Information Security Manager

Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: 11-08-2016
Information Security Manager
Washington, DC
Security Clearance:    
Top Secret

C&C International Computers and Consultants, Inc. (C&C) is seeking an Information Security Manager to support its client. The Information Security Manager helps ensure that IT security meets confidentiality, integrity, and availability objectives for data and information systems, to include disaster recovery and continuity of operations for systems, in order to support the business continuity requirements of critical Agency programs and processes.
Required Qualifications:
Minimum of ten (10) years of verifiable and successful experience in the following areas:
  • Expert understanding of cybersecurity and information security principles, methodologies, requirements and solutions.
  • Knowledge of current and emerging cybersecurity and information security tools, technologies, solutions and methodologies.
  • Knowledge and solid understanding of security industry best practices.
  • Deep understanding of, and experience in applying, Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publications (800 series) on Computer Security.
  • Expert understanding of, and experience in applying, the NIST Risk Management Framework and Government Information Security Continuous Monitoring requirements and best practices.
  • Interpreting, implementing and adhering to Agency and Federal standards, policies and directives.
  • Analyzing and evaluating customer requirements and developing solutions to securely meet requirements.
  • Providing management and high-level technical oversight for the implementation and operation of cybersecurity and information security tools, technologies, solutions and methodologies.
  • Managing a team of cybersecurity and information security professionals supporting daily operational tasks, security services delivery, projects and initiatives. Ensuring that activities are completed and delivered on schedule and meet the requirements. Recruiting, hiring and retention of highly qualified cybersecurity and information security professionals. Assigning work and establishing priorities. Supervising staff on performance of tasks and activities.
  • Providing cybersecurity and information security subject matter expertise and advice to the Government and to other contractor personnel.
  • Collaborating with other technical leads to solve problems and conduct root cause analysis.
  • Defining and maintaining organizational standards, procedures and policies related to cybersecurity and information security.
  • Assisting the Government in predicting future cybersecurity and information security needs and developing strategic direction in cybersecurity and information security.
  • Providing detailed development cost, resource, and technology estimates for proposed solutions, and providing status updates on projects and service delivery.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Desired Qualifications:
  • Possesses one or more industry certifications, such as CISSP, GIAC, CISSM, CCNA, SSCP, MCSA, and/or Security+
  • Experience in implementing NASA information security policies and directives
  • Information Security management experience at NASA Headquarters or a Center(s) in support of a similar enterprise environment of same/similar size, scope, and complexity
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