205610 - Information System Security Officer
12 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking an Information System Security Officer for a direct hire opportunity in Jupiter, FL.

Under general supervision, responsibilities of the ISSO include, but are not limited to: - Ensure systems are operated, maintained, and disposed of in accordance with security policies and procedures as outlined in the security authorization package; - Verifying the implementation of delegated aspects of the IS security program; - Attend technical and security training (e.g., operating system, networking, security management) relative to assigned duties. - Ensure all users have the requisite security clearances, authorization, need-to-know, and are aware of their security responsibilities before granting access to the IS. - Report all security-related incidents to the ISSM. - Conduct periodic reviews of ISs to ensure compliance with the security authorization package. - Serve as member of the Configuration Control Board (CCB). - Coordinate any changes or modifications to hardware, software, or firmware of a system with the ISSM prior to the change. - Formally notify the ISSM when changes occur that might affect system authorization. - Monitor system recovery processes to ensure security features and procedures are properly restored and functioning correctly. - Ensure all IS security-related documentation is current and accessible to properly authorized individuals. - Ensure audit records are protected, collected and reviewed.

Ability to travel up to 50%. Strongly Preferred Skills and Certifications: (Please ensure your resume calls out any of the items below) - Current DoD 8570 Baseline Certification (Security+ CE, CAP, GSLC, CASP CE, CISA, CISM, or CISSP). - Familiarity with DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and security tools such as Splunk, Symantec, Nessus, MS Office, VMWare, etc. - Working knowledge of National and International security frameworks such as NIST 800-53, COBIT, AS 27001, etc. - Experience working with the Defense Counterintelligence & Security Agency (DCSA) Authorization and Assessment Process Manual (DAAPM) - Experience in secure environments that are compliant with the NISPOM, with special emphasis on information assurance as well as Risk Management Framework (RMF) requirements - Familiarity with configuration control and change management (PDQ Deploy \ Inventory). - Experience with networking concepts (switches, network security, TACLANE). - Experience with security concepts (Data Loss Prevention, Active Directory, and Security Log Analysis). - Experience with Microsoft Windows and/or Linux system administration (2+ years). Required Competencies: - Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to present reports to management; motivated to thoroughly investigate, analyze, and document system issues and resolutions. - Ability to produce quality deliverables and to complete assigned projects on time; provides consistent status updates to ensure IT security projects stay focused. - Consistent attention to detail - completes tasks per standard operating procedures; reports discovered anomalies and inconsistencies. - Persistent and creative problem solver - strong troubleshooting skills and determined to find solutions to technical problems; identifies root cause and presents possible solutions to management. - Strong work ethic and a proven professional - respectful, dependable, take initiative and follows through, dedicated to excellence and getting the job done.

Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit or stand and maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 25 pounds; may require occasional walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.

Requires an accredited Bachelor's degree preferably in Information Technology, Cyber Security or other appropriate discipline plus at least 15 years of directly related experience (but candidates with proven experience will not be excluded from consideration with an equivalent combination of education and experience).


Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Zachary Fasano
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x252 or (800) 927-9318 x252

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.