Aug 15, 2019

Information Systems Security Engineer

  • Armada Ltd.
  • Kirtland Air Force Base, Albuquerque, NM, USA
Full-Time Defense Engineering Government Information Technology (IT) Other

Job Description

Type: Full Time

Location: Kirtland AFB

Reports To: ARMADA HQ

Security Clearance Required:  Active Top Secret / SCI

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Information Systems Security. (100%)

  • Provide direct support and assistance in day-to-day administration of the Information Systems Security program. Provide certified professionals commensurate with their responsibilities in accordance with DoD Directive 8140.01 and DoD 8570.01-M, and perform Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) duties.
  • Provide guidance and assistance to subordinate units involved in SAP activities as necessary, and provide technical review and recommend engineering solutions for all networks supporting SAPs.
  • Perform all ISSO responsibilities for the DMOC collateral and SAP Battlespace enclave, unclassified development systems, and for externally-managed systems that require an ISSO within the DMOC Battlespace.
  • Provide ISSO support for network interconnections to include releasable classified network connections.
  • Systems Accreditation. Establish and maintain enclave and network accreditation and special approval authorizations, as required, for all networked and stand-alone information systems (IS) operating within the DMOC collateral Battlespace.
  • Hardware, Software and Media. Maintain continuous positive control over all IS hardware, software and magnetic media entered into, and removed from, DMOC, and the DMOC collateral Battlespace.
  • Execute audits on all DMOC, and DMOC collateral Battlespace computer/information systems IAW applicable policy directives.
  • Perform and document initial training for all personnel prior to granting access to any classified IS.
  • Configuration Management (CM). Serve as a key member on each unit's CM Board and ensure CM is maintained and documented.
  • Risk Management Framework - Continuous Monitoring Program. Participate in the development and/or modification of the computer environment cybersecurity program and requirements according to DoD and AF Directives, Instructions, or Manuals.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs):

  • Ability to implement Risk Management Framework (RM) and Distributed Mission Operations Network (DMON).
  • Skilled in systems administration


  • DoD 8570.1 IAT Level III certification is required [CISSP (or Associate), CASP, CISA, GCED, GCIH]

Minimum Years’ Experience:

  • 9 year’s relevant experience (3 specialized)

Minimum Education:


Computer-Network Security,   IT Project Management  



Security Clearance

Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmentalized Information (TS/SCI)

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