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Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO)

Altus Consulting Corp
Herndon, VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Altus Consulting is seeking a qualified Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO).

JOB SUMMARY:

ISSO must be knowledgeable of the security policies and practices relating to industry and information security systems regarding accreditations.

The ISSO shall possess the following:

  • Two years of experience with the Customer's A&A process, ICD 503, NIST Risk Management Framework.
  • Two years experience writing technical reports related to A&A, System Security Plans (SSP), security policies or guidance.
  • Two years of demonstrated knowledge and technical skills in: network architecture; configuration of a local area network (LAN); and hardening of various operating systems.
  • Five years of Experience with Microsoft Windows Server, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Apple/MAC OS, Unix/Linux systems, and virtualization software (VMware, Hyper-V, Virtual Box). Experience using vulnerability and compliance assessment tools such as Nessus, Rapid 7, SCAP, or App Detective.
  • Cyber security certification to include at least one of the following: Security+, SSCP, CAP, CISM, CASP+, PenTest+, CISSP, GSEC, GCCC, GCWN, GMON, GSLC, CEH, CNDA, CSSLP

Desired:

  • Cyber security certification to include two or more of the following: Security+, SSCP, CAP, CISM, CASP+, PenTest+, CISSP, GSEC, GCCC, GCWN, GMON, GSLC, CEH, CNDA, CSSLP
  • Demonstrated experience giving technical guidance to system administrators.
  • Three or more years of experience with the Sponsor's or IC Community's A&A process, ICD 503, NIST Risk Management Framework.
  • Any additional certifications (that are not mentioned in the "Minimum" requirements section above) and acquired within the last three years, that address any of the following technical areas: network infrastructure, mobile device integration, hardware evaluation, operating systems, technical support, configuring basic network infrastructure, authentication, security testing, intrusion detection/prevention, incident response and recovery, attacks and countermeasures, and malicious code countermeasures

Tools:

• Computers

Special Requirements: All positions require an active TS/SCI with poly clearance.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/REQUIREMENTS: (LIST SPECIFIC PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS FOR THE POSITION)
• Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, to move objects.
• The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading.
o The person in this position needs to occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.

Work Environment
Work is primarily performed in an office environment and/or computer laboratory.

DISCLAIMER:
• This job description is not an exhaustive list of all job functions that the employee may be required to perform, and the employee may be required to perform additional functions.
• Altus reserves the right to revise the job description at any time.
• The employee must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily and, if requested, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable employees with disabilities to perform the essential functions of their job, absent undue hardship.
• Employment with Altus Consulting Corporation is "At Will". This means that either party may terminate the employment relationship at any time, with or without cause, and with or without notice.
• Altus Consulting Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

ADDITIONAL NOTES: Altus is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminated based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.


Altus Consulting Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Altus Consulting Corp

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Herndon, VA
20170 USA

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Technology

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