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Information Systems Security Officer IV - Security Clearance Required

Company: Peraton
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:


Join in a new effort to establish the Battle Management, Command, Control, and Communications (BMC3) software development and hosting environment for the National Defense Space Architecture (NDSA). The environment will enable software development capabilities to securely and rapidly field mission applications developed by participants in support of Joint All Domain Command and Control (JADC2) objectives.

  • Development and support of modern Battle Management Command, Control and Communications (BMC3) systems security measures in accordance with the applicable ICDs, NISP, other guiding goverment regulations and local facility procedures
  • Have oversight responsibility for the Information Assurance (IA) of the BMC3 ecosystem
  • Ensure system(s) maintain compliance with applicable security directives and standards (i.e., NISPM, DAAPM, NIST, CNSSI, etc.)
  • Support for cyber security accreditation evaluations and assessments
  • Implement data protection best practices, system hardening, secure operation management, STIG compliance, vulnerability scans,
  • Ensure security principles, procedures, and practices under RMF are applied to the system(s)
  • Hardware system inventory maintenance
  • Will work with management, customer representatives, system administrators and other stakeholders to maintain a strong information security posture
  • Strong background in certification and accreditation process of information systems and ability to write, review, and coordinate system security plans. Drafting of the System Security Plan (SSP) and Cybersecurity Test Plan

    Required Qualifications:
    • 8+ years relevant technical or security experience with a Bachelors or Masters degree in a related field or 15+ years relevant technical or security experience with some or no college and relevant certifications
    • Hold an IAM Level 2, DoD 8570.01-M compliant certification (i.e., CISSP, CAP, CASP+ CE, CCISO, GSLC)
    • Expertise with the RMF process
    • Understanding of the NIST 800 series, NISPOM Chapter 8, DAAPM, and related publications
    • Requirements gathering, designing, and implementing IT Systems
    • Drafting System Security Plans (SSP) and other Body of Evidence (BOE) documentation in support of an authorization package, such as boundary diagrams, operating procedures, etc.
    • Implementing and monitoring technical, administrative, and operational security controls
    • Performing risk assessment and risk mitigation for classified IT systems
    • Collaborating with CSA representatives to maintain open communication
    • Using network/system scanning tools and interpreting results
    • Experience with security incident management
    • Security education, awareness, and trainingDesired Qualifications:
      • Collaborative & team building skills, effective communicator, and planner
      • Able to identify and utilize industry best practices
      • Communicate clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing
      • Listen and ask clarifying questions as needed; speak in small and large group settings
      • Draft clear, concise, and grammatically correct documentation
      • Experience with the DoD community and community networks
      • Experience with penetration testing, vulnerability analysis
      • Critical Incident Response
      • COMSEC procedures
      • Network design and network device configuration
      • Experience working with hardware and software vendors
      • Virtualized environments & virtualization technologies
      • Cloud Security concepts
      • CUI protection guidelines
      • Insider Threat Programs
      • Maintain complete and organized records
      • Set and self-manage professional development & education goals
      • Ability to prioritize competing demands and complete tasks on schedule
        Peraton Overview

        Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

        Salary Range

        Salary Minimum: $57,500
        Salary Mid: $115,000
        Salary Maximum: $143,800

        The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Peratons total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.

        An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.ExperienceAll

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