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DoD Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) Job

El Segundo, CA
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DoD Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) Job

DoD Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) Job

Date: Mar 28, 2018

Location: El Segundo, CA, US

Company: SAIC

DoD Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) (Job Number:433720)


Job Description:

SAIC Office of Security is looking for a senior- level Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) to support all facets of SAIC’s Information Protection Program out of our El Segundo location. The ISSO assists the ISSM (Information Systems Security Manager) and provides oversight, guidance, and technical support, on IT and information system security issues affecting the mission of the customer by implementing common information system security practices, policies and technologies. Subject will interface with multiple government agencies within both the DoD and IC. Additionally, candidate requires an understanding of Contractor Program Security functions, responsibilities, and disciplines that make up a strong Security Program.

Job Responsibilities:

- Maintain operational security posture for programs and information systems.
- Information Security interface to government customer Designated Accrediting Authorities across the DoD and Intelligence Communities.
- Support and track Customer security authorization activities.
- Perform vulnerability/risk assessment analysis to support authorization and accreditation.
- Prepare and review documentation to include System Security Plans (SSPs), Risk Assessment Reports, Authorization and Accreditation (A&A) packages, and Security Controls Traceability Matrices (SCTMs).
- Conduct periodic reviews and evaluations of required IS policies and procedures.
- Support IS Security Inspections, tests, and reviews.
- Support and maintain the IS Continuous Monitoring Plan.
- Process hardware and software requests, and conduct software due diligence.
- *ICAF*

Required Education and Experience:

- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
- Valid Security+ CE Certification. Must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DoD Directive 8570.01-M for Information Assurance Technical Level 2.
- Must have a current SSBI with TS/SCI eligibility, and willing to complete a polygraph.
- Experience with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process.
- Candidate must have 5+ years’ experience as an ISSO, be a great communicator (written and verbal), and able to work with a group, or independently.
- Familiarity with Program Security responsibilities to include but not limited to: OPSEC, Program. Protection, Personnel Security clearances, Security Training and Education, Classification management.
- Manage and oversee system General and Privileged User program.
- In depth knowledge of network and information system security principles and test practices.
- Previous experience controlling, labeling, virus scanning, and appropriately transferring data (upload/download) between information systems at varying classification levels.
- Familiarity with applicable IC and DoD policies, procedures and operating instructions related to IT, IA and IM.
- Ideal candidate will be self-motivated, organized, and detail oriented.
- Experience with ICD 503, NIST Special Publications, Intel Community Directives, DoD Issuances, etc.
- Travel expected 10% of the time.
SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jan 29, 2018, 5:00:00 AM
Primary Location: United States-CA-EL SEGUNDO
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Engineer, Information Systems, Security Clearance, Risk Management, Security, Engineering, Technology, Government, Finance


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