Information Systems Security Officer in Westlake, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/13/2020

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    Westlake, MD
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Job Description

Are you passionate about Cyber Security? Do you want a position that will utilize your Linux skills and experience? Join one of our top security teams as an ISSO and discover how you can be a part of innovative projects that will shape the future of training simulations.

We're seeking a highly technical, security-focused ISSO to join our team in supporting an ambitious military program built around state-of-the-art technology, training, and security standards. As part of our team, you will be providing oversight and expertise to every aspect of security and systems management, driving improvement and acting as a key resource for your team. 

Due to the federal contract requirements, we are only able to consider US Citizens for this position. While a clearance is not required at the time of offer, all candidates must be eligible for a Secret clearance. Currently active Secret or higher clearance is strongly preferred.

  • Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering, Cyber Security, or a related discipline
  • 4+ years of hands-on experience in a related Cyber Security or Linux Engineering role
  • 4+ years of hands-on Linux engineering experience, to include in-depth scripting, systems administration, and security duties
  • 2+ years of experience handling Risk Assessments, Security Controls procedures, Security Documentation and Security Processes
  • Must be able to meet 8570.1M/8140 compliance requirements, with active Security+ CE, SSCP, or CISSP certifications
  • Familiarity with virtualization technologies such as VMWare or KVM
  • Familiarity with Jira, Confluence, Portfolio, Service Desk and MS Project
  • Demonstrated enthusiasm for and experience with delivering above-expectations results and maintaining a positive attitude
  • All candidates must be clearable to Secret level. Active Secret or higher clearance is strongly preferred.

Salary is dependent upon candidate qualifications, with the expected salary range between $120,000 and $140,000.

For immediate consideration, please send your formatted resume to

Job ID: 334569

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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