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Information Systems Security Officer with Top Secret Clearance

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Date: Mar 30, 2021

Location: Annapolis, MD, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 114151 

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 Information Systems Security Officer with Top Secret Clearance to join our team in Annapolis, Maryland (US-MD), United States (US).

The ISSO is an integral member of the client team that owns the learning application system. The ISSO assures the system is in compliance with all information system (IS) security requirements.


Position Responsibilities

  • Document and submit on schedule all Federal Information Systems Security Act (FISMA) requirements (if required) to the GTL(s).
  • Address all system security requirements during all phases of the information system lifecycle.
  • Review all Plan of Actions and Milestones (POA&Ms) under their purview weekly and update when applicable.
  • Properly manage the release of all media and/or memory components from the client facility.
  • Review and make available on request all audit trails established for the ISs from the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) or appropriate government lead.
  • Retain all information security audit logs in accordance with client policy.
  • Report all information system security incidents to the ISSM and/or Chief Security Officer (CSO) immediately and take appropriate action.
  • Initiate, with approval from the ISSM and/or CSO, any protective and corrective measures when an IS incident or vulnerability is discovered.
  • Operate, maintain, and dispose of ISs in accordance with security policies and practices outlined in the approved site accreditation or accreditation package.
  • Develop and maintain all documentation in accordance with the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) Handbook or the Site Accreditation Template.

Required Qualifications

  • Six years of professional experience with three years' experience in IT systems security
  • BS degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience (4 additional years of experience with an Associates or 8 additional years of experience will substitute for a degree)
  • Top Secret Clearance

Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Experience meeting documentation requirements for FISMA systems
  • Experience in technical writing
  • Ability to produce technical documentation that is mostly error free (minimal rework required)
  • Applicable higher education and training in Computer ISs is desired
  • Information Security Certifications are desired but not required (like ISC2)

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.

Nearest Major Market: Annapolis

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