Information System Security Officer (ISSO)
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Join our team dedicated to developing and executing innovative
solutions in support of customer mission success. Novetta is
committed to cultivating a diverse, inclusive workplace culture,
embracing our differences and perspectives to build a stronger,
more successful company.
Novetta is seeking a highly motivated mid-level Information
System Security Officer (ISSO) looking for hands-on experinece and
opporunity for career growth in support of an AWS cloud-based
network ecosystem involving Linux and Microsoft services.
- Support software accreditation and strategic adherence to all
aspects of the Information Assurance (IA) program as stipulated by
various USG requirements including (but not limited to): Director
of Central Intelligence Directives (DCID), Intelligence Community
Directive (ICD) 503 and associated NIST publications
- Preparation of Assessment and Authorization (A&A) documents
- Work with software development teams to provide guidance and
oversight into the implementation of security controls and other
related security best practices
- Utilize automated security tools to track and manage
vulnerabilities of the software development process. Tools include:
Splunk, Nessus, McAfee
- Interface with other IA teams, program personnel, and
government security representatives
- Demonstrate experience in Assessment and Authorization
(A&A) using Risk Management Framework (RMF) and/or Intelligence
Community Directive (ICD) 503, and client Security Technical
Implementation Guidance (STIGs)
- Demonstrate experience coordinating the process between
Security Controls Assessors (SCAs) and development teams, managing
and contributing to System Security Plans, Security Control
Traceability Matrices, Software/Security Configuration Management,
- Knowledge of creating and maintaining Plan of Action and
Milestones (POA&M) to resolve security findings within a
defined schedule as needed.
- A working knowledge of standard security mechanisms for
compliance such as public key infrastructure, encryption, network
access control lists, white listing, blacklisting identity, and
access management, etc...
- Possess and maintain required DoDD 8140 certification
(Security+ minimum, CISSP/CASP preferred)
- Understanding of classified networks, systems and the Software
Development Life Cycle (SLDC)
- Must be able to manage multiple priorities and complex tasks in
a dynamic work environment
- Familiarization with Federal Information Processing Standard
(FIPS) 199 and 200, and National Institute of Standards and
Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-37 Revision 1, Guide
for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information
Systems, Committee on National Security Systems Instructions
(CNSSI) 1253, and NIST SP 800-53
- AWS Professional Level Certification (Solutions Architect,
SysOps, Developer, DevOps)
- Master's Degree in Cyber Security, Information Assurance, or
- Experience with MS Active Directory, Splunk, ACAS/Nessus,
McAfee, Windows, Linux, AWS Security, etc.
Security Clearance: TS/SCI w/Poly
Novetta, from complexity to clarity.
Novetta delivers highly scalable advanced analytics and secure
technology solutions to address challenges of national and global
significance. Focused on mission success, Novetta pioneers
disruptive technologies in machine learning, data analytics,
full-spectrum cyber, cloud engineering, open source analytics, and
multi-INT fusion for Defense, Intelligence Community, and Federal
Law Enforcement customers. Novetta is headquartered in McLean, VA
with over 1,300 employees across the U.S.
Our culture is shaped by a commitment to our core values:
Integrity We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards
of integrity and ethics.
Customer Success We strive daily to exceed expectations and
achieve customer mission success.
Employee Focus We invest in our employees' professional
development and training, respecting individuality, and fostering a
culture of diversity and inclusion.
Innovation We know that discovering new and innovative ways to
solve problems is critical to our success and makes us a great
Excellence in Execution We take pride in flawless execution as
we build a company that is best in class.
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Novetta is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual
orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability,
protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic
protected by law.
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