Info Assurance/Sec Eng, Senior - ISSM - 32322 in Vienna, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 3/26/2020

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Job Description

Alion Science and Technology is seeking an Information System Security Manager (ISSM) for our Northern Virginia offices with a base of operations out of our Alexandria, VA facility. The individual will be responsible for maintaining and satisfying government and agency security operating requirements for critical classified systems.

As the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) the individual will work closely with various Government Agencies and Offices to generate and maintain security documentation to include System Security Plans, Privileged User Guides, and Plan of Action and Milestones (POAM) for classified Information Systems. The individual will be responsible for the certification and accreditation of classified Information System networks and ensure auditing requirements are completed in accordance with appropriate guidelines &requirements. The individual will ensure all system security procedures are being followed include maintaining and reviewing software security patching and audit files in accordance with various customer requirements.

Other Duties Include: Maintain responsibility for Information System media control, anti-virus definition updates, hardware and software control for secure operating environments, Information Security briefings & education and training. Performing periodic self- inspections of the overall Information System program and ensure compliance with various Government regulations. Conducts and coordinates investigations into security violations related to the Information System program; ensures corrective actions are appropriately implemented.  The individual will require knowledge across all aspects of Security and will be required to backup and assist other members of the Security Staff on a daily basis.

An ideal candidate will be a fast-learning, self-motivated individual with a passion to work on and positively impact our nation’s defense against digital threats.

  • Operating knowledge of Windows operating systems
  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience administering security responsibilities
  • Working knowledge of NISPOM, NIST 800-53, CNSSI 1253, ICD 503 and RMF is required
  • Experience with SCAP, vulnerability scanning and logging tools a plus
  • Strong team-work, communication and problem solving skills 
  • Ability to work in both a Team environment as well as independently 
  • Must be organized and detail orientated 
  • Must have a minimum of Security+ certification with a preference of CISSP
  • Knowledge of Access Commander or SIMS is a plus
  • Other duties as assigned

Security Clearance: Top Secret

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