Information Systems Security Manager

Full Time
Menlo Park, CA
Areas of Interest: Information Systems Security Operations/Officer
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Support the design, development, and Assessment and Authorization (A&A) of Information Systems (IS). Administrate technical competency to supervise IS security personnel, track IS System Security Plans (SSP), upgrade system architecture, and enforce related policy requirements at the Menlo Park Facility.
Major Responsibilities:
  • Perform duties as subject matter expert to address requirements listed in National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM), Defense Security Service Assessment and Authorization Process Manual (DAAPM), Intelligence Community Directives (ICD), and the Joint Special Access Program Implementation Guide (JSIG).
  • Develop IS security programs in accordance with the Risk Management Framework (RMF), which requires System Categorization, Security Control Selection, Implementation, Assessment, Authorization and Continuous Monitoring.
  • Develop, assess, and monitor required RMF documentation (SSP, SCTM, RAR, POA&M, IA SOP, etc.), policy, and procedures in accordance with DOD Manual 5207.5, NISPOM, DAAPM, ICD, JSIG and other security directives as required.
  • Maintain records of required IS auditing, patching, maintenance, software/hardware changes based on federal regulations and customer compliance requirements.
  • Build, configure, and maintain Microsoft Windows systems in compliance with DoD cyber security requirements, (i.e. DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides or STIGs), using SCAP Compliance Checker and DISA STIG Viewer.
  • Perform Continuous Monitoring of the Information Security program to ensure that systems are operating as authorized and that conditions have not changed. Ensure remedial actions are taken for identified findings and vulnerabilities.
  • Remain current on Information Assurance (IA) regulations and contract security requirements.
  • Coordinate with Divisions Security Management team to define, implement, and maintain information security policies, strategies, and procedures.
  • Create and conduct all information security education within scope for program requirements and DOD collateral AIS Security briefings.
Bachelors degree in related field preferred and/or a minimum of five years related experience.
Additional Requirements:
  • In-scope Secret Clearance, Top Secret clearance preferred. Ability to obtain any additional clearances as required.
  • Knowledge of Windows, Unix, and Linux operating systems in a compliance role.
  • In-depth knowledge with NISPOM Technical Baseline, JAFAN 6/3, ICD 503 & RMF/JSIG, and experience with SAP requirements/programs.
  • At least one certification that qualifies under DoDD 8570, level 2 technical or level 1 management; CISSP, CASP-CE, Security+CE, Network+CE, SANS GIAC-GSEC, CISA, or CISM.
  • Excellent people skills, with experience leading and collaborating in a dynamic team environment.
  • Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, & presentation).
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products.
  • Flexible to work varied shifts, overtime, weekends, and travel on occasion.


Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.



US Security Clearance Required:     Secret
Schedule:     Full-time
Shift:     Day - 1st
Travel:     Yes, 10 % of the Time
Organization:     Division - Randtron-20000064
Job Level:   Individual Contributor
Job Posting:   Aug 15, 2017, 12:10:09 AM
Job:   Security

L-3 is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage minorities, women, veterans and disabled individuals to apply.

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