Federal Cyber RMF Strategy and Governance Manager

Deloitte - Suitland, MD (30+ days ago)4.0

Are you passionate about cyber and security challenges in information technology, associated with threats and vulnerabilities? Are you a leader who is looking for an enriching experience to build your career and brand? If you are interested in a role that offers an opportunity to provide front line support to our clients instead of a “back office programmer” position then Deloitte’s Federal Cyber Risk team could be the place for you! Join our team of Cyber Risk professionals who collaborate with government agencies, IT professionals, and clients to support cyber security and risk consulting engagements.

Work you’ll do

As a Manager within our Cyber Risk team, you will:
Work with Federal clients to mitigate cyber risk and threats
Organize and deliver services on a cross-section of complex projects
Actively participate in the development of business and vendor relationships
Participate and lead aspects of the proposal development process
Responsible for project(s) financials including development of financial plans
Manages day-to-day interactions with clients and internal Deloitte team
Displays both breadth and depth of knowledge regarding functional and technical issues
Displays leadership and business judgment in anticipating client/project needs and developing alternative solutions
Provide counseling/coaching, oversight, and support for delivery teams and staff
Actively participate in staff recruitment and retention activities providing input and guidance into the staffing process
Manage/lead teams to develop new, and maintain existing, Information Security policies, processes, and methodologies in compliance with the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA), NIST Special Publications, other Federal laws & regulations, and direction from the client.

Practitioner will contribute to the following activities:
Maintenance of Security Controls Policy Handbook
Development of training and presentation materials
Development of executive communications
Development and execution of Change Management strategies
Manage/lead teams to work with client stakeholders to validate implementation statements of security controls for client systems, conducting Risk Profiling efforts, and coordinating/leading developers to maintain the clients enterprise GRC solution.

The Team

Transparency, innovation, collaboration, sustainability: these are the hallmark issues shaping Federal government initiatives today. Deloitte’s Federal practice is passionate about making an impact with lasting change. Carrying out missions in the Federal practice requires fresh thinking and a creative approach. We collaborate with teams from across our organization in order to bring the full breadth of Deloitte, its commercial and public sector expertise, to best support our clients. Our aspiration is to be the premier integrated solutions provider in helping to transform the Federal marketplace.

Our Federal Cyber Risk team is client focused and mission driven. Our team works across industries and sectors to respond more rapidly and effectively, providing recommendations to improve cyber threat detection.


Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Information Systems Security, Cybersecurity, or related field
4+ years of relevant consulting or industry experience
2+ years in a technical or functional lead role
Experience mentoring and coaching others
Proven leadership skills demonstrating strong judgment, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities
Experience managing senior-level client relationships
Experience presenting to clients or other decision makers to present and sell ideas to various audiences (technical and non-technical)
Pre-sales, proposal, and RFP experience
Must be able to obtain and maintain required clearance for this role
Strong knowledge of NIST SP 800-53 r3/r4 and NIST SP 800-53A r3/r4
Experience evaluating security control implementations and system security documentation to determine compliance with NIST SP 800-53 r3/r4 and NIST SP 800-53A r3/r4
Experience developing security control implementation descriptions based on NIST SP 800-53 r3/r4 and NIST SP 800-53A r3/r4

Previous Federal Consulting experience
Understanding of fundamental cloud computing concepts
Experience with Information Assurance concepts and processes within the Federal government
Knowledge of and experience with Federal security regulations, standards, and processes including FISMA, FIPS, NIST, and FedRAMP
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