Are you interested in being part of a team that configures, operates, and maintains the network and IT infrastructure for the U.S. Air Force 96th Test Wing and 53rd Wing? If so, join the Jacobs team and directly impact the Air Force's ability to put weapons on target in all battlespace media.
- The 96th Test Wing is the test and evaluation center for Air Force air-delivered weapons, navigation and guidance systems, Command and Control systems, and Air Force Special Operations Command systems.
- The 53rd Wing is the focal point for the combat air forces in electronic warfare and is responsible for operational test and evaluation (OT&E) of advanced equipment and systems.
*Some positions may be eligible for a one-time sign on bonus in the amount of $10,000 (to new hires starting on or before August 30, 2019). You will be informed whether this position qualifies upon interview, and if the position qualifies, it will be confirmed in the subsequent offer letter for consideration.
We are seeking qualified Information Systems Security Officers (ISSO), to support the 53rd Wing Technical Support Services (53rd WTSS) contract that provides the Air Force support services in the areas of network, security, and test & evaluation. Positions will be located at Tyndall AFB, FL.
The ISSO will be responsible for administering, assuring and maintaining a unique communication system network. This network allows secure communication of critical mission data to multiple agencies and bases. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the appropriate operational security posture is maintained for an information system and as such, works in close collaboration with the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) and plays an active role in monitoring a system and its environment.
Additional responsibilities of the successful candidate include:
- Developing and updating the system security system control traceability matrix (SCTM), the system security plan (SSP), managing and controlling changes to the system, assessment and authorization (A&A) package and assessing the security impact of those changes.
- Ensure systems are operated, maintained, and disposed of in accordance with security policies and procedures as outlined in the security authorization package
- Ensure all users have the requisite security clearances, authorization, need-to-know, and are aware of their security responsibilities before granting access to the IS
- Conduct periodic reviews of information systems to ensure compliance with the security authorization package
- Coordinate any changes or modifications to hardware, software, or firmware of a system with the ISSM and AO/DAO prior to the change
- Monitor system recovery processes to ensure security features and procedures are properly restored and functioning correctly
- Ensure all IS security-related documentation is current and accessible to properly authorized individuals
- Must have an active Secret clearance with an investigation close date no older than 5.5 years at the time of application.
- Must be willing to submit to a CI polygraph
- Must have DoD 8570.01-M IAT-II certification or better (i.e. Security+ CE or better)
- 3-6 years relevant/direct experience with information system security/information assurance/cybersecurity processes
- Must have a strong DoD/USAF information security policy background
- Must have a strong understanding of AF systems and PC requirements (i.e., a working knowledge of the directives and governing policies governing information systems)
- Clear understanding of audits as they pertain to government information systems security
- Familiarity with data leakage protection technologies.
- Understanding of COMSEC regulations and best practices.
- Typically has an Associate degree and 3-6 years relevant work experience.
- Specific/direct experience implementing JSIG and RMF policies/practices is highly desired.
- Working knowledge of vulnerability scanning software (ACAS, SCAP, etc.).
Office setting that includes sedentary physical effort. However, may include lifting of weight up to thirty (30) pounds as necessary. Must be able to work well with co-workers and all levels of management. No hazards on job or unusual environmental conditions. Work site is located at Tyndall AFB, Florida.
Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods of time. Position may require typing, and reading from a computer screen. Must have sufficient mobility, including but not limited to bending, reaching, and kneeling to complete daily duties in a timely and efficient manner.
Equipment and Machines
Ability to operate office equipment such as personal computer, printer, copy machine, telephone, fax machine and other equipment including desk supplies and other work related tools as required.
Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Regular attendance of scheduled hours is extremely important. Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines. Must exhibit flexibility of work hours to adjust to surge situations based on critical mission requirements.