Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) - Riverside Research Beavercreek, Ohio, United States Bookmark Share Print 177 0 0

Listing Description

Job Number: 1096

Riverside Research is seeking an Information System Security Officer to provide system authorization support, risk management and business continuity expertise, threat detection and prevention methods, incident response and management methods, auditing, vulnerability management support, and the authoring and coordinating of system security documentation for Riverside Research’s Information Security Program. This position functions as a corporate-level ISSO, responsible for supporting the development and oversight of a comprehensive information security program as identified in applicable corporate level requirements to include DFARS, NIST 800-53, NIST 800-171, etc. Candidates must be technically proficient and capable of devising practical and sustainable solutions.

All Riverside Research opportunities require U.S. Citizenship.

This position is 100% on-site at our Dayton, OH office.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Serve as Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO), coordinating, executing, and supporting cybersecurity assessment & authorization (A&A) activities such as risk management, business continuity, threat detection and prevention, incident response and management, auditing, vulnerability management support, and authoring/coordinating of system security documentation

  • Facilitate, perform, and manage actions necessary to maintain system and capability accreditation status in accordance with DFARS, NIST 800-53 and 800-171, including scanning, auditing, and authoring/coordinating security accreditation-related documentation

  • Provide advice and assistance on all things cyber security for corporate development and system maintenance projects, monitoring system authorization status of segment components, authoring and coordinating related documentation

  • Review and advise on security aspects of corporate policy, procedures, and development

  • Present system maintenance and authorization status, and potential issues to corporate leadership when necessary

  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of A&A packages, System Security Plans (SSPs), Risk Assessment Reports (RARs), Security Controls Traceability Matrices (SCTMs) and Plans of Action & Milestones (POA&Ms) for all corporate systems

  • Assist the ISSM in establishing and administering appropriate security systems, policies, standards, and procedures in compliance with applicable government and corporate directives, guidelines, and any customer contractual obligations

  • Conduct regular audits in accordance with corporate compliance policies and guidance

  • Assist in providing Continuous Monitoring activities for security-relevant information system software, hardware, and firmware

  • Assist in the investigations of information system security violations and assist in the preparation of reports with corrective actions and preventative measures.

  • Verify that all Information System authorization documentation is current and accessible to authorized individuals

  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • BS degree in information systems or related technical field

  • 1-3+ years of IT or IS related experience with recent ISSO experience

  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II / IAM Level I certification

  • Practical knowledge of client, server, data storage, and networking technologies

  • Ability to troubleshoot, assess root cause, and identify cyber security issues

  • Innovative with strong analytical, problem-solving, organization and interpersonal skills

  • Self-motivated; able to work independently with minimal direction

Desired Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree in a technical field

  • 3-5+ years of IT or IS related experience with recent ISSO experience

  • Sec+/CASP certification

  • Prior experience with SIEM tools (Splunk, LogRhythm, ArcSight, ESET, Tenable, etc.)

  • Advanced interpersonal skills to work and interact with technically and organizationally diverse personnel 


Listing Details

  • Citizenship: Not Provided
  • Incentives: Not Provided


  • Education: Not Provided
  • Travel: Not Provided
  • Telework: Not Provided

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