Information Systems Security Officer

Full Time
McLean, VA
Industry: Management Consulting
Areas of Interest: Information Systems Security Operations/Officer
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Serve as the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) for the program. Respond to questions from general or privileged users concerning secure operation of the system or execution of procedures noted in client approved system assessment documentation. Lead the execution of system assessment testing using test scripts developed by system administrators for endpoints, servers, network, or security appliances to confirm compliance with client security requirements. Support privileged users and lead the execution of mandatory system audits, continuous monitoring (ConMon) assessments, virus scanning of software, or the application of configuration management procedures. Ensure timely and effective management of data contaminations. Ensure the application of secure configuration settings for system or network appliance operating systems defined in client provided guidance. Coordinate with firm client facing staff and security leadership to ensure Cybersecurity support strategy enables the execution of program management defined business objectives, lead mandatory Cybersecurity self-assessments, and serve as a primary client point of contact for client sponsored audits of authorized systems.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience with supporting classified contractor or government authorized classified systems
  • Knowledge of NISPOM Chapter 8, DSS Assessment and Authorization Process Manual (DAAPM), or other government Cybersecurity policy and implementation guidance, including assessment and authorization (A&A) processes applied to secure or maintain client authorization of classified contractor systems
  • Ability to work effectively in teams
  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
  • BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with serving as a Windows server, UNIX or Linux server, or system administrator preferred
  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
  • BA or BS degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Cybersecurity, or Information Assurance
  • Active Level II-III IAM Information Technology Certification as defined in DoD 8570, DoD 8140, or other client defined guidance

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.


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