The contractor shall develop a process, program, and associated knowledge repository to establish a Help Desk - Virtual Security Officer. Contractor shall be expected to establish and staff a program capable of responding to security questions from client employees across the world, both from other security professionals and employees of the client in general, varying in complexity. The team shall assist field and HQ application developers in secure development activities in cloud and on premises environments. They will partner with other areas of the section to achieve a holistic program. The program shall develop responses to questions and build a repository of responses available through an application (on a classified network). The program will work with other members of the security team, IT departments, or other areas of the client to research answers. The contractor shall be responsible for generating formal responses which are subject to review at the government’s discretion. In some cases, the contractor may be required to develop new forms, templates or other documents to support new program creation. Staffing shall be from 06:00 a.m. to 06:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. When not occupied with routine functions, the contractor staff may be assigned to assist in related cybersecurity projects appropriate to qualified ISSOs.
Mandatory Qualifications (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills):
Overall 8+ years of experience.
At least 3 years serving as an Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) at a cleared facility.
Minimum of 5 years work experience in a computer science or Information Assurance related field.
At least one of the following certifications: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Global Information Security Professional (GISP), or the CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) or other certifications exemplifying skill sets such as those described in DoD Instruction 8570.1 IAM Level III proficiency.
Familiarity with the use and operation of security tools including Tenable. Nessus and/or SecurityCenter, IBM Guardium, HP Weblnspect, or like applications and Network Mapper (NMAP).
A bachelor's or advanced degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, or other cyber discipline is preferred.
All personnel assigned under this task order must possess current TS clearances and maintain them throughout the life of the contract. Personnel must be SCI eligible.
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