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Information Assurance (IA) Service Design/Implementation Project Lead

Information Assurance (IA) Service Design/Implementation Project Lead

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Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded in 1999 to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroad–– whenever and wherever. We provide cybersecurity, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security.


Job Title: Information Assurance (IA) Service Design/Implementation Project Lead


Job Location: Ft. Meade, MD


Security Clearance: TS

Job Responsibilities

  • Applies extensive knowledge of a variety of the IA field's concepts, practices, and procedures to ensure the secure integration and operations of all computer enclave systems.
  • Works independently to evaluate and solve complex I related problems quickly and completely.
  • Supports, monitors, tests, and troubleshoots hardware and software IA problems pertaining to the enclave environment.
  • Prepares and/or oversees the preparation of IA certification and accreditation documentation.
  • Develops system wide information security requirements based upon the analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands for complex network and enclave systems.
  • Supports customers at the highest levels in the development and implementation of doctrine and policies.
  • Provides leadership and guidance in the development, design and application of solutions implemented by more junior staff members.
  • May have top level management responsibilities.
  • Coordinates with senior representatives within the customer organizations to establish and define programs, resources and risks.
  • Applies expertise to government and commercial common user systems, as well as to dedicated special purpose systems requiring specialized security features and procedures.
  • Provides guidance and direction to other professionals and serves in a consulting and/or advisory capacity.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 8 years of DOD IT programs experience, preferably National Security Systems
  • ITIL Intermediate
  • Undergraduate degree
  • PMP or DAWIA Level III in Program Management
  • CISSP, event management; incident management; problem management; request fulfillment management; access management; information security management; and, application lifecycle management.
  • Must be a US Citizen


  • Bachelor degree, Masters preferred, the undergraduate degree must be in engineering, computer science, or the IA Service Design/Implementation Project Lead must possess clear, equivalent experience and/or certifications. The master’s degree should be in the same fields.

Security Clearance

  • TS


To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at:      #jointracesystems


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Trace Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.



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