Continuous Monitoring Lead

Reston, Virginia, United States
Feb 19, 2019
Feb 25, 2019
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0044629

Continuous Monitoring Lead

Key Role:

Support a Cybersecurity mission by preparing client systems for Assessment and Authorization (A&A). Provide subject matter expertise to client programs in various Cybersecurity areas, including Risk Management framework (RMF) and Information System Continuous Monitoring (ISCM). Help to conduct security assessments and compliance activities by using assessment tools and procedures configuration guidance. Assist with documenting assessment results and vulnerability statuses in Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) and Risk Assessment Reports (RARs). Coordinate Continuous Monitoring Plan (ConMon) requirements with onsite procedures. Prepare client systems for assessment by running Security Test Procedures (STPs), automated configurations management scans, and vulnerability scans. Support Computer Network Defense (CND) environment implementation and integration of Department of Interior acquired CND tools and capabilities.

Basic Qualifications:

-8+ years of experience with Cybersecurity, engineering, or operational support to government agencies, including information operations, Cyber operations, system administration, and systems security

-5+ years of experience with applying NIST SP 800-37 Risk Management principles, interpreting requirements, and developing implementation guidance

-Experience with performing automated and manual testing methods and procedures for configuration scans

-Experience with operating, securing, and evaluating Windows and Linux systems

-Experience with configuring and operating assessment support tools

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

-CISSP, CISM, or GCIH Certification

Additional Qualifications:

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Public Trust clearance


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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