Senior Information Security Specialist - Dev Technology Ashburn, Virginia, United States Bookmark Share Print 102 0 0

Listing Description

Senior Information Security Specialist, #589

Clearance: Secret Clearance Required for CBP BI. Top Secret adjudicated within the past 3 years preferred. 


Dev Technology Group is recruiting for a Information System Security Specialist who wants to join a dynamic, mission-oriented team to provide the following services.


What You Will Be Doing:

  • Prepares, maintains, and implements system security plans for high-visibility production systems

  • Ensures implementation of security measures by conducting interviews and table-top exercises

  • Performs various Information Assurance support functions in support of the clients applications

  • Familiar with the Risk Management Framework and able to complete each step

  • Develops and implements security controls based on FISMA and NIST 800-53 guidelines

  • Coordinates with IT leads from partner agencies/components to identify opportunities to collaborate in the development and/or leveraging of IT capabilities

  • Identify, document, prioritize, and address IT-related capability gaps & requirements to support the client's mission

  • Develops and implements Authority to Operate

  • Administers Interconnection Security Agreements through the editing, validation, and signature process

  • Participates in engineering review boards. Reviews and approves change requests for PSPD systems. Ensures that government agency security protocols and policies are follow.

  • Work with project teams and component Privacy Office in the drafting and submitting of Privacy Threat Assessments (PTA)

  • Provides security guidance to and interprets security policy for project development teams

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

  • Associates Degree or equivalent experience.  Bachelors Degree preferred.

  • 5 years of experience securing government IT systems

  • One security certification (Security +, CISSP, Global Information Assurance Certifications (GIAC) Security Leadership or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) required

  • Outstanding communications skills---both written and oral

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Team leadership experience desired

  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment as well as manage individual tasks


Listing Details

  • Citizenship: Not Provided
  • Incentives: Not Provided


  • Education: Not Provided
  • Travel: Not Provided
  • Telework: Not Provided

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