Information System Security Officer

College Park, MD
Apr 17, 2018
Apr 18, 2018
Full Time
FGS, LLC has a requirement for a IT security professional to fill the role of Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) for the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), an independent Federal agency with a mission to serve American democracy by safeguarding and preserving the records of our Government, thus ensuring that people can discover, use, and learn from this documentary heritage. The ISSO will perform all aspects of lifecycle management of the Assessment and Authorization process for assigned systems. This position is contingent upon award of a contract, expected in July 2018. Primary Duties and Responsibilities: Ensure NARA systems are assessed, integrated, accredited, operated, maintained and disposed of in accordance with applicable security policies and practices Manage and track system security requirements during all phases of the system's life cycle for all operational and development projects Create, update, and maintain required system security documentation Perform Security Controls Testing to audit and inspect system security controls, processes and procedures Report, respond, and track security incidents in accordance with the NARA Computer Security Incident Handling Guide Ensure system audit trails are reviewed weekly and retained for the period of time defined in the SSP Assist system owners to review and validate (recertify) non-privileged and privileged user accounts Qualifications: BS/BA in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering or other related analytical, scientific or technical discipline. Eight (8) years of experience in IT security, including SA&A and/or IT security risk analysis, preferably in support of the Federal Government. Demonstrated knowledge of Federal Government SA&A practices and policies, particularly FISMA and NIST Special Publications 800 series. Ability to work independently and also collaborating with application developers, engineers and others. Must be motivated and results oriented. Effective written and oral communication skills. Desired Qualifications: Ability to obtain a security clearance (up to TS/SCI) desired but not required CISSP Certification highly preferred. Industry recognized and accepted certifications relating to IT security preferred (CISSP, GIAC, CEH, TNCP, Security+, Network+ etc.). Physical and Environmental Conditions: Requires Sitting, Speaking, Listening, Sight, Observe, Use of fingers and hands. Some CONUS and OCONUS travel. (10%) This position description is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with this job. This and all positions are eligible for organization-wide transfer. Management reserves the right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at anytime. #cjpost FGS, LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

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