eGlobalTech

Senior ISSO (Top Secret clearance)

Type
Regular Full-Time
US Citizen Required
Yes
US-DC-Washington
Active Security Clearance Required
Top Secret
Status
Current
Clearance Status
Active

About the Role

The ISSO works as an integral member of a team that supports security initiatives for the United States government. 

 

**Our cyber security practice is booming! eGlobalTech just won another cyber contract. To celebrate, we are hosting a cyber hiring happy hour and we would love it if you would join us. We need to hire 20+ skilled cyber professionals like you to help with this exciting new contract opportunity.  You can learn more and register here: https://www.eglobaltech.com/join-us-cyber-professionals-open-house/ Hope to see you there!**

Responsibilities

  • Independently develop Assessment & Authorization (A&A)  packages (Risk Assessment, SSP, IT Contingency Plans, etc.)
  • Conduct all steps of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Risk Management Framework
  • Provide expert advice to developers, administrators, and others during system development lifecycle
  • Assist in the Security Control Assessment (SCA) process 
  • Set and maintain schedules and ISSO checklists
  • Improve security controls and enhance system security
  • Develop Security Impact Assessments
  • Manage Plans of Action & Milestomes (POA&M) and assist with remediation
  • Conduct and review vulnerability scans (Nessus, WebInspect, IP360), make recommendations to senior leadership
  • Act as the main POC  and expert for all security related matters for assigned systems
  • Proactively monitor CERT and similar organizations for potential vulnerabilities that could impact assigned systems and develop mitigation plans

 

 

 

Required Qualifications

  • At least 15 years of experience in information security or 8+ years and a Master's degree in a related field
  • Extensive experience developing A&A packages, FISMA and NIST
  • At least one active security-related certification (e.g. CISSP, CEH, CISA, CISM, CRISC, etc.)
  • Superior communication skills
  • Experience effectively managing multiple tasks simultaneously; coordinating and ensuring scheduled goals are met
  • Ability to mentor and lead junior staff
  • Take ownership of system security and meeting deadlines
  • Guide engineers, analysts and managers on related programs
  • Experience with Nessus, WebInspect, IP360 or similar tools 
  • Active Top Secret clearance

Desired Qualifications

 

  • CISSP preferred
  • Experience with DHS or DoD requirements

About Us

Founded in 2004, eGlobalTech (eGT) is a leading management and IT consulting firm in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.  Our focus is to provide the public sector with innovative solutions, leveraging cutting-edge tools and methodologies to meet the Government’s most pressing business needs.  To achieve this objective, our core practice areas – strategy, IT solutions development, cyber security, and cloud computing – are integrated to provide clients with comprehensive end-to-end results.  This integration enables our highly motivated teams to thrive in a culture that encourages out-of-the-box thinking, collaboration and an environment where you can excel.  For more information, please visit our website at www.eglobaltech.com

 

Equal Employment Opportunity:

 

eGlobalTech is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, status as a protected veteran, sexual orientation, gender identity, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.   EEO is the Law

 

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