May 30, 2020

Information System Security Officer (ISSO) - Level 1

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Aurora, CO, USA

Job Description


Information System Security Officer (ISSO) - Level 1 Parsons seeks to hire Information System Security Officers to provide comprehensive information system security support to an Intelligence Community (IC) customer. The ISSOs will be responsible for providing day-to-day system security operations by ensuring that operational security is maintained for an information system. ISSOs are also responsible for maintaining effective communications with the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM), Information System Owner, Authorizing Official (AO) or Delegated Authorizing Official (DAO), Information System Security Engineer (ISSE), and the Security Control Assessor (SCA). ISSOs must have a working knowledge of system functions, security policies, technical security safeguards, and operational security measures. Additionally, ISSOs demonstrate self-motivation, initiative, sound judgement, effective interpersonal skills, team building skills, and effective communication skills. The Level 1 ISSO position is an entry level IS professional who assists the Government on basic IT and information system security issues affecting the mission.Responsibilities include the following:Familiarity with conducting research and analysis.Familiarity with network and information system security principles and best practices.Familiarity with controlling, labeling, virus scanning, and appropriately transferring data (uploading/downloading) between information systems at varying classification levels.Ability to engender rapport with the military, civilians, and other contractors at all levels.Ability to prioritize tasks.Familiarity with applicable NRO, IC, DoD policies, procedures and operating instructions related to Information Technology, Information Assurance, Information Management (IT/IA/IM).Required Qualifications:Active Top Secret/SCI security clearance with the ability to obtain a polygraphAssociate's Degree or higher + 0-3 years of experience OR HS/GED + 4 years of experienceMust be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.Ready for action? We're looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don't hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.PDN-PR110007



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