Senior Information System Security Officer (ISSO) in Falls Church, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 12/23/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Eliassen Group has partnered with a large government integrator to find a Senior Information System Security Officer in Falls Church. This is a long-term opportunity with a career-oriented client. If you are looking for a career home for years to come, please apply!

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance. 

Responsibilities of the Senior ISSO:

  • Ensure the implementation of operational security measures
  • Determine requirements; assess and mitigate system security risks 
  • Perform risk analysis and recommend remediation opportunities 
  • Develop, test, and train contingency and incident response planning

Requirements of the Senior ISSO:

  • Bachelor's degree and at least 10 years of experience as an Information Assurance Analyst
  • CompTIA Security+, CPTE, or CEH 
  • Understanding of assurance and risk management best practices and experience in risk and compliance
  • Knowledge of security countermeasures, auditing, and accreditation processes

Keywords: Senior ISSO, Information System Security Officer, Risk Mitigation, Security+, Public Trust Clearance

Job ID: 329629

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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