What you’ll be doing...

As the engineer, you will be responsible for the management, operation and technical control for securing customer and corporate IT systems are in place and followed. You will ensure that appropriate steps are taken to implement information security requirements.

  • Supporting Certification and Accreditation activities by developing the overall System Security.
  • Documenting Information Systems Security Plans which will contain all necessary procedures, instructions, operating plans and guidance. The ISSO will also implement and monitor these plans.
  • Developing and maintaining documentation outlining system operating environment (overall mission, floor layout, hardware configuration, software, type of information processed, user organizations and security clearances, operating mode, interconnections to other systems/networks of users, their security personnel, and associated responsibilities) for systems which they are responsible.
  • Ensuring that proper decisions are made concerning levels of concern for confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the data on systems for which they are responsible. Providing expertise in classified and unclassified ratings to customers
  • Briefing technical vulnerabilities, system non-compliance with Information Security policies, and security incidents to management in a timely fashion.
  • Creating presentations, training material, network diagrams, reports, and templates using Microsoft Office or a comparable office software suite.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Math, or Engineering and 6+ years of relevant experience.
  • CISSP, CISM or similar certifications and credentials.
  • Experience developing or revising system-specific security safeguards and local operating procedures that are based on relevant guidelines and regulations. Demonstrated experience with NIST SP 800-37, Rev 1.0, NIST SP 800-53 Rev 4, NIST SP 800-137 and FedRAMP approaches.
  • Experience providing IT security consulting to system owners as to the other security documents (security incident reports, equipment/software inventories, operating instructions, technical vulnerability reports, contingency plans).
  • Experience coordinating and conducting regular system security audits in support of compliance with the overall System Security Plan to maintain Authority to Operate status.
  • Experience initiating protective and corrective measures when a security incident or vulnerability is discovered.
  • Experience with Nessus & ArcSight.


When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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