ActioNet, Inc Sr. ISSO in Germantown, Maryland
IT/Cyber Security/Network Systems
Position at ActioNet
ActioNet has an immediate job opportunity for an experienced Information System Security Officer (ISSO) located in Germantown, MD. The position requires the candidate to obtain a Top Secret security clearance.
The selected candidate will provide ISSO SME support for an enterprise level federal IA (Information Assurance) program. The ISSO will collaborate with stakeholders, program managers and cyber operations teams to ensure information systems undergo thorough and ongoing risk based Assessment & Authorization (A&A). They will do so in accordance with agency defined security requirements using the NIST’s Risk Management Framework (RMF) and Cybersecurity Framework consistent with all statutory and policy requirements.
Experience Required :
Five to Seven years of experience as an ISSO in a federal agency
Extensive experience in developing NIST-compliant RMF documentation to support A&A processes.
Experience with OS administration of Windows and/or Unix/Linux variants
Experience with GRC tools such as CSAM, RSAM, TAF or Xacta
Ability to work and lead in a diverse, matrixed team environment
Ability to plan, coordinate, execute and track multiple projects simultaneously
Skilled in verbal and written communication
Skilled in presenting to groups such as classes, lectures
Strong knowledge of NIST RMF (Risk Management Framework) and related federal security program disciplines
Strong Knowledge of NIST Special Publications (e.g. 800-53, 800-60, 800-171) and Internal/Interagency reports (NISTIRs – e.g. NISTIR 8170)
Knowledge of cloud computing service models (e.g. PaaS, IaaS, SaaS) as they relate to FEDRAMP authorization
Knowledge of endpoint security tools such as McAfee, HBGary, BigFix, or ForeScout
Knowledge of SCRM (Supply Chain Risk Management)
Knowledge of Contingency, Disaster and Incident Response planning
Knowledge of network security architecture and management principles and practices
Knowledge of vulnerability scanning and management tools such as Tenable, Qualsysguard, AppScan, WebInspect or Netsparker
Skilled in performing cost/benefit analysis
Required Certications :
CISSP and SEC Training/Certifications Preferred :
Professional certifications such as, CISM, CASP, A+, Network+, ITIL, and various GIAC certifications
Technical certifications, such as CCNA, MCSA, MCSE, etc.
ActioNet is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer
All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age (40 or over), or genetic information. ActioNet’s commitment to diversity and inclusive selection practices includes ensuring qualified long-term unemployed job seekers receive equal consideration for employment.
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