Information Systems Security Officer

Linthicum, MD

Posted: 01/08/2019 Job Number: JN -012019-10373

Job Description

Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) TS/SCI Clearance w/Poly Required

We are currently hiring an Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) with a TS/SCI clearance with Polygraph, 10+ years of experience in the field of security authorization, and an IAM Level I or higher certification (Security+ CE, GSLC, CAP, CASP, CISM, and/or CISSP).

Location: Linthicum, MD
Industry: Defense
Employment Type: Contract-to-Hire
Salary: Dependent on experience, education, and certifications

Job Description:
  • Maintain the appropriate operational security posture for assigned systems, programs, and/or enclaves
  • Provide guidance and technical expertise on matters that impact or effect the security of the information system
  • Assist in the development and execution of an enterprise level continuous monitoring program to minimize security risks and ensure compliance with that program on a routine basis
  • Developing, updating, and submitting the System Security Plan and other required documentation that make up the Security Authorization Package
  • Conduct configuration management for security-relevant changes to software, hardware, and firmware
  • Perform and deliver security impact analyses of changes to the system or its environment of operation
  • Assess the effectiveness of system security controls on an ongoing basis to determine system security status
  • Maintain and enforce IT security policies and implementation guidelines for customer systems in diverse operational environments
  • Active TS/SCI with current polygraph
  • Bachelor s in IT, IT Security, Network Systems, or related field, with 10+ years of directly related experience or equivalent combination of education, experience, training and certifications
  • 10 years of experience in the field of security authorization; education may be substituted for experience
  • DoD 8570 compliant IAM Level I certification, such as the CompTIA Security+ certification or higher certifications: GSLC, CAP, CASP, CISM and/or CISSP
  • Knowledge of the security authorization processes and procedures as defined in the Risk Management Framework NIST SP800-37; Familiarity with the ICD503, CNSSI1253, NIST SP800-53, etc.
  • Knowledge of commercial security tools and their uses
  • Experience with hardware/software security implementations
  • Knowledge of different communication protocols, encryption techniques/tools, and PKI/authorization services
  • Familiarity with security incident management, experience collaborating with Incident Response Teams
  • Ability to provide viable recommendations for resolution of computer security incidents and vulnerability compliance
  • Experience creating and presenting documentation and management reports
  • Experience working with XACTA IA Manager is desired
  • Ability to be committed to continuous learning and system development because of the constant developing nature of cyber attacks; Ability to quickly learn new concepts, data formats, and software
  • Ability to be highly analytical and effectively able to troubleshoot and prioritize needs, requirements and other issues; Ability to be self-motivated, independent, detail oriented, responsible team player, and exhibit exceptional relationship management skills

About Us: SRG Government Services (SRG) is a leading provider of information technology, training, engineering, accounting and intelligence analytical services for agencies in the intelligence, defense, homeland security, cyber security, and federal civilian markets. SRG utilizes an innovative approach to identify and qualify talent that is unique to the federal contracting industry, featuring a cutting-edge platform that allows us to rapidly and precisely match professionals to client requirements. We have a proprietary database of over one million candidates and maintain continuous contact with our qualified talent.

Keywords: Top Secret, TS, TS/SCI, clearance, polygraph, poly, CI poly, FSP, full-scope poly, Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO), GSLC, CAP, CASP, CISM, CISSP, XACTA IA Manager, ICD503, CNSSI1253, NIST SP800-53, Risk Management Framework NIST SP800-37, DoD 8570 compliant IAM Level I certification, CompTIA Security+

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