Cybersecurity Risk Analyst

Employer
NikSoft Systems Corp.
Location
Falls Church, VA
Posted
Dec 01, 2021
Closes
Dec 03, 2021
Ref
235353130
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
Cybersecurity Risk AnalystJob Location: Falls Church, VAOverview:NikSoft Systems Corporation is a recognized Information Technology solutions provider. Founded in 1998 and based in Reston, Virginia, NikSoft is a CMMI Level 3 Certified company with an established reputation for excellence and on-time delivery with a consistently high customer satisfaction rating from its Federal Government and private consulting contracts. NikSoft is currently conducting a search for a Risk Analyst to support the Cybersecurity program at the United States Postal Service. The candidate will support the Risk Management, System Certification & Accreditation (C) processes; Information Assurance (IA) processes; system ATOs, and continuous monitoring of enterprise applications. The successful candidate will experience an unparalleled large-scale enterprise environment with over 800 Information Technology systems, processing billions of dollars in annual revenue and supporting a diverse user base spread across the entire US. Join the NikSoft team to scale your career to the next level.Responsibilities:The candidate will Support the execution of product cybersecurity elements across global programs and services. Will work with multiple security, IT and engineering leadership/stakeholders and a variety of security, IT and engineering technical resources to identify and plan physical and cybersecurity work to meet/exceed corporate initiativessupport the mission of the Cybersecurity Risk Management by organizing and preparing for stakeholder meetings, support team members in preparing timely deliverable and tracking action items. The candidate will support cyber risk management planning including reporting and tracking. The candidate will define clear tasks, communicate topics to leadership through concise and succinct presentations, and organize meeting preparation materials.The candidate will support the review and certification of information technology systems following the USPS CISO policies and procedures (modeled based on NIST RMF).Providing input to and develop, write, edit and submit documentation in support of the project deliverables.Work closely with the system teams and program/project managers as well as interfacing with CISO and CIO stakeholders as needed.Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or a relevant Cybersecurity field, and 2-4 years of overall experience.1+ years of experience working as a Risk, Information Assurance, or Information Systems Security Analyst.Knowledge of the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) and security controls is required.This candidate must understand the risk management process, risk mitigation, and risk tracking. Experience creating ATO packages, and continuous monitoring compliance in a large-scale enterprise environment is highly desired.Must have strong communication skills, both oral and written, with excellent interpersonal, team and organization skills. Must have strong knowledge of MS Office products to include PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and Outlook.A self-starter with proven abilities to collaborate and gather information from multiple teams. Candidates must be able to obtain a Postal Sensitive Clearance (US Citizenship or Green Card required). Additionally, candidates must not have traveled outside of the USA for a combined period not to exceed 6 months within the last 5 years. d1ce