Info Security Analyst in Centennial, CO at Volt

Date Posted: 9/11/2018

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Job Description

Volt seeks highly seasoned InfoSec Analysts for a exciting opportunity with our client in position in Centennial, Colorado. The Security Analyst will be responsible for coordination, oversight, execution and enhancement of consistent security practices for all information systems within the United States Antarctic Program (USAP). The Security Analyst will ensure effective information security controls are documented and delivered to safeguard USAP business operations, prevent unauthorized system access, and to protect sensitive information Provides support for all security compliance initiatives, such as:

  • Evaluates proposed changes to the operational/ business systems and develops system security requirements
  • Conducts security assessments to determine the effectives of planned and implemented security controls
  • Manages and maintains configuration control over Security Assessment and Authorization (SA&A) and Certification & Accreditation (C&A) packages
  • Organizes and facilitates contingency planning exercises
  • Responds to and manages audit requests and creation of deliverables
  • Researches emerging security technologies
  • Performs systems security evaluations, audits, and server logging reviews to verify secure operations
  • Conducts continuous security reviews, recommends mitigations and corrective actions, and generates reports
  • Supports Incident Response activities to mitigate damage, determine impact, and implement corrective actions.

This position delivers analysis and assessment of compliance with security and privacy laws, regulations, guidance, and direction, including the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA); National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) guidance; Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS); applicable Office of Management and Budget (OMB) memoranda; and United States Antarctic Program (USAP) policies and instructions.

CERTIFICATIONS AND/OR LICENSING REQUIREMENTS:

  • Current Information Security certification (e.g. CISM, CISSP, CompTIA Security+)

EXPERIENCE:

  • Must have experience in system vulnerability assessments and developing certification and accreditation packages.
  • Candidate must have experience with Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) requirements and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Risk Management Framework (RMF).Centennial, Colorado.
  • The Security Analyst will be responsible for coordination, oversight, execution and enhancement of consistent security practices for all information systems within the United States Antarctic Program (USAP).
  • The Security Analyst will ensure effective information security controls are documented and delivered to safeguard USAP business operations, prevent unauthorized system access, and to protect sensitive information Provides support for all security compliance initiatives, such as:
    • Evaluates proposed changes to the operational/ business systems and develops system security requirements
    • Conducts security assessments to determine the effectives of planned and implemented security controls
    • Manages and maintains configuration control over Security Assessment
    • Authorization (SA&A) and Certification & Accreditation (C&A) packages
    • Organizes and facilitates contingency planning exercises Responds to and manages audit requests and creation of deliverables
    • Researches emerging security technologies Performs systems security evaluations, audits, and server logging reviews to verify secure operations
    • Conducts continuous security reviews, recommends mitigations and corrective actions, and generates reports
    • Supports Incident Response activities to mitigate damage, determine impact, and implement corrective actions. This position delivers analysis and assessment of compliance with security and privacy laws, regulations, guidance, and direction, including the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA); National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) guidance; Federal Information Process


This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.