C4ISR Information Systems Security Analyst

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Information Assurance
Yes, 10% of the time
Day Job
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Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Leidos has an opening for a C4ISR Information Systems Security Analyst at Nellis AFB. Candidates must currently possess a TS/SCI security clearance.
JOB DESCRIPTION: The Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) Information Systems Security Analyst (ISSA) will be responsible for ensuring system security functionality, procedural safeguards and implementation strategies are successfully employed to certify and accredit new and upgraded software and systems across multiple intelligence units. The ISSA is responsible for developing and maintaining a formal Information Systems (IS) security program and will provide support to plan, coordinate, and implement IT security programs and policies. Applicant will provide systems security management expertise to C4ISR integration efforts for unclassified, collateral and SCI-level software applications and intelligence mission systems. The ISSA will provide Information Assurance (IA) guidance and will assist all ISSOs to ensure they follow established IS policies and procedures. The candidate should be a security-minded professional, who has USAF unit level experience.  The applicant should possess an Advanced Security Practitioner Certification (CASP).  Any experience with cloud networks is a plus. Applicant should have previous Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) and/or Information Security System Manager (ISSM) experience. Applicant must have experience in developing and writing security plans and overseeing security awareness programs.  Applicant must have a working knowledge of system functions, security policies, technical security safeguards, and operational security measures. Must have the ability to plan/coordinate security and/or cyber security activities across multiple organizations. Must have ability to effectively organize and analyze information, produce reports, position papers, and briefings that are responsive to specific needs of 365 ISRG senior leadership.  Must be able to communicate effectively with others, both orally and in writing on complex issues.

Applicants must currently possess a TS/SCI clearance.  Bachelor’s Degree in an IT discipline (or similar) and a minimum of 8 years of experience in computer system security and/or related areas of expertise OR 12 years’ experience. A minimum of a Security + or DoD 8570 IAM Level I equivalent certification is required.  Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) or other IAM Level II certification is strongly preferred.
Applicant must be familiar with IA policies to include: Risk Management Framework (RMF), Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 503 -Intelligence Community Information Technology Systems Security Risk Management Certification and Accreditation, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) series special publications, and Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) national-level Information Assurance policies, directives, instructions, operational procedures, guidance and advisories for United States Government (USG) departments and agencies for the security of National Security Systems (NSS). Familiarity with system hardening in accordance with Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs). Knowledge of processes and tools to maintain, archive, sanitize, and retrieve digital files. Experience with eEYE Retina Network Security Scanner, DISA Gold Disk, Security Readiness Review (SRR) Scripts test products, Windows Automated Security Scanning Program (WASSP) and Security Scanner (SECSCN).  COMSEC experience is desired.
*External Referral Eligible

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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