CISSP Jobs - Information Security Consultant, 16444

at TALENT Software Services
Location Minneapolis, MN
Date Posted August 28, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Contractor



Job Summary: Talent Software Services is in search of a Information Security Consultant for a contract position in Golden Valley, MN. Opportunity will be six months with a strong chance for a long-term extension.


  • Five (5)+ years of Information Security experience is required; including three (3) years of FISMA related experience.
  • Bachelor's Degree in an Information Security, Cybersecurity, Computer Science or equivalent. Master's Degree in a related field a plus.
  • Hold in good standing at least one of the following certifications:
    • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
    • Certified Information Systems Manager (CISM)
    • Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)
  • Strong presentation, oral, and written communication skills
  • Ability to balance security needs with mission/business needs.
  • Specialized knowledge and experience with the implementation of the NIST Special Publication (SP) 800 family of publications, particularly those associated with the Risk Management Framework.
  • Specialized knowledge and experience with evaluating system, network, or infrastructure security controls against requirements such as FISMA, NIST, MARS-E, HIPPA, SSA and IRS standards.
  • Knowledge and experience with incident management and vulnerability management.
  • Strong understanding of how to manage risk profile for large organizations required to meet federal privacy and security requirements while maintaining a tolerable risk level.
  • Strong understanding of security architectures, operating systems, databases, networks, applications, and security tools.
  • Knowledge and experience with information security and assurance principles (e.g., Defense-in-depth) and associated supporting technologies and architectures.
  • Ability to assess and weigh current and evolving security threats in an operational environment

If this job is a match for your background, we would be honored to receive your application! 
Providing consulting opportunities to TALENTed people since 1987, we offer a host of opportunities including contract, contract to hire and permanent placement. Let's talk!

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