Jacobs Information System Security Officer (ISSO)- Contingent in Langley, Virginia
Information System Security Officer (ISSO)- Contingent
We are actively searching for qualified candidates for this potential opening. We do not have assurance at this time that the position will be opened and when. This position is contingent upon contract award. _\
An Active TS/SCI clearance is required\
The 480th Intelligence Support Reconnaissance Wing (ISWR) leads the Air Force’s Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS-AF) efforts. The DCGS-AF is the Air Force’s primary intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) planning, collection, processing and exploitation, analysis and dissemination weapon system. The weapon system employs a global communications architecture that connects multiple intelligence platforms, DoD networks, and sensors. Personnel assigned to DCGS-AF produce actionable intelligence from data collected by a variety of sensors on the U-2, RQ-4 Global Hawk, MQ-1 Predator, MQ-9 Reaper and other ISR platforms across multiple security levels up to TOP SECRET/Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI).
The Information System Security Officer (ISSO) will validate configuration changes of firewall, switch, and router modifications on a continuous basis and generate, collect, store, and retain audit data.
Shift work is required to support 24x7 operations. It is important to be available to work any shift/designated hours required to include nights, weekends and holidays. Shift differential will be paid.
Ensure the proper protection of the DPA, DCGS Enterprise, and ISs
Monitor systems, and their environments of operation, to include developing and updating security plans, managing and controlling changes to the DPA, and assessing the security impact of those changes.
Ensure physical and environmental protection measures are executed with appropriate security officials
Ensure hardware, software, and firmware on ISs are operated, maintained, and disposed of IAW security policies, CM policies, and procedures as outlined in the security authorization artifacts
Attend required technical and security training (e.g., operating system, networking, security management) relative to assigned duties
Ensure all users have the requisite security clearances, authorization, need-to-know, and are provided security awareness training before granting access to the IS
Report all security-related incidents to the ISSM
Conduct periodic reviews of information systems to ensure compliance with the security authorization artifacts
Notify the ISSM, in consultation with 27 IS, 480 ISRW/SC and 480 ISRW/SO, of any changes or modifications to hardware, software, or firmware of a system that might affect system authorization
Monitor system recovery processes to ensure security features and procedures are properly restored and functioning correctly
Ensure all IS security-related documentation is current and accessible to properly authorized individuals
Ensure audit records are collected and reviewed in accordance with ICS 500-27, Collection and Sharing of Audit Data
Ensure approved procedures are used by personnel for sanitizing and releasing system components and media
Maintain a repository of all security authorizations for ISs applicable to the DPA
Coordinate IS security inspections, tests, and reviews
Ensures proper measures are taken when an IS incident or vulnerability is discovered IAW with governing guidance
Develop and implement an IS security education, training, and awareness program for contractor personnel
Maintain a working knowledge of system functions, security policies, technical security safeguards, and operational security measures
Provide input to government to develop and update System Security Authorization Agreement (SSAA), and inclusion in the DCGS SSAA or other applicable security accreditation documentation
Coordinate, review, and provide input for CCBs concerning system accreditations (i.e. network drawings, equipment lists, operational procedures, Trusted Facility Manuals (TFMs), Software Version Description Documents (SVDDs), and security procedures)
Prepare all on-site information assurance documentation
Populate the XACTA database with all bodies of evidence to support system accreditation actions
Create Plans-of-Action and Milestones (POA&M) based on Security Assessment Reports (SAR) developed during system accreditation actions
Participate in DCGS security planning sessions and working groups
Oversee account authorization, creation, and management
Be responsible for the day-to-day security accreditation and certification of the systems
Required Education: None
Description: Six (6) years’ Information Assurance experience
Required Certification: Possess IAM Level II certifications
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.
Primary Location United States-Virginia-Langley
Req ID: ATE0000O0