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Information System Security Officer

Booz Allen

Dec 02

Information System Security Officer

Key Role:

Provide ISSOs responsible for implementing and maintaining the security in Agency systems. Verify applications and support systems are meeting information security policies, including continuous vulnerability scans, patch management, and configuration management. Ensure that the client follows requirements concerning the use of commercial and open-source software through the Standards Working Group (SWG). Assist with reporting and investigating information security incidents to the Security Operations Center (SOC) and gather pertinent information or provide requested services in support of incident handling. This position is open to remote delivery anywhere within the U.S., to include the District of Columbia.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience with information system security support

  • Experience with drafts, reviews, and updates for information system continuous monitoring plans based on changes in risk, control selection, laws, executives’ orders, and guidelines

  • Experience with Privacy Threshold Assessments (PTAs) and Privacy Impact Assessments (PIAs)

  • Experience applying and incorporating information technologies into proposed solutions

  • Ability to review tiered information security reports for the information system and participate in briefings with the system owner, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), and Authorizing Officials, including the Chief Information Officer (CIO)

  • Ability to coordinate with stakeholders to document, implement common controls for existing ECCPs, and facilitate discussions with Program Areas to maintain and expand common control providers, as needed

  • Ability to function in a collaborative environment, seeking continuous consultation with other analysts and experts, both internal and external to the organization

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust or Suitability/Fitness determination based on client requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Security+, CISA, or CISSP Certification

Additional Qualifications:

  • Possession of excellent client-facing or consulting skills

  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Public Trust


Applicants selected may be subject to a government investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements of the U.S. government client.


The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 65,000 to 75,000. Final salary will be determined based on various factors.

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