Information Assurance SME - Syndipew
Seeking an experienced Information Assurance Subject Matter Expert (IA SME) to support our customer, in College Park, MD. The IA Policy Analyst will perform the following duties: Essential Job Functions: * Provides expert support, research and analysis of exceptionally complex problems, and processes relating to them. * Serves as technical expert to the Cybersecurity Assessment Program providing technical direction, interpretation and alternatives to complex problems. * Thinks independently and demonstrates exceptional written and oral communications skills. * Applies advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts. * Contributes to the development of new principles, concepts, and methodologies. * Works on unusually complex technical problems and provides highly innovative and ingen-ious solutions. * Recommends cybersecurity software tools and assists in the development of software tool re-quirements and selection criteria. * Works under consultative direction toward predetermined long-range goals and objectives. * Determines and pursues courses of action necessary to obtain desired results. * Develops advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product. * Expertise is in the area of cybersecurity and evaluations. Required Skills: * Due to customer related requirements, US Citizenship is required. * Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Engineering or related field with at least seven (7) years of IT experience and five (5) years of IA experience. * CASP, CISSP, CISM or GSLC certification is required. * Strong oral and written communication skills are required. * Strong analytical and problem-solving skills for resolving security issues. * Strong skills implementing and configuring networks and network components. Salary up to $120,000 plus benefits package!