Senior Information Security Specialist - Dev Technology Ashburn, Virginia, United States Bookmark Share Print 206 0 0

Listing Description

Senior Information Security Specialist #588

Clearance: CBP Clearance or DoD Top Secret Clearance required, or a DHS clearance that is transferrable to CBP.

Dev Technology Group is recruiting for a Senior Information Security Specialist who wants to join a dynamic, mission-oriented team to support applications that have been deployed in AWS. The most successful candidate will have proven experience and knowledge securing systems in AWS - we need you to talk tech!

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

  • Advises on processes that align to the Risk Management Framework 

  • 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

  • Develops and implements Authority to Operate

  • Conducts IT audits and information systems and network connections security

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

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelors Degree required.

  • At least 7 years of experience securing government IT systems

  • Strong working knowledge of the RMF

  • Experience providing security guidance to systems deployed in AWS

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

  • Demonstrates understanding of technical components of an information system environment 

  • Outstanding communications skills---both written and oral

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Experience working on ISAs, PKI, Security plans, audits

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


Listing Details

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  • Travel: Not Provided
  • Telework: Not Provided

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