CISSP Jobs - Senior IT Security Expert, 12111

at The Judge Group
Location Alexandria, VA
Date Posted September 18, 2018
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

•  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.

• CISSP Certification is required.

•  7+ yrs of IT security compliance and auditing compliance experience with NIST 800-53 for a major federal gov agency

•   2+ yrs of related tech experience supporting IT security compliance for a fed instance of Momentum Financials

• Knowledge of FISMA and Federal IT security best practices and tools

•  Experience supporting a federal shared services environment

•  Recent experience with USDA Policies & Procedures

•  Ensure proper assessment and implementation of approved security practices/procedures related to information systems security

•  Collaborate with Sys Admin on managed implementation of security measures and requirements

•  Advise system owners (SO) regarding security considerations through entire system lifecycle

•   Provide advice and assistance to stakeholders on security-related issues

•   Assist in development and maintenance of system security plans and contingency plans

•   Assist in periodic testing of contingency/disaster recovery (DR) plans

•  Participate in risk assessments to periodically re-evaluate sensitivity of the system, risks, and mitigation strategies

•   Assess and perform continuous monitoring of security control effectiveness

•   Participate in self-assessment of system safeguards and program elements and in security accreditation of the system

• Maintain POA&Ms

•   Work with SOs to develop, train on, and testing of incident response plans

•   Notify government of suspected incidents, and assist in the investigation of incidents

•   Maintain cooperative relationships with business partners or other interconnected systems

•  Create/deliver presentations on security topics

•  Promote compliance with customer's IT policies and procedures

•  Conduct research/analysis on impacts of system modifications, technological advances and malicious code

•   Collaborate on development of new/updated processes, creation of templates, implementation of tools, and other initiatives to improve the client’s risk management process and utilize existing tools and templates

•  Provide knowledge of Federal IT security best practices and tools, current security threat trends, and broad knowledge of IT technologies/operations

•  Support network, system administration, computer operations

•   Assist in performing NIST SP 800-30/NIST SP 800-39 risk assessments and applying NIST SP 800-53 security controls

•  Participate in functional tests as well as training exercises

•   Operate and support managing unclassified IT security/Information Assurance solutions/tools in the context of Federal IT Security regulations and guidance such as NIST 800-53, NIST 800-37 rev 1, and FIPS 199

•  Provide SME level support for assessment and authorization (A&A) activities and implementing and applying Risk Management Framework to FISMA

•   Provide support with the Department of Justice’s CSAM Tool

•   Provide responses to audit requests

•  Approve Infrastructure tickets

•  Perform engagement management responsibilities, including performance reviews, task delegation, project scheduling, project financials, quality review and client management.

•   Meet or exceed sales targets for new and follow-on work.

•   Manage business development activities, such as proposals, capture, account teams, whitepapers, conferences, and/or other thought leadership materials.

•   Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization).

•  Act as performance manager (coach) for up to four coaches outside of engagement responsibilities.

•   Interview campus and/or experienced candidates. 

Qualifications

•    7+ yrs of IT security compliance and auditing compliance experience with NIST 800-53 for a major federal gov agency

•   2+ yrs of related tech experience supporting IT security compliance for a fed instance of Momentum Financials

•   Knowledge of FISMA and Federal IT security best practices and tools

•   Experience supporting a federal shared services environment

•   Recent experience with USDA Policies & Procedures

•   Required cert: CISSP

•   Bachelor’s Degree required from an accredited college or university in a related field.

•   Ability to obtain and maintain certain job-related certifications if no job-related advanced degrees.

•  U.S. citizenship may be required. Ability to work in the United States indefinitely required.

•   Travel may be required.

•   Coach and mentor junior staff members.

•   Ability to work overtime required on occasion.

•   Ability to sit in an office environment for long periods of time.

•  Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.

•  Ability to communicate clearly in writing and verbally.

•  Ability to obtain and maintain firm independence and abide by firm ethics requirements.

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