Information Security Specialist (DAOR)

Deloitte - Reston, VA4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $140,000 a year
EducationSkills
Are you passionate about cyber and security challenges in information technology, associated with threats and vulnerabilities? Are you are interested in a role that offers an opportunity to provide front line support to our Federal clients? If yes, then Deloitte’s 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

Deloitte is seeking a motivated and customer oriented Cyber Security Professionals to support our IC client. The candidate will support the client execute Risk Management Framework (RMF) based Assessment & Authorization (A&A) activities. Specifically, the candidate will support RMF process as a Designated Authorization Official Representative (DAOR) and will provides subject matter expertise on cyber risk management, technical and non- technical, involving the identification and prioritization of security risks throughout the System Development Lifecycle (SDLC). In addition, the candidate will develop & document risk assessment results and recommendations using identified threats, applicable vulnerabilities, and likelihood of occurrence within the context of client risk tolerances.

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.

Qualifications

Required:
Ability to obtain & maintain the required security clearance
Must be legally authorized to work in the United Stated without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future
Experience with RMF, CNSSI 1253, NIST SP 800-53, ICD 503
Experience reviewing Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and ACAS scans
Experience with utilizing Telos XACTA tool and/or EMASS tool
Applies knowledge of Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVAs)
Applies experience with compliance and vulnerability scanning tools (Nessus, McAfee ePO)
Conducts comprehensive risk assessments levied against a system and documenting the results, including recommendations for Authority to Operate (ATO)
Experience developing Risk Assessment Report (RAR)
Ability to conduct comprehensive reviews of security authorization documents to ensure the appropriate NIST security guidelines were used during the assessments and the selections of security controls are relevant to the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the system
Performs security risk assessments on cloud-based systems (i.e., AWS)
Verifies closure of liens and update POA&Ms, as applicable
Must possess or the ability to obtain one of the following certifications: CASP, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP, GCED, or GCIH

Preferred:
Prior professional services or federal consulting experience
Bachelor’s Degree

How you’ll grow
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