AECOM Information System Security Officer in Indian Springs, Nevada

United States of America - Nevada, Indian Springs

Job Summary

This position is contingent upon contract modification and position funding with an anticipated start date of October 1, 2018

Purpose and Scope:

Supports Information Assurance (IA) operations for a specific project or contract, either individually or as part of an IA Team. Tasks and focused responsibilities include Information System security requirements and risk assessments, vulnerability scan, security test and evaluations, monitoring event logs, and maintaining network health and security.

Essential Responsibilities:

1) Assists Information System Security Manager (ISSM) for all classified systems and ensures transmission to appropriate government agencies on a timely basis.

2) Able to assist ISSM in developing information system security plans (SSP), Concept of Operations (CONOPS) and best practices and guidelines for classified systems in SAPF classified environments.

3) Must possess a strong working knowledge of computer systems and system software.

4) Responsible for updating and maintaining the system security plans for each accredited classified computer system at both sites.

5) Conducts weekly audits of approved systems.

6) Assist ISSM in developing, implementing, explaining, briefing and training the system custodians/users concerning their duties/responsibilities on accredited systems.

7) Assist ISSM in investigating security incidents and recommending corrective actions.

8) Ensures compliance with government and company security policies.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

AS Degree in Information Assurance or Minimum 2 years equivalent experience required. DOD 8570 Certification required. DODM 5205.07 Risk Management Framework, Operational Requirements and Contract Specific IA requirements. Thorough understanding and knowledge of computers and their peripherals and operating systems. This position requires a great degree of self-direction and motivation. Experience with COMSEC accounts preferred. Active membership in professional organizations such as NCMS, ASIS, etc. is encouraged. A comprehensive understanding of GSA approved security containers and locks is preferred. Attend workshops, conferences and training to maintain proficiency. Must possess and maintain a government Top Secret security clearance. Possess a valid state issued driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

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What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Information Technology

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194485BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.