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Buchanan & Edwards is seeking an Information Systems Security Officer to join our team in the Washington, DC metro area.
A challenging and dynamic work environment isn't all that BE has to offer. When you join BE, you become an integral part of our team. Not just an employee number, but a valued opinion with a voice that carries and drives change and innovation. You'll have access to some of the most well-respected IT industry leaders in virtually every field and learn new tools and techniques while expanding your knowledge and skillset. We're dedicated to helping you develop your career, and our culture applauds outside-the-box thinking and initiative. Our employee-focused leadership team knows that your success is our success and empowers employees with the necessary tools to excel. Join us as we continue to move the future forward, together. Clearance TS/SCI w/ CI Poly Responsibilities
Conducts research, develops, implements, test, and reviews an applications information security IAW DoD/NIST RMF requirements in order to protect information and prevent unauthorized access.
Position will include ISSO functions supporting classified and unclassified documentation, software operating systems, applications and data management, hardware systems and components.
This position will also support the Authority to Operate (ATO) activity throughout the contract period.
Strong understanding of engineering principles and software applications design/development in a classified environment highly desirable.
Bachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics, engineering, or related field, or five years of comparable work experience
Eight or more years of ISSO experience
Must be DoD 8570 compliant at IA Technical (IAT)/IA Management (IAM) Level 2
Must be analytical and effectively able to troubleshoot and prioritize needs, requirements and other issues
Excellent communication, teamwork, leadership and conflict management skills
Prefer Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP).
Prefer those who possess acute knowledge and practical experience of DoD 8510 and NIST 800-53 Risk Management Framework
Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. (BE) is an Information Technology and Professional Services consulting firm located in Arlington, VA. BE is a diversified high-technology services company, providing government, commercial and nonprofit agencies technology solutions and organizational management services to ensure mission success. Serving the federal sector since 1998, we base our solutions on an in-depth understanding of our clients, their mission and the unique challenges they face. BE is the winner of the 2015 Microsoft U.S. Federal Solution Partner of the Year award, a 2015 and 2016 Washington Post Top Workplace and has been an Inc. 500/5000 awardee for six consecutive years. Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. is dedicated to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. We are committed to crafting a workplace that endorses creativity and innovation, and promotes engagement through open communication, acceptance of new people and ideas, and a supportive team dynamic. Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. is an equal Opportunity Employer-Minorities / Women / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation. Buchanan & Edwards is an E-Verify employer.