Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) in Suitland-Silver Hill, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 3/2/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Do you possess broad and in-depth knowledge of federal information security laws and requirements?

Are you interested in applying your expertise with a key government integrator?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Suitland.

In this role, you will ensure all computing, communication, network, and control equipment complies with relevant federal IT security requirements.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with an active Secret or Top Secret clearance. CISSP also required.

Requirements of the Information Systems Security Officer:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical discipline
  • At least 8 years of experience in a related field, including IT project management
  • Excellent knowledge of FISMA, NIST standards/RMF, ITSM, and related regulations
  • Current CISSP and Secret or Top Secret clearance
  • Experience with security monitoring systems
  • Solid networking knowledge - TCP/IP, OSI network layers
  • Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Passion for data-driven decision making
Keywords: Information Systems Security Officer, ISSO, Secret Clearance, Top Secret Clearance, CISSP, FISMA, NIST

Job ID: 335175

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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