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Mid-Level Information Systems Security Officer

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Date: Dec 29, 2021

Location: Lorton, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 155729 

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 Mid-Level Information Systems Security Officer to join our team in Lorton, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).

In this position the ideal candidate will work on one or more of the following information technology related functions;


Working knowledge of the NIST RMF;

Evaluation of the assigned information systems’ security control compliance with the federal

requirements and client’s monitoring strategy;

Management of emerging and defined risks associated with the administration and use of

assigned information systems;

Coordination with the Cybersecurity Unit in order to achieve and maintain the information

systems’ compliance and authorization to operate (ATO);

Provide the technical expertise and professional judgement necessary to guide and oversee the

adherence to the SA&A process;

Generate and interpret documentation needed to address the items detailed within the CSAM

Work within a team environment to provide technically sound guidance order to adhere to the

cybersecurity industry best practices and client’s monitoring strategy;

Analyze collected information to identify vulnerabilities and potential for exploitation and

effectively present the results and guidance derived from scans to system owners or other

leadership, as required;

Effectively communicate orally and in writing to track and detail the demands, efforts and

shortcomings in meeting the goals of client’s information system monitoring strategy;

Support the integration/testing, operations, and maintenance of systems security;

Develops, updates, and maintains internal Standard Operating Procedure for all

internal assigned functions;

Provides system operation support, administers hardware and software inventory.


Required Experience


- Minimum of eight (8) years IT experience.

- Three (3) years of experience as ISSO, security analyst, or security engineer.

-Ability to Obtain Public Trust Clearance

- BA/BS in computer science, information systems analysis, science/technology, information management, physical science or other technology-related discipline. 

In accordance with Executive Order 14042, a candidate for this role must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by January  18, 2022 or their start date, whichever is later subject to the provisions and exceptions of EO 14042 and applicable law.


Preferred Qualifications

-Substantial level of knowledge of federal information system security policy, industry best practices, security control assessments, Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) management, system authorizations, configuration management, and system analysis.

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. To learn more, please visit Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email for assistance.

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