Cyber Security Specialist

Employer
X3M System
Location
Greenbelt, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
IT, Security Engineer
Industry
Security
Hours
Full Time
The candidate will be responsible for the following: Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Review, edit, verification and validation of at least 200 security program artifacts, primarily verification memos.Convert all NIST 800-53 rev 3 derived memos to a corresponding verification matrix.Support of a robust IT Security program that meets NIST 800-53 and other NIST, Federal Government requirements. Direct, on-site IT Security in support of a NASA Program. Build solid working relationships through interactions with a diverse program team Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Requirements:Strong knowledge of NIST SP 800-53 and other relevant NIST and Federal Government guidance.Experience with creation, modification and maintenance of IT System Security Plans (SSP), IT Risk Assessments, Contingency Plans to support government environments, ideally NASA/NOAA.Familiarization with the IT Security Assessment and Authorization (A&A) process.Ability to work well with and relate to anyone including upper management, peers and end-users.Can-do attitude interested in learning what customers want and how they can help within the scope of the assignment.Expert attention to detail and organizational skillsStrong technical writing and editing skillsKnowledge of and consistent with industry best practices in accordance with government regulations.Knowledge of Linux and Windows systems and servers.Individual must meet government NAC and citizenship/permanent residency requirements for access to NASA GSFC. Extensive background investigation will be performed as a requirement of the job. Normal 0 false false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Education and Experience:Bachelor's degree and 4 years of relevant experience. Seven years of relevant experience may be substituted for education.CISSP certification is preferred but not required. Company Description: X3M Systems is an IT company that was founded with the vision of providing the most cost-effective, secure, and customer-oriented IT solutions and services. We provide quality and competent services to small businesses, medium-sized enterprises, and government agencies. A synergy between our dedicated professionals and your organization enables you to explore further business opportunities. We utilize the best of breed in cutting edge technologies and foster a corporate culture that attracts and retains creative, practical, and energetic employees who are focused on our clients mission.