Senior Information Systems Security Officer

Annapolis Junction, Maryland, United States

Full Time Senior-level / Expert Clearance required USD 125K - 250K

Captivation Software

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Captivation Software has built a reputation on providing customers exactly what is needed in a timely manner. Our team of engineers take pride in what they develop and constantly innovate to provide the best solution. Captivation Software is looking for a senior level Information Systems Security Officer who will be responsible for the following:

  • Provides aid to the program, organization, system, or enclave's information assurance program.
  • Lends assistance for proposing, coordinating, implementing, and enforcing information systems security policies, standards, and methodologies.
  • Maintains operational security posture for an information system or program to ensure information systems security policies, standards, and procedures are established and followed.
  • Assists with the management of security aspects of the information system and performs day-to-day security operations of the system.
  • Evaluates security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information.
  • Performs vulnerability/risk assessment analysis to support certification and accreditation.
  • Provides configuration management (CM) for information system security software, hardware, and firmware.
  • Manages changes to system and assesses the security impact of those changes.
  • Prepares and reviews documentation to include System Security Plans (SSPs), Risk Assessment Reports, Certification and Accreditation (C&A) packages, and System Requirements Traceability Matrices (SRTMs).
  • Assists security authorization activities in compliance with Information System Certification and Accreditation Process (NISCAP) and DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF).


Security Clearance:

  • Must currently hold a Top Secret / SCI U.S. Government security clearance with a favorable Polygraph, therefore all candidates must be a U.S. citizen

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 7+ years of experience as an ISSO supporting IC or DoD programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Information Security, or related discipline and 12 or more years of related experience
  • In lieu of bachelor's degree or a Technical Bachelor's Degree an additional 4 Years of experience will be considered.
  • DoD 8570 compliance with IAM Level II or IAT Level III (i.e., CASP, CISSP, or Associate)

This position is open for direct hires only. We will not consider candidates from third party staffing/recruiting firms.


  • Annual Salary: $125,000 - $250,000 (Depends on the years of experience)
  • Up to 20% 401k contribution (no matching required)
  • Above market hourly rates
  • $3,000 HSA Contribution
  • 5 Weeks Paid Time Off
  • Company Paid Employee Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance / Life Insurance / Short-Term & Long-Term Disability / AD&D
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Tags: C CASP+ CISSP Clearance Compliance Computer Science DoD DoDD 8570 IAM Polygraph Risk assessment Risk Assessment Report Risk management RMF Security Clearance SRTM System Security Plan Top Secret

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

Region: North America
Country: United States
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