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Information Systems Security Officer, Senior

ManTech | Quantico VA 22135 USA | Full Time | Posted: 10/18/2019

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Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Become an integral part of a diverse team in the Mission, Cyber and Intelligence Solutions (MCIS) Group.  Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, mission oriented Senior Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO), in the Quantico, VA area, with strong Customer relationships.  At ManTech, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

The Federal Security Solutions (FSS) Division provides cyber solutions to a wide range of Defense and Intelligence Community customers. This division consists of a team of technical leaders that deliver advanced technical solutions to government organizations. Our customers have high standards, are technically adept, and use our products daily to support their mission of protecting national security. Our contributions to our customers’ success is driving our growth.

A qualified candidate will be responsible for the following duties and responsibilities, but are not limited to:

  • Manages extensive evaluations of major information security networks, prepares evaluation reports, and presents recommendations.
  • Conducts trade off analyses of products for clients to determine optimal informant security solutions.
  • Provides consulting services on a wide variety of information assurance topics.
  • Prepares remedial options and supervise correction of information security shortfalls.
  • Works independently in expert role at customer site.
  • Defines, creates, and maintains the documentation for assessment and authorization of information systems in accordance with government requirements.
  • Assess the impacts of system modifications and technological advances on security profiles. Additionally, the ISSO will review systems in order to identify potential security weaknesses, recommend improvements to redress vulnerabilities, validate the success of changes implemented to reduce risk, and document system modifications.
  • Researches, develops, implements, tests and reviews an organization's information security safeguards in order to ensure the security and privacy of information is reasonably and effectively protected.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information assurance, engineering or related field.
  • Eight years of progressively responsible IT Security assessment and authorization related responsibilities.
  • Eight years of experience directly performing Assessments and Authorizations, knowledge of specific NIST guidelines including FIPS-199 and Special Publications 800-53, 800-18, 800-30, 800-37, 800-60.
  • The candidate will demonstrate experience analyzing IT security controls and developing solutions to security problems to meet federal security standards.
  • Eight years of experience evaluating and implementing security controls, particularly in conformance with NIST standards and guidelines.
  • Documented experience with practices and challenges in cloud and highly virtualized computing environments and knowledge of software assurance principals.
  • Candidate will have one (or more) of the following industry-recognized security certifications: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certification Information System Auditor (CISA) or Certification and Authorization Professional (CAP).
  • Ability to handle stress and work well under pressure,
  • Ability to use MS Office, Ability to use PC, Analytical and Critical Thinking Skills,
  • Interpersonal and People Skills,
  • Listening Skills, Multitasking Ability,
  • Oral and Written Communication Skill
  • Organizational skills.

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.

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Location Quantico, VA, 22135, United States
Categories Professional

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