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Cyber Security SME w/ TS/SCI and favorable polygraph

McLean, VA · Information Technology
Software Development, Big Data Cloud, Analytics, and everything IT!

Position: Cyber Security SME
Clearance Requirement: US Citizenship Required and Active (or ability to obtain) security clearance with background investigation and/or polygraph
Description: Cymertek is seeking a Cyber Security SME with 11 years overall experience in system engineering, development and information security to include implementing the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and Assessment & Authorization (A&A) of IT systems. The candidate will be directly involved in processing all customer efforts through the various facets of the RMF and A&A process. The candidate will conduct a comprehensive assessment of the management, operational, and technical security controls employed within or inherited by an information system to determine the overall effectiveness of the controls (i.e., the extent to which the controls are implemented correctly, operating as intended, and producing the desired outcome with respect to meeting the security requirements for the system). The candidate will also provide an assessment of the severity of weaknesses or deficiencies discovered in the information system and its operational environment and recommend corrective actions to address identified vulnerabilities.
Required Skills/Education:
  • A recognized expert or certified practitioner with a particular computer language, system or technology that can not only deliver capabilities, but can mentor and train others.
  • Minimum of eleven (11) years of experience specific to the skill and relevant training or certifications.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or a related information technology discipline considered in lieu of experience.
  • 10 years demonstrated experience with the following:
    • Recommending best practices in security architecture, when required, that promotes cost-effective and efficient systems solutions consistent with program objectives and measures of performance.
    • Developing risk assessment reports based on reviews of security plans and interviews with developer/customer, to include assessing systems against Information Assurance policies and regulations, analyzing risk, recommending mitigating countermeasures, and writing short, succinct risk assessment and certification reports for submissions.
    • Vulnerabilities and assessments tools.
    • Coordinating and performing security testing, analyzing and documenting test results, documenting risk and recommending mitigating countermeasures to identified threats, vulnerabilities, and shortfalls.
    • Identifying and applying the appropriate level of recommended remediation to security anomalies or integrity loopholes such as system weakness or vulnerabilities.
    • Developing and documenting security evaluation test plans and procedures.
Desired Skills/Education:
  • 10 years demonstrated experience with the following:
    • Working with the Sponsor's partners' Risk Management Framework (RMF), Certification and Accreditation (C&A), and Assessment and Authorization (A&A) processes.
    • Participating or leading technical exchange meetings and application review boards, and documenting actions items/results of these events.
    • Experience with Sponsors partners' information assurance policies and regulations and how they relate to the Assessment and Authorization process.
  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Information Security.
  • Excellent Salaries
  • Flextime / Flexible Work Schedule
  • 10% - 401k Matching or Bonus (vested immediately)
  • 30 days paid leave / holiday (no use or lose)
  • Medical / Dental / Vision - 100% employee coverage. No cost for you ($1200 allowance - or a bonus)
  • Long Term / Short Term Disability - 100% employee coverage. No cost to you.
  • Life Insurance - 100% employee coverage. No cost to you.
  • Paid Training
  • No long, wordy reviews with tons of paperwork!!!
  • Referral bonus program
Apply today at www.cymertek.com or send your resume to jobs@cymertek.com!  All resumes will be kept Top Secret Confidential!!!
Cymertek Overview:
With headquarters in Maryland, Cymertek [/'sī-mer-tek/] Corporation provides superior fullscope consulting services for the implementation of high quality information systems. Cymertek is a premier provider of information technology sciences, specializing in cloud and big-data analytics, software development, systems engineering, management, database engineering for content and metadata repositories, systems security accreditation, HLT technologies, high performance analytics, and process management.

At Cymertek, our mission is clear: to help our customers meet or exceed their mission needs using innovative ideas, technology expertise, a practical perspective, while forging relationships based on trust.

Cymertek strives to hire the best and brightest individuals who exceed the industry standard and think out-of-the-box. We have a strong track record of success and provide credible recommendations that lead to innovative practical solutions for our clients most complex business obstacles.

Please visit our website: http://cymertek.com/
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Chandler Simon
Senior Intel Recruiter
Cell:  202-802-5480

14502 Greenview Dr
Suite 300A
Laurel, MD 20708
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