Information System Security Manager (ISSM)

Herndon, VA
Jan 22, 2022
Jan 24, 2022
Full Time
Information Systems Security Manager - ISSMAn active security clearance at the Top Secret level is required for this position.Join our team of professionals in a well-respected and rapidly growing company as we push the boundaries of science and technology in some of the most demanding product areas such as active protection systems, autonomous highway safety systems and 3D imaging sensors. We provide technology and products to some of the most respected and demanding organizations in the world, including DARPA, the US Army, CDC, Microsoft, ONR, and many others.BenefitsEnjoy an informal, friendly work environment. We offer competitive salaries and a generous medical benefits package for our employees and their dependents. 401K with match, tuition reimbursement, three weeks of vacation, ten paid holidays and one week of sick leave. Life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance provided.Security RequirementsActive DoD security clearance at Top Secret levelMust meet requirements for Special Access Programs (SAPs)Required ExperienceCreate and maintain Assessment and Authorization (A&A) documentation to obtain initial Authorization to Operate (ATO) for a new peer-to-peer Windows networkBe fluent with the RMF and NIST special publications, SP-800-128, SP-800-60, DAAPM and STIGSComplete understanding of the NISPOM as it relates to classified information systems and protecting classified information in generalCoordinate with program/project stakeholders, the Facility Security Officer (FSO)/Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO) and other team members to define, implement and maintain an acceptable information systems security posture.Translate operational requirements into technical requirements to meet program objectivesMaintain cybersecurity compliance, implement steps to mitigate threats and understand reporting requirementsContinuously evaluate, document and implement all aspects of AIS, including weekly audits, patches and updates, establishing user accounts, updating hardware, software, and maintenance logsCreate and deliver end user-related briefings and trainingPreferred ExperienceFamiliarity with CUI requirements for unclassified IT systems a plusFamiliarity with CMMC compliance requirements a plusHave achieved a Satisfactory level or above rating on a DCSA AIS inspectionHave track record of competency with eMASS in obtaining initial A&A and reauthorizationFamiliarity with Unclassified network administration, including:Experience in network infrastructure and security best practicesExperience with Local Area Network administration and maintenance, including user control and VPN accessExperience with firewall appliance setupExperience with Mobile Device ManagementComfortable with Windows operating systemsAbility to automate local and remote server backupsWillingness and ability to independently take on a variety of IT tasksLinux operation systems experienceAbility to support day-to-day operations of the company's information systemsAbility to perform all hardware upgrades and repairs to the entire LAN including hubs, routers, printers and workstationsAbility to promptly address system-wide and individual PC operational problems and, when required, closely manage contracted maintenanceAbility to track warranties and service agreements and renew or extend when necessaryAbility to 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 recordsAbility to manage hardware and software requirements for multiple file servers used to operate the LANAbility to install and support softwareAbility to manage company file and communications security policies, to include public/private key encryptionAbility to add and maintain users on the network; assigning application access, ensuring security, and maintaining their configurations are within standardsAbility to monitor load balance on servers and make adjustments accordinglyAdditional requirementsAbility to prioritizeEffective verbal and written communication skillsStrong critical thinking and problem-solving skillsSelf-motivated and conscientiousRequired Education and ExperienceRelevant Bachelor's Degree or certification (Security+, Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), CISSP or other DoD 8140/8570 certification)Minimum two (2) years of experience working on classified Accredited Information Systems (AIS) as an ISSM or ISSO.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.

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