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ISSO in Herndon, VA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/4/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  804821

Apex Systems is currently seeking several Senior level Information Systems Security Officers (ISSO), for a large Federal customer in Herndon, VA. 

There are opportunities to support both internal projects, as well as mid-large Federal programs. This position can be considered on a contract to hire basis, and all qualified candidates, must be able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance and/or DoD Secret Clearance.

If interested in learning more, please send your resume to Hunter Thompson at hthompson@apexsystems.com.


Responsibilities:

The ISSO shall provide day-to-day coordination and oversight of all Information Assurance and Authorization (A&A) activities.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to work in fast-paced, dynamic environment with varying priorities.
• High interpersonal and professional skills.
• Ability to work with a cross-functional team.
• Experience with researching latest technological trends and developments in the area of information security and risk management.
• Familiarity with Federal Security programs and experience with security tools a plus.

Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science related field or 12+ years’ experience.
• CISSP, CISM/CISA or CRISC a plus
• Experience creating Plans of Actions & Milestones (POA&Ms) and knowledge of FISMA, FISCAM, IA Practices/ Principles and Information Security.
• 8+ years of information systems security experience.
• 3+ years of A&A experience.
• 3+ years Security, Test & Evaluation (ST&E), auditing, policy and procedure development.
Preferred Skills
• Experience in mainframe technology, windows (server and desktop), Linux, Oracle and web applications.

Required Knowledge of Federal Government Security and Industry:
• Understands Federal Information Processing (FIPS), FISMA, FedRAMP and Other Cyber Security related laws, regulations and directives.
• Understands federal security and regulations impacting security requirements to develop strategies for supporting customers.Preferred Knowledge of Federal Government
 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

 

 

 

 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.