Assistant Information System Security Officer

Employer
Diligent eSecurity
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Industry
Security
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionDuties:Provide Information Assurance Services in support of federal government client, to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the organizations information assets.Developing System Security PlansAssist independent security assessors in the Security Test and Evaluation of networks, operating systems, databases, and applicationsCoordinate with System Owners to gather relevant artifacts to support security control assessmentsReview and evaluate IT and Information Security operational proceduresReview and evaluation of Information Security Policies, Risk Assessment Reports, System Security Plans, Contingency Plans, Incident Response Plan, existing Security Test and Evaluation Plans/Reports, and other documentationReview and determine weaknesses in the information security programManage information systems vulnerabilitiesManage the organizations Plan of Action and Milestone (POA&M) programEducation Requirements:Bachelors of Science in Engineering or Computer Science.Security + certification.Experience Requirements: A minimum of one (1) year IT experience with knowledge in federal government information security regulations, and demonstrated hands-on security control assessment experience.Working knowledge with NIST Special Publications 800-53, 800-53A, 800-37 and FISMA.Technology Requirements:Working experience with Windows environmentSecurity Clearance:Minimum secret level security clearance is required.Place of Performance:Washington, DCLevel of Effort:Standard workday is 8 hours / day; 40 hours per weekCompany DescriptionDiligent eSecurity helps its clients protect and safeguard their most critical information assets. We are a Small Business Association Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) certified company, providing information assurance services to US federal and local government agencies, healthcare, bio-pharma and commercial organizations.