Abacus Technology Corporation

 

Abacus Technology was established in 1983 as an independently owned and operated minority business enterprise. Abacus Technology is a successful 8(a) Program graduate, with a 30 year history of outstanding project performance on large, task order type contracts. Our reputation for producing and delivering value-added products and services on time and within budget is widely recognized throughout government and industry.

Abacus Technology has a broad range of government and commercial expertise in Network Solutions, Information Assurance, Software Development, Program Management Office Support, Physical Security, and special studies. We are a Microsoft Gold Certified Provider, and operate a test-bed to simulate our clients' network environments and troubleshoot application software and system installation problems prior to delivery. Many of our employees hold engineering and management certifications and meet eligibility requirements for classified contracts.

 

Abacus Technology is an equal opportunity employer, offering competitive salary/benefit packages and technical training options as well as unlimited career growth potential. Current openings exist on an enterprise-wide basis in technical, programmatic, and corporate support fields. See our list of Solutions.

NOTE: Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation, and if so, applicants must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Benefits

In addition to offering competitive salaries and outstanding opportunities for professional advancement, Abacus Technology provides the following benefit package for full-time employees:

- Medical and Life Insurance (including dental and vision plans)
- 401(k) and Profit Sharing
- Annual Performance Bonus Eligibility
- Flexible Spending Accounts
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Professional Membership Reimbursement
- Vacation, Personal, Holiday and Sick Leave
- Parking/Public Transportation Contribution

Mar 26, 2018
Job Title:       Solutions Architect   Location:         Chevy Chase, MD   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking a technical resource to help grow its professional IT support services practice – telecommunications, software/systems engineering, network O&M, cyber security.  This individual will work as an integral part of our corporate business development/capture management/proposal preparation team, and coordinate with our pricing, cost center, and project managers to leverage operational capabilities and construct best-value solutions that meet/exceed customer needs.   Major Duties and Responsibilities: ·       Serve as Team Lead for analyzing/interpreting procurement requirements and framing technical solutions (strategy and approach) for large, enterprise-wide proposals as well as task order responses for new IT business opportunities ·       Participate in team discussions to assess/establish competitive strengths and weaknesses, win themes and discriminators, unique features and benefits, critical success factors, and cost/schedule/performance trade-offs ·       Assist in assembling appropriate, technically astute writing teams from within Abacus Technology and among its teaming partners ·       Lead technical team through proposal outlining, storyboarding, writing, and revision process to include creation and incorporation of meaningful graphics; rewrite technical sections as necessary to incorporate appropriate review comments as well as to ensure readability and consistent emphasis on key selling points/themes ·       Provide technical team input as needed into business management proposal components such as work breakdown structures, staffing levels, project organization, transition planning, performance work statements/metrics, quality assurance, risk mitigation, and pricing ·       Attend and document targeted customer visits, site surveys, and trade shows/conferences to gather and convey marketing intelligence on emerging requirements and technologies ·       Respond to ad hoc sources sought notices/RFIs and contribute to marketing briefings and other materials as need arises ·       Serve as Subject Matter Expert to prime contractor team members in responding to technical requirements within core competencies   Qualifications: 10+ years experience with architecting, implementing, and managing IT solutions for Federal government clients (Defense and civilian agencies, with special emphasis on US Air Force) and/or large system engineering integrators.  5+ years of progressively increased leadership roles in technical proposal development with a demonstrated track record of wins; business capture management a plus.  Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a technical/analytical field.  Technical/engineering certification highly desired (e.g., ITIL, MCSE, CISSP).  In-depth knowledge of leading edge tools and technologies to support IT infrastructure (e.g., secure voice/video communications, data centers, help desks) in both the Federal and commercial arenas.  Awareness of and expertise in the full range of emerging/advanced technology initiatives (e.g., mobile applications, managed cloud, data analytics, virtual desktop integration).  Familiarity with IT Service Management (ITSM), federal enterprise architecture (FEA), and/or software development/systems engineering life cycle management.  Familiarity with proposal development, review, and management processes, tools, and methods essential for ensuring requirements compliance and winning new contracts/task orders.  Familiarity with the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and/or Defense FAR (DFAR) along with major federal government procurement strategies (T&M, FFP, performance-based) and contract vehicles (GWACs/IDIQs).  Effective organizational, analytical, time management, problem-solving, and multi-tasking skills and habits; ability to complete assignments under tight deadlines with little/no direct supervision.  Strong oral and written communication skills (subject to verification), especially a knack for clear and concise presentation of complex technical operating environments.  Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook required; capabilities in MS Project, Visio, or other MS Office tools a plus.  Ability to cultivate solid, productive working relationships with internal managers, staff, and peers as well as partners and consultants and facilitate collaboration towards innovative technical solutions.  Ability to travel outside local area (approximately 10%) and maintain flexible work schedule to meet unplanned proposal demands.  Must be a US citizen.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation Chevy Chase, 20815, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: System Analyst   Job Location: Washington, DC   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking a System Analyst to provide support to full life cycle software development projects.  This is a full-time position at the Department of State.   Major Duties & Responsibilities: Provide systems analysis, design, documentation, implementation, and customer support of small to large scale enterprise applications.  Support agile development including development of user stories.  Develop process and data flow diagrams.  Elicit, capture, and document concepts of operations, business and functional requirements for various enterprise business systems.  Define and document the as-is environment, identify improvement opportunities for processes and IT systems, and document the to-be environment.  Assist in conducting structured market and alternative analyses of COTS and GOTS systems and prepare analysis reports for senior management decision-making.  Work closely with the development, test, operations, and other teams to upgrade existing and build new systems.  Assist the test team in developing test plans and test scripts as needed.  Participate in system integration, configuration management, and quality assurance testing.  Prepare project plans and controls consistent with approved work breakdown structure.  Manage deployments and prepare deployment-related documentation.    Qualifications: 4 years of experience with business and system analysis for enterprise level projects.  Bachelor’s degree in business or a technical discipline.  Experience gathering and documenting business requirements.  Experience with business, system, and data analysis.  Must be proficient in all aspects of the software development life cycle and have an understanding of agile development.  Able to adapt to the customer environment and develop an understanding of the business.  Comfortable interacting heavily with clients and end users Experience using Visio for flow and process diagrams. Strong written and verbal communication skills.  Must be a US Citizen and hold an active Secret clearance.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation Washington, 20037, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: Service Desk Coordinator   Job Location: Washington, DC   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking a Service Desk Coordinator to lead and coordinate the day to day Service Desk operations, and assist in adjusting the ticketing system to provide necessary information and metrics about tickets and workflow in Serena Business Manager application.  The Service Desk Coordinator is responsible for processing incoming Human Resource, Financial Management, General Services and Technology Division service requests from customers, and assign service tickets to the applicable Executive Office Division(s).  This is a full-time position at the Department of State.   Major Duties & Responsibilities: Manage and coordinate day to day activities of the service desk, including: Processing of service requests from customers (via telephone, email, and other means) in Serena Business Manager (SBM), responding to inquiries regarding status of tickets, assigning and escalating requests and ticket.  Assigning tickets to the appropriate Executive Office Division(s) for resolution Following-up with Executive Office Division(s) to assess and promote ticket resolution to ensure successful and timely ticket resolution Working with Executive Office Deputies to ensure tickets are closed in the Serena ticketing system Following-up with customers to assess customer satisfaction Conducting daily assessment of outstanding tickets and follow-up with Executive Office Division(s) and the customer Communicating with customers as required: keeping them informed of request progress, notifying them of impending changes; Assisting in ensuring fast turnaround of customer requests;   Provide documentation and reporting regarding processing metrics and statistics and workload Create monthly ticket reports for the Executive Office and Customer’s Assist customer in generating business specific report Generate metrics reports from information in SBM.   Work with executive customer, customer business groups and Serena developer to expand the current capabilities of the service desk application.  Provide continuous process improvements Create Service Desk standard operating procedures Create a knowledgebase to enable first contact resolutions Improve customer service, perception, and satisfaction and assist in improving productivity of Executive Office staff Create a knowledgebase to enable first contact resolutions   Qualifications: 6 years experience in IT industry with experience in a service or help desk environment.  Bachelor’s degree in Information System Management, Computer Science or other related discipline.  HDI certification preferred.  Must be a team player with a can-do attitude and excellent interpersonal and communication skills.  Must have working knowledge and experience in a Service Desk or Help Desk environment. Must have strong analytical, planning and organizational skills. Must be a team player with a proactive, positive “can do” attitude and a strong work ethic.  Must be a US Citizen and hold an active Secret clearance.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation Washington, 20037, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: Logistics Management Specialist   Job Location: Washington, DC   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking a Logistics Management Specialist to assist with a federal customer’s asset and inventory management activities.  This is a full-time position at the Department of State.   Major Duties & Responsibilities:   Track all IT assets from receipt to disposition; complete all related forms.  Support office moves and equipment moves.  Move IT assets from off-site storage and local to final locations.  Perform annual inventories of assets and reconcile information with Logistics Database.  Maintain Logistics Database with up-to-date information.  Distribute iron keys and other accountable personal items.  Assist in onboarding and offboarding of staff.  Prepare status report.  Assist Program Manager with processing badges for new employees and personnel renewing their badges.   Qualifications: 4 years experience in IT industry with experience managing IT assets and conducting inventories.  Bachelor’s degree in IT related field or business.  Must be a team player with a can do attitude and excellent interpersonal and communication skills.  Must have strong analytical, planning and organizational skills.  Must be a US Citizen and hold an active Secret clearance.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.  
Abacus Technology Corporation Washington, 20037, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: Configuration Management Specialist   Job Location: Washington, DC   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking a Configuration Management Specialist to provide CM support and expertise in accordance with the customer’s CM policies and needs.  This is a full-time position at the Department of State.   Major Duties & Responsibilities:   Manage the change management process for systems, software, and hardware Configuration Items.  Maintain the organization’s CMDB (SBM).  Manage CCB (local) and ITCCB (enterprise) activities.  Manage the Source Code Repository (PVCS) and work with developers to check in / out all baseline code.  Manage system and code baselines, including conducting periodic audits.  Maintain document repository for customer organization.  Track and control change requests for applications.  Assist with procurement activities, such as CCB approvals and Cloud Computing Governance Board (CCGB) approvals.  Track software licenses, warranties and maintenance agreements for COTS.  Participate in integrated project teams and their meetings.  Provide periodic and ad hoc reports regarding CM related statuses.  Assist the customer with managing the directives management process, including the development of CM policies and procedures.   Qualifications: 8 years experience in IT industry with experience in Configuration Management.  Bachelor’s degree in IT related field or business.  Must be a team player with a can-do attitude and excellent interpersonal and communication skills.  Configuration Management CMII Comprehensive (CMIIC) certification required.  Must have strong analytical, planning and organizational skills.  Must be a US Citizen and hold an active Secret clearance.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.  
Abacus Technology Corporation Washington, 20037, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: Director of Business Development and Capture Management – U.S. Air Force (USAF)   Job Location: Chevy Chase, MD   Company Overview:  Abacus Technology Corporation is a federal government recognized small business and provider of information technology (IT) services and solutions.  For over 30 years, we developed effective partnerships with government and industry to tackle business challenges and pressures for Federal Defense, Civilian, and Intelligence customers.  Abacus has about 950 employees and core competencies in: Information Technology Strategy and Transformation, Enterprise IT Infrastructure Solutions, Network and Communication Solutions, Systems Engineering and Integration, Cyber Security / Information Assurance, Application Development, Integration and Management Services, Infrastructure Operations and Maintenance, and Program Management.    Position Overview: Abacus has an opportunity for a Director of Business Development and Capture Management to support business growth and marketing activities focused on the U.S. Air Force (USAF).  This is a full-time position.   Major Duties & Responsibilities: Lead and work with collaborative teams to identify and acquire new business for Abacus and its customers.  Identify and target specific agencies for growth opportunities based on past performance and contract placement.  Formulate strategies and plans to close on the opportunities.  Establish leads/contacts with potential customers, develop and provide company awareness/capabilities briefings, attend marketing/business development conferences/seminars, provide information for bid/no bid decision making, and help develop/foster teaming arrangements with other companies.  Prioritize and lead capture strategy.  Assist in the development of marketing and promotional materials, overall proposal strategy, and proposal development.    Qualifications: 15+ years experience in business development, capture and marketing for U.S. Federal government contractors and demonstrated pattern of success as a leader of business strategy and capture.  5 years recent experience and contacts with key Air Force customers.   Bachelor’s degree in a related field; Master’s degree preferred.  Familiar with major Federal government procurement strategies (T&M, FFP, performance-based) and contract vehicles (GWACs/IDIQs).  Extensive experience identifying and tracking business opportunities.  Able to analyze opportunities and solicitations and appropriately assess their value to the company, resource requirements, and budgets.  Strong communication skills and excellent analytical, organizational, workflow, and problem-solving skills.  Able to cultivate solid, productive working relationships with internal managers, staff, and peers as well as partners and consultants and facilitate collaboration towards innovative solutions.  Must be willing to travel.  Must be a US citizen.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation Chevy Chase, 20815, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: Platform System Engineer   Job Location: Lexington, MA   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking a Platform System Engineer to provide technical and integration support for the BACN program under the Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence and Networks (C3I&N) Directorate at Hanscom AFB.  This is a full-time position.   Major Duties & Responsibilities: Act as the government Program Manager’s primary source of engineering expertise, advice, and assistance for the full spectrum of BACN Platform activities.  Provide support for technical assessment, time and engineering cost estimates and analysis, aeronautical/mechanical engineering, and fielding support engineering.   Qualifications: 7+ years experience including in-depth experience in a system engineering role.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field.  Thorough understanding of application software, operating systems, networks, storage platforms, and how they relate to system architecture.  Experience working on each stage of the system development life cycle from initiation through deployment/sustainment.  Demonstrated proficiency with process modeling and developing workflow diagrams.  Able to elicit and interpret requirements and translate to technical specifications/system design following best practices and design patterns.  Experience with or able to adapt to the demands of a UON/JUON/QRC program.  Able to communicate with management, technical staff, and end users in a clear and professional manner.  Experience with engineering practices, techniques, and standards.  Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to develop and present technical presentations.  Able to represent complex data in diagrams or through other techniques that communicate precise information to both business and technical staff.  Proven ability to understand the strategic and tactical approach to projects and handle multiple projects concurrently.  May require occasional travel to CONUS or OCONUS locations.  Must be a US citizen and hold a current Secret clearance.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation Lexington, 02420, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: System Engineering Lead   Job Location: Lexington, MA   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking a System Engineering Lead to provide technical and integration support for the Global Hawk UON IPT program under the Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence and Networks (C3I&N) Directorate at Hanscom AFB.  This is a full-time position.   Major Duties & Responsibilities: Act as the government Program Manager’s primary source of engineering expertise, advice, and assistance for the full spectrum of the BACN 4 th Global Hawk UON effort.  Provide support for technical assessment, time and engineering cost estimates and analysis, and fielding support engineering.   Qualifications: 7+ years experience including in-depth experience in a system engineering role.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field.  Thorough understanding of application software, operating systems, networks, storage platforms, and how they relate to system architecture.  Experience working on each stage of the system development life cycle from initiation through deployment/sustainment.  Demonstrated proficiency with process modeling and developing workflow diagrams.  Able to elicit and interpret requirements and translate to technical specifications/system design following best practices and design patterns.  Experience with or able to adapt to the demands of a UON/JUON/QRC program.  Able to communicate with management, technical staff, and end users in a clear and professional manner.  Experience with engineering practices, techniques, and standards.  Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to develop and present technical presentations.  Able to represent complex data in diagrams or through other techniques that communicate precise information to both business and technical staff.  Proven ability to understand the strategic and tactical approach to projects and handle multiple projects concurrently.  May require occasional travel to CONUS or OCONUS locations.  Must be a US citizen and hold a current Secret clearance.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation Lexington, 02420, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: Software Engineer   Job Location: Washington, D.C.   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking a Software Engineer to provide software, database, and network support for the Office of the Legal Advisor at the Department of State.  This is a full-time position.   Major Duties & Responsibilities: Define, review, evaluate, manage, organize, design and maintain company database(s) and conceptual, logical, and physical data models.  Develop long-range requirements for database administration and design.  Assess customer requirements, evaluate alternatives and develop recommendations.  Assist the project manager by updating documents for the System Security Plan (SSP); the Contingency Plan (CP); the Configuration Management Plan (CMP) and the software inventory.  Conduct and review Documentum auditing to verify activities of users and the system for all events on a daily and weekly basis.  Assist with preparation of ad-hoc SQL queries in response to attorney research work.  Run administrative functions to load images to the Documentum database, move date from QA tables to evidence and archive data/image volumes after loads are complete.  Provide full life cycle development support for new applications to be developed in C# and VB.NET.  Work closely with the customer to ensure the application satisfies expectations.  Provide ongoing O&M support for applications.  Implement new and update of existing auditing features for an enterprise network.  Support detailed audits of information technology systems and infrastructures to verify systems are secure and support the related applications or business processes.    Qualifications: 2+ years experience in software or system engineering with software development, database administration, and network auditing.  Bachelor’s in a related field.  Thorough knowledge of MS SQL Server 2008/2012.  Experience with Documentum a plus.  Experience with C# and/or VB.NET.  Experience with Powershell.  Experience performing full life cycle functions to include requirements gathering and testing.  Experience with projecting long-range requirements for database administration.  Must have thorough hands-on experience in network and system support.  Competent in all phases of information systems auditing.  Knowledge of current technological developments and trends.  Able to review and assess PCs, servers, network equipment, and applications.  Familiar with all Federal regulations and standards related to system auditing.  Must have good communication skills and an ability to conceptualize experience within database relationships using diagrams and explain how databases interact with one another.  Able to work independently or as part of a team and interact professionally within all levels of an organization. Must be a US citizen.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation Washington, 20037, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: Airworthiness System Engineer   Job Location: Lexington, MA   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking an Airworthiness System Engineer to provide technical support for the BACN program under the Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence and Networks (C3I&N) Directorate at Hanscom AFB.  This is a full-time position.   Major Duties & Responsibilities: Provide airworthiness expertise, advice, and assistance for the full spectrum of the BACN operations.  Provide support for Operational Safety, Suitability, and Effectiveness (OSS&E) and certification, electrical engineering assessment, environmental engineering, and aeronautical/mechanical engineering.    Qualifications: 7+ years experience including in-depth experience in a system engineering role.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field.  Thorough understanding of application software, operating systems, networks, storage platforms, and how they relate to system architecture.  Experience working on each stage of the system development life cycle from initiation through deployment/sustainment.  Demonstrated proficiency with process modeling and developing workflow diagrams.  Able to elicit and interpret requirements and translate to technical specifications/system design following best practices and design patterns.  Experience with or able to adapt to the demands of a UON/JUON/QRC program.  Experience with OCONUS operation-related airworthiness activities.  Experience with Air Force and FAA airworthiness baseline documentation, processes, and procedures.  Able to communicate with management, technical staff, and end users in a clear and professional manner.  Experience with engineering practices, techniques, and standards.  Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to develop and present technical presentations.  Able to represent complex data in diagrams or through other techniques that communicate precise information to both business and technical staff.  Proven ability to understand the strategic and tactical approach to projects and handle multiple projects concurrently.  May require occasional travel to CONUS or OCONUS locations.  Must be a US citizen and hold a current Secret clearance.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation Lexington, 02420, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: System Engineering Lead   Job Location: Lexington, MA   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking a System Engineering Lead to provide technical and integration support for the FEURY program under the Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence and Networks (C3I&N) Directorate at Hanscom AFB.  This is a full-time position.   Major Duties & Responsibilities: Act as the government Program Manager’s primary source of engineering expertise, advice, and assistance for the full spectrum of FEURY activities.  Provide support for design synthesis, technical assessment, time and engineering cost estimates and analysis, software engineering, communication engineering, and fielding support engineering.   Qualifications: 7+ years experience including in-depth experience in a system engineering role.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field.  Thorough understanding of application software, operating systems, networks, storage platforms, and how they relate to system architecture.  Experience working on each stage of the system development life cycle from initiation through deployment/sustainment.  Demonstrated proficiency with process modeling and developing workflow diagrams.  Able to elicit and interpret requirements and translate to technical specifications/system design following best practices and design patterns.  Experience with or able to adapt to the demands of a UON/JUON/QRC program.  Able to communicate with management, technical staff, and end users in a clear and professional manner.  Experience with engineering practices, techniques, and standards.  Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to develop and present technical presentations.  Able to represent complex data in diagrams or through other techniques that communicate precise information to both business and technical staff.  Proven ability to understand the strategic and tactical approach to projects and handle multiple projects concurrently.  May require occasional travel to CONUS or OCONUS locations.  Must be a US citizen and hold a current Top Secret clearance.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation Lexington, 02420, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: System Engineering Lead   Job Location: Lexington, MA   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking a System Engineering Lead to provide technical and integration support for the CID Server program under the Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence and Networks (C3I&N) Directorate at Hanscom AFB.  This is a full-time position.   Major Duties & Responsibilities: Act as the government Program Manager’s primary source of engineering expertise, advice, and assistance for the full spectrum of CID Server activities.  Provide support for configuration management, technical assessment, time and engineering cost estimates and analysis, software engineering, and electrical engineering.   Qualifications: 7+ years experience including in-depth experience in a system engineering role.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field.  Thorough understanding of application software, operating systems, networks, storage platforms, and how they relate to system architecture.  Experience working on each stage of the system development life cycle from initiation through deployment/sustainment.  Demonstrated proficiency with process modeling and developing workflow diagrams.  Able to elicit and interpret requirements and translate to technical specifications/system design following best practices and design patterns.  Experience with or able to adapt to the demands of a UON/JUON/QRC program.  Able to communicate with management, technical staff, and end users in a clear and professional manner.  Experience with engineering practices, techniques, and standards.  Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to develop and present technical presentations.  Able to represent complex data in diagrams or through other techniques that communicate precise information to both business and technical staff.  Proven ability to understand the strategic and tactical approach to projects and handle multiple projects concurrently.  May require occasional travel to CONUS or OCONUS locations.  Must be a US citizen and hold a current Secret clearance.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation Lexington, 02420, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: Cyber Security Engineer   Job Location: San Antonio, TX   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking a Cyber Security Engineer to provide security support for the Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence and Networks (C3I&N) Directorate at Lackland AFB.  This is a full-time position.    Major Duties & Responsibilities: Ensure that all system deliverables comply with DoD and AF cybersecurity policy, specifically DoDI 8500.01, Cybersecurity, and AFI 33-200, Air Force Cybersecurity Program Management.  Ensure that cybersecurity policy is implemented correctly on systems.  Ensure compliance with DoD and AF Certification and Accreditation policies, specifically Department of Defense Instruction (DoDI) 8510.01, Risk Management Framework (RMF) for DoD Information Technology, and AFI 33-210, The Risk Management Framework (RMF) for Air Force Information Technology.  Support activities and meet the requirements of DoDI 8520.02, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and Public Key (PK) Enabling, in order to achieve standardized, PKI-supported capabilities for biometrics, digital signatures, encryption, identification and authentication.  Ensure that all application deliverables are compliant with Public Law 111-383, which states the general need for software assurance.  Ensure that all application deliverables comply with Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Application Security Development Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG), which includes the need for source code scanning to mitigate vulnerabilities associated with SQL injections, cross-site scripting, and buffer overflows.  Support activities and meet the requirements of DoDI 8520.02, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and Public Key (PK) Enabling, in order to achieve standardized, PKI-supported capabilities for biometrics, digital signatures, encryption, identification and authentication.  Perform work that involves ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems, networks, and data through the planning, analysis, development, implementation, maintenance, and enhancement of information systems security programs, policies, procedures, and tools.  Ensure personnel performing cybersecurity activities obtain, and remain current with, technical and/or management certifications to ensure compliance as directed by DoD 8140 and outlined in DoD 8570.01-M, Appendix3, Table 2,2 AFMAN 33-285 and as stipulated in Section H, Clause H101 of the overarching Application Services RFP.  Support the system/application authorization and accreditation (A&A) effort, to include assessing and guiding the quality and completeness of A&A activities, tasks and resulting artifacts mandated by governing DoD and AF policies (i.e., Risk Management Framework (RMF)).  Recommend policies and procedures to ensure information systems reliability and accessibility and to prevent and defend against unauthorized access to systems, networks, and data.  Conduct risk and vulnerability assessments of planned and installed information systems to identify vulnerabilities, risks, and protection needs.  Promote awareness of security issues among management and ensuring sound security principles are reflected in organizations' visions and goals.  Conduct systems security evaluations, audits, and reviews.  Recommend systems security contingency plans and disaster recovery procedures.  Recommend and implement programs to ensure that systems, network, and data users are aware of, understand, and adhere to systems security policies and procedures.  Participate in network and systems design to ensure implementation of appropriate systems security policies.  Facilitating the gathering, analysis, and preservation of evidence used in the prosecution of computer crimes.  Assess security events to determine impact and implementing corrective actions.  Ensure the rigorous application of information security/cybersecurity policies, principles, and practices in the delivery of all IT services.  Perform the Information System Security Engineer (ISSE) duties in an Information Assurance Workforce System Architecture and Engineering (IASAE) position as outlined in AFI 33-200, AFI 33-210 and AFMAN 33-285 for assigned systems.  Perform the Information System Security Manager (ISSM) duties as outlined in DoDI 8510.01 for assigned systems/applications.  Perform the Information System Security Officer (ISSO) duties as outlined in DoDI 8510.01 for assigned systems/applications.   Qualifications: 5+ years experience in cyber security or information assurance.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field.  Must be CISSP certified.  Experience with the certification and accreditation (C&A), assessment and authorization (A&A), and Risk Management Framework (RMF).  Significant experience in vulnerability scanning and analysis, including the use of automated tools and vulnerability management systems.  Knowledge of intrusion prevention and network access control tools/systems.  Must have experience with acquisition and sustainment.  Understanding of system audit principles and security risk assessment.  Must have a solid understanding of network infrastructure and mission assurance.  Experience with Quick Reaction Capability is preferred.  Familiar with Federal government and DOD standards for IA/security including DIACAP, FISMA, NIST, and OMB.  Must have solid communications skills and be capable of working with all levels of an organization.  Must be a US Citizen and hold an active Top Secret clearance with SCI.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation San Antonio, 78236, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: System Engineer   Job Location: San Antonio, TX   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking a System Engineer to provide technical support for the Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence and Networks (C3I&N) Directorate at Lackland AFB.  This is a full-time position.   Major Duties & Responsibilities: Conduct reviews on program portfolio to evaluate and/or recommend alternative plans, improve systems engineering programs/processes, manage/sustain program technical baseline, and design/perform system level tests to assure that subsystems and system performance is achieved in accordance with approved specifications.  Perform program reviews to evaluate alternative proposed plans, systems engineering programs, design and test results to assure that subsystem and system performance is achieved in accordance with program specifications.  Prepare technical documents which define, specify, and recommend system/subsystem characteristics.  Prepare management reports and conduct technical presentations for planning, implementation and corrective action using application of engineering economy principles.  Perform validation of systems, including development of criteria and procedures.  Analyze and/or evaluate results of major engineering systems.  Provide system/program engineering, technical support and technical training to support programs/initiatives, including but not limited to: acquisition, development, integration, sustainment, continued evolution, deployment/fielding and installation, and operations oversight.  Provide engineering support services and inputs to program and project risk management activities in compliance with AF processes.   Qualifications: 7+ years experience in system engineering.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field.  Thorough understanding of application software, operating systems, networks, storage platforms, and how they relate to system architecture.  Experience working on each stage of the system development life cycle from initiation through deployment/sustainment.  Demonstrated proficiency with process modeling and developing workflow diagrams.  Able to elicit and interpret requirements and translate to technical specifications/system design following best practices and design patterns.  Able to communicate with management, technical staff, and end users in a clear and professional manner.  Experience with engineering practices, techniques, and standards.  Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to develop and present technical presentations.  Able to represent complex data in diagrams or through other techniques that communicate precise information to both business and technical staff.  Proven ability to understand the strategic and tactical approach to projects and handle multiple projects concurrently.  Must be a US citizen with a current Top Secret clearance and SCI access.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation San Antonio, 78236, United States Full-Time
Mar 26, 2018
Job Title: Enterprise Architect   Job Location: San Antonio, TX   Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking an Enterprise Architect to provide high-level guidance regarding system, infrastructure, and process design for the Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence and Networks (C3I&N) Directorate at Lackland AFB.  This is a full-time position.   Major Duties & Responsibilities: Analyze, plan, design, implement, document, assess, and manage the enterprise structural framework to align IT strategy, plans, and systems with the mission, goals, structure, and processes of the organization.  Develop and maintain reference models of the enterprise.  Determine the gaps between the current and the target architecture and recommend plans for transitioning to target architecture.  Recommend the policies and principles to guide technology decisions for the enterprise architecture.  Identify opportunities to improve enterprise-level systems to support business processes and utilize emerging technologies.   Promote and educate customers and stakeholders on the use and value of the enterprise architecture.  Provide enterprise architecture guidance, support, and coordination to customers and IT project teams.  Document the enterprise architecture infrastructure, including the business units and key processes, using modeling techniques.  Ensure technical integration is achieved across the enterprise by participating in test planning, validation, and reviews.  Evaluate the impact of enterprise architecture products and services on IT investments, business operations, stakeholder satisfaction, and other outcomes.  Coordinate and conduct governance and portfolio management activities associated with ensuring compliance with the enterprise architecture.  Ensure the rigorous application of information security/ cybersecurity policies, principles, and practices to all components of the enterprise architecture.   Qualifications: 5+ years experience in solutions or enterprise architecture.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field.  Must have demonstrable skill in creating UPDM/DODAF v2.02 enterprise architectures within No Magic Cameo EA.  Must have an understanding of processes and information requirements to develop segment architecture.  Comfortable interacting heavily with clients and end users to assess current state of systems and architecture, as well as future needs.  Experience with business and system analysis.  Familiar with MS Project for developing schedules and plans.  Experience with risk analysis and mitigation.  Must be detail oriented and have excellent problem-solving and analytical abilities.  Requires good communications skills and the ability to work professionally with all levels of an organization.  Must be a US citizen and hold a Top Secret clearance with SCI.   Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Abacus Technology Corporation San Antonio, 78236, United States Full-Time