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Information Security Control Accessor Engineer

Washington, DC
Job Type

GeekSI is seeking candidates matching its corporate culture. A candidate must be passionate about their craft, but who may think a little differently than the average developer. After joining the geek team, they inherently will contribute to GeekSI reputation of providing the best, most innovative technical resources in the industry who ultimately not only care about their customers, but about their customer’s business, clients and end-users. Work hard, play hard!

For this Information Security Analyst position, they candidate must have knowledge with the technologies and skills listed below, and expect to be mentor and grow others. Candidate should be prepared for a technical interview.

Job Location(s): Washington, DC

Security Clearance: US Government

Job Class: Software Security Engineering

Virtual: No

Relocation Available: Yes

Work Schedule: Standard 40 hour week

Must currently reside in the US***

Must be able to obtain a US security clearance

The Must-Haves.

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

Must have a bachelors in computer science, electronics engineering or other engineering or technical discipline from an accredited college

Experience: 10+ years IT Security, conducting security control assessment of all NIST 800-53 controls

Certification(s) in information technology (i.e. CISSP), Certified Authorization Professional (CAP).

Thorough knowledge of NIST 800-53 security controls and required documentation

Technical understanding of security (understanding network diagrams, vulnerability and compliance scans)

Ability to conduct security control assessments based on a Risk Management Framework (RMF).

Must have experience conducting security control assessments based on RMF.

The Information Security Control Accessor Engineer will be responsible for overseeing the overall duties of the Security Control Accessors. The position will have functional knowledge in all areas of cybersecurity. The Information Security Control Accessor Engineer will also be responsible for conducting a comprehensive assessment of the management, operational, and technical security controls employed within or inherited by an Information System (IS) to determine the overall effectiveness of the controls (i.e., the extent to which the controls are implemented correctly, operating as intended, and producing the desired outcome with respect to meeting the security requirements for the system). They will provide an assessment of the severity of weaknesses or deficiencies discovered in the information system and its environment of operation and recommend corrective actions to address identified vulnerabilities.

GeekSI provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, citizenship status, disability, veteran or any other legally protected status. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, compensation, benefits, training, termination, promotions, or any other condition of employment or career development.

Thank you for your interest in being a part of the Geek Team. If you feel you're up for the challenge, please contact us. You can also visit our site at GeekSI.Tech.

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