Information Systems Security Officer/Technical Lead - Expert

Employer
Perspecta
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
May 13, 2019
Closes
May 24, 2019
Ref
107626152
Hours
Full Time
Overview Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves-to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers. Perspecta works with US government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways-not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. Perspecta's talented and robust workforce-14,000 strong-stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together. Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories Responsibilities Board certified in relevant security programs (eg, CISSP, CISM, CISA, CEH, NCSF, CAP, etc.) Applies experience with compliance and vulnerability scanning tools (XACTA, RedSeal, Nessus, Splunk, McAfee ePO, and/or other vulnerability scanners) Applies experience with RMF, CNSSI 1253, NIST SP 800-53, and NISPOM Applies experience with Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Compliance Checker (SCC) Applies knowledge of Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVAs) Research, develop, test and review an organization's information Board certified in relevant security programs (eg, CISSP, CISM, CISA, CEH, NCSF, CAP, etc.) Applies experience with compliance and vulnerability scanning tools (XACTA, RedSeal, Nessus, Splunk, McAfee ePO, and/or other vulnerability scanners) Applies experience with RMF, CNSSI 1253, NIST SP 800-53, and NISPOM Applies experience with Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Compliance Checker (SCC) Applies knowledge of Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVAs) Research, develop, test and review an organization's information security in order to protect information from unauthorized access Inform users about security measures, explain potential threats, install software, implement security measures and monitor networks Responsible for gathering information necessary to maintain and establish functioning exterior barriers, such as firewalls and other security measures Define, create, and maintain documentation for assessment and authorization of each information system in accordance with Government requirements Assess impacts of system modifications and technological advances Review systems in order to identify potential security weaknesses, recommend improvements to amend vulnerabilities, implement changes, and document upgrades Use analytical skills to troubleshoot and prioritize needs, requirements, and other issues Establish and enforce security policies to protect the organization's infrastructure, networks, and data Evaluate the effectiveness of existing security measures, such as firewalls, password policies, and intrusion detection systems Minimize risk of damage from security breaches by putting business continuity or disaster recovery plans in place Qualifications Active TS/SCI w/Poly Bachelor's Degree with 8 years of experience or a Master's Degree with 6 years, High School Diploma/GED with 12 years, or Associates Degree with 10 years Provides technical / management leadership on major tasks or technology assignments. Establishes goals and plans that meet project objectives. Has domain and expert technical knowledge. Directs and controls activities for a client, having overall responsibility for financial management, methods, and staffing to ensure that technical requirements are met. Interactions involve client negotiations and interfacing with senior management. Decision making and domain knowledge may have a critical impact on overall project implementation. May supervise others. Options

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