, certification procedures and criteria, certification evaluation reports and reports of findings. Resource will generate and update artifacts of the DoD Information Assurance Process (DIACAP); i.e., Security Implementation Plan (SIP), DIACAP Implementation Plan (DIP), system diagrams (logical, physical, and data flow), Hardware/Software/Firmware Inventory, Interface & Ports, Protocols and Services listing. Resource should also be able to develop Security CONOPS; Incident Report Planning and Procedures; Risk Assessments; Contingency Plans; Configuration Management Plans; Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and related documentation. Ability to understand Plan of Actions & Milestones (POA&M), update and verify remediation actions.

Required Skills:
Conduct DIACAP lifecycle work, including documentation, implementing and testing applicable IA controls, conducting testing activities, recording compliance status, maintaining IT security POA&Ms, and performing scheduled reviews.
Ability to run audit scans, and provide analysis of results. Ability to communicate scan results with System Administrators, as well as provide direction as needed to facilitate remediation.

  • Vulnerability management (scanning, patching, remediation)
  • Incident response experience
  • Understanding of DISA STIGs and ability to provide direction based on STIGs
  • Resource will coordinate with the IAM, System Admin, and system owner to coordinate all required DIACAP actions.
  • Ability to create, review, and maintain documentation relative to the DIACAP process
  • Candidate should be able to work well with a team, have solid organization skills, communication skills and be a self-starter.
  • Experience implementing and enforcing DIACAP standards.
  • Experience with STIGs and application level lockdowns.

Preferred Skills:
3-5 Years Experience in DoD environment
Security+ certification or higher required within 6 months of start. Nessus,UNIX Scripting, Security Engineering, STIG, SCAP, SRR experience
Experience creating security policies and procedures
Lead DIACAP efforts for systems certification cycle.
LINUX, UNIX, Windows Administration
Additional projects as assigned



  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree, military service or industry specific training

If you meet the qualifications, please contact us today to learn how you can join our team!  Praetorian Secure, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This company does not and will not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items.


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