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Information Assurance Analyst /(ISSO) - RT

Absolute Opportunities
Magna, Utah, 84044, United States
March 23, 2019


Information Assurance Analyst /(ISSO) - RT

Magna, Utah 84044

Our client is seeking an experienced Information Assurance Analyst / Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO).

This position will work with the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) to interpret requirements, develop procedures, and monitor practices to ensure company and government requirements are appropriately implemented.

May function as a liaison between the organization and customers and other company and external organizations. Investigates, analyzes, and resolves moderately complex questions and problems.

Assist with implementation and maintenance of information assurance oversight, policy, and procedure development, and related functions in compliance with RMF (JSIG), NISPOM (DAAPM), and other government and / or company regulatory requirements.

As part of the Security Team, the position is responsible for implementing, operating, and monitoring security requirements both technical and administrative on classified systems.


Developing and maintaining A&A packages for classified information systems.

Preparing and analyzing test results for development into a POA&M.

Providing information security support and technical security guidance in all phases of the system life cycle.

Conduct weekly systems audits of both automated and manual audit logs.

Performing software patch installation, antivirus updates, and conducting security self-reviews.

Ensuring configuration management (CM) for security-relevant software, hardware, and firmware is maintained and documented.

Perform evaluation and obtain DAA authorization for new software, hardware, and firmware before implementation on the system.

Identifying security vulnerabilities and providing guidance on mitigating risks

Initiating protective or corrective measures when a security incident or vulnerability is discovered.

Ensuring that system recovery processes are monitored to ensure that security features and procedures are properly restored.

Representing IA in security, project, and technical exchange meetings

Perform system administration and network administration functions

Ensuring that all users have the requisite security clearances, authorization, and need-to-know, and are aware of their security responsibilities before being granted access to systems.

Must be available for occasional after hours assistance.

Limited travel within the continental United States may be required.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

1. Does the candidate have a minimum Associates or Bachelors degree?

2. Does the candidate have the 7+ to 10 years of ISSO experience? List details of the applicable experience below:

3. Does the candidate have an active security clearance? List the type pf clearance below:

4. Salary Expectation?

5. US Citizen or Green Card holder.

6. Complete Current Address?