INFO SECURITY ANALYST V in Windsor Mill, MD at Volt

Date Posted: 6/12/2018

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Job Description

Volt has an opportunity in Baltimore, Maryland for a Security Testing Lead.  The Security Testing Lead will be lead a team of security test engineers, responsible for assuring adherence to The Center of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) security controls for mission critical systems.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

- Conduct technical evaluation of information system design, focusing on information security aspects and accreditation

- Utilize various information system inspection tools to audit systems, analyze potential vulnerabilities and identify mitigation approaches

- Perform vulnerability/risk assessment analysis to support accreditation and other program protection activities

- Prepare and review program documentation to include Risk Assessment Reports, Accreditation Packages, and security policy guides

- Coordinate with external organizations and guide accreditation packages through the customer process

- Review requests for software installation and conduct technical risk assessment on implementation of the software

- Work closely with system administrators to validate patching, AV definitions and other security tools are updated/not vulnerable

- Coordinate and track security action requests and status

- Assist contractors with facility designs to incorporate appropriate security features, conduct pre- accreditation inspections, and provide assistance in preparation of accreditation documents

- Conduct periodic assessments of contractor facilities to ensure compliance with security requirements tailoring requirements as needed

- Assist customer staff with resolving any operational security issues involving supporting contractors

- Maintain operational security posture for the program

- Conduct weekly auditing requirements and analyze results

- Provide technical expertise on computer network design, implementation, and accreditation.

- Provides oversight and coordination for multiple contractors supporting program objectives.

- Must be available/able to travel up to 25%

Required Qualifications:

- Bachelor’s and 5 years of experience or a Master’s Degree

- Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and able to work with a group or independently

- Excellent interpersonal skills

- Expertise in certification and accreditation

- Expertise in NIST 800-53 policies and implementation

- Direct ISSO and/or ISSE experience working with accreditations - Experience interacting with program ISSM staff

- Experience with program security and information systems security best practices- Familiarity with security accreditation process

- Experience managing privileged user requirements

- Self-motivated, organized, and detail oriented

Preferred Qualifications:

- CISSP, Security+ or equivalent certifications

- Familiarity with applicable HHS and CMS policies, procedures and operating instructions related to program security, information assurance and information management.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.