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Information System Security Engineer (ISSE) / (NQV) Navy Qualifi




Norfolk, VA 23510


Job Description

What You'll Get to Do:

Our cybersecurity professionals are dynamic, motivated, and always expanding their skillsets; and we are looking for a seasoned ISSE to join our growing team. We are seeking mid-level Navy Qualified Validators (NQV) to expand our existing NQVs on the Program Management Office-Information Technology (PMO-IT) Cybersecurity team.

Within the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) 04I PMO-IT has the lead for ensuring an affordable maintenance solution is in place and operating worldwide in support of the Ship Maintenance Community (SMC). In support of this goal, PMO-IT requires Information Technology (IT) support to provide sustainment and development/modernization solutions for current and future GOTS/COTS systems. This support focuses on rapid deployment, flexibility, and the use of common open operating architecture where applicable to meet SMC needs. PMO-IT understands that cybersecurity is fundamental to the success of this program.

You will leverage your subject matter expertise in cybersecurity and Department of the Navy Risk Management Framework (RMF) requirements to provide expert NQV support to various NAVSEA activities across the United States and for NAVSEA corporate systems undergoing system modernization - to include some systems migrating to the cloud. Your expert assessments and recommendations will facilitate approval of RMF assessment and authorizations, and will help system owners and Information Systems Security Engineers (ISSE) resolve cybersecurity hurdles. As part of this work, you may research cybersecurity questions pertaining to assessment and authorization (A&A)/certification and authorization (C&A) of Platform IT, Cloud-hosted systems, systems undergoing modernization, etc.

More About the Role:

In support of NAVSEA you will:

  • Conduct A&A/C&A validation activities in accordance with Department of Defense (DoD)/Department of Navy (DON) policy;
  • Recommend Information Assurance (IA) protection capabilities, and, in collaboration with system owners, develop implementation and management plans to include updates as guidance and threats change;
  • Ensure applications are compliant with annual DON CIO IA guidance;
  • Consult with system ISSEs and system owners regarding incorporation of cybersecurity best practices into system development/modernization/management efforts; and
  • Other similar or related tasks as may be required to support management reporting requirements as they arise.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • At least three (3) of experience with the development, review and approval of Navy RMF A&A/Department of Defense Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) C&A packages for software systems and enclaves;
  • Experience conducting Test & Evaluations of controls;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) certification or equivalent; and
  • Active Secret security clearance required.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Cybersecurity or a related field;
  • Navy Qualified Validator;
  • Hands on experience with:

-DoD Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS) C&A/A&A processes;

-NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF); and

-Cybersecurity for Cloud environments.

What We Can Offer You:

- We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.

- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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