Information Security Manager II - Military veterans preferred

Trace Systems (
Computers/Information Technology


  full-time   employee

United States

Information Security Manager II
Job ID 2020-4101
# of Openings 1
Mission Essential Work - Trace is hiring immediately!

Job Title: Information Security Manager II

Job Location: Arlington, VA

Security Clearance: Active, in-scope US Government issued Top Secret/SCI clearance

Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements, US Citizenship is required

Job Responsibilities:
Trace Systems is seeking a cleared Information Security Manager to support a critical customer mission in Arlington, VA.

Responsibilities include:

Provides support to plan, coordinate, and implement the lab's information security.
Provides support for facilitating and helping the lab identify its current security infrastructure and define future programs, design and implementation of security related to lab systems.
Assists the efforts of security staff to design, develop, engineer and implement solutions to security requirements.
Responsible for the implementation and development of the DHS IT security.
Ability to serve as an Information System Security Officer (ISSO).
Understanding of business security practices and procedures; current security tools available; hardware/software security implementation; different communication protocols; encryption techniques/tools; familiarity with commercial products, and current lab infrastructure technology.
Gathers and organizes technical information about the lab's mission goals and needs, existing security products, and ongoing programs.
Performs risk analyses which also includes risk assessment.
Functions as a technical expert across multiple project assignments.
Minimum Qualifications:
Knowledge of Computer Network Defense (CND) policies, procedures, and regulations.
Knowledge of defense-in-depth principles and network security architecture.
Knowledge of boundary protection and enclaving.
Knowledge of authentication and access management technologies.
Active, in-scope US Government issued Top Secret/SCI clearance.
Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements, US Citizenship is required.
Desired Qualifications:
A current DoD 8570 IAM Level II certification (CAP, CASP CE, CISM, CISSP, GSLC)
Knowledge of US Government security regulations and methodologies, FISMA, FedRAMP, and NIST special publications.
High School Diploma with a minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience.
OR a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Information Management, Cybersecurity, Computer Science, or related discipline, and with with a minimum of three (3) years relevant experience.
OR (2) Two years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree level education.
Trace Systems
Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroadâ??â?? whenever and wherever. We provide cybersecurity, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security.

To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at: #jointracesystems

Trace Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.