Information Systems Security Officer, Mid

Key Role:

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 cybersecurity 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.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with cybersecurity

-Experience in interfacing with information assurance managers, including reviewing documentation, such as systems security plans (SSPs), risk assessment reports, C&A packages, or Plan of Actions and Milestones (POA&Ms)

-Ability to manage cybersecurity 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 8570 IAM I or IAT II Certification

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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