Information System Security Officer
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Leidos is looking for a Information System Security Officer (ISSO)
to work at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB)
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Leidos Defense Group 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. To explore and learn more, click here!
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Under the direction of the Government Information System Security Manager (ISSM) the ISSO's specific responsibilities will include:
Establish and implement security procedures and practices in support of Customer goals and current Department of Defense (DoD) regulations
Develop and update assessment and authorization documentation (Body of Evidence) for management and continuous monitoring of information systems
Apply knowledge of Information Systems (IS) and demonstrate understanding of established Information Assurance (IA) requirements; validate security policies and procedures outlined in the System Security Plan (SSP), customer policies, & regulations; and ensure local policies are followed
Serve as the JBAB ISSO and work together with the 844th Communications Group (844 CG) Cybersecurity Team on all cybersecurity related activities
Take corrective actions to resolve problems identified and ensure systems are operated, maintained, and disposed of in accordance with established policies and procedures
Make decisions and implement corrective actions as required to resolve audit discrepancies
Author and review IS, security-related documentation and enter into the Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS)
Conduct continuous security reviews and test systems to verify security features/controls are functional and effective. Take corrective actions to resolve identified vulnerabilities
Provide security engineering review of proposed changes or additions to IS (including hardware, software, or connectivity), and advise the ISSM of the security relevance
Create and maintain processes and procedures for use by members of the ISSO team
Support the ISSO Team Lead in conducting lessons learned activities to improve the overall productivity and efficiency of the ISSO team
Required Experience, Skills, and Education:
Bachelor's degree in Information Security, Information Systems, or related discipline and 4 to 8 years of direct experience. Additional relevant/specialized training and experience may be substituted in lieu of degree
Current, DoD 8570-compliant certification for IAT Level II (e.g., Security + w/CE) prior to start
Active DoD Secret clearance or higher
Experience with DoD implementation of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and governing directives (i.e., NIST, CNSS, etc.)
Proven ability to deliver superior customer service
Proven ability to work independently - prioritize, schedule, and complete multiple tasks
Proven ability to work effectively within a team environment
Extensive knowledge and experience in specialized area of expertise, especially as it relates to the DoD
Hands-on experience conducting vulnerability assessment and analysis utilizing SCAP, ACAS/NESSUS, and DISA STIGs
Experience with completing JFHQ-DODIN TASKORDs and IAVMs
Strong written communications skills to coordinate issues and concerns with team
Experience with compiling, tracking, & reporting Command Cyber Readiness Inspection (CCRI) scores
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Expert in evaluating security controls and compliance on a variety of hardware and software systems
Preferred Experience, Skills, and Education:
Experience with HBSS, Tanium, and MECM
Requires an active Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI
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.