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Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) - TS/SCI w Poly

MD, MD
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Position: Information Systems Security Officer

DescriptionCymertek is looking for an ISSO to support our customer performing cyber risk assessments; security architecture analyses; security control and vulnerability analyses; and software assurance. A big part of this position involves writing and analysis. For cyber risk assessments the candidate works as a member of the team to complete the assessment and receives training on the methodology.

Clearance Requirement: Active TS/SCI with Polygraph 

The selected candidate will join a high performing agile team using the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) methodology to support a nationally significant and fast-paced program. Program execution follows DEVOPS best practices and employs robust development, test and production environments. The selected candidate will act as an Information System Security Officer for a large software development program which includes software maintenance and development, IT support (Network/Workstation/Server), systems integration and life cycle support, enterprise application development, network engineering, and information systems security (ISS). He/she will work with other security professionals in developing and implementing strategies to detect and mitigate threats to information systems, protect critical data sets, and provide assessments of system and network vulnerabilities. He/she will analyze threats and develop and implement best practices methodologies for incident detection, reporting, and vulnerability remediation.

Primary Roles and Responsibilities
  • Provide support for implementing and enforcing information systems security policies, standards, and methodologies
  • Assist in the evaluation of security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information
  • Assist with the CM for information system security software, hardware, and firmware
  • Assist with preparation and maintenance of documentation
  • Maintain records on workstations, servers, routers, firewalls, intelligent hubs , network switches, etc. to include system upgrades
  • Evaluate security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information
  • Propose, coordinate, implement, and enforce information systems security policies, standards, and methodologies
  • Maintain operational security posture for an information system or program
  • Provide support to the Information System Security Manager (ISSM) for maintaining the appropriate operational IA posture for a system, program, or enclave
  • Develop and maintain documentation for C&A in accordance with ODNI and DoD policies
  • Develop and update the system security plan and other IA documentation
  • Provide CM for security-relevant information system software, hardware, and firmware
  • Assist with the management of security aspects of the information system and perform day-today security operations of the system
  • Develop system security policy and ensures compliance
  • Administer the user identification and authentication mechanism of the Information System (IS)
Required Qualifications
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with at least one of the following (preferably more): current security tools; hardware/software security implementation; communication protocols; encryption techniques/tools
  • Must be committed to developing and adhering to best practices
  • Must be a solutions-oriented team player, and must possess a high level of self-initiative
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills
  • At least five (5) years of experience as an Information Systems Security Officer
  • DoD 8570 compliance with IAT Level I or higher required
Who We Are In a sea of federal contractors, we stand out because of our commitment to our employees. Our vision is pretty straightforward – we’re building an environment that our team members simply don’t want to leave.
 
Cymertek is a growing small business with several diverse government contracts, supporting our nation’s information technology and cyber security strategy. We offer meaningful, challenging work using the latest technologies, paid training to make the best of your talents and grow your career, and a laid-back, inclusive atmosphere where you aren’t just another number. We are a long-term relationship company that invests in our employees, encourages professional and personal growth, and offers a phenomenal benefits package.
 
Benefits
  • Excellent Salaries
  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • 10% - 401k Matching (Vested Immediately)
  • 30 days Paid Leave/Holiday (No Use or Lose!)
  • Medical/Dental/Vision - 100% employee coverage. ($1200 allowance - or a bonus)
  • HSA offering on select plans
  • AFLAC
  • Long Term/Short Term Disability - 100% employee coverage. No cost to you.
  • Life Insurance - 100% employee coverage. No cost to you.
  • Paid Training
  • No long, wordy reviews with tons of paperwork!!!
  • Referral bonus program

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