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In order to retain quality employees, we provide a full range of benefits including paid vacation and holidays, health/dental/vision insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, life insurance, and 401(k) retirement with company match.

Our current openings are listed below. Check back for periodic updates. If interested, send your cover letter and resume to Sam Hasan at sam[at]ics-nett.com

Our current openings are listed below. Check back for periodic updates. If interested, send your cover letter and resume to Sam Hasan at sam[at]ics-nett.com

ICS is hiring a Technical Writer supporting the proposal team for a permanent position to work in Fairfax, VA.

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in responding to Federal Government RFIs, RFPs at the IDIQ and Task Order level, and other responses at the contract program level as needed.
  • Participate in analyzing RFPs/RFQs/RFIs.
  • Participate in all proposal-related meetings such as Kick off, Win Theme Strategy, and Technical Solutions.
  • Collaborate closely with technical subject matter experts, to obtain sufficient information such as processes, methods and techniques required to author proposal sections, including technical approaches, management plans, and other content.
  • Develop and manage storyboards and mockups to help subject matter experts plan, develop, and review key concepts prior to developing proposal text.
  • Assemble proposal content authored by other writers into cohesive, compliant technical proposals.
  • Interface with technical professionals in the writing, editing, and publication of various types of documents such as specifications, manuals, reports, plans, training material and presentation.
  • Incorporate and address feedback and comments from Color team reviews.
  • Ensure content authored meets the compliance requirements.
  • Provides technical writing/editing support to other Company contracts when workloads permit.
  • Provides quality assurance check for all document deliverables.
  • The job will consist writing/enhancing management sections, executive summaries, technical responses, corporate experience and other areas as needed to support requirements

Required Areas of Knowledge:

  • Software & Application Development
  • Help Desk/Service Desk Support
  • Infrastructure/Systems Administration/Network Administration
  • Cyber Security
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Information Systems

Other Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university; field of study in English, Journalism, Marketing, Communications, or a related field preferred.
  • Experience and understanding of information technology, cyber security, information systems, big data analytics, cloud, call centers, help desk services.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to meet milestones and work in tight deadlines.
  • Ability to offer reasonable schedule flexibility to meet proposal requirements
  • Excellent research skills.

ICS is hiring an for Cyber Security Architect a brand new project with DSS to work in Quantico, VA. Supporting Defense Security Services (DSS) Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO).

Must be US Citizen/Active Top Secret is required.

Key Role:

  • Provide leadership and management of Cybersecurity and Information Assurance (IA) programs for DSS.
  • Meet with stakeholders regularly to assess needs and requirements, analyze IA metrics, identify trends and emerging technologies, threats, and mission requirements, and drive briefings to senior leadership.
  • Analyze enterprise–level IA policies, review other CIO and IT policies for compliance, as required, and cultivate relationships with higher headquarters and other stakeholders.
  • Provide leadership for the interpretation of higher–level policy, coordinate exceptions to policy with higher headquarters, as needed, identify IA requirements for major systems in acquisition or development to comply with published Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and policy, and oversee the requirements development and design process, if needed.
  • Provide leadership to improve portions of the DSS vulnerability management and Certification and Accreditation (C&A) processes, including reviewing or verifying Risk Management Framework packages, such as Plans of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms), evaluate the overall risk posed by vulnerabilities to DSS missions, networks, and data, and make recommendations to the staff for ATOs.
  • Oversee C&A and program protection activities within established timelines, recommend courses of action for program managers and system owners to ensure compliance with DSS orders and policy, and maintain an acceptable level of risk.
  • Track information system status and prioritize and plan for annual IA control compliance activities and validation towards mission assurance requirements and standards.
  • Support the development of Cybersecurity education, training, and awareness to client personnel, as required.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience with IA.
  • 8+ years of experience with DIACAP and RMF accreditation.
  • RMF
  • Knowledge of DoD 8510.01, DoDI 8500.01, AR 25–2, AR 380–5, AR 380–40, FIPS, DoD, and other IA and Cybersecurity policies.
  • TS/SCI clearance required.
  • BA or BS degree required.
  • DoD–Approved 8570 Security Certification- Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) 8570 certified.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with DIACAP and RMF.
  • Possession of excellent customer service and organization skills.
  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills.
ICS is hiring an Lead ISSE for a brand new project with DSS to work in Quantico, VA. Supporting The Office of the Defense Security Services (DSS) and sub-organizations including Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO), National Industrial Security Program (NISP), Industrial Security Program (ISP), Center for Development of Security Excellence (CDSE), Counterintelligence (CI), Threat Management Analysis Center (DITMAC) and DSS Director in developing the DSS Enterprise Architecture.

Number of Position: 1
Location: Quantico, VA
Must be a U.S. Citizen.
Active Top Secret is required.

Responsibilities:

  • Capture and refine information security requirement and ensures that they are effectively integrated in IS’s through purposeful security architecting, design, development, and configuration.
  • Develop and perform technical security assessments of complex systems
    Identify points of vulnerability, non-compliance with established Information Assurance (IA) standards and regulations, and recommend mitigation strategies.
  • Apply knowledge of IA policy, procedures, and workforce structure to implement secure system configurations
    Write Authorization and Accreditation (A&A) documentation and ensure the systems are operated and maintained in accordance with cybersecurity requirements, standards, guidelines, best practices.
  • Support security planning, assessment, risk analysis, and risk management for systems and programs.
  • Effectively communicate cybersecurity concepts and needs to DOD and Government Civilian leadership.
  • Interact with program managers and technical members in a diversified and fast paced team environment.
  • Identify overall security requirements for numerous, constantly evolving systems.
  • Collaborate with Program Managers, System Administrators (SA), and developers to ensure secure design and operation of systems with a diverse set of security and operational requirements.
  • Successfully balance security requirements with operational needs.
  • Provide Subject Matter Expert (SME) level solutions on all aspects of information security.
  • Perform key functions (above) and other security-related tasks as directed on multiple systems, at multiple sites, for multiple clients.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • BS degree from an accredited university in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Information Security Systems Engineering, or related field.
  • Ten (10) years of experience working in a cybersecurity related field.
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) 8570 certified to IAT Level III, IAM Level III, IASAE III, and CNDSP Manager.
ICS is hiring an IT System Security Assessment and Authorization for a brand new project 5 year program with DSS to work in Quantico, VA. Supporting The Office of the Defense Security Services (DSS) and sub-organizations including Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO), National Industrial Security Program (NISP), Industrial Security Program (ISP), Center for Development of Security Excellence (CDSE), Counterintelligence (CI), Threat Management Analysis Center (DITMAC) and DSS Director in developing the DSS Enterprise Architecture.

Number of Position: 3
Location: Quantico, VA
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Active Top Secret is required

Responsibilities:

  • Develop policies for IT security vulnerability and penetration testing; Develop, update, and provide for Government review, all DoD and other federal agency-specific Assessment and Authorization (A&A) documentation specified in Government A&A Framework and DoD 8510.01 as applicable; Maintain all records and documents supporting compliance with federal laws, directives, policies and procedures. Deliver in electronic form a copy of all records at contract termination; Provide Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) for correcting or mitigating weaknesses found during A&A assessments in accordance with Government policy for POA&Ms.
  • A&A Vulnerability Assessment ˗ Review A&A related scans and required security test and evaluations using mandated tools IAW DIA, DoD, DISA, and/or DSS-directed timelines. Conduct A&A related enterprise and subordinate enclave network vulnerability assessment using mandated tools IAW DIA, DoD, DISA, and/or DSS-directed timelines and A&A requirements; Perform required validation scanning, POA&M development, and reporting as directed by applicable policy and guidance; Maintain all records and documents supporting compliance with federal laws, directives, policies and procedures; Provide at all times free and open access to these records and documents by Government and other government entities as needed.
  • Maintain PM controlled Compliance/Documentation ˗ Develop, update and provide for review by Government, all Government PM controlled system-specific A&A documentation specified in Government A&A Framework and DoD 8510.01 as applicable; Maintain all records and documents supporting compliance with federal laws, directives, policies and procedures and provide at all times free and open access to these records and documents by Government and other government entities as needed; If assessments result in a finding or weakness, provide the Government PM POA&M for correcting or mitigating the weakness in accordance with Government policy for POA&Ms.
  • Off-site Building Inspections (requires travel) – DSS sites ˗ Conduct building inspections at DSS sites and provide inspection reports for review by Government utilizing security guidelines set forth by DISA and DSS A&A Program Policy; Ensure security control compliance of DSS IT assets at remote locations are compliant in accordance with DSS Remote Site Inspection Program Policy and DISA Traditional Security STIG requirements; Provide a POA&M for improving physical and technical security plans based on the results of conducted audits or reviews.
  • Protective Distribution Systems (PDS) ˗ Inspect and provide for review by Government, all PDS A&A documentation in accordance with Government and maintain all records and documents supporting compliance with federal laws, directives, policies and procedures; Provide at all times free and open access to these records and documents by Government and other government entities as needed.

Required Skills:

  • Meet or exceed DoD 8570.1 requirements as follows: Information Assurance Management (IAM) Level II which consists of either: CAP, GSLC, CISM, CASP, or CISSP.
  • 6-8 years of hands-on technical experience and knowledge with DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (SITGs) and the DoD C&A Process (DIACAP)/Risk Management Framework (RMF) and NIST SP 800-53 and strong test and evaluation background.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze applications based on the requirements listed in DoD 8510.01. CRISC, CNSS 4016, eMASS, SCCVI, and ACAS are a plus.

Degree & Years of Experience:

Bachelor with at least 10 years of experience or a Master with 6 to 8 years of experience. Certification Requirements: Meet or exceed DoD 8570.1 requirements as follows: Information Assurance Management (IAM) Level II which consists of either: CAP, GSLC, CISM, CASP, or CISSP.

We are hiring a Senior Accountant for permanent opportunity for our sister company Swiftships, Inc. in Fairfax, VA

Must be able to travel to (Morgan City, LA – Once a Month)

Swiftships has been a military and commercial vessel manufacturer since 1969. Swiftships’ delivery to all branches of the U.S. military, commercial/private companies, and 52 foreign countries has established Swiftships’ recognition as a leader in the shipbuilding industry today. U.S. Navy approved and ISO certified, Swiftships’ American quality build and innovative designs are the envy of the industry; its unique capabilities are designed to meet the real-world requirements and applications not only to the United States, but countless governments across the globe www.swiftships.com

Senior Accountant:

  • Responsible for preparation and review of monthly timely financial statements to management and banks and any other stakeholder there may be (BS, IS, CF) including supporting schedules for balance sheet support, critical P&L line item reconciliation support, as well as project detail support.
  • Has all reconciliation support sheets and GL journal entry sheets available to manager for review and sign off by business day 12 latest each month.
  • Establishes a regular monthly close process for company (ies) under responsibility, with financial statements issued by business day 15 latest to any and all stakeholders, including explanations of results and variances.
  • Maintain and supervise all aspects of AX 2012, or any other relevant ERP system; GL, AP, AR, Cash, Projects, People and administering the system.
  • Perform all project setup activities within ERP system.
  • Must be a fully involved, hands on, highly driven manager and be able to collaborate with employees, contractors, and management personnel.
  • Must have solid working knowledge of US-GAAP accounting standards, principles and practices and a solid knowledge of Government contract accounting, including FAR/ DFARS.
  • Responsible for preparation of all information as well as being the lead person interacting with outside independent auditors and regulatory agencies (DCAA).
  • Prepares and presents an YTD Indirect Rate calculation sheet monthly by business day 15.
  • Must adhere to companywide policies and procedures that include timely submittal of timesheets and professional, discrete demeanor as well as adherence to mandatory companywide trainings.
  • Any ad hoc requirements as needed.
  • Willing to travel to Virginia on a quarterly basis.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years as Accounting Manager & 10 years of government contract accounting experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting as a minimum. Master’s in Accounting and/ or CPA preferred.
  • 10 years Government contract accounting experience, Cost accounting standards and FAR/DFARs experience/ 5 years Accounting Manager experience.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience using AX2012.
  • FFP, T&M and Cost plus Contracts experience.
  • Excel proficiency.
  • Highly ethical, self-motivated, and adhering to highest professional standards.

The ICS group of companies works globally. Our mission is to provide seamlessly integrated solutions that connect our clients’ cross-domain assets in today’s unpredictable and hybrid environment. We are active in these distinct markets:

  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Healthcare
  • Federal
  • Commercial
  • Oil & Gas

Areas of Expertise

  • Application Development
  • Business Analysis
  • Business Intelligence
  • Call Center Operations
  • Cloud Computing And Vdi
  • Cyber Security
  • Database Administration & Development
  • Data Center Design And Construction
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Enterprise Mobility Solutions
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  • Healthcare It
  • Information Assurance
  • Logistics
  • Network & Systems Engineering
  • Project Management
  • Software Engineering

Benefits

Health Insurance
Comprehensive Health Insurance Options – nationwide
Prescription Drug Coverage

Dental & Vision Insurance
Voluntary Dental Insurance Plan available
Voluntary Vision Insurance Plan available

Supplemental Benefits
Long-term Care Insurance
Cancer Insurance
Accident Insurance
529 (College) Savings plan

Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
Medical Flex Spending
Dependent Care Flex Spending

Group Term Life Insurance
Company Pays Premium
Accidental Death & Dismemberment

Short-Term Disability Insurance
Company Pays Premium

Long-Term Disability Insurance
Company Pays Premium

401K/Retirement Program
Participation after 90 days
Company match
Automatic Payroll Deduction

Annual Paid Time Off
3 weeks accrues annually + holidays

Educational/ Training Reimbursement
Up to $2500 per year after 1 year of employment

In-House Financial Advisor
ICS offers various financial planning options