IT Security Specialist
at Mindbank

Date Posted: 7/17/2018

Job Description

Mindbank Consulting Group has an immediate need for an Information Technology Security Specialist.

Information Technology Security Specialist Requirements:

• Should understand, or be able to grasp quickly the FISMA guidance and assessments in a civilian Federal environment. Should understand, or be able to grasp quickly the FISMA and FISMA assessment processes, especially as defined in the most recent revisions of NIST SP 800-53 and NIST SP 800-53A.
• Proven experience writing hybrid controls which pass A&A assessments.
• Knowledge of NOAA and DOC IT security policies preferred; otherwise, proven ability to read, learn, understand, and apply policy quickly.
• Must understand the roles and responsibilities of the ISSO, the SO, and the AO in a Federal IT security system; should understand, or be able to grasp quickly the roles and responsibilities of the ISSO, the SO, and the AO in NOS.
• Proficiency in verbal and written communications.
• Proficiency in interpersonal skills.
• Proficiency in handling multiple tasks concurrently.
• Proficiency in project and time management.
• Ability to facilitate collaboration.
• Ability to adjust to changing priorities.
• Proven experience (minimum 2 years) writing developing processes, procedures and best practices.
• Proven experience (minimum 3 years) writing FISMA controls which pass A&A assessments in a Federal environment.
• Proven experience (minimum 1 year) assisting in the development of training curricula for multiple types of security training supporting management and technical staff.
• Proven experience developing training.

Why should you work for Mindbank?

Mindbank has been providing business solutions to Fortune 1000 companies and government agencies for over two decades. We provide IT Services Supplemental Staffing, Specialized/On-Demand Recruiting, Supplemental Human Resources Services, Vendor Management Solutions, and Outplacement Services.

Our nationwide presence offers consultants many interesting assignments locally and around the country. As a Mindbank consultant, you have choices. You advise us for which companies you are most interested in working. We never submit your resume to any company without your prior permission. You determine if you want a full-time or a part-time position, or if you would like to take time off between assignments. We want our relationship with you to last; therefore we listen carefully to your preferences and work hard to match you with the perfect opportunity.

We also offer:

• Competitive Compensation
• Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
• 401K Plan
• Education Reimbursement
• Employment Options
• Market Strength – Quality Reputation
• Our Commitment to our employees and clients

Mindbank Consulting is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.

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About Us

Mindbank Consulting Group, a Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB), has been serving the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area with IT consulting solutions for over 31 years! Mindbank has helped hundreds of clients solve some of the most complex IT problems through the strategic implementation of solutions and resources. Our clients include US Federal agencies, State & Local Governments, Tribal Organizations, Fortune 1000 companies, as well as Small Businesses, and we strive to provide support that helps these organizations achieve their mission. We are guided by our core purpose and values.

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