Information Systems Security Engineer
The Information Systems Security Engineer is responsible for supporting the Certification and Accreditation process for DHS information systems. This individual identifies and resolves system vulnerabilities, performs risk assessments, documents system security, develops plans of action and milestones (POA&Ms) to address security weaknesses, communicates with DHS and CBP security personnel, and takes steps to secure systems from misuse or attack. Projects entail
Responsibilities (including but not limited to): Produce security documentation including System Security Plan (SSP) and related documents Perform risk assessments Produce and maintain Plans of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms) to address vulnerabilities Support Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) on DHS systems Keep DHS and other agency personnel apprised of C&A status and progress Produce security documentation and artifacts to verify compliance with Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) requirements Perform vulnerability scanning and harden servers, firewalls, etc. to DHS standards Support DHS security audits Ensure that information systems comply with all laws, regulations, and DHS policies/guidance Proactively work to identify, communicate, and resolve security issues and risks
4 years' experience in IT security Bachelor's degree in MIS, Computer Science, or Engineering; or equivalent work experience Current CBP full field background investigation or Top Secret Knowledge of current DHS and CBP security policies and guidance Occasional travel to deployment sites required
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