Leidos Defense Group is actively seeking an innovative and highly-driven Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) to join our Mission Partner Environment Services (MPE-S) program at Joint Base Andrews, MD. Leidos will provide full range of global support services for the enterprise MPE-S, which enables essential collaboration between the DoD and U.S. coalition partners, connecting nearly 45,000 global users in support of the mission. This position requires an active Top Secret clearance with ability to obtain SCI.
Ensure appropriate operational security posture is maintained.
Implement and enforce all Air Force cybersecurity policies, procedures, and countermeasures.
Maintain all authorized user access control documentation IAW applicable AF Records Information Management System (AFRIMS).
Ensure software, hardware, and firmware complies with appropriate security configuration guidelines (e.g., Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)/Security Requirement Guides (SRGs)).
Ensure proper configuration management procedures are followed prior to implementation and contingent upon necessary approval.
Coordinate changes or modifications with the Information System Security Manager (ISSM) and/or the Security Control Assessor (SCA).
Initiate exceptions, deviations, or waivers to cybersecurity requirements.
Assist the ISSM in meeting duties and responsibilities.
Implement and enforce all DoD cybersecurity policies and procedures, as defined by cybersecurity-related documentation.
Ensure all users have requisite security clearances and access authorization.
Initiate protective or corrective measures when a cybersecurity incident or vulnerability is discovered and ensure a process is in place for authorized users to report all cybersecurity-related events and potential threats and vulnerabilities.
Ensure all DoD cybersecurity-related documentation is current and accessible to properly authorized individuals.
Implement the Risk Management Framework (RMF) across multiple programs in accordance with National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Air Force policy and directives.
Develop artifacts and supporting evidence to satisfy all applicable RMF Controls and corresponding Control Correlation Identifiers (CCI’s).
Develop and/or update the Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) to document all known vulnerabilities to correct or mitigate risks.
Manage system authorization packages and ATO’s using Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS).
Bachelor's Degree in a related discipline (e.g. Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Math, or Engineering) and 10 years of relevant experience. May substitute degree with equivalent experience/combined education,
A current DoD 8570 IAM Level II certification (CAP, CASP CE, CISM, CISSP, GSLC) is required.
Active, in-scope US Government issued Top Secret clearance the ability to obtain SCI eligibility
Due to contract requirements, US Citizenship is required.
IAM Level III Certification (CISM, CISSP, GSLC).
Five years direct experience in the last seven years.
Functional knowledge of DoD and Air Force cyber policies and directives.
Knowledge of US Government security regulations and methodologies, FISMA, FedRAMP, and NIST special publications.
Experience creating DOD RMF packages and associated work products and managing them through the program lifecycle.
Familiar with eMASS and associated workflows.
Familiarity with coalition and multi-national information sharing systems, policies, and environments.
Experience with the Cross Domain Solution (CDS) authorization process.
External Referral Eligible
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Information Assurance
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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