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Information System Security Officer in Reston, VA at ManTech

Date Posted: 2/13/2018

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Job Description


Clearance Level Needed:



Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Conducts research, develops, implements, tests, and reviews an applications information security IAW DoD/NIST RMF requirements in order to protect information and prevent unauthorized access. In this role, the officer will direct the contracting team regarding security measures, explain potential threats, implement security measures, and monitor applications in order to meet or exceed all DoD/NIST RMF requirements, resulting in faster and more accurate software releases.

Position Requirements:
Minimum bachelor&s degree in computer science, mathematics, engineering, or five years of comparable work experience. Desired skills include up to eight or more years of ISSO experience as well as security clearance status of TS/SCI with a CI polygraph test. Prefer candidates who are Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) and possess acute knowledge and practical experience of DoD 8510 and NIST 800-53 Risk Management Framework, respectively. Candidate must be analytical and able to troubleshoot and prioritize needs, requirements and other issues. Aside from technical skills, prospective candidates should have excellent communication, teamwork, leadership and conflict management skills.

Security Requirements:
Must possess an active TS/SCI to be considered and must obtain and maintain a CI Poly

Job Requirements

Requires Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Security Management and eight to ten years of experience or a related field.