- NIST Standards
- DoD 8570
- System Administration
Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future
Become an integral part of a diverse team in the Mission, Cyber and Intelligence Solutions (MCIS) Group. Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, mission oriented ISSO/ISSM, in the Hanover, MD area , with strong Customer relationships. At ManTech, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.
The Innovative Security Solutions (ISS) Division provides cyber solutions to a wide range of Defense and Intelligence Community customers. This division consists of a team of technical leaders that deliver advanced technical solutions to government organizations. Our customers have high standards, are technically adept, and use our products daily to support their mission of protecting national security. Our contributions to our customer’s success is driving our growth.
The ISSO/ISSM’s primary function will be working within Programs supporting Department of Defense (DoD) agencies executing and leading efforts to ensure system compliance within the Risk Management Framework and associated policy, procedures and guidelines. Maintain the availability and integrity of the environment. Design, integrate and promote security features, products, and procedures to ensure operational system certification and accreditation. Assess and mitigate system vulnerabilities.
A qualified candidate will be responsible for the following duties and responsibilities, but are not limited to:
Review, prepare, and update ATO packages in accordance with NIST Risk Management Framework and customer policy, procedures and guidelines
Identify and communicate changes that might affect information system (IS) security authorization status
Perform self-inspections, provide security coordination and review of system test plans
Identify vulnerabilities and work with technical subject matter experts to identify and implement countermeasures
Contribute to various technical review and inspection teams
Assist with security surveys at subordinate facilities and gather pertinent security documentation for inclusion into system authorization packages
Coordinate, prepare, and track IS inspections, reports, and responses
Conduct IS vulnerability scanning (familiarity with Tenable Nessus and HP Fortify is a plus)
Deploy and configure security scanning tools in support of continuous monitoring processes
Conduct manual SRG/STIG checklists and remediation
Maintain IS security records and support the development of Interconnection Security Agreements (ISA) / Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) for network nodes operating in government facilities
Prepare reports on the status of security safeguards applied to computer systems
Ensure IS and network nodes are operated, maintained, and disposed of in accordance with security policies and practices
Assist with Department of Defense, National Agency and Contractor organizations with the development of RMF security authorization efforts
Develop, deliver, and monitor compliance with IS security trainings as necessary
Provide leadership, mentoring, and quality assurance for team members as a security expert
Security Clearance Requirement:
Active/current TS/SCI security clearance is required
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, and 7+ years of experience
Must be familiar with security policy/manuals and the appropriate DCIDs/JAFANs and other guiding policy documents
Must have the ability to work in a dynamic environment and effectively interact with numerous DOD, military/civilian personnel and industry partners
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) Strong written and verbal communications skills
Responds to management requests for information
Experience supporting military personnel
Experience with Red Hat
Experience with Linux system administration
Familiarity with virtualization, including the VMWare suite of products
DoD 8570 IAT Level II Compliant
Experience working as part of Help Desk Team
ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.
If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.
If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access http://www.mantech.com/careers/Pages/careers.aspx as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation please click email@example.com and provide your name and contact information.