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Senior Information Assurance Technical Expert -Cloud

Location: Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio Categories: Information Technology Req ID: 2024-8800 Potential to Telecommute: No
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Job Description

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Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. (MTSI) is seeking a Senior Information Assurance Technical Expert - Cloud in Dayton, OH.  

Why is MTSI known as a Great Place to Work?

  • Interesting Work:  Our co-workers support some of the most important and critical programs to our national defense and security.  
  • Values: Our first core value is that employees come first.  We challenge our co-workers to provide the highest level of support and service, and reward them with some of the best benefits in the industry. 
  • 100% Employee Ownership: we have a stake in each other's success, and the success of our customers.  It's also nice to know what's going on across the company; we have company wide town-hall meetings three times a year.  
  • Great Benefits - Most Full-Time Staff Are Eligible for: 
    • Starting PTO accrual of 20 days PTO/year + 10 holidays/year
    • Flexible schedules
    • 6% 401k match with immediate vesting
    • Semi-annual bonus eligibility (July and December)
    • Company funded Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) - a separate qualified retirement account
    • Up to $10,000 in annual tuition reimbursement
    • Other company funded benefits, like life and disability insurance
    • Optional zero deductible Blue Cross/Blue Shield health insurance plan
  • Track Record of Success:  We have grown every year since our founding in 1993

Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. (MTSI) is a 100% employee-owned engineering services and solutions company that provides high-demand technical expertise in Digital Transformation, Modeling and Simulation, Rapid Capability Development, Test and Evaluation, Artificial Intelligence, Autonomy, Cybersecurity and Mission Assurance.

MTSI delivers capabilities to solve problems of global importance. Founded in 1993, MTSI today has employees at over 20 offices and field sites worldwide.

For more information about MTSI, please visit


The prospective candidate will provide direct advisory and assistance support (A&AS) as a Senior Information Assurance Technical Expert - Cloud to U.S. Air Force customers in a U.S. Air Force Program Office. The customer Program Office provides planning and acquisition of cost-effective, long-term critical U.S. Air Force capabilities in an Integrated Product Team structure. The candidate will work side by side with customers and other A&AS contractors in the Program Office. Working with the customer, the candidate will also interface with major defense contractors who supply critical defense capabilities. The majority of the work will be performed in the customer work space. Some travel is expected.

The candidate will typically work on high-visibility or mission critical aspects of a given program and perform all functional duties independently and may also be responsible for the efforts of less senior staff.

• Apply knowledge and experience in Cloud Information Assurance (IA) engineering/technical principles, criteria, and procedures to Air Force systems, subsystems, and equipment procurement activities, post award project/program management tasks, and acquisition programs throughout their life cycles.
• Provide Cloud IA products and in execution of the engineering/techncial support mission.
• Apply Cloud IA engineering/technical knowledge and experience to organize and manage resources and personnel needed to efficiently and effectively accomplish USAF and AFLCMC/WB acquisition objectives consistent with DoD 5000.02 policies and procedures


• Minimum six (6) years of relevant IA experience.

• TS/SCI Clearance Required
• Technical Bachelor degree from an accredited university or ten (10) years of relevant IA experience.
• DoD 8570 Information Management (IAM) Level II Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or equivalent certifications.
• Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) or equivalent certification.

Cloud design, application, and configuration experience:
- Various Cloud Service Provider (CSP) computing service models (e.g., IaaS, PaaS, SaaS)
- CSP deployment models (e.g., Private, Hybrid, Community)
- Infrastructure as Code application and configuration in CSP deployment models
- Selection, application, and testing of security controls for a given CSP cloud implementation
- Mapping existing system security requirements transitioning to a cloud environment
- Evaluation of system security and information assurance requirements consistent with the

- Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 503, Committee for National Security Systems (CNSS) Instruction 1253, Department of Defense Instruction (DoDI) 8510.01, and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) 800-53
- Development of system security and information assurance documentation consistent with the standards above to support system certification and accreditation as well as interim authority, and authority to operate, decisions.

Experience in evaluating CSP agreements for alignment with customer business and mission objectives.

Desired Qualifications:
• DoD IA experience.
• ACAT I program experience.
• Special Access Program (SAP) experience.


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Opportunities at MTSI

MTSI maintains an outstanding work environment that includes competitive compensation, outstanding benefits, the opportunity to be an employee-owner, and challenging work assignments with significant opportunities for advancement/career growth. To be considered for employment opportunities at MTSI, you must complete an online application.

EEO Statement: MTSI embraces nine core values including our first core value of Employees come first. Consistent with our Core Values, we are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, military/veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by law. MTSI is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with MTSI and need special assistance or accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please send an e-mail with your request to Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation is made on a case-by-case basis.

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