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Information Systems Security Manager

  • Location: Fort Worth, 76176
  • Salary: 100.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 7 months ago

This Fort Worth, TX based U.S. Department of Defense industry leader has an immediate 90 day contract opportunity for an Information Systems Security Manager to facilitate an upcoming DOD inspection.  The Information Systems Security Manager is responsible for maintaining compliance with applicable security regulations and performing all security related duties as required at the assigned facilities. This entails the successful execution of an IT security program which exceeds customer expectations, and minimizes security risks. Will apply a comprehensive knowledge of information technology security principles, practices and procedures to ensure compliance with the overall information system security program to support the FSO of the facility. Will ensure assigned Information Systems (IS) are properly managed, according to the DoD 5220.22-M the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM) and other security directives as required.

•   Bachelor's Degree 
•   Completed ESD and Safety Training, as dictated by Safety Department
•    Expert knowledge of the Risk Management Framework (RMF), National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM) and the DSS Assessment and Authorization Process manual (DAAPM). 
•    Expert knowledge of National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-53 controls, based on NIST SP 800-53r4, as they are mapped to the corresponding NISPOM and RMF references. 
•    Working knowledge of SCAP and STIG Viewer.
•    Experience/Knowledge of the Windows and Linux Operating Systems.
•    Highly proficient with productivity software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
•    Proven analytical and problem-solving experience.
•    Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment. 
•    Excellent, written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills. 
•    Ability to present ideas in a business-friendly and user-friendly (non-technical) language. 
•    Highly self-motivated and directed.     

Certifications/Licenses: DoD 8570.01-M IAM Level I/II certification

Preferred certifications that meet the basic requirement for Information Assurance Manager (IAM) Level II, per DoD 8570.01-M, January 24, 2012:
•    ISC2 Certified Authorization Professional (CAP)
•    ISC2 Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP (or Associate)) 
•    ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
•    CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)
•    GIAC Security Leadership (GSLC) 

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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