CACI International Information Systems Security Officer in Patuxent River, Maryland
Information Systems Security Officer
Job Category: Information Technology
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Type of Travel: Continental US
CACI, Inc. – FEDERAL’s subsidiary, Ticom Geomatics Inc, a CACI Company, delivers industry leading Signals Intelligence exploitation and Electronic Warfare (SIGINT/EW) products that enable our nation’s tactical warfighters to effectively utilize distributed grids of networked sensors, assets, and platforms to perform a variety of critical national security driven missions.
What You’ll Get to Do :
CACI is seeking an Information Assurance (IA) professional with experience fulfilling customer requirements for system security posture assessment, certification process execution, and continuous monitoring to work as part of a team in a government lab supporting CACI products. The successful candidate will work with CACI team members and government personnel to assess IA posture on new and existing systems, work with system owners to resolve/mitigate IA findings, and help maintain IA systems.
Office location for this opportunity is in Patuxent River, MD.
More About this Role :
Collaborate with system integrators and administrators to harden information systems to the required acceptable level.
Provide full Assessment & Authorization (A&A) support and technical security guidance in all phases of the system accreditation process and/or Risk Management Framework (RMF)
Conduct security review of information security plans for computers, networks, and information systems
Conduct the research and identify security vulnerabilities and provide guidance to mitigate risks to information systems undergoing the A&A process
Conduct the assessment security system needs and provide corrective actions into a coherent security strategy
Review and analyze systems architecture diagrams and networks
Convey knowledge and security focused comprehensive solutions to technically complex systems and challenges
You’ll Bring These Qualifications :
Education and Clearance:
Bachelor’s degree in technology and/or information systems related discipline desired (will consider experience in lieu of degree) and 5 or more years of experience
TS//SCI, must be willing to undergo a government CI polygraph
Strong background in Information Technology processes and/or systems administration.
5+ years recent experience generating and implementing System Security Accreditation/ICD 503 packages for DoD and/or IC Customers
5+ years recent experience establishing security processes, practices and principles for SCI communication network connected systems
5+ years recent experience with NIST SP 800-53, CNSSI 1253, and FISMA requirements
RMF Working knowledge
Windows and Linux working knowledge
Understanding of networking concepts
Experience troubleshooting networks and authentication issues
8570.01 Compliant: Security+ or equivalent
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision as well as part of a team
Ability to work in a dynamic environment
US Citizenship is required
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Excellent verbal and written communications for technical and security related topics
Experience with eMASS
Experience with XACTA
Experience in the accreditation of Cross Domain Solutions
Use of network security vulnerability assessment tools including ACAS - NESSUS, SCAP, and HBSS
Knowledge of DoD/IC Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) and Configuration Management processes
Desired Certifications: CISSP
What We can Offer You :
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.