ISSE in Fort Meade, SD

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Inovex Information Systems   •  

Fort Meade, SD 57741

Industry: Information Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 26 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Supporting a Prime contract, the ISSE will be responsible for working with the compliance task orders to support the re-accreditation and accreditation of 4 or more SSPs as well as managing STE/STN requirements.

Qualified candidates will need experience with:

- Security Testing

- System Admin background (to interface with SA teams)

- NIST/RMF process experience

- XACTA experience

Successful candidate will be working through all phases of the system accreditation process to include achieving Interim Approval to Test (IATT), Authority to Operation (ATO), and Re-Authorization. They will also be conducting and interpreting the results of security tests and gain experience working with systems within a cloud architecture.

The Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE) 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. Validates 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 environments to include those with multiple enclaves and with differing data protection/classification requirements. Builds IA into systems deployed to operational environments. Assists 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 analysis, 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 Information System Certification and Accreditation Process (NISCAP) and DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) process, the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) process, and prescribed business processes for security engineering.