Information System Security Officer/ISSO (Active Polygraph Required)

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Information Security
Location
Bethesda, Maryland

REQ#: RQ109135

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. At GDIT, cyber security is not just a singular part of our mission—it connects every one of us because it’s embedded into every aspect of what we do.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Information System Security Officer (ISSO) joining our team to support Customer activities at Bethesda, MD.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Provide expert-level knowledge, both in context and execution with the Risk Management Framework to support a NIST SP 800-53 HHM systems through the A&A process.
  • Construct thorough and complete security documentation to include, but not limited to, System Security Plans (SSPs), Plan of Actions and Milestones (POA&Ms), and any other artifacts to support the Body of Evidence (BOE), for sponsors approval.
  • Identify security controls and work with engineering, development and testing staff to construct proper test plans and procedures.
  • Implement security audit reviews verifying that the audit records are collected and reviewed.
  • Coordinate all security testing exercises, working with external assessment teams and technical staff.
  • Configure and support various AWS services to protect the security posture of the system.

Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated strong technical skills and analytic abilities, as well as experience performing system security analysis and risk management.
  • Demonstrated experience with security in the Amazon Web Services environment.
  • Demonstrated experience performing complex technical tasks in pursuit of overall goals with minimal direction.
  • Demonstrated experience in translating an understanding of systems and applications into security test plans and perform hands on security testing.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of risk management methodologies.
  • Demonstrated experience to analyze test results and suggest mitigations for security problems.
  • Demonstrated technical experiences with system configuration, development, and design specifically around enterprise systems and hypervisors.
  • Demonstrated experience with Linux and virtual platforms.
  • Documented working experience with public and private information security groups and organizations.
  • Possesses experience with communicating vulnerability results and risk posture to senior executives.
  • Possess a broad knowledge of Information Security policies and guidance, as well as the ability to assist in researching, evaluating, and developing relevant security policies and guidance.

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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Prepares incident reports of analysis methodology and results

Ensure compliance with regulations and privacy laws

May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals

May serve as a team or task lead

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BA/BS or equivalent, 5+ years of experience

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.