Job Description :
Position – Systems Security Lead

Location - Washington DC

Duration: Full-Time

Job Description

This is a FULLTIME position for our client CMMi 5 and ISO 9001 certified company, a leading federal contractor.
“US Citizens and all other parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply.
We are unable to sponsor at this time”.

If you are comfortable with the role, please send your updated resume ASAP.

Also, provide the following details,

Salary Expectation (Full-Time):
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Systems Security Lead, Washington DC

Job Duties:

Design, develop, test, audit, and document security controls
Develop security procedures and supporting documentation (e.g., Security Assessment Report)
Perform security continuous monitoring activities.
Conduct systems security assessments and Security Impact Analysis (SIA) and make recommendations for remediation’s
Update security control implementation statements, system and/or application inventory, system and technical descriptions as appropriate in Cyber Security Assessment Management (CSAM)
Perform POA&M remediation request activities in CSAM (e.g., draft approval, POA&M cancellation and closures)
Review, monitor, and report POA&M status to stakeholders
Develop, update and upload system security documentation, policies and procedures to CSAM
Engage in designing, testing, and deploying technical changes to the environment with a focus on security
Daily review and analysis of server logs to report and/ or fix unusual or suspected activities
Perform initial validation to determine whether to create and submit tickets for log events; maintain report to track submitted tickets until resolved
Perform annual-self assessment and decommissioning activities
Perform vulnerability scanning for annual self-assessment
Review, analyze, and remediate monthly vulnerability scan findings
Effectively communicate in writing and verbally with team and customer
Prepare monthly status reports and facilitate monthly status meetings
Manage team members

Position Requirements:

Minimum of 5 years performing security compliance, auditing and/or assessments
Experience with various operating systems (e.g., Windows, Linux), application software, databases, web applications, networks and network devices
In-depth knowledge of government policies and industry standards related to developing, auditing and IT compliance (e.g., FISMA, NIST SPs, FedRamp, etc
Bachelor’s degree in related fields
Minimum 2 years’ experience as a Team Lead or Supervisor
Ability to allocate tasks to staff, report to management, and discuss and resolve problems.
Security+ CE and/or CISSP Certification(s), Certified Authorizing Professional (CAP) or other IT and security-related certifications
Security Assessment and Authorization (SA&A) experience as it relates to cybersecurity, information assurance, or Information Technology (IT)
Good organization skills related to planning and organizing
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to effectively communicate in writing and verbally with team and customer
Ability to receive a 6C high public trust clearance
US Citizen

Nice to Have:

Working knowledge of SharePoint
Experience with scanning tools (e.g., Nessus, AppDetective, etc
Experience working with a government customer