An Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) includes skill requirements from a security or Office Security Program Office for all information technology issues such as malicious code eradication, configuration management, assessment and authorization of current and future systems. ISSOs shall know how to implement common information system security practices, policies, and technologies. Additionally, ISSOs demonstrate self-motivation, initiative, sound judgement, effective interpersonal skills, team building skills, and effective communication skills.
The Level 1 ISSO position is an entry level IS professional who provides assistance to the Government on basic IT and information system security issues affecting the mission.
Participates in special projects as required
BA/BS -Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional, training or work experience.
**Position requires an active in-scope TS/SCI clearance and polygraph.**
0+ years of related experience in data security administration
Must possess IAT Level 1 Certification - Security + CE (or) CAP (or) GSLC
0-5+ years relevant experience and in-depth information system security
Level-1 ISSOs should possess the following desired qualifications:
Familiarity with conducting research and analysis:
Familiarity with network and information system security principles and best practices;
Familiarity with controlling, labeling, virus scanning, and appropriately transferring data (uploading/downloading) between information systems at varying classification levels;
Ability to engender rapport with the military, civilians, and other contractors at all levels;
Ability to prioritize tasks
Familarity with applicable agencey, IC, DoD policies, procedures and operating instructions related to Information Technology, Information Assurance, Information Management (IT/IA/IM)
Benefits of this Position:
Opportunity for Fast Growth within the program
Onsite Gym get your workout in before work, during your lunch break, or at the end of the day
Professional Development Assistance Covering the Cost of Obtaining Professional & Technical Certifications (depending on program)
Educational Reimbursement toward degree programs and individual coursework
401K Match with 100% vesting on day one
Health, Dental and Vision Coverage to keep you healthy, starting your first day
We know work-life balance is important, GDIT offers Paid Time Off, Plus 10 Paid Holidays
Parking and transit commuter benefits
Why Work at General Dynamics IT?
Work with top talent and some of the brightest minds in your field
Support missions that make a difference to our Nation
Become part of an organization that that is committed to the highest ethical standards in all that we do
Thrive in the stability of a large organization, with the ability to move onto new opportunities, supporting different missions, building your career within GDIT
Want to move, or find a job close to home? We have positions in several locations in the United States and the world
" 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.