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Senior Information System Security Officer

Company: ManTech International
Location: Herndon
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

All ManTech employees will need to meet the requirements set forth in Executive Order 14042 and the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force Guidance requiring all covered contractor personnel to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.Secure our Nation, Ignite your FutureSecure our Nation, Ignite your FutureBecome an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first. At ManTech International Corporation, you'll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement. Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) to join our team in the Herndon/Chantilly, VA locations.As the ISSO, you will work under the direction of the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM). This is a multi-tasking environment that demands customer service, communication, and organizational skills at one or more ManTech office locations. A successful candidate will be motivated, results-oriented and have a willingness to learn. The ISSO will maintain the operational security posture to ensure information systems (IS) security policies, standards, and procedures are established and followed for assigned system(s). Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:Develop supporting documentation and apply standards, directives, guidance, policies, and security control to classified computing environments in support of Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 503.Utilizing one or more Risk Management Framework implementation methods to include but not limited to; JSIG, CNSSI 1253, NIST SP 800-53, NIST SP 800-171, DoDM-5220-22 (NISPOM).Ability to obtain and maintain customer system accreditations through the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC).Assist in preparation and review documentation to include System Security Plans (SSPs), Risk Assessment Reports (RAR), Security Controls Traceability Matrix (SCTM), and other Assessment & Authorization (A&A) artifacts.Support efforts for vulnerability/risk assessment analysis to support Assessment & Authorization (A&A), including system self-assessments.Learn and conduct Independent scans of the operating systems, applications, networks and databases with tools such as DISA STIGS and SCAP (SCC) tool, Tenable Security Center/Nessus, and other vulnerability/compliance verification tools as required.Assist in the research and address information security issues as required, and develop and maintain the Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) and support remediation activities.Provide continuous monitoring, security reviews, and technical inspections to enforce security policies, controls and procedures and mitigate identified vulnerabilities and weaknesses.Create processes and reports that will provide oversight into continuous monitoring and assessment activities for the system owner, ISSM and ManTech management.Maintain inventory of system software, hardware, firmware, and participate in end of lifecycle activities for property turn-in (PTI).Responsible for conducting system account management, training tracking and audit log reviews and recording and reporting results.Provide direction and guidance to other employees about computer security issues via security education and awareness, conduct Information Systems Security briefings, participate in self-inspections and audits, and investigate security incidents.Ad hoc duties as assigned.---Minimum Experience, Education and Certifications: ---4+ years of ISSO experience.DoD Directive 8570-01-M - Cyberspace Workforce Management compliant certification: Information Assurance Management (IAM) Level IPreferred Experience, Education and Certifications: ---CompTIA CASP+CE, ISC2 CAP preferred.Associates degree in computer, or cyber/security related disciplineSecurity Clearance Requirements: ---Must current possess an active Top-Secret SCI clearance with CI PolyFor all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. -The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation please click and provide your name and contact information.SummaryLocation: USA-VA-HerndonType: Full time

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