Information Systems Security Officer

L-3 Power Paragon is a worldwide leader in the engineering, development, manufacturing and integration of power conversion and distribution systems for defense, governmental and advanced industrial applications. Our company's power conversion, power conditioning and power protection solutions can be found in a wide range of demanding military and commercial environments around the world.
In the role of Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO), you will assist the Facilities Security Officer in developing, implementing, and evaluating Information Systems (IS) security programs. Under minimal supervision, you will coordinate with customers and internal IT staff to ensure information systems security compliance with a variety of Government requirements. You will be responsible for drafting security Concept of Operations (CONOPS), System Security Plans (SSP), and any additional supporting documentation to satisfy system certification and accreditation (C&A) requirements.
Your day to day activities include the following. Other duties may be assigned:
Conduct security reviews of information systems to ensure compliance with established policies and procedures.
Ensure all software updates and patches, as well as hardware changes, are documented as required by established configuration management procedures.
Ensure system wide auditing, event tracking, and logging are taking place.
Ensure implementation of security features for the detection of malicious code, viruses, and intruders, as appropriate.
Ensure systems are operated, maintained, and disposed of in accordance with applicable governing policies and procedures.
Perform IS security briefings to authorized individuals prior to those users gaining access to controlled unclassified information or classified information systems.
Report all security incidents to site Security Management and investigate, document, report, and provide protective/corrective measures in response to such incidents.
Your education/experience includes:
Bachelor's degree (IT relevant major) preferred or working towards it.
Two to Four years of combined experience in IT and computer security.
Active SECRET security clearance or recently active SECRET clearance within 24 months.
Experience implementing NIST, NN-801, and/or NISPOM Chapter 8 IS security requirements.
Experience administering the system functions, security policies, and technical security safeguards associated with Microsoft Windows and Server operating system environments. Linux and Oracle Database experience a plus but not required.
Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently, learn new skills quickly, demonstrate excellent problem solving abilities, be organized, detail-oriented, flexible, and self-motivated.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
The ideal candidate will have:
Professional IT Security certifications such as Security , CISSP, or equivalent.
We offer a commitment to work/life balance along with a competitive compensation package that includes:
9/80 Work Week with Every Other Friday Off
December Holiday Shutdown
Onsite Company Restaurant Serves Breakfast and Lunch
Medical, Dental, Vision, Education Tuition Reimbursement
Employee Stock Purchase Plan, 401K
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Power Paragon is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage minorities, women, veterans and disabled individuals to apply.

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