System Security Manager #3932


  • US-VA-Sterling
  • Information Technology
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Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers–people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation governmental operations that improve the citizen experience every day.

But we can’t do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We’re changing the face of I.T. – from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we’re excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer?


The System Security Manager shall be the primary liaison with the Government’s security lead and ensure that critical security functions such as COOP, certificate renewals, and related tasks are completed successfully and on-schedule. The System Security Manager shall ensure that security risks and findings are appropriately documented. The System Security Manager shall proactively provide potential solutions to remediate issues while allowing systems to remain operational and compliant in a mission-first environment.



  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field with 12+ years (or commensurate experience)
  • 12 years of experience in Cyber Security Assessment Management.
  • Possesses an active Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Manager (CISM), or Certified Information Systems Security Manager (CISSM) certification.
  • Possess a current Secret clearance or interim TS clearance at time of proposal submission.  
  • It is desired that the System Security Manager has the following qualifications:
  • Five years of experience managing IT security teams in a Government environment similar to the DEA TC organization.
  • Five years of experience in COOP planning, Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVAs), and IT Contingency Planning (CP).
  • Experience defining strategic governance for security management, defining quality metrics, and implementing repeatable processes for a portfolio of applications.

COVID Policy: New employees will be required to adhere to the Company’s and its clients’ COVID-19 safety procedures. In the event that the COVID-19 vaccination mandate for Federal Contractors is enforced, you must become fully vaccinated or request and be approved for an exemption. Employees working onsite at a client location must comply with our client’s COVID-19 requirements.

GovCIO is a team of professionals who want to make a difference. And that can only happen with a diverse, happy, and cared-for team. So, we prioritize your well-being, equity for all and look for ways to make work a better place for each of us every day.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability status. EOE AA M/ F/Vet/Disabled

Compensation Range (In compliance with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act for remote or positions located in CO)

$190,000 - $200,000

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