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Parsons Corporation Information System Security Officer in Columbia, Maryland

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Job Description:

Parsons is hiring an Information System Security Officer to join our team of cyber protectors! We provide information system security support to our Intelligence Community (IC) customer. ISSOs at Parsons are responsible for providing day-to-day system security operations for an information system. In addition, you'll maintain effective communications with the Information System Security Manager (ISSM), Information System Owner, Authorizing Official (AO) or Delegated Authorizing Official (DAO), Information System Security Engineer (ISSE), and the Security Control Assessor (SCA).

The right candidate will have a working knowledge of system functions, security policies, technical security safeguards, and operational security measures. In addition to your technical acumen, being able to demonstrate self-motivation, initiative, sound judgement, and effective interpersonal skills will ensure success in this role and growing your career!

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Configuration management, system maintenance and integration testing

Troubleshoot technical configurations and make recommendations on the protection of classified and sensitive data

Forensics chain of custody and evidentiary preservation

Guide complex information systems through assessment and authorization (A&A) control gates

Establish and maintain effective internal and external working relationships with government and contractor program managers, security professionals, and mission partners

Managing implementations of technology in support of STIGs, CONOPS, POA&M to maintain security/regulatory and corporate policies/compliance requirements

Perform proactive assessments ad testing/validation of controls against self-auditing

Required Qualifications:

Active TS/SCI w/polygraph required

Security + Certification

Bachelor’s degree preferred and minimum 5 years of directly related experience

Demonstrated ability to work independently

Desired Qualifications

CASP, CISSP or other security certifications

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph

This position is part of our Federal Solutions team.

Our Federal Solutions segment delivers resources to our US government customers that ensure the success of missions around the globe. Our diverse, intelligent employees drive the state of the art as they provide services and solutions in the areas of defense, security, intelligence, infrastructure, and environmental. We promote a culture of excellence and close-knit teams that take pride in delivering, protecting, and sustaining our nation's most critical assets, from Earth to cyberspace. Throughout the company, our people are anticipating what’s next to deliver the solutions our customers need now.

Salary Range:

$113,100.00 - $203,600.00

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by customer requirements and some cases federal, state, provincial or local mandates.

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!About Us

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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