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Information System Security Officer (ISSO) - Mid Level (TS required, eligible for SCI)

Company: RedTrace Technologies Inc
Location: Washington
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT: TS, WITH SCI ELIGIBILITY***POSITION REQUIRES US CITIZENSHIP***Program Description: TS, WITH SCI ELIGIBILITYThe program provides support in the areas of Cybersecurity and Management to improve the Information Assurance (IA) posture of a federal customer. The contract's support functions are: IA Management, Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) coordination and reporting, Risk Management Framework (RMF) application, IA compliance measurements and metrics, Assessment and Authorization (A&A), Vulnerability Management, and Cyber Defense support.Position Description:The Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) provides support to the customer in the area of Cybersecurity. - Daily tasks include, but are not limited to:

Participate as the primary security engineering representative for the design, development, implementation, and/or integration of IA architectures, secure networking, systems, computing, enclave environments and components to meet government customer requirements to establish secure baseline-controlled configuration items (CCI) -Provide analytical and technical security recommendations to the customerLead the identification of projects' security requirementTranslate security requirements into specific technical actions for IT staffParticipate in network design reviews and security testing for the customer's networksCoordinate with system development teams to ensure network security standards are followed and implemented correctlyIdentify additional security requirements, based on RMF or as the result of security issues that put the customer's systems at riskReview and analyze new system (hardware and software) and provide recommendations concerning system securityEvaluate proposed security architectures and designs and provide input as to the adequacy of those security designs to meet required security compliance objectivesDevelop and maintain processes and procedures to identify, track and mitigate system vulnerabilitiesReview Security Requirements Traceability Matrices (SRTMs), System Security Plans (SSPs) and other IA documentation for completenessProvide Certification & Accreditation and RMF guidance to system owners to ensure accreditation successQualifications:Required:
Current U.S. Government Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibilityBachelor's of Science Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) or an advanced IA certification5+ years of experience in security engineeringDoD 8570 Level III certification in IAT or IAM (i.e. CISSP, CASP, CISM, GSLC)Experience in security systems engineering involving various computer hardware and software operation systems and application solutions in both stand-alone and LAN/WAN configurationsExperience with security features and/or vulnerability of various operating systems as defined by NIST, DISA (STIGs), and USCYBERCOMExperience with networks and systems security administration, operation systems security configuration and account management best practicesExperience implementing the RMF Process and NIST 800-53 technical controls, as well as developing and maintaining associated certification and accreditation documentationDesired:
Self-starter requiring limited direction and supervisionExperience briefing senior customer personnelAbility to organize and prioritize numerous customer requests in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environmentFamiliarity with Amazon Web Services (AWS)Familiarity with Microsoft AzureFamiliarity with federal customer IA processesExperience with IA vulnerability testing and related network/system test tools (i.e. Retina, HBSS, EVSS, ACAS)Experience with XACTA a plusExperience with Governance, Risk, & Compliance (GRC) tools (i.e. -RiskVision, CSAM, RSA Archer)Familiarity with Cross Domain Systems (CDS)Experience supporting IC or DoD customersEmployee Benefits:
Competitive salary for well qualified applicants401(k) planAnnual performance bonusCertification and advanced degree attainment bonusesStudent Loan / Tuition reimbursementHealth Care Insurance (medical, dental, vision)Up to four weeks of paid vacation11 Federal Holidays, and 3 Floating HolidaysUnlimited sick leaveTeam bonding events -Location: -This position requires onsite work. However, due to COVID-19, partially remote work is temporarily available.RedTrace Technology is an EOE employer. - -Powered by JazzHR

Keywords: RedTrace Technologies Inc, Washington DC , Information System Security Officer (ISSO) - Mid Level (TS required, eligible for SCI), IT / Software / Systems , Washington, DC

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