Job Description :
Position – Information Systems Security Officer

Location - McLean, VA

Duration: Full-Time

Job Description

This is a FULL TIME position for our client CMMi 5 and ISO 9001 certified company, a leading federal contractor.
“US Citizens and all other parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply.
We are unable to sponsor at this time”.

If you are comfortable with the role, please send your updated resume ASAP.

Please provide the following details,

Salary(Full-Time):
Current location:
Relocation:
Availability for In Person Interview at own expenses:
Availability to join:
Work Authorization Status:
Must be US Citizen and have the ability to obtain a security clearance:

Information Systems Security Officer, McLean, VA

Description of position and Primary Responsibilities:

Works closely with the FEMA ISSO to Develop, implement, and manage a formal Information and Information Systems Security Program
Develop, implement, maintain and enforce Information Security Policies and Procedures
Responsible for systems security certification and accreditation (C&A)
Developers materials for and ensures that personnel follows established Information Security Policies and Procedures
Develop and maintain materials for and ensure that personnel receives the required Technical and Security Training
Manage and coordinate information security inspections and incident responses
Ensure that proper protections and corrective measures have been taken when an incident or vulnerability has been discovered
Ensure that proper protections and corrective measures have been taken when an incident or vulnerability has been discovered
Perform risk assessments
Develops and maintains Disaster Recovery and Continuity of Operations plans
Maintains documentation and evidence
Recommends improvements and upgrades to the security posture of the environment
Work with the infrastructure team to identify and track the deployments of patches and other technical controls to address security requirements
Performs audit activities to report on compliance and security configurations.

Required Skills:

Must be US Citizen and have the ability to obtain a security clearance.
BSc/Ba in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related discipline
At least 5 years of related experience as an ISSO on programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity and general experience in the following areas: knowledge of current security tools, hardware/software security implementation, network and communication protocols, and encryption techniques and tools
Working knowledge of DHS/FEMA security policies, standard technical security safeguards, and operational security measures
Working knowledge of DHS 4300A standards and NIST security controls
Good understanding of security aspects of FEA
Familiarity with aspects of SDLC, configuration and change management processes
Familiarity with concepts specific to z/OS, Unix, and MS Windows platforms
Minimum of a bachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics, or engineering
Excellent communications, teamwork, leadership, and conflict management skills
Committed to continuous learning in order to stay up-to-date with technological developments and changes

Nice to Have:

CISSP certification

This is a full time position paying a base salary, full benefits, and has possible bonus potential based on merit and performance.

Please feel free to get back to us for any clarifications.

Looking forward to hear from you.