Information Systems Security Officer

  • Job Reference: 00001489-1
  • Date Posted: 4 May 2023
  • Company: Now Hiring Heroes, Inc.
  • Location: Palm Bay, Florida
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

The ISSO will:

Perform ISSO duties under the direction of the Information System Security Manager (ISSM) on assigned government-authorized systems.

Be responsibilities include: authoring and maintaining documentation supporting the Assessment & Authorization (A&A) of assigned systems in accordance with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) under the JSIG and NISPOM; performing security control assessments as part of the systems' Continuous Monitoring Plan; overseeing configuration management of assigned systems.

Works with IT organization to develop device and system hardening guides following DISA and NIST guidelines; auditing systems to ensure security posture integrity; conducting periodic hardware/software inventory assessments; identifying system security controls shortcomings and developing POA&Ms.

Play a leading role remediating control deficiencies; conducts, documents and reports annual self-assessment.

Maintain operational information security posture for a system, program, or enclave

Investigate security incidents such as data spills, data integrity and malicious events; authoring and delivering security education training to range of audience levels.


Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline

CISSP, CISM, or GSLC certification required (DoDI 8570.01 IAM III)

5+ years experience as an ISSO overseeing cybersecurity on classified systems under JSIG, NISPOM Ch8, ICD 503, and/or NIST 800-53

This position requires a current U.S. Security Clearance