Deloitte Senior Cyber Security Specialist (Designated Authority/Official Representative) - TS/SCI+polygraph in Springfield, Virginia
Are you passionate about cyber and security challenges in information technology, associated with threats and vulnerabilities? Are you 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 Specialist Senior within our Cyber Risk team, you will:
Select and allocate appropriate security controls for information systems based on data types
Identify, prioritize, and determine security risk impacts to the information systems and its data
Monitor information system s Plan of Action & Milestones (POA&Ms) to confirm findings, recommendations, risk mitigation strategies, and milestones
Perform configuration management of a client central repository for authorization documentation (i.e., Body of Evidence (BOE)), which is maintained using an A&A workflow software application
Review and compile the BOE (i.e., security control allocations, security control implementations, test results, Security Assessment Reports (SARs), POA&Ms, risk acceptance recommendations, and risk mitigation strategies) to support the recommendation for client risk acceptance authorization decisions
Review SARs, verify test results, and create POA&Ms to document corrective actions with milestone completion dates
Assist in developing risk mitigation strategies, solutions, and recommendations by reviewing security tests results, reviewing security control assessments, and participating in security design reviews and milestone decision boards
Develop and document risk assessment results and recommendations using identified threats, applicable vulnerabilities, and likelihood of occurrence within the context of client risk tolerances
Provide guidance to Program Managers (PMs) and Information Systems Owners (ISOs) for securing information systems in accordance with ICD 503, CNSSI 1253, and NIST SP 800-30, 800-37, 800-39, and 800-137
Provide guidance and recommendations concerning the impact to client risk management processes of new or revised IC and DoD policies, directives, and guidance
Promote an understanding and use of Enterprise Security Services (ESS) to enable consistent, efficient, and effective security control implementation throughout the System Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
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.
Hold a current, active and maintain a TS/SCI U.S. Government security clearance
Bachelor s Degree in Information Technology, Information Systems Security, Cybersecurity, or related field
5 years of relevant consulting or industry experience
Proven experience effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectives
Demonstrated ability to write clearly, succinctly, and in a manner that appeals to a wide audience
Proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation creation tools, as well as Internet research tools
Hold or earn an IAT/IAM Level III security certification within 6 months of hire. Certifications include: CISSP, CISM, CISA, CASP, CCNP Security, GCED, GCIH, or GSLC.
Strong communication skills and the ability to advise clients on technical designs, implementations, and solutions to protect against cyber security attacks
A&A (RMF) SME with experience engineering and/or architecting cyber security solutions
Understanding of cyber defensive architecture and technologies required to protect, detect, and respond to cyber threats and attacks
Understanding of fundamental cloud computing concepts
Knowledge of and experience with Federal security policies, regulations, standards, and processes including FISMA, FIPS, ICD, NIST, & CNSSI.
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