$200K - $250K(Ladders Estimates)
The Cyber Information Systems Security team is actively looking for a frontline Manager of Cyber Information Assurance that will manage a team of Cyber Security Exempt and Non-Exempt employees (Security Coordinators, ISSOs, and ISSMs) from our Rolling Meadows, IL location. The team performs assessments of systems and networks within the networking environment, or enclave, and identifies where those systems and networks deviate from acceptable configurations, enclave policy, or local policy. This is achieved through passive evaluations such as compliance audits, as well as active evaluations such as vulnerability assessments. The manager will establishes strict program control processes to ensure mitigation of risks and supports obtaining certification and accreditation of systems. This includes support of process, analysis, coordination, security certification test, security documentation, as well as investigations, software research, hardware introduction and release, emerging technology research inspections and periodic audits.
Additionally, the manager will assist in the implementation of the required government policy (i.e., JSIG), NISPOM (DAAPM primarily), ICDs), make recommendations on process tailoring, participate in and document process activities. They will monitor and perform analyses to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements and safeguards. The leader will support the formal Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) required by each government accrediting authority through pre-test preparations, participation in the tests, analysis of the results and preparation of required reports. And they will make sure that all results of Assessments and Accreditation activities and technical or coordination activity are documented, that the Body of Evidence (BoE) and update the Plan of Actions and Milestones (POA&M) are prepared. Also, they will periodically conduct a complete review of each system's audits, and monitor corrective actions until all actions are closed.
This position will ensure the management/coordination with classified programs on the design, testing, and implementing state-of-the-art secure operating systems, networks, database products, firewalls, and network architectures meet government classified Cyber Information Assurance compliance requirements (NIST, EMAS, RMF, etc.). The role will ensure compliance with all associated systems/networks to achieve and maintain formal accreditation authorizations from government agencies.
The successful candidate will establish an inclusive culture within a geographically diverse environment and will be responsible for the following:
Valid Through: 2019-9-16