Information Assurance Analyst
PCN Strategies - Rockville, MD

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Position: Information Assurance Analyst
Location: Lakewood, CO (Denver area)
Contract Type: Direct Hire
Key Skills: Must have FISMA and NIST experience

Description and Requirements:

The ideal candidate will be supporting the Information Assurance (IA) team to conduct risk assessments, documentation for certification and accreditation (C&A), systems analysis and hardening, vulnerability testing and scanning, incident response, and policy analysis. •
Strong experience with policy analysis. Must have 2 years working experience with NIST 800-53 controls. •
Makes recommendations for enhancements to improve efficiency, reliability, and security within a federal government or state agency. •
Supporting C&A activities, including conducting ongoing monitoring of compliance with required IA controls. •
Conduct engineering analysis and evaluation for security-related hardware, software, and network component evaluations. •
Keep abreast of emerging security technologies and make appropriate recommendations regarding their implementation. •
Track and document reports relating to the information systems audit function.

The end client is MSHA (Mine Safety Health Administration) under DOL. The IA Analyst will be supporting the ISO office in Arlington, VA on a small team of 4. Their duties are mostly on the documentation/policy side. However, if they are interested in growing they are encouraged to learn other duties within ISO….in a small team this is highly needed.

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