Senior Systems Analyst II

Columbia, Maryland
12 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Must hold an active TS/SCI with FS polygraph level clearance

As an ISSM the individual will:

• Provide support to the customer organizations in maintaining the appropriate operational IA posture for a systems, programs, or enclaves

• Provide support to the Government on all matters (technical and otherwise) involving the security of the information system

• Assist in the development and execution of an enterprise level continuous monitoring program to minimize security risks and ensure compliance with that program on a routine basis

• Guide the development and updating of the system security plan, as well as managing and controlling changes to the system and assessing the security impact of those changes

• Provide support to plan, coordinate, and implement IT security programs and policies

• Provide configuration management guidance for security-relevant information system software, hardware, and firmware

• Have an in-depth knowledge of the security authorization processes and procedures as define in the Risk Management Framework and be familiar with the ICD503, CNSSI1253, NIST SPs 800-37, 800-53, etc.

• Have experience in several of the following areas: knowledge of current security tools, hardware/software security implementation; different communication protocols; and encryption techniques/tools

• Have familiarity with commercial security products, security authorization techniques, security incident management, and PKI and authorization services

Essential Functions

Physical Requirements:

Working at a computer or desk (Considerations: Sitting, Eyes, Hands)

May involve long periods of sitting

Work Environment:

An inside office environment (Considerations: Closed quarters, lighting, and temperature fluctuations)

Needs to be able to work well with and support co-workers and clients

Needs to have clear, concise and accurate communication skills

Equipment and Machines:

Standard office equipment and machines, computer workstation


Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines

Regular attendance is necessary and required

Other Essential Functions:

Must be able to communicate effectively

Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with clients, management and employees

Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to the employee or others

Must be able to support and work in a proactive team environment

Must hold the safety of yourself and those around you as the number one priority in the workplace

Completion of required certifications required within six (6) months of hire date

Must hold an active TS/SCI with FS polygraph level clearance

Must hold an active TS/SCI with FS polygraph level clearance

Required Years of Experience: 12 years

Education Requirement: BS in CS or IT Engineering is desired and may be substituted for 4 years of experience

Certification Requirement: CISSP, CISM, or GSLC

Must hold an active TS/SCI with FS polygraph level clearance