Assess the command's security posture by using eEye's Retina to run automated and adhoc scans on the network systems and workstations, reviewing and evaluating the scan reports, and applying the necessary patches and updates on the equipment using various tools to remotely apply the updates. Work closely with the command Information Assurance Officer (IAO) to respond to Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) announcements, develop mitigation plans and update the Plan of Action & Milestones (POA&M) as necessary, and report command compliance as required. Apply DISA STIGs to network systems and monitor and amend Group Policy Objects (GPOs) and HBSS modules and policies as necessary to ensure a secure computing environment.
- Administer the servers, switches, and file share appliances for NAVMISSA, including VMware ESXi boxes, Cisco switches, Windows 2003 and 2008 R2 servers, and Environmental Monitoring System. Maintain user access controls by creating, modifying, and deleting user accounts, distribution lists, and security groups. Create and modify mailbox capacity, and purge user e-mail accounts as required to comply with established policies. Employ various tools to remotely manage network servers, devices, and workstations for administration, updating, and troubleshooting. Stand up and maintain the WSUS server and implement SMS utilization to allow the automatic deployment of patches and updates. Develop and test server room procedures to be used in conjunction with the command Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP) and Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP). Advise the IT Department Head, Director, and Deputy Director regarding server room equipment, procedures, and policies, as well as providing command response to enterprise tasking affecting server or account administration or policies.
- Maintain command infrastructure including CAT 5e cabling for phone and data, coax for cable and wireless Internet, and fiber channel for uplink to the external Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) circuit. Conduct troubleshooting, patching / replacing damaged runs, creating new runs, and overseeing the rewiring project of the existing cabling. Manage the internal phone system by patching existing phone lines to user spaces, moving numbers to follow users when they relocate, troubleshoot local phone problems and interact with technical support personnel at Fort Sam Houston and TW Telecom as needed.
Letter of Appreciation NAVMISSA Commanding Officer July 2012
Letter of Appreciation NAVMISSA IT Department Head April 2011