Softworld Lead Information System Security Officer (ISSO) in Washington, District Of Columbia

Lead Information System Security Officer (ISSO)

Washington, DC

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Post Date: 03/05/2018

2018-03-05 2018-04-19

Job ID: 225643

Industry: IT

Job Description

Seeking an Information System Security Officer (ISSO) to support the RMF cycle with a focus on FISMA and NIST

Requirements/ Responsibilities

  • Bachelor’ s degree and 8+ years of experience or 15+ years without degree

  • (Preferred) Certification relating to IT security (CISSP, GIAC, CEH, etc.).

  • At least 3 years at a Federal Agency (preferably Executive Branch) working with FISMA as a Risk Management Framework (RMF) SME

  • 8 years of progressive Information Technology (IT) experience including at leastFive (5) years’ experience in IT security, including C&A and/or IT security risk analysis, preferably in support of the Federal Government

  • Extensive experiencewithFederal Government C&A practices and policies, particularlyFISMA, NIST SP 800-53.

  • Create and implement Plan of Action & Milestones (POA&M) to address security vulnerabilities.

  • Develop the required artifacts as part of updating the general LAN and minor applications' System Security Plan (SSP)

  • Plan, implement and upgrade security measures and controls

  • Ability to categorize selected systems, determine security controls, oversee the implementation of selected controls, assess the implemented controls, and oversee continuous monitoring of the controls.

  • Experience with system categorization, security boundary definition, and selecting security controls.

  • Ability to perform risk assessments, and do network boundary diagrams