Junior Information System Security A&A SME

Employer
Noblis
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 24, 2017
Industry
Security
Hours
Full Time
**More information about this job** **:** **Responsibilities:** The Junior Information System SecurityA&A SMEwill develop their subject matter expertise, working with cloud service providers and government clients, and help manage the CSP project from kickoff through continuous monitoring. JuniorA&A SMEsare required to support review of all CSP documentation for completeness, compliance, and risk acceptance criteria and work with stakeholders until the system documentation meets the high standards of the FedRAMP program and the Joint Authorization Board (JAB). Responsibilities include: + Support thorough and critical reviews of Assessment and Authorization (A&A) documentation, including reviewing NIST and FedRAMP compliant A&A documentation + Perform evaluation of cloud computing architectures and identify weaknesses + Help analyze system risks and provide recommendations for risk acceptance or rejection + Help analyze CSP deviation and risk downgrade requests + Identify possible solutions to resolve security deficiencies + Present findings and recommendations to senior government officials The Junior A&A SME will develop in-depth knowledge and skills in the following disciplines: + Assessment and Authorization under OMB, NIST SP 800-xx Series + Cloud Computing + Risk Management + FedRAMP + Host System Security (Windows, UNIX, Linux) + Network Security (Firewalls, Guards, etc.) + Malicious Code Detection and Eradication + Penetration Testing Methodology **Qualifications:** + Bachelors in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Electrical Engineering, or related field is required + Minimum of one year of progressive experience with the cybersecurity and/or risk management + Excellent verbal and written skills + Work independently and with a small team + Ability to meet tight deadlines + Ability to communicate with executive levels of the government + Current broad-based understanding of security architecture, computer technology, design, standards, and products + The Junior A&A SME is expected to seek and assume higher levels of technical responsibility, manage time effectively across more than one initiative, and apply sound technical judgment + All Noblis employees must be able to demonstrate excellent relationship building and management skills **_Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified or other regulated information._** Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. **Overview:** Are you interested in getting engaged with Cloud Computing? Are you looking to make an impact across the entire federal government? Are you interested in the framework the Federal Government uses to protect information systems from cybersecurity threats? Are you self-driven and detail oriented with excellent written and verbal skills? Then this job is for you. Come be a part of a rapidly growing team on the Government's premier cloud security program, FedRAMP! Junior FedRAMP A&A SMEs will develop their project management and NIST Risk Management Framework expertise. We assist the cloud service provider through the FedRAMP process while ensuring the highest quality products are produced for reuse across the entire federal government. We are seeking individuals to help lead their CSPs through the process while ensuring the highest quality products are produced for reuse across the entire federal government. **Company** _Noblis NSP_ **Requisition #** _5336_ **Posted Date** _3/16/2017_ **Reg/Temp** _Regular Employee_ **Security Clearance** _.._ **FT/PT/On-Call** _Full Time_ **Job Category** _Security - Positions_ **Location** _US_ _-_ _DC_ _-_ _Washington_