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Information System Security Officer ( R-00064865 )

Law Enforcement and Security

Information Security



Virginia, United States


Job Description:

Leidos' Mission Solutions Group is looking for a TS/SCI with Polygraph cleared Information Systems Security Officer to work in McLean, VA. The selected candidate will:

  • Provide consulting to Agencies on Requests for Service for the design, development, and deployment of Ongoing Assessment, Ongoing Authorization, and other Information Assurance (IA) initiatives
  • Provide continuous monitoring to enforce client security policy and procedures and create processes that will provide increased visibility to system owners on impacts to the security posture of systems
  • Ensure system security measures comply with applicable government policies
  • Monitor configuration management changes and assess the impact of modifications and vulnerabilities for each system
  • Ensure effective controls and processes are in place and working effectively to maintain a strong system security posture.
  • Perform vulnerability/risk assessment analyses to support Assessment & Authorization (A&A) activities
  • Review system security A&A package submissions for consistency, completeness and traceability ensuring compliance
  • Ensure the development, documentation, and presentation of IS security education, awareness, and training activities for users and others, as appropriate
  • Ability to manage multiple high visibility security projects and adjust to quick shifts in customer priorities while meeting all mission requirements
  • Demonstrated ability to translate technical information and information technology jargon into plain English

Basic Qualifications:

  • Security+
  • GSEC Security Essentials
  • GIAC Information Security Fundamentals

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BA or BS degree (or 2-4 years additional experience) and 4+ years of experience in a broad range of assignments in technical ISSO tasks, or
  • Will substitute additional experience in lieu of degree
  • TS/SCI with Polygraph is required. Candidates without this level clearance will not be considered.

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