Information System Security Manager (ISSM) w/Polygraph in McLean, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 9/1/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Information System Security Manager (ISSM)

Location: Tysons

Clearance: FSP 

  • Support customer RMF workflow and processes by proposing, coordinating, implementing and enforcing information system security policies, instructions, standards, and methodologies
  • Review and approve customer requests related to accesses, devices, and other authorizations
  • Maintain current system information in XACTA to support organizational requirements and processes Evaluate the impact of network and system changes using RMF processes and approve the changes
  • Manage multiple projects throughout Authorization and Accreditation (A&A) process from concept to Authority to Operate (ATO)
  • Coordinate with system stakeholders on mitigating system vulnerabilities outlined in POA&Ms
  • Submit recommendations to stakeholders for system configuration deviations from the required baseline
  • Conduct periodic reviews to ensure compliance with SSP
  • Ensure configuration management for security-relevant IS software, hardware and firmware is maintained and documented
  • Ensure system recovery processes are monitored to ensure security features and procedures are properly restored
  • Ensure all IS security-related documentation is current and accessible to properly authorized individuals
  • Formally notify the appropriate individuals when changes occur that might affect authorization
  • Participate in governance and project reviews identified by the customer
  • Require strong documentation skills to create and update policies, process documentation and procedures
  • Experience with XACTA 360, Continuum and other SCAP Compliant tools
  • Demonstrated experience with RMF, ICD 503, CNSSI 1253, NIST SP 800-53/53A, and STIGs

Bachelor's Degree (in an IT-related field)

Desired Certifications

  • Certified Ethical Hacker 10 (CEH)
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Certified Information Systems auditor (CISA)
  • NIST Cybersecurity Framework (NCSF)
  • AWS Solutions Architect Associate or Professional










DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 10+ years of experience

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.