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NCI: As the Enterprise IT as a Service (EITaaS) Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) you will support the future of the Army’s enterprise IT services. As the Army drives towards its 2028 Modernization Strategy and postures to the era of great power competition put forth in the National Defense Strategy, we must operate and defend our networks ruthlessly. The Army’s communications network is the foundational weapons platform for the entire force. All Army operations depend on timely, reliable delivery and transmission of data. The Army is moving towards rapid and reliable Army Enterprise support and offerings. EITaaS is commercial delivery and management of protected IT services from the enterprise to the point of need (user) on the Department of Defense Information Network-Army (DODIN-A). Provides connect, protect, storage, computing, common IT services, hardware, software, and networking infrastructure.
Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO). Oversees the security posture for one or more system(s) throughout the entire lifecycle; provides continuous monitoring through scheduled audits, controls testing, and audit reviews, and escalates issues as needed. Oversees the implementation of information technology (IT) security controls and security authorization documents; and ensures the system is compliant with mandated security policies and requirements. Provides technical recommendations for all Risk Assessments and Vulnerability Assessments conducted for the system or site. Provides security analysis of IT activities to ensure that appropriate security measures are in place and being enforced. Coordinates penetration testing or other 'red team' activities that might occur at/or traverse the systems infrastructure as part of a Security Control Assessment (SCA). Promotes IT security awareness information to the user community by validating the user community is completing their annual training. Oversees and maintains regulatory requirements and participates on the Change Control Board (CCB) by reviewing changes for security implications and security applications.
PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
This position requires the ability to perform the below essential functions:
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