BP01ISSE1 - Associate Information System Security Engineer - Cleared

Annapolis Junction, Maryland, United States

Full Time Mid-level / Intermediate
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The Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE) shall perform, or review, technical security assessments of computing environments to identify points of vulnerability, non-compliance with established Information Assurance (IA) standards and regulations, and recommend mitigation strategies. Validates and verifies system security requirements definitions and analysis and establishes system security designs. Designs, develops, implements and/or integrates IA and security systems and system components including those for networking, computing, and enclave environments to include those with multiple locations and with differing data protection requirements. Builds IA into systems deployed to operational environments. Assists architects and systems developers in the identification and implementation of appropriate information security functionality to ensure uniform application of security policy and enterprise solutions. Supports the building of security architectures. Enforce the design and implementation of trusted relations among external systems and architectures. Assesses and mitigates system security threats/risks throughout the program life cycle. Contributes to the security planning, assessment, risk analysis, risk management, certification and awareness activities for system and networking operations. Reviews certification and accreditation (C&A) documentation, providing feedback on completeness and compliance of its content. Applies system security engineering expertise in one or more of the following to: system security design process; engineering life cycle; information domain; cross domain solutions; commercial off-the-shelf cryptography; identification; authentication; and authorization; system integration; risk management; intrusion detection; contingency planning; incident handling; configuration control; change management; auditing; certification and accreditation process; principles of IA (confidentiality, integrity, non-repudiation, availability, and access control); and security testing. Support security authorization activities in compliance with prescribed business processes for security engineering.

Requirements

TS/SCI with poly required

  • Seven (7) years experience as an ISSE on projects of similar scope, type, and complexity required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Information Security System Engineering, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
  • Four (4) years of ISSE experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.


One or More of the Following Certifications Required:

  • CCNA Security
  • CySA+
  • GICSP
  • GSEC
  • Security+
  • CND
  • SSCP
  • CASP
  • CCNP Security
  • CISA
  • CISSP
  • GCED
  • GCIH
  • CCSP

Benefits

  • Health & Life Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • 401K Retirement Plan with Matching
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Hiring Bonuses
  • Referral Recruitment Program
  • Tags: Audits C CASP+ CCNP CCSP CISA CISSP Compliance Computer Science Cryptography GCED GCIH GICSP GSEC Intrusion detection ISSE Risk analysis Risk management Security assessment SSCP TS/SCI

    Perks/benefits: 401(k) matching Health care Insurance

    Regions: Asia/Pacific North America
    Country: United States
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