Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) Level 1

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

REQ#: RQ104530

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. We stay at the forefront of innovation to solve complex technical challenges. 

At GDIT, we foster a people-centric environment. As an Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) supporting one of the most technical DoD Agency’s, you will be trusted to work on National Level Technology. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Develop and maintain documentation for C&A in accordance with ODNI and DoD policies
  • Provide CM for security-relevant information system software, hardware, and firmware
  • Develop system security policy and ensures compliance
  • Evaluate security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information
  • Maintain operational security posture for an information system or program
  • Provide support to the Information System Security Manager (ISSM) for maintaining the appropriate operational IA posture for a system, program, or enclave
  • Develop and update the system security plan and other IA documentation
  • Assist with the management of security aspects of the information system and perform day-to-day security operations of the system
  • Administer the user identification and authentication mechanism of the Information System (IS)
  • Perform systems security Scans and coordinate with support team on addressing security issues
  • Scan new products releases for classification or distribution issues
  • Track security related patches to the Operating System and external products (FOSS, COTS)

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Five (5) years’ experience as an ISSO on programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. Experience is to include at least one (1) of the following areas:  knowledge of current security tools, hardware/software security implementation; communication protocols; and encryption techniques/tools. Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional experience as an ISSO may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree
  • Two (2) years experience using the LINUX, UNIX, Widows, or Cisco Operating System
  • IAM Level II Certification, IA Baseline Certification
  • Security clearance level( TS/SCI with Poly )

Desired Qualification:

  • Two (2) years experience in the SIGINT environment performing ISSO responsibilities

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Customizable health benefits packages
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Rewards program for high-performing employees

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This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.