eGlobalTechInc Senior ISSO in Arlington, Virginia

About the Role:

The ISSO works as an integral member of a team that supports security initiatives for the United States government.

Online Hiring Event:

Would you like to chat with members of our team about this and other job opportunities in our cyber security practice? We would like to invite you to join us for our first Cyber Security Online Hiring Event on Thursday, August 17! This is a convenient and confidential way to learn more about our open positions and gain insight on your next steps to joining the eGlobalTech cyber team! Click on the links below to register. We look forward to chatting with you!

  • Thursday, August 17 at 11:30-1:00:
  • Thursday, August 17 at 4:30-6:00:
  • Independently develop Assessment & Authorization (A&A;) packages (Risk Assessment, SSP, IT Contingency Plans, etc.)
  • Perform continuous monitoring activities
  • Perform technical risk assessments for planned system changes or when security vulnerabilities are uncovered or suspected
  • Assist in the Security Control Assessment (SCA) process
  • Provide expert advice on a wide range of technologies and platforms
  • Conduct and review vulnerability scans (Nessus, Web Inspect, DbInstect), make recommendations to senior leadership
  • Pro-actively monitor CERT and similar organizations for potential vulnerabilities that could impact assigned systems and develop mitigation plans
  • Manage Plans of Action & Milestones (POA&M;) and assist with remediation
  • Work with other contractors on cross-functional teams to solve system issues
Required Qualifications:
  • At least 15 years of experience in information security or 8+ years and a Master's degree in a related field
  • Extensive experience developing A&A; packages, FISMA and NIST
  • Superior communication skills
  • Experience effectively managing multiple tasks simultaneously; coordinating and ensuring scheduled goals are met
  • Ability to mentor and lead junior staff
  • Take ownership of system security and meeting deadlines
  • Guide engineers, analysts and managers on related programs
  • Experience with Nessus, WebInspect, IP360 and Splunk
  • Strong technical background with at least three of the following:
  • Windows systems
  • Cloud systems
  • Unix systems
  • Databases
  • Financial systems
  • Enterprise systems
  • At least one active security-related certification or ability to obtain one within 6 months
  • Active Secret clearance
Desired Qualifications:
  • CISSP preferred
About Us:

Founded in 2004, eGlobalTech (eGT) is a leading management and IT consulting firm in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Our focus is to provide the public sector with innovative solutions, leveraging cutting-edge tools and methodologies to meet the Government’s most pressing business needs. To achieve this objective, our core practice areas – strategy, IT solutions development, cyber security, and cloud computing – are integrated to provide clients with comprehensive end-to-end results. This integration enables our highly motivated teams to thrive in a culture that encourages out-of-the-box thinking, collaboration and an environment where you can excel. For more information, please visit our website at

Equal Employment Opportunity:

eGlobalTech is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, status as a protected veteran, sexual orientation, gender identity, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. EEO is the Law

Type: Regular Full-Time

US Citizen Required: No

Job Location: US-VA-Arlington

Active Security Clearance Required: Secret

Status: Current

Clearance Status: Active