Sr. ISSO w/ Polygraph

  • Leidos,
  • Laurel, MD
  • 2 hours ago
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Leidos
Systems, Security, System, Manager, IT, Computer, Management
Full Time

Job Description

Description

Job Description:

Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) Skill Level 3

(U) Provides support for a program, organization, system, or enclave's information assurance program. Provides support for proposing, coordinating, implementing, and enforcing information systems security policies, standards, and methodologies. Maintains operational security posture for an information system or program to ensure information systems security policies, standards, and procedures are established and followed. Assists with the management of security aspects of the information system and performs day-to-day security operations of the system. Evaluate security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information. Performs vulnerability/risk assessment analysis to support certification and accreditation. Provides configuration management (CM) for information system security software, hardware, and firmware. Manages changes to system and assesses the security impact of those changes. Prepares and reviews documentation to include System Security Plans (SSPs), Risk Assessment Reports, Certification and Accreditation (C&A) packages, and System Requirements Traceability Matrices (SRTMs). Supports security authorization activities in compliance with NSA/CSS Information System Certification and Accreditation Process (NISCAP) and DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP).

The Level 3 Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) shall possess the following capabilities:

(U) Provide support to senior ISSOs for implementing, and enforcing information systems security policies, standards, and methodologies

(U) Assist in the evaluation of security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information

(U) Assist with the CM for information system security software, hardware, and firmware

(U) Assist with preparation and maintenance of documentation

(U) Maintain records on workstations, servers, routers, firewalls, intelligent hubs, network switches, etc. to include system upgrades

(U) Evaluate security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information

(U) Propose, coordinate, implement, and enforce information systems security policies, standards, and methodologies

(U) Maintain operational security posture for an information system or program

(U) Provide support to the Information System Security Manager (ISSM) for maintaining the appropriate operational IA posture for a system, program, or enclave

(U) Develop and maintain documentation for C&A in accordance with ODNI and DoD policies

(U) Develop and update the system security plan and other IA documentation

(U) Provide CM for security-relevant information system software, hardware, and firmware

(U) Assist with the management of security aspects of the information system and perform day-today

security operations of the system

(U) Develop system security policy and ensures compliance

(U) Administer the user identification and authentication mechanism of the Information System (IS)

(U) Plan and coordinate the IT security programs and policies

(U) Manage and control changes to the system and assessing the security impact of those changes

(U) Manage and control changes to the system and assessing the security impact of those changes

(U) Obtain C&A for ISs under their purview

(U) Provide support for a program, organization, system, or enclave's information assurance program

(U) Serve as the Approval Authority for ISs under their control

(U) Interact with customers, IT staff, and high-level corporate officers to define and achieve required

Qualifications: (U) Fifteen (15) years' experience as an ISSO on programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. Experience is to include at least three (3) of the following areas: knowledge of current security tools, hardware/software security implementation; communication protocols; and encryption techniques/tools. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. DoD 8570 compliance with Information Assurance Management (IAM) Level I or higher is required. Four (4) years of additional experience as an ISSO may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

External Referral Bonus:
Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:
No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Information Assurance

Pay Range:


Company Information

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Dice Id : SCNCAPI2
Position Id : R-00054800
Originally Posted : 4 months ago

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