Huntington Ingalls Industries

Newport News, VA

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Job Description

The selected candidate will serve as an Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) and will perform day-to-day information system (IS) security operations including hardware and software implementations, system log reviews, develop documentation in reference to Risk Management Framework (RMF), documents compliance actions within the approved automated compliance tracking system and ensures records are maintained for workstations, software, servers, routers, firewalls and network switches and other duties assigned by the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM). Review, update and create policies based on RMF guidance, Company guidance and Industry best practices.

Designs, tests, and implements state-of-the-art secure operating systems, networks, and database products. Conducts risk assessment and provides recommendations for application design. Involved in a wide range of security issues including architectures, firewalls, electronic data traffic, and network access. Uses encryption technology, penetration and vulnerability analysis of various security technologies, and information technology security research. May prepare security reports to regulatory agencies.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelors Degree and 5 years of experience. Masters Degree and 3 years of experience. Ph.D. and 0 years of experience. A relevant professional certification can be substituted for a Bachelors Degree.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience working with classified systems and have worked with DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF), process as an Information System Security Officer (ISSO), and/or Security Control Assessor (SCA), experienced with eMASS.

DoD 8570.01 certification (IAT Level II or III, IAM level I, II, or III, IASAE level I, II, or III). SPLUNK experience.

Technical experience with Windows, Networks, UNIX, and Linux operating systems.

Preference will be given to candidates with professional experience in DOD Information Security including DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF), NIST Special Publications (800-37, 800-53, and others), and DCSA Assessment and Authorization Process (DAAPM).

Hands-on experience with DISA Security Requirements Guide (SRG) and DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG). Experience with conducting periodic security assessments of Windows and Unix based ISs and providing corrective actions for identified findings and vulnerabilities.

  • Req ID: 23990
  • Department: T51 CYBERSECURITY
  • Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)
  • Travel Required: No
  • Shift: 1st
  • Relocation: No relocation assistance available
  • Education: Other
  • Virtual/Telework Opportunity: Yes - Occasional or hybrid telework available
  • US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance Type: Yes- Final Clearance Required to Start

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EEO Statement:

HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.