Information System Security Officer (ISSO) / Information Assurance (IA) Analyst
Fairfax, VA / Telework
Tiber Creek Consulting, Inc. is seeking an experienced ISSO / IA Analyst to serve as an information security subject matter expert (SME) as part of a growing cybersecurity operations team in Fairfax VA / Telework. You will support federal agency ATO processes for DHS and DoD, responsible for assessing and ensuring operational, technical, and privacy information security compliance for federal and commercial clients. Federal ISSO Experience Required. DHS ISSO Experience Strongly Preferred. Candidates must be US citizens clearable for DHS EOD Suitability clearance and/or DoD Secret clearance, due to federal contract requirements.
You will support executing full Security Assessment and Authorization (SA&A) life cycle and risk management functions, measuring risk, implementing system and ATO related documentation, providing technical and security control related guidance, recommendations on remediation solutions, oversight and guidance related to NIST RMF and ATO processes to project team members, proposing intuitive ways to solve complex cybersecurity compliance challenges, navigating Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) process, maintaining communication with federal client stakeholders and federal client information security team members, establishing and performing NIST RMF and ATO related continuous monitoring strategies and solutions, managing NIST RMF and ATO related project plans, testing system technical security configuration settings and developing reports.
The successful candidate demonstrates subject matter expertise in security control, NIST RMF, and ATO related processes; leverages knowledge of Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) management and continuous monitoring objectives; provides guidance on system technical security configurations and solutions to meet ATO requirements; reviews various system scan results for compliance with industry standards, and assists with developing and reviewing compliance reports that clearly identify security findings and proposed remediation strategies. We offer generous medical, dental, and disability insurance benefits, flexible spending, 401(k), ample vacation/leave time, training/skills building opportunities and a great work environment.
|Certifications:||Security+ certification is required. CISA, CASP, or CISSP preferred.|
|Experience:||5+ years’ related work experience. Federal ISSO Experience Required. DHS ISSO Experience Strongly Preferred.|
|Clearance:||Candidates must be US citizens who are clearable for a DHS EOD Suitability clearance and/or DoD Secret clearance, due to federal contract requirements.|
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