Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) / Cyber Specialist - 33982 in Barksdale Air Force Base, LA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 10/8/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Alion Science and Technology is looking for a Senior Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) - Cyber Specialist to support Strike Systems Program Office in Barksdale AFB, Louisiana.   

Location: Barksdale AFB, Louisiana

Job Description

  • Must be able to develop IA Standard Operating Procedures, System Security Plans (SSPs), and implementing audits, threat and vulnerability assessments
  • Apply security-related software tools to manage and control classified information systems
  • Manage the configuration of classified information systems
  • Responsible for uploading and downloading files across classified networks operating at different classification levels
  • Control and record all incoming and outgoing digital media
  • Experience in accomplishing self-assessments using the Management Internal Control Toolset (MICT)
  • Resolve information systems security incidents
  • Develop and critically reviewing information assurance and cyber security documentation.
  • Information Assurance knowledge and experience to support the following:
    • Development of system security
    • Information assurance documentation consistent with the standards above to support system certification and accreditation, Interim authority, authority to operate, decision
    • Analyze and identify system, subsystem, and component vulnerabilities to determine applicable controls, testing, and other potential information assurance solutions and safeguards consistent with the NIST 800-53 Risk Management Framework.


  • Five 5-plus years of classified information systems experience working with an Information System Security Manager (ISSM)
  • Develop and implement DoD security controls on DoD ACAT I, ACAT II, or ACAT Other programs.
  • DoD Directive 8140.01 IS and IA certifications
  • Air Force Special Access Authorization Tool experience
  • Experience implementing the Risk Management Framework (RMF) per the Joint SAP Implementation Guide (JSIG)
  • Certification or equivalent:
    • DoD 8570 Information Assurance Management Level II
    • Certified Information Systems Security Professional

Security Clearance: Top Secret

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