Lockheed Martin Senior Information Systems Security Risk Analyst in Palmdale, California

Description: This position will serve as the Lockheed Martin Aero Technical Security Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) for Special Access Programs (SAP).

This position will be responsible for ensuring the implementation of information assurance security measures for classified Information Systems in accordance with U.S. government directives and facility procedures.

Candidate will ensure that classified information systems (IS) are in compliance with JSIG, ICD 503 and/or other applicable government directives; contract dependent. Candidate will assist with interpretation of government security directives to determine technical Information Assurance (IA) requirements and prepare System Security Plans, Profiles, and Certification Reports.

Provide security oversight for Standalones, LANs and WANs to include performing vulnerability assessments and the development of moderate scope/complexity network architectures.

Conduct IA security education training for all system users on appropriate risk mitigation strategies.

Provide initial and on-going technical security support regarding system architectures, Assessment & Authorization (A&A) requirements and training.

Perform IA self-inspections to measure regulatory compliance. Perform weekly system auditing, media reviews, hardware/software configuration management, certification/decertification of systems and developing hardware and software approval letters for government approval.

Perform data integrity containments and investigations on IA related security violations/incidents. Interface with internal/external customers to identify requirements and provide problem resolution. Publicize and maintain security directives, policies and procedures.

Candidate must have an active DoD Top Secret security clearance, based upon a National Agency Check with Local Agency Check (NAC/LC) conducted within the last five years and access eligibility for Special Access Programs.

Applicants selected will be subject to routine government security investigations and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information throughout their employment as required by the job.

MUST BE A U.S. CITIZEN - This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Desired Skills: Thorough understanding of Risk Managed Framework (RMF), JSIG, NISPOM, ICD503.

Familiarity with the certification and accreditation process as an ISSM/ISSO.

Familiarity with STIG Viewer, SCAP, Retina, and ACAS.

Familiarity with Microsoft Windows operating systems, Unix/Linux, virtual VM, and Server management.

Knowledge of system administration and network administration.

Must possess strong written and verbal communication skills.

Must possess strong interpersonal relations and analytical skills.


Experience as an ISSM/ISSO within a secure environment

Experience with Special Access Programs (SAP)

Current Security+ or another related 8570 certification.

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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