Goodfellow Afb, Texas


Job Description:

Leidos has an upcoming opening for an Information System Security Officer at Goodfellow Air Force Base, TX. The ISSO will support the Information System Security Managers (ISSM) in the execution of 17 TRG cybersecurity programs, participating in the integration (planning, testing, implementation, & securing) of current and future training systems in accordance with AFI 17-130 Cybersecurity Program Management, the entire DoDI 8500 series, and the full series of NIST 800 Special Publications. Responsibilities will include:

+ Advise the ISSMs on risk levels and security posture.

+ Maintain awareness of Authorizing Official directed changes affecting the organization's cybersecurity posture.

+ Collect and maintain artifacts needed to meet system cybersecurity reporting.

+ Ensure that information system changes are evaluated and implemented as required

+ Coordinate cybersecurity inspections, tests, and reviews

+ Ensure that new and revised security requirements are integrated into continuity plans.

+ Evaluate development efforts to ensure that baseline security safeguards are appropriately installed.

+ Identify information technology (IT) security program implications of new technologies or technology upgrades.

+ Manage the monitoring of information security data sources to maintain organizational situational awareness.

+ Execute the privileged account access review and authorization program.

+ Accomplish information security risk assessments.

+ Provide inputs for the development and/or modification of cybersecurity policies and procedures.

+ Recognize security violations and implement the incident response plan.

+ Open trouble tickets when a vulnerability is discovered.

+ Weekly, and as directed by an ISSM, review audit logs and communicate items of concern to the appropriate ISSM(s).

+ Communicate security issues from the change management process to relevant personnel.

+ Identify security requirements specific to an information technology (IT) system in all phases of the system life cycle.

+ Generate plans of actions and milestones, and ensure remediation plans are valid and executable for deficiencies identified during risk assessments, audits, inspections, etc.

+ Review trouble tickets and close tickets after validating appropriate fix actions have been completed. Ensure ongoing tickets are assigned to appropriate personnel.

+ Authorize standard user accounts following appropriate guidance.

+ Review DISA Intelligence Community Vulnerability Management (ICVM) updates. Download and update Assured Compliance and Assessment Solution (ACAS) feeds and plugins, when required. Generate reports and open trouble tickets for new findings.

+ Monthly, and as directed by an ISSM, perform hardware and software inventory scans and upload findings to appropriate sharepoint or file share, per the SOPs.

+ Perform security control assessments, and generate and upload artifacts into eMASS and Xacta, under ISSM direction.


+ 4-8 years’ experience as an ISSO/Alt ISSM

+ Bachelor's Degree (experience may be substituted in lieu of degree). Or Master's degree with 2-4 years of experience as an ISSO/Alt ISSM.

+ IAT Level III/IAM Level II

+ TS/SCI clearance or ability to obtain (requires US citizenship).

Pay Range:Pay Range $78,000.00 - $120,000.00 - $162,000.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline onlyand not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

REQNUMBER: R-00103040

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.

Goodfellow Afb, Texas

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