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Date: Aug 4, 2019

Location: New Orleans, LA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 51539 


At NTT DATA Services, 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 Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a ISSO to join our team in New Orleans, Louisiana (US-LA), United States (US).



Primary responsibilities:
o Function as the Legacy System Owner’s IT security expert.
o Advise the system owner (SO) regarding security considerations in applications systems procurement or development, implementation, operation and maintenance, and disposal activities (i.e., life cycle management). Reports any possible weakness/vulnerability to the SO
o Assist in the determination of an appropriate level of security commensurate with the level of sensitivity. Coordinates with all stakeholders to ensure that the major application maintains confidentiality, integrity and availability.
o Assist in the development and maintenance of security and contingency plans.
o Participate in security impact analysis to periodically re-evaluate sensitivity of the system, risks, and mitigation strategies.
o Participate in security impact analysis of system safeguards and program elements and in authorization and assessment (A&A) of the system for continuous monitoring.
o Review POA&M (Plan of Actions and Milestones) status and generate draft POA&Ms as needed
o Issue WCVFs (Weakness Completion Verification Form) to officially close out POA&Ms
o Ensures that the system documentation in CSAM is current including but not limited to:
o System Identification
o Information Types
o Locations
o Appendices including but not limited to:
    PIA (Privacy Impact Assessment)
    PTA (Privacy Threshold Analysis) as needed
    BIA (Business Impact Analysis)
Assessment/Risk reports
Contingency Plan updates and test results
Accreditation memos and Authority to Operate (ATO) memos.
Generate and upload a signed copy of the SSP
Ensure that POA&Ms are entered correctly and updated regularly


Required Skills:

• Must hold a nationally recognized security certification (e.g. CISSP, CCSP, CSSLP)
• 5+ years of experience equivalent to performing the duties of an ISSO.
• Proficient in NIST SP800-53 controls.
• Degree in Computer Science

US Citizenship required

Desired Skills:
• Masters degree

• Experience in environmental safety (nice to have)
• Experience in the oil and gas industry (nice to have)

• Experience with large O&M projects
• Experience with end to end C&A process

• Experience improving physical and logical data security


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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