Information System Security Engineer - ISSE (Info. Systems & Cyber Security, Jr. Analyst)

Lexington Park, MD
Mar 31, 2023
Apr 14, 2023
Engineering, Security
Full Time
Clearance Required:


Education Required:


US Citizenship:



The MIL Corporation is seeking an Information System Security Engineer - ISSE (Info. Systems & Cyber Security, Jr. Analyst) to support our federal government client on-site at their Patuxent River, MD location.

  • Provide technical guidance on physical, application, and networking security policies, procedures and practices.
  • Develop SOP's that align with DoD/DON policies.
  • Develop and document IA test plans and procedures.
  • Provide technical direction in addressing validation and verification test results in support of operating approvals.
  • Update DIACAP/RMF artifacts and track status of changes.
  • Review and evaluate programs self-assessments.
  • Support and conduct IV&V testing.
  • Populate test results in tracking systems.
  • Provide project support with participation in working groups as appropriate, providing task status updates via monthly progress reports and weekly Summary and Statistical Reports.

Required Qualifications
  • 3 years of relevant experience
  • Hands-on experience in:
    • Applicable Computer Network Defense (CND) policies, regulations, and compliance documentation,
    • Security Control and Control Correlation Identifiers (CCIs)/Assessment Procedures (APs) implementation,
    • Self-assessment of administrative controls and CCIs/APs
    • Analyzing ACAS and Security Compliance Assessment Protocol (SCAP) vulnerability scan results,
    • Knowledge of security plan management and validation,
    • Development of Security Assessment Plan (SAP) and Risk Assessment Report (RAR),
    • Conducting manual checklists on applicable Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs),
    • Mitigating/eliminating vulnerabilities findings, and
    • Developing and supporting Plan of Actions and Milestones (POA&M) items for outstanding findings, including drafting of mitigation and impact statements.
  • Solid working knowledge of system engineering and system architecture principles and recent application of Cyber knowledge in practice.
  • Knowledge of information systems, LAN/WAN network architecture, network topology and protocols.
  • Security+ certification
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Problem-solving ability
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills




All applicants for this position must possess a current Secret Clearance; please note that the clearance process takes into account financial background aspects.

Why MIL?

The MIL Corporation (MIL) is a dynamic workforce of industry professionals who deliver world-class solutions in cyber, engineering, financial management, and information technology - and we are looking for candidates like you! Whether you're fresh out of college, the military, or well into your professional services career, MIL has great job opportunities that might be a great fit.

Here at MIL, we pride ourselves on the family-like environment instilled amongst our team. Our employees love working here and it truly shows through our various recognitions & awards. Some of our most recent awards include:
  • 2021-2022, Top Workplaces USA award (Energage)
  • 2017-2022 Top Workplaces Award, Greater Washington Area (The Washington Post)
  • 2018-2022 Certified Great Workplace, Great Place to Work®
      • 2021 & 2022, Best Workplaces in Consulting & Professional Services™
      • 2021 Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials™
      • 2018 Fortune, Great Place to Work: Best Place to Work for Diversity
  • 2020- 2022, 2017, Top Workplace Award, South Carolina (Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly, and Charleston Business Magazine)
  • 2022 Freedom Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense
  • 2018, Above & Beyond Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense

If your goal is to help the federal government deploy leading technologies, improve financial management, or defend the nation in cyberspace, MIL welcomes you. Become a part of something greater, where you, the people, make the difference.

The MIL Corporation is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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