Lockheed Martin Information Systems Security Risk Analyst in Huntsville, Alabama

Description: The ideal candidate will perform duties as an Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) located at the Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company Huntsville Facility in Huntsville, AL. Ensure compliance to governing documents and security policies and assist in regulatory periodic assessments. Implements and tests state-of-the-art secure operating systems, networks, and database solutions. Stays current with system vulnerabilities and provides current security training to all system users. Performs system and program auditing to ensure compliance to system security plan. Conducts risk assessments and provides recommendations for secure implementation and compliance in accordance with government regulations and information assurance/cybersecurity guidelines. Creates, maintains and submits information system security documents and reports to regulatory agencies and leadership. Assesses and mitigates system security threats/risks throughout the program life cycle; validates system security requirements definition and analysis; establishes system security documentation; assists with the implementation of security procedures; verifies information system security requirements; performs information system certification and accreditation planning, testing, assessing and liaison activities. Familiar with information system security architectural documentation standards. Able to apply information assurance / cyber security standards, directives, guidance and policies to an architectural/risk based framework. Provide architectural / risk based analysis of information assurance / cyber security features and relate existing system to future needs and trends and requirements.

Desired Skills: Overall knowledge of Information Systems Security and ISSO duties, working knowledge of system administration and network administration, and working knowledge of classified defense contracts. Security certification (Security +, etc.).


Secret clearance required.

Windows client/server background.

Some UNIX/LINUX technical experience, knowledge of OS security requirements and IS (Information Systems) auditing experience.

Familiar with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process.

The ISSO must have knowledge of JAFAN, Joint SAP Implementation Guide (JSIG), RMF and NIST 800 series documents.

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

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