The KeyW Corporation ISSO in Fort Meade, Maryland


KeyW has an opening for a Junior ISSO. This is a great opportunity to gain knowledge and experience on a terrific program.

The successful candidate will:

Provide support to senior ISSOs for implementing, and enforcing information systems security policies, standards, and methodologies.

Assist in the evaluation of security solutions to ensure they met security requirements for pro-cessing classified information.

Assist with preparation and maintenance of documentation.

Provide support to the Information System Security Manager (ISSM) for maintaining the appropriate operational IA posture for a system, program, or enclave.

Assist with the configuration management (CM) for information system security software, hardware, and firmware.

Maintain records on workstations, servers, routers, firewalls, intelligent hubs, network switches, etc. to include system upgrades.


  • Bachelor’s of Science degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university. Two additional years of experience as an ISSO may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree.

  • Two (2) years of experience as an ISSO in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity to include experience in at least one (1) of the following areas: knowledge of current security tools, hardware/software security implementation; communication protocols; and encryption techniques/tools.

  • DoD 8570 compliance with IAT Level I or higher is required.

About the Organization

KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.


Positions require a Top Secret security clearance, based on current background investigation (SBI), as well as the favorable completion of polygraph. Clearance and polygraph processing will be completed by the U.S. Government.

KeyW EEO Statement

KeyW, together with its direct and indchallenges we solve.irect subsidiaries, encourages and actively supports a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and commits to provide equal opportunity to each individual, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other classifications protected by Federal, State or local law. In fact, we foster an environment that promotes diversity, balance and fun—because we believe in the importance of having a workplace as unique as the challenges we solve.

ID 2018-18702

# of Openings 1

Posted Date Systems Engineering

Default: Location : Location US-MD-Fort Meade

Job Locations US-MD-Fort Meade