Information Systems Security Officer

ManTech (


  full-time   employee   contract

United States

ManTech is seeking an Information Systems Security Officer to manage cyber security on an upcoming program supporting the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). On this program ManTech will be managing NASA?s Enterprise IT operations on 11 NASA centers across the United States. This is a 10-year contract that goes beyond managing day to day operations, we will be transforming and modernizing NASA?s enterprise IT operation. In this role you will be a major player in the redesign of how IT gets done at NASA.

Essential Job Duties:

? Directly assists in the assurance of information security and integrity of client environment by communicating and applying Best Practices and policy derived security requirements, standards, and tools in the areas of encryption, scanning and intrusion detection, and incident investigation
? Assists in ensuring the adequacy of the Security Computing Environment(s)
? Establish solid relationships and partnerships with organizational key stakeholders to help achieve key cyber security objectives
? Assist in risk analysis, risk assessments and comprehensive risk management
? Interacts with executive level clients to promote ManTech solutions and/or resolve client delivery issues
? Works with client internal Cybersecurity on critical and high security incidents and associated responses
? Addresses issues escalating from Service Desk personnel, systems administrators, etc., to ensure the highest degrees of security across all systems
? Participates in functional and security testing of new, proposed IT products/solutions

Minimum Requirements:

? Four or more years of experience in IT asset management or related experience
? Ability to achieve a public trust level suitability/clearance
? Bachelor?s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field required; an additional six years of experience may be substituted for a degree
? Experience working on IT managed services contracts, or in a large enterprise IT environment preferred
? Advanced knowledge in several of the following areas preferred:
? IT Security
? IT transformation
? Excellent written and verbal communication skills
? Excellent customer relationship building skills, able to establish trust