Information System Security Manager Jobs in Colorado Springs, CO at Linquest Corporation

Title: Information System Security Manager

Company: Linquest Corporation

Location: Colorado Springs, CO

Salary: $85K – $95K

Category: Aerospace & Defense


LinQuest is seeking an Information System Security Manager to join our team at our office in Colorado Springs, CO. The Information System Security Manager (ISSM) will be responsible for performing day to day computer security tasking implementation, working on multiple types of systems.

The individual will be responsible for performing disciplines within security to include (but not limited to): Information Systems (IS) disciplines within the Security Department, working on Information Technology (IT) processes and procedures and System Administration. The individual will have knowledge of Computer Information Systems (CIS), networking, working knowledge of Windows Operating Systems (OS), and databases.


Ensure classified information systems (IS) are in compliance with the DAAPM other government directives

Assist with interpreting government security directives to determine technical Information Assurance (IA) requirements

Prepare written instructions to facilitate proper security implementation

Develop System Security Plans, Profiles, Certification Reports, and Plans of Actions and Milestones (POA&Ms)

Develop and maintain certification and accreditation packages in accordance with DOD and DCSA policies.

Provide security oversight for stand-alone networks, LANs and WANs

Perform vulnerability assessments, assist in developing network architectures

Conduct Information Assurance (IA) security education training for system users on appropriate risk mitigation strategies

Perform IA self-inspections to measure regulatory compliance, weekly system auditing, media reviews, hardware/software configuration management, certification/decertification of systems

Perform data integrity containment and investigations on IA related security violations/incidents

Publicize and maintain security directives, policies and procedures

Other associated duties may be assigned as required to support the organization.


Required Skills:

Demonstrated Security experience (evidenced through work experience, college coursework, military or on-the-job training)

Experience working with DCSA (formerly DSS).

Experience with DoD Risk Management Framework

Security + Certified

Knowledge of specific DoD standards, Risk Management Framework (RMF), DAAPM processes, and directives.

Experience conducting and facilitating presentations

Experience with scheduling and coordinating tasks and projects

Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc)

Preferred Skills:

Must be a self-starter with initiative to work independently and interact with customer, work with limited direction and handle multiple projects on short timelines

Experience with the intelligence community to include information systems that are used and requirements for obtaining program access

Security+ and Network+ certifications a plus

Experience with SPLUNK or other SIEM tools

Familiar with STIG Viewer and SCAP tool

Required Experience:

Associate or Bachelor Degree, or 3+ years’ job experience equivalency

Experience with providing security briefings to personnel

Experience with Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project)

Must possess organizational, accuracy, detail-oriented, communication, and interpersonal skills

Independent judgement, confidentiality, discretion

Must be able to identify, analyze and resolve security-related and computer system-related matters

Must be able to pri…

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