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Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) Team Lead


Chief Information Officer


Norfolk, Virginia, United States


Unleash Your Potential

At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customer’s success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainably. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.

If this sounds like an environment where you can thrive, keep reading!

The Leidos Digital Modernization Sector provides a diverse portfolio of systems, solutions, and services covering land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace for customers worldwide. Solutions for Defense include enterprise and mission IT, large-scale intelligence systems, command and control, geospatial and data analytics, cybersecurity, logistics, training, and intelligence analysis and operations support. Our team is solving the world’s toughest security challenges for customers with “can’t fail” missions.

This position will provide Risk Management Framework expertise and services to the Military Sealift Command. Additionally, you will review systems to identify potential security weaknesses, recommend improvements to amend vulnerabilities, assist with implementing changes and documenting upgrades.


  • Coordinate with DAOs, System Owners, SAs and ISSM for Security relevant changes to SSPs.
  • Conduct analysis of the Security Impact Analysis of changes to the network environment/ ATO.
  • Provide RMF subject matter expertise to the team and government customer.
  • Ensure assessment and authorization packages are completed in accordance with projected timelines and in alignment with customer requirements.
  • Provide reporting to the program manager and convey top-down information back to the team.
  • On-time submission of contract deliverables with special attention to quality and accuracy.
  • Monitor, track, and report on daily and weekly activities conducted by the ISSO team.
  • Evaluate configuration management (CM) for information system security software, hardware, and firmware.
  • Evaluate relevant STIGs and ACAS scans for systems that are implementing a change.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Engineering or Math
  • Certified Authorization Professional (CAP), CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) CE, Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or Associate, GIAC Security Leadership Certification (GSLC) or Higher-level certification
  • At least five years of DoD and/or Department of the Navy Information Technology and Cybersecurity experience with at least five years of experience managing information security personnel.
  • At least three years of experience with Risk Management, Cybersecurity Management, Security Models and Access Controls, Network Protocols, Cybersecurity Architecture, Software Development Security and Database Security for DoD or Department of the Navy programs

Ability to obtain a Secret Security Clearance

Original Posting Date:


While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $81,250.00 - $146,875.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.