Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE)

Full Time
Hanover, MD
Posted 7 days ago

Delivering Tomorrow's Solutions to Today's Challenges

SITEC is currently seeking a motivated, mission oriented Information Systems Security Engineer(s), that possess an Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph Clearance and strong Customer relationship skills to work on the front-lines by defending key National Security Systems. You will enjoy working daily with cutting edge technologies to support critical customer systems and missions.

This Position:

  • Monitors, evaluates, and maintains systems and procedures to protect the data systems and databases from unauthorized users.
  • Identifies potential threats and respond to reported security violations.
  • Determines causes of security breaches.
  • Researches, recommends, and implements changes to procedures to protect data from future violations. May train and develop subordinates through varied project assignments.
  •  Assists in educating users on security procedures.

Basic Requirements:

  • Eight (8) years of experience integrating information assurance disciplines into the system design, development, integration, and implementation.
  • Two (2) years of experience identifying Information Protection needs and define System Security Requirements; designing System Security Architecture; developing detailed Security Designs (including system security certifications and project evaluations).
  • Two (2) years of experience with Defense in Depth principles and technology including access/control, authorization, identification and authentication, public key infrastructure, network, and enterprise security architecture.
  • Four (4) years of experience developing security plans for employing enterprise-wide security architecture.
  • Four (4) years of experience assessing and auditing network penetration testing antivirus planning assistance, risk analysis and incident response.
  • Shall have four (4) years of experience applying security risk assessment methodology to system development, including threat model development, vulnerability assessments, and resulting security risk analysis.
  • Four (4) years of experience with the NSA Certification and Accreditation process (NISCAP).
  • Three (3) years of experience enforcing the design and implementation of trusted relationships among external agency systems and architectures.
  • Two (2) years of experience in the implementation of cross domain solutions e.g. an information assurance solution that provides the ability to manually and/or automatically access and/or transfer between two or more differing security domains.
  • Two (2) years of experience in the implementation of cross domain solutions e.g. an information assurance solution that provides the ability to manually and/or automatically access and/or transfer between two or more differing security domains.
  • Two (2) years of experience developing systems that process information with different classifications and categories that simultaneously permits access by users with different security clearances and denies access to users who lack authorization.
  • Two (2) years of experience in network security certifications.
  • Two (2) years of experience in systems security certifications.
  • Five (5) years of experience applying of Federal, NSA, intelligence community and DoD Information Security regulations, publications, and policy.
  • Three (3) years direct experience with an intelligence community or signals intelligence activity.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field (e.g. Business management Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Management, Program Management etc).

In addition to the Basic Requirements, must have:

  • Shall have at least one Information Security related certification (Security+, CISSP, CISM).
  • Experience w/ NESSUS in a complex network environment as well as Security Center version 4/5.
  • Strong understanding of vulnerability assessment and penetration testing.
  • Experience tailoring Scan Policy NESSUS/Security Center.
  • Experience with both compliance and vulnerability scanning.
  • Knowledge of cloud computing platforms.
  • Scripting and coding experience a plus.

Job Features

Job CategorySystems Engineer
Clearance Level RequiredTS/SCI w/ Poly
Years of Experience Requried10
Job #A_T_III_1203

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