Full Job Description
Edgewater Federal Solutions is a privately held government contracting firm located near Frederick, MD. The company was founded in 2002 with the vision of being highly recognized and admired for supporting customer missions through employee empowerment, exceptional services and timely delivery. Edgewater is ISO 9001, 20000-1, 27001 certified, appraised at CMMI Level 3 Maturity for Development and Services, and has been named in the Top Workplaces in the Greater Washington Area Small Companies for 2018, 2019, and 2020.
The successful candidate will serve as a Mid to Senior-Level Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) for appointed systems as assigned by the DOE-IN Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and Local Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM). Support day-to-day system security operations to ensure that operational security is maintained for various Information Systems. Work with ISSM/CISO to determine security control alternatives, conduct security controls testing, and review network scans to determine abnormalities. To support this position, the successful candidate shall have familiarity with system security support IAW ICD 503 / Risk management Framework (RMF).
Create and maintain Assessment and Authorization (A&A) documentation: Software/Hardware Inventory, Network diagrams, INFOSEC Policies and Procedures, Contingency Plan, Incident Response Plan, and Configuration Management Plans, SCTM, SAR and RAR
Capture and refine information security requirements for new systems or for enhanced functionality on existing system and ensure that the requirements are effectively integrated into information systems throughout the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Assist with assessing Information Assurance long term needs and acquisition requirements to accomplish mission objectives
Implement information security standards and procedures
Provide support for proposing, coordinating, implementing, and enforcing information systems security policies, standards, and methodologies
Evaluate security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information
Conduct research and testing to ensure existing and evolving products/services meet current Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) and local authorities security requirements as appropriate
Advise CIO, CISO, ISSM, management and stakeholders on security-related matters
Active Top-Secret clearance or Q clearance
Bachelor's degree, seven (7) to ten (10+) years of relevant experience are required
DoD, IC, or national level system security initiatives and classified programs and infrastructures
Possess effective interpersonal and presentation skills as he/she operates in a client-facing role
Possess knowledge of how to use the NVD and NIAP portals to review software or hardware
Expert knowledge of ACAS (Nessus/Tenable).
Experience reporting IT Security events/incidents in the time prescribed based on policies and
Possesses extensive experience supporting the Intelligence Community (IC)
Extensive experience with supporting the Joint Worldwide Intelligence System (JWICS)
Expert knowledge of cloud architecture
Preferred technical experience effectively provided network and/or system administration, and/ or
Knowledge of virtualization
CISSP, CISA, CISM certification, or equivalent
It has been and continues to be the policy of Edgewater Federal Solutions to provide equal employment
opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender,
sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, and/or other status protected
by applicable law.