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Accenture Federal - Information System Security Officer (ISSO) in Washington, District Of Columbia

Title: Security Information System Security Officer (ISSO)

Location: Washington, DC

You are:

The Security Information System Security Officer (ISSO) serves as the day-to-day point of contact for the Security team on the Dept of Education account for new and ongoing programs. The ISSO works closely with Clients, including the Information System Security Officer, Information System Owner (ISO), and third-party support vendors.

The work:

Responsibilities Include:

  • Coordination of program security activities including audits, system release activities, change requests, ad-hoc client requests, deliverables, security documentation updates, and Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms)

  • Establishes and manages project plans for program security activities.

  • Facilitates security meetings with the client.

  • Tracks and reports on the status of work efforts and coordinates with security capability leads and cross-program teams.

  • Tracks open team positions and works with security capability leads to fill positions.

The extras:

  • US Citizenship is required

Here's what you need:

  • Ability to implement one or more of the following Federal Security frameworks: FedRAMP, FISMA, RMF, DIACAP and NIST SP 800 series and NIST SP 800-53

  • Experience leading teams

  • Experience interacting with client leadership

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture Federal Services.

Accenture Federal Services is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture Federal Services is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain