Mc Lean, Virginia

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Senior Program Manager to join our team McLean, VA


At NTT DATA, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company's growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA and for the people who work here.

We seek an ISSA Services SME to join our team in Falls Church, VA. In the role of ISSA Services SME, you will provide the government customer with security services that minimize exposure to threats, mitigate risks, protect assets and privacy information, and maintain configuration management. This individual will be responsible to implement and support a network security operations management framework that complies with the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA), which requires NTT Data to secure the information and information systems that support the government customer's operations and assets, including those provided or managed by another agency, Contractor, or other source.

Duties and Tasks:
  • Perform vulnerability assessments and scans of the government customer's infrastructure, as required per customer policy and ensure vulnerabilities and weaknesses are identified and mitigated.
  • Respond to and report all incidents concerning intrusion and virus infections.
  • Create and update firewall rules to accommodate access to appropriate data sources, as well as test new tools and patches prior to deployment.
  • Manage security patches and antivirus signatures and apply security patches in accordance with customer policy.
  • Eliminate unauthorized traffic traversing the network as identified by the customer.
  • Provide immediate support to serious incidents, intrusions or comprises (classified spillage, unauthorized intrusion, or virus outbreak).
  • Provide computer/network incident response capabilities to detect, analyze, and propose responses to security incidents.
  • Collect and analyze network intrusion artifacts from a variety of sources to include logs, system images and packet captures to enable mitigation of network incidents.
  • Perform threat analysis of the system and application logs using the Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tool.
  • Adhere to US Government security vulnerability tracking process and methodology.
  • Record and respond to all security incidents.
  • Manage Plan of Actions and Milestones (POA&Ms), as required to maintain FISMA compliance.
  • Proactively remediate/mitigate unsupported software.
  • Ensure all IT infrastructure changes adhere to cyber security policies and recommend remedial actions, in accordance with Federal policies and procedures.
  • Ensure security awareness, risk management, and effective Incident Handling and Response to network and information security incidents.
  • Ensure compliance with FISMA, NIST security guidelines, and OMB mandates.
  • Ensure consistency through the collection of processes and tools, track changes, and provide up to date documentation, in a centralized configuration management program.
  • Support ongoing Assessment and Authorization (A&A) and Certification and Accreditation (C&A) activities.
  • Support implementation of Continuous Asset Evaluation Situational Awareness and Risk Scoring (CAESARS).
  • Ensure products and services are defect-free through Systems Acceptance Testing (SAT).
  • Ensure adequate and proper documentation for all filings and issuances is maintained throughout the record life-cycle, and disposition records as required by the National Archives and Records Administration.
  • Implement a network security management framework that consists of: prevention, continuous monitoring, detection, containment, eradication, recovery, and follow-up.

Minimum Requirements
  • Minimum 10 years of experience providing a government agency with Information Security including site surveys, vulnerbilitity assessment, intrusion detection, and remediation.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience developing security plans that are in accordance to FISMA, NIST standards.
  • Must hold at least 1 IAT level III, IAM level II, or IASAE certification per DoD 8570/8140.01-M
  • Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder

Preferred Qualifications:
  • ITIL v3/4 Foundations preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of FISMA requirements
  • Advanced knowledge of NIST 800-53
  • Advanced Knowledge of Continuous auditing tools.
  • POA&M creation, monitoring, remediation, and reporting

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

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Mc Lean, Virginia

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