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Information Security Specialist - Intermediate

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Date: Aug 6, 2022

Location: Washington, DC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 197362 

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 Security Specialist - Intermediate to join our team in Washington, District of Columbia (US-DC), United States (US).

Responsible for supporting Information System Security Officers (ISSOs) with the following:

  • Developing and maintaining System Security Plans (SSP)
  • Implementing and managing NIST 800-53 Rev. 5 or later  Security Controls
  • Supporting the SA&A process
  • Supporting Continuous Monitoring activities
  • Managing POA&Ms and developing remediation strategies
  • Aligning systems activities to the NIST Cyber Security Framework (CSF)
  • Supporting the incident response process
  • Identifying and supporting system Interconnection Security requirements
  • Supporting audit logging review and remediation activities
  • Providing OMB FISMA data
  • Developing and documenting incident reporting procedures for service desk, admins, and security staff for incidents


Federal Job Posting Language (eff. 1/24/2022)

Candidates for this position will be required to adhere to NTT DATA’s and its clients’ COVID-19 health and safety protocols. NTT DATA is committed to complying with the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guidance for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors to the extent it is enforced by the federal government or any of its clients. If this position becomes subject to a COVID-19 vaccination mandate based on applicable law or client requirement, candidates will be required to become fully vaccinated as defined by NTT DATA or be approved for an exemption in accordance with applicable law.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science degree preferably in Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Cyber Security, or equivalent experience. (4 additional years of experience with an Associates or 8 additional years of experience will substitute an undergraduate degree)
  • Secret security clearance
  •  At least one security certification from the following issuing bodies: (ISC)², Comp TIA, ISACA, GIAC, CISCO, EC- Council, IAPP, or equivalent.
  • 5 years of experience, to include:
    • Experience supporting the incident response process
    • Experience identifying and supporting system Interconnection Security requirements
    • Experience developing remediation strategies
    • Experience supporting audit logging review and remediation activities
    • Experience documenting incident reporting procedures for service desk and security staff for incidents



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 considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.

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