CISSP Jobs - Information System Security Officer (ISSO) - Senior, 13015

at Perspecta
Location Herndon, VA
Date Posted February 5, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Every day at Perspecta, we
enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation’s most important
work.  We are a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and
skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation’s
most complex challenges.  Our team of engineers, analysts, developers,
investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative
solutions.  We continually push ourselves—to respond, to adapt, to go
further.  To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and
innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense,
intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our
high-caliber employees in many ways rewarded — through not only competitive
salaries and benefits packages, but also through the opportunity to create a
meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.   

Perspecta’s talented and robust workforce—14,000
strong—stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let us make an impact together.

We at Perspecta are currently seeking an ISSO on an existing cloud based DOD application.   SECRET CLEARANCE REQUIRED AND CISSP or CISM CERTIFICATION ALSO REQUIRED.
The position is key and has contract required experience.   

Our task order provides on-site technical and administrative Security Assessment and Authorization (A&A) and Continuous Monitoring (CM) support for the client subject application. The Cloud Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) implements security engineering principles to review security requirements, verify implementation, and provide mitigation recommendations throughout the cloud life cycle to facilitate secure systems for A&A and Continuous Monitoring support.
The Cloud ISSO responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Serving as the Information Assurance Section cloud subject matter expert for the A&A and Continuous Monitoring processes
• Providing security requirements analysis of cloud architectures and designs
• Identify cloud architecture development best practices and applying security best practices to that architecture
• Identifying technical gaps and providing solution recommendations for cloud services acquisition, development, migration, implementation, and monitoring
• Explaining cloud security controls/requirements and guidance to the System Owners and System Teams and recommending implementation strategies
• Identifying cloud vulnerabilities and recommending mitigation alternatives for POA&M items
• Reviewing cloud security test results to identify weaknesses, technical flaws, and vulnerabilities
• Reviewing cloud SLAs for compliance to requirements
• Recommending technical process improvements for the A&A process
• Represent the client as the cloud security consulting SME