Information System Security Officer (ISSO)

ManTech (


  Full Time   Employee   Contractor

March AFB
United States

Position Description:

• Reviews and develops Automated Information System (AIS) accreditation and certification documentation
• Defines scope and level of detail for security plans and policies applicable to security programs
• Implements higher-level security requirements from law, regulations, and directives
• Provide security coordination and review on acquisition documentation (e.g. CONOPS, ORDs, Test Plans)
• Identifies AIS vulnerabilities, implements countermeasures, and develops long range plans that anticipate, evaluate, and mitigate risks associated with vulnerabilities
• Institutes measures to ensure awareness and compliance
• Reviews proposed new systems, networks, and software designs for potential security risks

Professional/technical/certifications required:

• At a minimum, a favorable background investigation conducted within the last five years; a Secret clearance is mandatory
• A current Customs and Border Protection or Department of Homeland Security Background Investigation is strongly desired
• Ability to obtain CBP suitability clearance mandatory

Technical skills/tools or education required:

• Bachelor’s with 5 - 7 years or equivalent of direct relevant experience
• Basic Linux systems Administration, Install/maintain security patches, backups on Red Hat Linux
• Experience with Linux servers in virtualized environments
• Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining services such as Bind, Apache, MySQL, nginx, etc
• Proficient with network tools such as IP tables, Linux IPVS

Professional experience required:

• Intelligence experience in the DHS or CBP environment is desired - experience with other agencies is a major plus
• Demonstrated initiative, sound judgment, effective decision-making, and excellent oral and written communication skills


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