Information System Security Officer (ISSO)

at CGI Group, Inc.
Location Fairfax, VA
Date Posted April 3, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Information System Security Officer (ISSO)

Position Description
CGI is one of the top 5 largest global IT companies spread across 40 countries with endless opportunities to expand and grow. As a CGI Federal Member, you have the opportunity to be a shareholder at CGI and join a family of 77,000 members strong.

CGI Federal has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Information System Security Officer (ISSO). You will be part of a team securing the government's Domain Name System (DNS) with the most cutting-edge technologies. We are looking for an ISSO to support the authority to operate (ATO) activities of the DNS resolver system, according to revisions of the NIST SP 800-53 guidelines and integrate security practices within the development lifecycle of the user onboarding portal. You will work closely with a variety of agency stakeholders supporting their mission, priorities and requirements.

Your future duties and responsibilities
• Maintain the system security documentation and implement security policies for the solution.
• Support ATO activities to achieve ATO status for the DNS resolver system based on a FIPS 199 rating of Confidentiality - Moderate; Integrity - Moderate; and Availability - High.
• Implement security policies and processes to maintain the ATO status for the DNS resolver system.
• Incorporate NIST SP 800-37 activities into the software development lifecycle (SDLC) phases.
• Coordinate security remediation activities and establish risk and mitigation strategies and communicate status to relevant stakeholders.
• Conduct risk and vulnerability assessments on changes to the system architecture.
• Perform other duties as directed.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
• Due to the nature of the government contract requirements and/or clearance requirements, US citizenship is required. In addition, candidates may need to obtain and maintain a DHS EOD/Public Trust clearance.
• At least five (5) years working on cybersecurity teams for application development, shared services or cloud programs.
• Experience in continuous monitoring for information systems.
• Experience in obtaining ATOs for information systems.
• Working knowledge of the following NIST SPs: NIST 800-37, NIST 800-53, NIST 800-18, NIST 800-30, NIST 800-137 and Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) 199 (Security Categorization).
• Confident communication skills with both internal team members as well as external stakeholders.

Desired Qualifications:
• DNS experience is desirable.
• Knowledge of DHS SELC process is desirable.
• Knowledge of DHS ATO process is desirable.
• Technical/development background.
• Experience with Federal Risk and Authorization Management (FedRAMP) Cloud related projects.
• Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
• CISSP concentration.
• Certification and Accreditation Professional (CAP).
• Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP).
• Certified Risk and Information Systems Controller (CRISC).
• Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).
• Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH).
• Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) and GIAC Security Essentials.

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