Information Systems Security Officer w/Active TS/SCI

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Information Systems Security Officer w/Active TS/SCI

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen
On going contract position
W2 with full benefits
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description:
•Acting as the focal point for program information systems security and security awareness information
•Developing system security plans, risk assessments, incident response plans, and contingency plans
•Developing and administering information system security guidelines and procedures
•Ensuring safeguards are implemented to protect against malware
•Ensuring suspected system security intrusion incidents are reported, tracked, and remediated
•Ensuring compliance with the DoD, DoN, and NRL Information Assurance Program
•Initiating protective and corrective measures when a security problem is discovered
•Providing security status reporting in compliance with FISMA requirements
•Maintaining a plan for site security improvements towards meeting accreditation requirement
•Preparing Certification and Accreditation (C&A) documentation in accordance with agency policies
•Maintaining a current CompTIA Security+ Certification

Required Skills:
•Bachelor’s degree (or the equivalent) with a minimum of 8 years of related experience
•Three (5 +) years of experience in the following:
oDesigning and/or configuring security solutions and associated architectures in an enterprise environment
oBroad range of security product engineering tasks including planning,
orequirements definition, design, documentation, test, integration and deployment
oWorking with Intrusion Detection Systems and Intrusion Prevention Systems
oIntegration, installation, configuration, testing, and administration of C&A
oManagement tools and capabilities to implement RMF, C&A/A&A business processes, workflow, DCID 6/3, NIST 800-53 security controls mappings
oWorking with DCID 6/3, DIACAP and DoD Directive 8570.1
oPerforming Risk Management assessment
oPreparing and writing Certification and Accreditation documentation in accordance with agency policies
oExperience with security design and certification processes, information assurance management, computer security and data networks

Preferred Skills:
•General knowledge of integrating and testing new features and functions within the C&A Management solution. This includes, but may not be limited to, RMF, DCID 6/3, DoD 8500.2, and NIST 800-53 Security Controls mappings; implementing updates business processes, workflow, and templates; and direct support to customers.
•Ability to perform security assessments; design reviews; and provide guidance on new technologies for the customers. New technologies may include, but are not limited to, Cloud technologies, Cross Domain Solutions, Hardware, Operating System, Web technologies; and Databases.

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District of Columbia