Jacobs Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) - TS/SCI w/poly in Linthicum, Maryland
Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) - TS/SCI w/poly
“Jacobs National Security Solutions (NSS) provides world-class IT network and service management capabilities; cutting edge cyber threat awareness and cybersecurity solutions; innovative web- and software applications development; and advanced data analytics for major clients in the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and Federal Civilian Agencies.
Our forward thinking solutions deliver an integrated approach to IT network design and management, full lifecycle IT service management, IT service delivery, asset management, logistics and procurement, and vendor management. We leverage the expertise and passion of our employees to conduct identity and access management, penetration testing, and vulnerability assessments for our nation’s most closely guarded agencies and networks. Our Cyber Security Operations Centers ensure safe, effective network operations for Federal clients while our data scientists are helping stop illegal acts before they can endanger Americans or our way of life.
Jacobs promotes a culture of operational excellence to create a safer, smarter, and more connected world while upholding the highest standards of compliance, quality and integrity.
We continue to thrive and need your talent and motivation to help propel us farther, faster.”
Jacobs is seeking an Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) to support a prime contract in the Columbia, MD area. In this role the ISSM will:
Serve as a Subject Matter Expert with respect to National-level Security Policies to include ICD 503, NIST SP-800 Series, and CNSS Instruction 1253.
Communicate and interact with all system stakeholders to include Senior Management and the Authorizing Official.
Ensure ISSOs and stakeholders follow all information security policies, standards, and methodologies to obtain and/or maintain security authorizations for information systems.
Provide support to the customer organizations in maintaining the appropriate operational IA posture for a systems, programs, or enclaves.
Provide support to the Government on all matters (technical and otherwise) involving the security of the information system.
Assist in the development and execution of an enterprise level continuous monitoring program to minimize security risks and ensure compliance with that program on a routine basis.
Guide the development and updating of the system security plan, as well as managing and controlling changes to the system and assessing the security impact of those changes.
Provide support to plan, coordinate, and implement IT security programs and policies.
Provide configuration management guidance for security-relevant information system software, hardware, and firmware.
Twelve (12) years of related work experience in the field of security authorization is required. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or IT Engineering is desired and may be substituted for four years of experience.
Must have an in-depth knowledge of the security authorization processes and procedures as define in the Risk Management Framework and be familiar with the ICD503, CNSSI1253, NIST SPs 800-37, 800-53, etc.
Must have experience in several of the following areas: knowledge of current security tools, hardware/software security implementation; different communication protocols; and encryption techniques/tools
Must have familiarity with commercial security products, security authorization techniques, security incident management, and PKI and authorization services
Active TS/SCI with a polygraph
DoD 8570 compliant IAM Level III certification, such as the GSLC, CISM and/or CISSP is required
Experience working with the XACTA IA Manager
Committed to continuous learning and system development because of the constant developing nature of cyber attacks
Ability to quickly learn new concepts, data formats, and software
- Most work will be done at a desk or computer.
General Office environment.
The work environment is fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures.
The nature of the work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.
Equipment & Machines:
- General office equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers, Telephone, and other miscellaneous office equipment.
Attendance is critical at all times. Must be able to work a 40-hour workweek, normally Monday through Friday. However, times and days may vary depending on business requirements.
Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situation occur.
Other Essential Functions:
Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.
Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.
Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing.
Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously.
Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements.
Must be willing to travel as needed.
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-Maryland-Linthicum
Req ID: ATE00057A