L-3 Link Simulation and Training is seeking an experienced Information System Security Officer (ISSO) in support of Department of Defense and National programs.
The selected candidate will work with the program team and government customers to determine and develop an approach to information system security solutions to meet contractual security requirements.
The selected candidate will act as a member of a diverse security team and participate in Engineering and Configuration Review Boards and Working Groups to develop secure system solutions.
The candidate will be responsible to the ISSM for the program System Security Plan (SSP), Continuous Monitoring plan, Security Assessment Report, Privileged User’s Guide, Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) and other security documentation.
The ISSO will be responsible for notifying the project team of appropriate security measures, identifying potential security weaknesses, recommending improvements to address vulnerabilities, and monitoring system security. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
*This position qualifies for relocation benefits.
Bachelor’s Degree in a technology related field
A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in Information assurance/security. RMF/DIACAP/NISPOM, preferred
A successful candidate will have experience with developing and updating Certification and Accreditation documentation and system authorization artifacts under the Risk Management Framework (CNSSI 1253/NIST 800-53, etc.) or previous C&A frameworks such as DIACAP/NIACAP
The candidate must have experience with DoD STIG’s, CIS Benchmarks, Nessus, SCAP, ePO, and/or other related hardening and compliance assessment tools to oversee the implementation and enforcement of security policies
Experience with accreditation documentation
The position requires strong critical thinking/analytical skills, attention to detail, creativity, and a sustained commitment to excellence and quality
Experience in evaluating hardware security such as Trusted Platform features, EEFI/BIOS security, and sanitization measures
Must meet the DoD 8570.01-M certification requirements for an IAM – Level II (CISSP (or Associate), CISM, GSLC, CAP) or be able to gain certification within 6 months of start of duties
The position requires excellent oral and written communication skills
The ability to work independently and in a dynamic work environment.
Active Top Secret clearance which requires U.S. citizenship
Experience with computer auditing procedures
Experience or working knowledge of vulnerability scan procedures
Experience with Windows and Linux client/server security administration and the underlying technologies such as TCP/IP, DNS, LDAP, and the security subsystem (IA&A).
L-3 Link Simulation & Training (L-3 Link) is a division of L-3 Corporation. Headquartered in Arlington, TX, L-3 Link provides Total Training Solutions to government and commercial customers. Our Core capabilities include development of flight simulator devices, mission training for military pilots, commercial pilot training, and schoolhouse development and operation.
Headquartered in New York City, L-3 employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide and is a prime contractor in aerospace systems and national security solutions. L-3 is also a leading provider of a broad range of communication and electronic systems and products used on military and commercial platforms.
L-3, Link Simulation & Training is an Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.
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