COLSA Corporation Mid-Level Information System Security Officer (ISSO) in Huntsville, Alabama

Mid-Level Information System Security Officer (ISSO)

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Job Description

Founded in 1980, COLSA Corporation’s team of engineers, analysts and professionals across the US provide government and commercial customers with the latest and most sophisticated engineering, programmatic, and information technology services.

Centered at the core of its values, COLSA knows its people are its most valuable resource. In addition to receiving a competitive compensation package, our employees enjoy offerings such as flexible work schedules, paid time off, benefits that begin on the date of hire, recognition programs, tuition and certification assistance, and immediate vesting in our matching 401(k) plan. Our WE CARE Wellness program provides support and initiatives to empower employees and their families to live healthy, balanced lives and our Association of COLSA Employees (ACE) provides a fun way for employees and their families to come together in times of both celebration and need. We invite you to connect your talents with opportunity, and be a part of our “Family of Professionals,” in supporting cutting-edge initiatives!

General Summary

COLSA provides support to the AMRDEC SED Cyber Solutions Center. This position will provide a Information System Security Officer: Under limited direction, leads the design, test, operation and implementation of secure operating systems, networks, and applications.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities (*Essential functions)

  • Identifies, tests, and implements secure applications, systems, and network products to find secure solutions for enterprise-wide or enclave cyber systems and networks.*

  • Works with a wide range of security issues including architectures, firewalls, data, and networks. *

  • Develops RMF packages, checks compliance with STIGS, runs vulnerability scans. *

  • Develops security procedures and related documentation. *

  • Helps ensure adherence to cyber policies and guidelines. *

  • Evaluates and makes recommendations designed to promote economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in the security program. *

  • Provides architectural analysis and relates existing system to future cyber needs and trends.

Required Experience

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent; advanced degree preferred.

  • Minimum of 5 to 10 years work related experience.

  • Experience using eMASS is required.

  • Security+ CE is required.

  • Ability to clearly present and communicate technical approaches and findings.

  • SECRET security clearance is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience using cyber tools for vulnerability analysis (e.g., SCAP compliance checker, ACAS scans, HBSS)

  • Technical/IT experience (e.g., system administration, network administration)

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. COLSA Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

Job Location

Huntsville, Alabama, United States

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