Lockheed Martin Information Systems Security Risk Analyst in Littleton, Colorado

Description: LMS Cyber Security is looking for an assertive and self-confident Cyber Security professional to partner with the security team, program and government customers to perform as the Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) for Special Programs (SP) Information Systems (IS) located at the LM Waterton facility in Littleton, CO. This is a multi-tasking environment that demands customer service, communication, and organizational skills.

The ISSO will oversee day-to-day information system security operations including hardware and software implementations. Under general direction, the ISSO carries out technical administration of the IS in accordance with internal LM and customer security requirements, primarily Risk Management Framework (RMF). Ability to work independently as well as with this team of analysts. Adaptable to diverse office situations, procedures and demands. Job duties include:

- Auditing of the Information System (IS).

- Constant upkeep, monitoring, analysis, and response to network and security events.

- Documents compliance actions within the approved automated compliance tracking system or develops a plan of actions and milestones (POA&M) with the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) to address non-compliance in the allotted timeframe.

- Ensures systems are operated, maintained, and disposed of in accordance with internal security policies and practices outlined in the security plan.

- Ensures configuration management (CM) for security-relevant IS software, hardware, and firmware are maintained and documented in accordance with the baseline.

- Ensures all information system security-related documentation is current and accessible to properly authorized individuals.

- Ensures records are maintained for workstations, software, servers, routers, firewalls, network switches, telephony equipment, etc. throughout the information system's life cycle.

- Evaluates proposed changes or additions to the information system and advises the ISSM of their security relevance.

- Assist and conduct security IS education.

- Participates in internal/external security audits/inspections; performs risk assessments.

- Informs ISSM on technical IS security matters.

- Assists in conduct of investigations of computer security violations and incidents, reporting as necessary to both the Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO) and Program Managers.

- Ensure proper protection and / or corrective measures have been taken when an incident or vulnerability has been discovered.

- Communicates, implements and manages a formal Information Security / Information Systems Security Program together with ISSM and CPSO.

- Implement and enforce Information Security Policies and Procedures together with ISSM and CPSO.

- Review, maintain and oversee RMF Package authorizations together with ISSM and CPSO.

- Ability to multi-task in a fast pace environment.

- Ability to travel locally in the Denver metro area.

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Basic Qualifications:

TS/SCI clearance with poly and background investigation

Current Security+ or CISSP certification or ability to obtain Security+ or CISSP certification within 1st six months of hire

Works well independently and in group settings

Information Systems auditing experience across multiple operating systems and platforms

Knowledgeable of operating system security requirements

Hands on experience with industry standard Information Assurance tools such as STIG Viewer, SCC Tool, and Splunk, Nessus

Must be a team player, self-motivated, and a quick learner

Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills

Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to influence others to gain support

Desired Skills:

Recent Experience as an ISSO supporting customers using the NIST 800-53 control set and Risk Management Framework

CISSP or Security + certifications, current and in good standing

NIST Special Publications 800 Series

Hands on Information Technology experience

Demonstrated technical experience for Windows, Networking, and UNIX-based operating systems.

Experience in system hardening, analysis, and vulnerability management.

Knowledgeable in Solaris/UNIX/Linux command line.

Previous experience working with RMF implementation and requirements.

Have a Bachelors Degree in a relevant discipline and 5 years of relevant work experience or a Masters Degree and 3 years of relevant work experience.



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.

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