ISSM/ISSO Information Systems Security Manager

artis llc
Herndon, Virginia
Dec 11, 2018
Jan 15, 2019
IT, Security Engineer
Full Time

Are you ready to make a difference? As our ISSO/ISSM you’ll provide lynchpin support for our team of professionals in a growing company. Maintain and expand your IS management talents into the unclassified side of the business by taking on company-wide network administration.

We provide technology and products to some of the most respected and demanding organizations in the world, including DARPA, the U.S. Army, CDC, Microsoft, ONR, and many others. Enjoy a relaxed work environment among highly-motivated engineers, scientists, and other professionals. We offer competitive salaries and a generous benefits package. 

ISSO/ISSM Requirements

    Active DoD security clearance at Secret level. Minimum three (3) years of experience working on Accredited Information Systems (AIS). Relevant Bachelors Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with AIS reaccreditation process under the NIST Risk Management Framework, in accordance with NIST special publications, including SP-800-128, SP-800-60, and DAAPM. Familiarity with CUI requirements for unclassified IT systems is a plus. Desirable certifications include Security+, Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), CISSP or other DoD 8570.1 certifications.

Unclassified Network Administration Requirements

    Experience in network infrastructure and security best practices Experience with Local Area Network administration and maintenance, including user control and VPN access Experience with firewall appliance setup Comfortable with Linux and Windows operating systems Ability to automate local and remote server backups Willingness and ability to independently take on a variety of IT tasks Excellent communication skills

ISSO/ISSM Responsibilities

    Establish and implement each AIS. Continuously evaluate, document and implement all aspects of AIS. Routine tasks will include: Perform weekly audits. Keep system current with the latest patches and updates. Create user accounts and conduct end-user training on security and technical procedures. Run vulnerability and compliance scanning tools such as SCAP, STIG and reports. Update hardware, software, and maintenance logs when required. Mark media with required markings.

Unclassified Network Administration Responsibilities

    Support day-to-day operations of the company’s information systems Perform all hardware upgrades and repairs to the entire LAN including hubs, routers, printers and workstations Promptly address system-wide and individual PC operational problems, and, when required closely manage contracted maintenance Track warranties and service agreements and renew or extend when necessary Maintain and monitor the Wide Area Network (WAN) connection; using virus protection software, daily backup procedures, and other tools, safeguard the entire LAN system, as well as the Company’s documents and records Manage hardware and software requirements for multiple file servers used to operate the LAN Install and support software. Manage company file and communications security policies, to include public/private key encryption Add and maintain users on the network; assigning application access, ensuring security, and maintaining their configurations are within standards Monitor load balance on servers and make recommendations accordingly.
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Artis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.