Information System Security Engineer (ISSE) | Req#3380

San Diego, California


ActioNet has an opportunity for an Information System Security Engineer (ISSE) requiring a Secret clearance located in San Diego County, CA.. ActioNet is an IT service provider and solutions integrator headquartered in Vienna, VA that works with the Federal Government and Department of Defense. In this role, you will:    
Salary Range $118K-148K 
As the Information System Security Engineer (ISSE), your tasks will include:    
  • Determine client security control requirements.
  • Implement security controls in MCCAST.
  • Conduct annual review of each MCCAST record’s security controls (via testing, examining, or interviewing).
  • Assess the effectiveness of cybersecurity measures utilized by system(s).
  • Assess threats to and vulnerabilities of computer system(s) to develop a security risk
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  • Identify and direct the remediation of technical problems encountered during testing and implementation of new systems (e.g., identify workarounds for communication protocols that are not interoperable).
  • Identify, assess, and recommend cybersecurity or cybersecurity-enabled products for use within a system and ensure that recommended products comply with the organization's evaluation and validation requirements.
  • Work with customer to determine functional needs, develop secure architectures, and communicate security best practices and policies.
  • Document solutions for any network-related security configurations for network architecture or current fielded programs and experiments.
  • Develop, implement, and document best practices for setting up and securing network devices, applications, servers, databases, and appropriate system components.
  • Perform cybersecurity hardening and security monitoring on network infrastructures (STIGs, patching, ACAS scanning, etc.).
  • Manage/maintain security related configurations within the network based on operational requirements.
  • Incorporate cybersecurity vulnerability solutions into system designs (e.g., Cybersecurity Vulnerability Alerts).
  • Provide guidelines for implementing developed systems to customers.
  • Provide input to the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process activities and related documentation.
  • Provide support to security/certification test and evaluation activities.
  • Ensure that security design and cybersecurity development activities are properly documented.
Basic Qualifications:    
  • CNSSI 4014-Information Systems Security Officers (ISSO).
  • CompTIA Security+.
    • Experience with Marine Corps Information Security programs, authorization procedures and requirements as well as interacting with higher military headquarter elements.
Desired Position Qualifications:    
  • Bachelor’s degree in Cybersecurity, Information Technology, or related field.
  • Certified Authorization Professional (CAP).
  • GIAC Security Leadership Certification (GSLC).
  • CID M09BNJ1 Cybersecurity Technician.
  • CNSSI 4013-System Administrators.
  • NDU CISO certificate – Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).
ActioNet is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.