Information System Security Engineer (ISSE)

Novetta - Annapolis Junction, MD3.4

Full-timeEstimated: $94,000 - $130,000 a year
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Job Description:
The Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE) shall perform, or review, technical security assessments of computing environments to identify points of vulnerability, non-compliance with established Information Assurance (IA) standards and regulations, and recommend mitigation strategies. Routine activities include validates and verifies system security requirements definitions and analysis and establishes system security designs. Designs, develops, implements and/or integrates IA and security systems and system components including those for networking, computing, and enclave environments to include those with multiple enclaves and with differing data protection/classification requirements. Builds IA into systems deployed to operational environments. Assists architects and systems developers in the identification and implementation of appropriate information security functionality to ensure uniform application of Agency security policy and enterprise solutions. Supports the building of security architectures. Enforce the design and implementation of trusted relations among external systems and architectures. Assesses and mitigates system security threats/risks throughout the program life cycle. Contributes to the security planning, assessment, risk analysis, risk management, certification and awareness activities for system and networking operations. Reviews certification and accreditation (C&A) documentation, providing feedback on completeness and compliance of its content. Applies system security engineering expertise in one or more of the following to: system security design process; engineering life cycle; information domain; cross domain solutions; commercial off-the-shelf and government off-the-shelf cryptography; identification; authentication; and authorization; system integration; risk management; intrusion detection; contingency planning; incident handling; configuration control; change management; auditing; certification and accreditation process; principles of IA (confidentiality, integrity, non-repudiation, availability, and access control); and security testing. Support security authorization activities in compliance with Agency Information System Certification and Accreditation Process (NISCAP) and DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) process, the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) process, and prescribed Agency business processes for security engineering.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline
  • additional years of ISSE experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree
  • DoD 8570.01-M compliance with IASAE Level 2
  • CISSP Certification
  • Experience with configuring routers, firewalls and other network appliances to meet functional and security constraints
  • Experience with computer operating system experience with LINUX-based and Windows-based platforms
  • Experience developing technical documentation for System Security Plans (SSPs) and successfully leading systems through achieving approvals for testing and operation
  • Experience in SIGINT system development or integration projects such as or similar to GLAIVE
  • Experience as key advisor for SIGINT systems implementing, monitoring, and enhancing security measures
Desired Skills:
  • Participation as a security engineering representative on engineering teams for the design, development, implementation and/or integration of secure networking, computing, and enclave environments
Security Clearance Requirements:
Active TS/SCI with favorable polygraph

So, what does Novetta do?

Novetta is an advanced big data analytics company with over two decades of experience solving problems of national significance for government agencies and commercial enterprises worldwide. We have pioneered disruptive technologies and solutions in four key areas of advanced analytics: data, cyber, open source/media, and multi-int analytics. Our specialties include data fusion and entity analytics, digital forensics, software development, geospatial intelligence, biometrics and identify intelligence, cyber/network security services, threat detection, malware analysis, signals processing, cloud analytics, ISR, discovery workflow engineering, systems engineering, and SOC support.

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