Information Systems Security Officer, Mid in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

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Job Number: R0023137

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.


Information Systems Security Officer, Mid

Serve as an Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO). Assist with the Certification and Accreditation (C&A) of standalone computers and Networks. Gather the information necessary to maintain security and establish functioning external barriers, including firewalls and other security measures. Review systems to identify potential security weaknesses, recommend improvements to amend vulnerabilities, implement changes, and document upgrades. Maintain responsibility for managing Cyber security risk from a business and agency perspective. Identify organization risks, prioritize those risks, and maintain a risk registry for escalating and presenting those risks to senior leadership. Work in a collaborative team environment supporting the DoD providing a full range of information technology products, services, solutions and customer supporting multiple DoD superiors, director in defense department and coordinating clients in various offices.


Basic Qualifications:
-5 years of experience with providing security guidance and IS validation using National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) RMF, DoD, and local security policies
-Experience with providing configuration management (CM) for information system security software, hardware, and firmware and coordinating changes and modifications with the ISSM, Security Control Assessor (SCA), and Authorizing Official (AO)
-Experience with reviewing system security audit logs and leveraging Network scanning software to perform vulnerability or risk assessment analysis for the RME, including maintaining vulnerability scanning tool compliance, such as HBSS or ACAS and patch management (IAVM) to ensure IT staff pushes patches to all systems in an effort to maintain compliance with all applicable directives, managing system changes, and assessing the security impact of those changes
-Experience in interfacing with information assurance managers, including preparing and reviewing documentation, such as Systems Security Plans (SSPs), Risk Assessment Reports, certification and Accreditation (C&A) packages, and Plan of Actions and Milestones (POA&Ms)
-Ability to manage Cyber security activities that must be performed by system owners, including annual refresher CS training or awareness briefings or requires a personal interface, including incident response or data transfers
-Ability to support security authorization activities, including transitioning from the legacy Information Assurance certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) to compliance with the DoD RMF
-Secret clearance
-BA or BS degree
-DoD IAM OR IAT Level II or III

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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