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Senior Information Systems Security Engineer

Senior Information Systems Security Engineer
Position Location: Fort Meade, MD
Job Code: 1462
Number of Openings: 1

Description: Federal Data Systems is looking for an Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE) with experience working with the NIST 800.53, NIST RMF and XACTA.  Having familiarity with Nessus and/or Splunk is a plus.

Basic Qualifications:

• Shall have eight (8) years integrating information assurance disciplines into the system design, development, integration, and implementation.


Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience identifying Information Protection needs and define System Security Requirements; designing System Security Architecture; developing detailed Security Designs (including system security certifications and project evaluations).

• Experience with Defense in Depth principles and technology including access/control, authorization, Identification and authentication, public key infrastructure, network, and enterprise security architecture.

• Experience developing security plans for employing enterprise-wide security architecture.

• Experience assessing and auditing network penetration testing antivirus planning assistance, risk analysis and incident response.

• Demonstrated experience applying security risk assessment methodology to system development, including threat model development, vulnerability assessments, and resulting security risk analysis.

• Experience developing systems that process information with different classifications and categories that simultaneously permits access by users with different security clearances and denies access to users who lack authorization.

• Experience in evaluating project needs, determining tasks and durations and allocating resources.

• Knowledge of design and implementation of trusted relationships among external agency systems and architectures.

• Experience in the implementation of cross domain solutions (e.g. an information assurance solution that provides the ability to manually and/or automatically access and/or transfer between two or more differing security domains).

• Knowledge of Federal, NSA, IC and DoD Information Security regulations, publications, and policy.

• Knowledge of the NSA/CSS Information System Certification and Accreditation Process (NISCAP).



• A Bachelor's Degree in a technical field which may be substituted for two (2) years experience. 

• A Master's Degree in a technical field will be considered equivalent to four (4) years experience.


NOTE:  A degree in Communications, Computer Science, Mathematics, Accounting, Information Systems, Program Management, or similar degree will be considered as a technical field.


TS/SCI with Poly

US Citizenship is required. 

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