The Squires Group

Information System Security Engineer

US-MD-Ft Meade
Job ID
2017-8464
# of Openings
1
Category
Cyber

Overview

For more than a decade, our client has provided expert technical and engineering services to the Federal Government.  They are building a team in the Fort Meade, MD area, and are in need of an Information System Security Engineer (ISSE) to join a “tip of the spear” project on the ground floor.  This initiative is vital to the future of national security, supporting the creation of a new unified combatant command (CYBERCOM) within the Department of Defense.  As an ISSE, you will be responsible for developing, implementing, and reviewing security controls for various systems in support of the Department of Defense. 

 

With a “family first” mindset, our client offers an attractive benefits package alongside a good work/life balance.  Per our Federal Government Contract, candidates must possess a Top Secret clearance, be SCI eligible, and are required to pass a CI Poly.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with system security staff to resolve security issues through system lifecycle
  • Provide guidance and support to self-testing, security control assessment, preparation of Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) and development of continuous monitoring plans
  • Perform other staff work related to cybersecurity of proprietary systems, CIO Boards and Panels, Policy analysis and development

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in Cybersecurity or Information Assurance
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Cybersecurity, or related discipline
  • DoD 8570.01-M IASAE Level II certification required (CASP CE, CSSLP, or CISSP)
  • Per our Federal Government Contract, candidates must possess a Top Secret clearance, be SCI eligible, and are required to pass a CI Poly 

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The Squires Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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