Leidos
- Information Systems Security Officer
At a glance
Location: US-MD-Laurel Map
Posted: 12/07/2018
Closing: 01/06/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description

Job Description:

Leidos has a career opening for an Information Systems Security Officer in Laurel, MD.

JOB SUMMARY:
This program includes IT support, systems integration and life cycle support, enterprise application development, network engineering, information systems security (ISS), and 24x7x365 multi-tiered support to mission-focused offices.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Plan and coordinate the IT security programs and policies
• Manage and control changes to the system and assessing the security impact of those changes
• Manage and control changes to the system and assessing the security impact of those changes
• Obtain C&A for ISs under their purview
• Provide support for a program, organization, system, or enclave's information assurance program
• Serve as the Approval Authority for ISs under their control.
• Provide support to senior ISSOs for implementing, and enforcing information systems security policies, standards, and methodologies
• Develop system security policy and ensures compliance
• Administer the user identification and authentication mechanism of the Information System (IS)

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required; 4 years of additional experience as an ISSO may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.
• 10 years' experience as an Information Systems Security Officer is required.
• DoD 8570 compliance with IAM Level I or higher is required (Security + CE).
• Experience is to include at least two (2) of the following areas: knowledge of current security tools, hardware/software security implementation; communication protocols; and encryption techniques/tools.
• An active TS/SCI with polygraph is required.

**External Referral Eligible**

External Referral Bonus:
Eligible

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:
No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Info Security

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Information Systems Security Officer