NANA Regional Corporation Assessment and Authorization Specialist in Scott AFB, Illinois

Assessment and Authorization Specialist


TKC Global , a wholly owned subsidiary of Akima, LLC, is a technology solutions, program management and support company that collaborates with technology partners and the Federal Government to deliver IT, management, staffing, recruiting, contracting and logistics services. TKC Global's utilizes an innovative approach that ensures faster time-to-benefit and maximizes clients' return on investment

Under general supervision the A&A Technician will:

  • Ensure all Air Force Network (AFNET) systems meet DoD, AF, and local security requirements

  • Manage AFNET Assessment and Authorization (A&A) packages via Risk Management Framework (RMF) within Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS)

  • Evaluate Information Assurance (IA) measures and security control requirements for compliance/noncompliance

  • Develop and/or review artifacts needed for A&A packages

  • Analyze Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) vulnerability scans, Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) review results, and work remediation actions with Test Team and/or Subject Matter Expert (SME) personnel

  • As part of the AFNET Configuration Control Board process review all technical and functional documentation to ensure security is appropriately addressed as needed

  • Provide IA/Cybersecurity SME support to Project Teams

  • Update information within Information Technology Investment Portfolio System (ITIPS) to ensure compliance with Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) requirements



  • Experience: Must have a minimum of 8 years of applicable IT experience. (A BS/BA can substitute for 4 years)

  • An active SECRET clearance.

  • Certificates: Current DoD 8570 IAM II cert. (CISSP, CAP, or CASP)

  • Understanding of the federal government’s Risk Management Framework (RMF) and/or DIACAP


  • Experience working with the US Air Force or Department of Defense

  • Familiarity with eMASS and ITIPS

  • Understanding of cyber vulnerabilities and mitigation techniques

  • Ability to operate in a high-ops tempo environment

Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

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Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: US-IL-Scott AFB

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: GLO00509