Information System Security Engineer Level 2

ProSync Technology   •  

Annapolis Junction, MD

11 - 15 years

Posted 238 days ago

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Seeking motivated candidated for a multi-tasking and fast paced environment.


Title of Position: Information System Security Engineer Level 2


Description of Position:

  • Shall perform or review, technical security assessments of computing environments to identify points of vulnerability, non-compliance with established Information Assurance (IA) standards and regulations and recommend mitigation strategies.
  • Validate and verifies system security requirements definitions and analysis and establishes system security designs.
  • Designs, develops, implements and/or integrates IA and security systems and system components including those for networking, computing and enclave environment to include those with multiple enclave and with differing data protection/classification requirements.
  • Builds IA into system deployed to operational environments.
  • Assist architects and systems developers in the identification and implementation of appropriate information security functionality to ensure uniform application of Agency security policy and enterprise solutions.
  • Supports the building of security architectures.
  • Enforce the design and implementation of trusted relations among external systems and architectures.
  • Assesses and mitigates system security threats/risks throughout the program life cycle.
  • Contributes to the security planning, assessment, risk analyst, risk management. certification and awareness activities for system and networking operations.
  • Reviews certification and accreditation (C&A) documentation providing feedback on completeness and compliance of its content.
  • Applies system security engineering expertise in one or more of the following to : system security design process; engineering life cycle; information domain; cross domain solutions; commercial off-the-shelf and government off-the-shelf cryptography; identification; authentication; and authorization; system integration; risk management: intrusion detection; contingency planning; incident handling; configuration control· change management; auditing; certification and accreditation process· principles of IA (confidentiality, integrity, non-repudiation, availability, and access control); and security testing. Support security authorization activities in compliance with NSA/CSS Information System Certification and Accreditation Process (NlSCAP) and DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DlACAP) process, the NlST Risk Management Framework (RMF) process, and prescribed NSA/CSS business processes for security engineering.


Education and Experience Required:

  • Participate as a security engineering representative on engineering teams for the design, development. implementation and/or integration of secure networking computing, and enclave environments.
  • Participate as a security engineering representative on engineering team for the design, development implementation and/or integration of IA architectures, systems or system components.
  • Participate as the primary security engineering representative on engineering teams for the design, development, implementation, evaluation and/or integration of secure networking, computing, enclave environments, IA architectures, systems, or system components.
  • Support the Government in the enforcement of the design and implementation of trusted relation hip among external system and architectures.
  • Apply knowledge of IA policy, procedures, and workforce structure to design. develop, and implement secure networking, computing, and enclave environment.
  • Support security planning, assessment, risk analysis, and risk management.
  • Identify overalI security requirements for the proper handling of Government data.
  • Interact with the customer and other project team members.
  • Perform system or network design that encompass multiple enclaves, to include those with differing data protection/classification requirements.
  • Provide security planning, assessment, risk analyst and risk management.
  • Recommend system-level solution to resolve security requirement.
  • Support the Government in the enforcement of the design and implementation of trusted relationship among external systems and architectures.
  • Fourteen (14) years experience as an ISSE on program and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science Information Assurance, Information Security System Engineering or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
  • Four (4) year of lSSE experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.
  • DoD 8570.01-M compliance with lASAE Level 2 is required.
  • ClSSP Certification is required.