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Information System Security Specialist (Government)

San Antonio , Texas


  • Coordinates with the organization’s Computer Security Official (CSO) for
    systems that impact programs implemented in their organization.
  • Responsible for working with the Center Chief Information Security
    Officer (CISO) to ensure the customer organization’s systems are secure
    and not a threat to the security posture of the Center and Agency.
  • Reviews and develops systems security policy, guidelines, and procedures
    for systems processing multiple applications that require differing and
    conflicting security controls, and that are typically accessed by a
    large distributed user community.
  • Develops or interprets policy and
    procedural controls covering physical security, application and data
    security, system software security, contingency planning, compliance
    with personnel clearance procedures, security education and training,
    and contractor security.
  • Conducts technical network vulnerability and
    risk assessments.
  • Ensures the confidentiality, availability and
    integrity of IT systems through full compliance with the Federal
    Information Security Management Act, related NIST standards, and Agency
    IT security policies and standards. Investigates security incidents and
    evaluates systems security.
  • Oversees the migration of systems to the
    production environment and monitors systems for stability, accuracy, and
  • Meets with programmers and functional area specialists to
    coordinate work and resolve problems.
  • Meets with vendor technical
    representatives to resolve technical issues, and to implement and
    coordinate new software releases.
  • Reviews IT Security policy,
    regulations, and procedural changes to determine their impact on areas
    of responsibility.
  • Coordinates the use of core software across multiple
    platforms and troubleshooting procedures for related applications.
  • Prepares strategies for recovery in the event of systems failure.
  • Provides IT Security advice for the implementation, maintenance,
    enhancement, and coordination of online systems and Web sites on the
  • Coordinates and participates in the security planning, design,
    development, testing, and implementation of organizational Web site(s).
  • Integrates configuration management, information technology
    architecture, infrastructure design, and systems integration aspects
    into IT security project plans.
  • Identifies standards for change
    management and controls the change process by reviewing configuration
    change requests.
  • Designs and oversees systems testing.
  • Assists in
    reviewing final software installation and system plans for additional
    security risks not identified during proposal stages and recommends work
    process changes and general design and programming techniques to
    alleviate potential security problems.

Additional Information:

IAVM Management, AIS policy development, security solutions
design/implementation, C&A/A&A integration, configuration,
testing, and management, DoD 8570.1 (IAM-II) certification, risk
management assessment. Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent work experience)

Years of Experience: 7 with Bachelor’s degree, 10 without.

Clearance: TS/SCI

AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal
Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and
talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Job ID 1822141 Date posted 05/11/2018

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