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Information Security Specialist, Mid

Job Number: R0059419

Information Security Specialist, Mid

Key Role:

Serve as an information systems security officer (ISSO) for appointed systems as assigned by the chief information security officer (CISO) and local information systems security manager (ISSM). Support day-to-day system security operations to ensure that operational security is maintained for various information systems. Determine security control alternatives, conduct security controls testing, and review network scans to determine abnormalities. Capture and refine information security requirements for new systems and for enhanced functionality on existing system and ensure that the requirements are effectively integrated into information systems throughout the system development life cycle (SDLC). Assist with assessing information assurance long term needs and acquisition requirements to accomplish mission objectives.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with information security

-Knowledge of Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), including Nessus and Tenable

-Knowledge of IAW ICD 503 and Risk Management Framework (RMF)

-Active TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree

-CISSP, CISA, or CISM Certification

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with the DoD, intelligence community (IC), or national level system security initiatives and classified programs and infrastructures

-Experience with reporting IT security events and incidents in the time prescribed based on policies and procedures

-Experience with supporting the Joint worldwide intelligence system (JWICS)

-Experience with network or system administration or computer operations

-Knowledge of how to use the national vulnerability database (NVD) and national information assurance partnership (NIAP) portals to review software or hardware vulnerabilities

-Knowledge of Cloud architecture

-Knowledge of virtualization

-Possession of interpersonal and presentation skills


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

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Security Clearance:
Top Secret / SCI
Washington, District of Columbia
United States
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