Information Systems Security Manager ( ISSM )

8 - 10 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/02/17
8 - 10 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/02/17

Overview

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

The Systems Engineering and Integration Contract II (SEIC II) Program has a requirement for an Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) to provide Cybersecurityengineering support to the Airspace Mission Planning Division located at Eglin AFB, FL.

 

The ISSM's principal responsibility is successful Security Certification & Accreditation (C&A) of Mission Planning software applications, within planned cost and schedule. These Mission Planning software applications are in use today by Air Force and Navy aviation mission planners, and operate on various DoD networks, closed networks and stand-alone systems

 

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:                           

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, ElectricalEngineering or a related scientific /technical discipline and 8+ years of SecurityEngineering or related experience.
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designation.
  • Understanding of DoD 8510, NIST 800.53 Risk Management Framework, and CNSSI 1253.
  • Ability to manage and provide cybersecurity products to multiple project teams executing concurrently, in accordance with each project’s schedule.
  • Active Secret clearance with ability to obtain Top Secret

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Advanced degreepreferred
  • Experience in leading C&A processes in accordance with DoD policy, standards & guidelines.
  • Experience with the enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS).
  • Technical knowledge of computer networking and computer security protocols, and prior hands-on implementation of network and software security controls

Responsibilities

  • Researching, developing, implementing, testing, and reviewing hardware/software information security requirements (IAW DoD/NIST RMF) to protect information and prevent unauthorized access. In this role, the ISSE will direct the contracting team on security measures, explain potential threats, implement security measures and monitor applications in order to meet or exceed all DoD/NIST RMF requirements, resulting in faster and more accurate software releases.
  • Support the government program office’s Information Assurance team with Authorization to Operate (ATO) and Authority to Connect (ATC) certifications, required for software releases.
  • Hardening of Operating Systems, applications, and networkinfrastructure using Department of Defense Security Requirement Guides (SRGs), Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), Defense Security Service Office of the Designated Approving Authority (DSS ODAA) Baseline Technical Security Configurations, and Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVA).
  • Reviewing existing system-specific Security Controls Test Matrix (SCTM), Risk Assessment Report, Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M), System Security Plans (SSP), Application Security and Development Checklists, and other artifacts supporting software certification and accreditation in accordance with RMF and JSIG to identify areas for Enterprise Cybersecurity & Cyber Resiliency opportunities for improvement
  • Working closely with the Chief Engineer to establish a system securityengineering (SSE) process to plan, organize and manage efforts to achieve maximum system security and survivability.
  • Working with self-signed certificates and DoD PKI.
  • Working with Windows OS, SELinux, puppet, iptables, and cryptographic modules.

Requisition Number 2017-6512

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