Vencore ISSO Engineer in Redstone Arsenal, Alabama


Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the U.S. Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems.

Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employs 3,800 engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do.

Vencore is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories


Responsible for the certification and accreditation of computer networks and standalone information systems using

government standards. Prepare, maintain and implement System Security Plans that accurately depict the customer’s contractual requirements. Responsible for the oversight and accountability of day-to-day security operations of all the information systems (unclassified/classified). Support all disciplines within the security program and ensure business needs are met. Works directly with program managers and system security engineers on all phases of system life cycle development. Develops and implements security measures in accordance with applicable ICDs, NISP, other guiding government regulations and local facility procedures. Conducts ongoing vulnerability testing of the information system to verify security features and operating controls are functional, effective and meet government standards. Interact with internal and external customers or government security officials to perform security duties, address routine information security matters with employees regarding issues, report preparation and system security access briefings, etc. Develops and implements facility procedures to govern marking, handling, controlling removing, transporting, sanitizing, reusing and destroyed media and equipment containing classified equipment. Responsible for changes to the classified system components, environment and location, including temporary relocation to another classified area. Assists Information Systems Security Manager in reporting and mitigation of information system security incidents. Initiates protective and/or corrective measures designed to prevent future incidents. Thorough understanding of Automated Information Systems and specifically chapter 8 of National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual. Proficiency with various computer applications and testing tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, WASSP, MBSA, Nessus, etc.). Strong background in certification and accreditation process of information systems and ability to writ, review and coordinate system security plans. Prefer CISSP or DOD 8570-1 certifications or working towards certification.


Recognized industry specialist with technical insight in multiple fields and disciplines. Complexity of work is state of the art and may be new to the Company and to the industry. Serves as consultant to the business unit in long-range planning concerning new or projected areas of technological research and advancements. Is instrumental in attracting/obtaining major new business. Bachelor's (or equivalent) with 16+ years of experience or a Master's with 14+ years of experience.

Job ID 2018-50454

# of Openings Remaining 1

Category Other

Residency Status U.S. Citizenship Required

Clearance Secret

Employee Type Regular

Time Type Full Time