Intermediate ISSOs & ISSEs

Client: FEMA
Location: DMV Metropolitan Area

Client: FEMA
Role: Intermediate ISSOs/ISSEs
Location: DMV Metropolitan Area
Reports To: Task Lead

Position Overview

Avint is seeking intermediate ISSOs and ISSEs to join our team in the DMV metropolitan area to provide unparalleled support to the FEMA Cyber Security Division (CSD). The FEMA Cyber Security Division (CSD), Compliance Branch, provides compliance security services support to system owners by providing resources to fulfill cyber security compliance responsibilities to include but not limited to Information System Security Officers (ISSOs) and Information System Security Engineers (ISSEs). The purpose of this Blanket Purchasing Agreement (BPA) is to acquire and strengthen FEMA’s cyber security support services to harden FEMA’s information systems (IS) by ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems, networks and data are at an acceptable level of cybersecurity risk through the planning, analysis, development, implementation, maintenance and enhancement of IS life cycle.

Candidates require a minumum of 5 years of experience. Intermediate ISSOs will be responsible for the technical cybersecurity efforts in coordination with the Sr ISSO(s) and is direct support to FEMA’s Compliance Branch Lead. The Cybersecurity ISSO shall be the point of contact for the Cybersecurity Division in supporting all technical cybersecurity matters as it relates to quantifying technical risk within the agency.


  • Secret Clearance or Higher
  • 5 years of ISSO experience across the following technical cybersecurity areas: Security Design & Development, Supply Chain Risk Management, Security Authorization as a Service Support, Vulnerability Remediation Management, Change & Configuration Management, and Cybersecurity Training
  • IAT3 certification or other cybersecurity certification
  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field preferred