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Huntington Ingalls Industries Information System Security Officer (ISSO) - 19370 in Osan Air Base, South Korea

Information System Security Officer (ISSO) - 19370

Position Location Osan Air Base, South Korea

Requisition # 19370

# of Openings 1

HII – Mission Driven Innovative Solutions Inc. (HII-MDIS) provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.

HII - MDIS is currently seeking an Information System Security Officer (ISSO) to work at the Korea Air Simulation Center (KASC) at Osan AB, Republic of Korea to provide Modeling & Simulation (M&S) support for Air Force training events, major exercises tasked by the combatant commander, and exercises/events through the Joint Training Transformation Initiative and Joint National Training Capability.

Duties and Responsibilities (to include but not be limited to the following):

  • Maintain extensive security protection of IT Enterprise including all data.

  • Serve as the POC for IT infrastructure security and related issues.

  • Conduct and maintain active security vulnerability assessments, implementations, and monitoring of all computer systems and network infrastructure.

  • Maintain the KASC firewalls IAW local security policies.

  • Prevent the threat of network intrusion by proactively probing network defenses to identify vulnerabilities to include administering network scans in accordance with AF policy. Respond to and document all network incidents, which include customer-initiated incidents, external intrusion in systems, and security and informational requests that result from proactive network monitoring. Resolve these network incidents in accordance with (IAW) AF policy as well as document them in a monthly status report. Implement applicable solutions IAW Government guidance.

  • Update servers as new security vulnerabilities are released, periodically re-scan servers to ensure the latest security updates are enforced, ensure Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert (IAVA) and Tactical Computer Network Operator (TCNO) compliance, and provide real-time protection from any threats of active files using anti-virus tools. Follow and coordinate with the AF and DoD IA on policies and processes to provide day-to-day operational support to protect the integrity and availability of network resources.

  • Support all AF IA guidance to include AFI 33-200, Information Assurance Management. In addition, provide the following support:

  • Ensure personnel receive Information Assurance Awareness Program (IAAP) training IAW AF guidance.

  • Support the development, implementation, and maintenance of the DoDI 8510.01, RMF for DoD Networks.

  • Ensure STIGs are applied to all applicable IT network equipment.

  • Maintain currency of information in the Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS) for all networks, test IA controls annually, and validate continued IA controls compliance.

  • Maintain System Security Accreditation Agreement (SSAA) packages (including all appendices) and supporting coordination documents for the Customer network environment. Update the SSAA in response to any CCB-approved hardware/software changes; AF certifications (AFCERT), TCNO, or approved changes; or as required to maintain DAA approval.

  • Participate in the IAO Forum sponsored by the DISA Enterprise Service Desk (ESD) to enhance communications amongst IAOs.

  • Provide Communications Security (COMSEC) support. Establish and maintain a COMSEC Local Element account under the Government’s main account and serve as both COMSEC Responsible Officer (CRO) and Secure Voice Responsible Office (SVRO), if required. Manage, monitor, and track COMSEC equipment and keying material. Track, maintain, and obtain Government approval to dispose of classified materials, IAW DoD standards and regulations. Update and maintain appropriate processing checklists to ensure all security regulations are met IAW AFMAN 33-283 Communications Security (COMSEC) Operations. Document receipt, custody, issuance, transmittal, storage, accountability, classification, and destruction of all Classified Material. Maintain logs and journals to comply with AF security, regulatory, and policy guidelines. Maintain an inventory of all classified media and documentation stored in the SPA.

Qualifications and Experience:

Required –

  • 6 years’ experience as an ISSO

  • Possess DoD 8570 IAT Level II Certification

  • Able to travel

  • Able to work paid overtime during exercise events

  • 9-13 Years with Bachelors or HS diploma + 13-18 years of relevant experience. Certifications may be considered in place of years of experience.

Preferred –

  • Working knowledge of LINUX, Oracle Database Administration, SQL query, LINUX scripting languages, system/database monitoring, and multi-server troubleshooting

  • Experience in networking in a TCP/IP-based, intranet-like, distributed client environment

  • Working with systems hosted in VMware vSphere virtualized environments

  • Experience managing Palo Alto Next-Generation firewalls


  • All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

  • The candidate must currently possess and be able to maintain a Secret security clearance.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.