Jacobs Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) - IRES - SAFB in Schriever AFB, Colorado

Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) - IRES - SAFB


Description of Duties: The Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) will support the Exercises and Wargames team on the IRES contract. This position will require candidate to understand, both the high level DoD programmatic cybersecurity organizational structure as well as the detailed technical cybersecurity engineering requirements necessary to develop and sustain secure solutions. This understanding will be leveraged by the candidate to ensure information systems supporting MDA Exercises and Wargames are operated, used, maintained and reported as compliant in IAW DOD/MDA/DTWX security policies/practices. The Exercises and Wargames ISSO will require configuration management skills or experience which will be leveraged for participation in Engineering Coordination Meetings and Configuration Control Boards. The candidate will be required to leverage technical skills and knowledge to support mission oriented cybersecurity; to engineer systems to function with the required security features in place. Conduct periodic manual and automated scans and inspections to ensure compliance with the Exercises and Risk Management Framework (RMF) accreditations issued by the MDA Authorizing Official. Support to Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) reporting requirements and ensuring security patches are installed, as appropriate. Manage System Security Plan documentation in eMASS and update the eMASS Plan of Actions and Milestones POA&M. IAW RMF continuous monitoring requirements, the candidate will periodically conduct a complete review of each systems’ RMF Control Compliance Indicators (CCI) and monitor corrective actions until all actions are closed. Apply cybersecurity principals to provide realistic configuration management solutions designed to enhance the cybersecurity posture. Specific expertise shall include but not limited to utilizing DISA cybersecurity tools, cybersecurity compliant system engineering, and STIG compliance handling. Project level management skills as necessary to participate in engineering project planning and execution. Strong writing ability is necessary to produce technical documentation required for certification evaluation, training program, management briefs, etc. Strong interviewing skills in order to obtain answers for the candidate’s ability to implement RMF backed cybersecurity. Able to perform software risk analysis related to open source and commercial products. Understand the Risk Management Framework Certification and Accreditation process. Must be highly self-driven to perform and able to be motivated when receiving direction; with keen attention to detail; have creative problem-solving abilities; ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment; work with minimal oversight; promote teammate success, and enjoy working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.



Requirements : High School plus 12 years general experience or an AS plus 10 years general experience or a BS 8 years general experience. 6 years relevant experience in Info Security, RMF and privacy practices. Current DoD 8570 compliant certification (Security ) and active DoD Secret clearance is required. Must be willing to travel internationally periodically to support Exercises and Wargames systems cybersecurity deployment efforts or other team efforts. Travel not to exceed 10%.

Desired : Database, Linux and Microsoft Systems Certifications and administration experience. Must be able to thoroughly document work and adhere to DoD and MDA level enterprise processes & procedures. Limited Networking experience with Cisco. Knowledge of the BMDS, Wargames and Exercises. Knowledge and experience with NIST 800-53 accreditation documentation and processes. Some experience with 2FA technology; Common Criteria requirements; FIPS 140-2 standards; patch management, authentication management, Ports, Protocols and Services Management.

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-Colorado-Schriever AFB

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: ATE00001G