What you’ll be doing...

The Information System Security Officer (ISSO) will ensure that management, operational and technical controls for securing customer and corporate IT systems are in place and followed. You will ensure that appropriate steps are taken to implement information security requirements.

  • Supporting Authorization and Accreditation activities by developing the overall System Security Document and the Information Systems Security Plan which contains all necessary procedures, instructions, operating plans and guidance.
  • Developing and maintaining documentation outlining system operating environment (overall mission, floor layout, hardware configuration, software, type of information processed, user organizations and security clearances, operating mode, interconnections to other systems/networks of users, their security personnel, and associated responsibilities) for systems which they are responsible.
  • Developing or revising system-specific security safeguards and local operating procedures that are based on relevant guidelines and regulations.
  • Providing IT security consulting to system owners as to the other security documents (security incident reports, equipment/software inventories, operating instructions, technical vulnerability reports, contingency plans, etc.).
  • Coordinating and conducting regular system security audits in support of compliance with the overall System Security Plan to maintain Authority to operate status.
  • Ensuring that proper decisions are made concerning levels of concern for confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the data on systems for which they are responsible. Providing expertise in classified and unclassified ratings to customers.
  • Briefing technical vulnerabilities, system non-compliance with Information Security policies, and security incidents to management in a timely fashion. Creating presentations, training material, network diagrams, reports, and templates using Microsoft.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of related work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Math, or Engineering.
  • Certifications such as CISSP, CISM or similar.
  • Experience with NIST SP 800-37, Rev 1.0, NIST SP 800-53 Rev 4, NIST SP 800-137 and FedRAMP approaches.
  • Experience managing implementation of policies and procedures.
  • Experience with Nessus and ArcSight.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, Google Suite or other office software suite.
  • Verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate to various audiences.


When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.