16 EWS Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) in Niceville, FL at DCS

Date Posted: 5/13/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The successful candidate will assist the 16th Electronic Warfare Squadron, 53d Electronic Warfare Group (53 EWG) at Eglin AFB, Florida. The 53 EWG is the technical focal point for all electronic warfare (EW) support of warfighter systems for the Combat Air Forces (CAF). The mission of the 53 EWG is to develop and test mission data (MD) to defeat enemy radar and infrared guided missile systems, thus enhancing aircrew and aircraft survivability in combat. This mission includes operational EW testing, MD development/validation/verification, force development evaluation execution and facilitating foreign materiel exploitation.

Essential Job Functions:

The successful candidate will be the authority on matters relating to design, operations, and accreditation of complex classified IT systems and associated Certification and Accreditation (C&A) processes and System Security Plans (SSP)

Serve as a technical adviser to the commander for complex classified IT operations supporting Air Force electronic warfare, operational test, and advanced program activities

Apply information technology (IT) security principles, methods and products to design, protect and maintain the availability, integrity, confidentiality and accountability of information system resources and information processes through the systems lifecycle

Design, implement and advise on security policies and procedures in accordance with directives such as JAF AN/DCID/ICD 503/NISPOM to ensure protection of information transmitted to the facility, among organizations on the installation, and from the installation using Local Area Network (LAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN), the World Wide Web, or other communication modes

Provide customer assistance and training and documentation support

Travel to and from customer's locations may be required to support projects 

This may involve airline travel

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required

Must have an Associate's degree with 10 years of experience, a Bachelor's degree plus 8 years or a Master's degree plus 6 years of experience

Must have a Top Secret clearance with the ability to obtain sensitive compartmented information (SCI) at the time of application

Knowledge, skills and attributes associated with this position(s) include: IT principles, concepts, practices, products and services (including system software, database software, immediate access storage technology), and methods for evaluating risk and vulnerability, implementing mitigating improvement, and disseminating IT security tools and procedures; IT INFOSEC security requirements for certification and accreditation, network operations and protocols; systems testing and evaluation, and performance management methods sufficient to plan and conduct

Demonstrated ability to recognize and analyze problems, conduct research, summarize results, and make appropriate recommendations

Ability to operate office equipment such as personal computer, printer, copy machine, telephone, fax machine, and other equipment including desk supplies and other work related tools as required

Desired Skills:

TS clearance with DCID 6/4 within the last 5 years and sensitive compartmented information (SCI) eligibility