Herndon, VA
Added: February 9, 2024
Project: We're supporting a well-established customer that works on a critical and high-visibility mission. The team is tremendously talented and we need to add a seasoned ISSO with a strong foundation in US Government IT experience to work on the growing number of customer requirements. Previous experience working on-site to support the DoD and the intelligence community is highly desirable.

Career: We’re very serious about professional development and continuing education. We offer everyone the opportunity to define their own career trajectory. Our group has some amazing resources at its disposal specifically for this purpose. You will work with your direct supervisor and/or a mentor to set appropriate goals and design a plan to help you make consistent progress.

Day-to-Day with your Colleagues:

Coordinate with team’s ISSEs and/or Tech Leads to implement technical solutions during development

Coordinate and lead office ATO processes acting as primary point of contact for customer and stakeholder engagements

Prepare and maintain information systems Accreditation and Authorization (A&A) packages (BoE - ConOps/Customer Test Plan, SSPs SCTM)

Minimum Requirements:

Must have active TS/SCI security clearance and be willing and able to obtain CI Polygraph

Bachelor’s degree with 5 years of experience; an additional 4 years of relevant experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree

Ability to communicate highly technical analyses at a level comprehensible to laymen and senior-level government representatives

Expert knowledge and use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Experience with utilizing compliance tools to track assessment and authorization, and continuous monitoring activities (e.g. Xacta 360, ServiceNow, Tenable Security Center)

Experience with Linux (Red Hat)

Working knowledge of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and associative standards and guidelines

CompTIA Security+

Desired Requirements:

Experience working within various system networks and classification levels

Advanced degree in a technical discipline

Experience working on-site at a government customer location

Experience working in DOD/IC

Experience with developing and maintaining configuration control documentation

Experience implementing services to intelligence community standards like ICD 503, NIST Risk Management Framework, and cloud technologies

CISSP certification

DoD 8570 certification

Maxar Technologies values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.