Information Assurance Analyst

Location: Leesburg, VA
Date Posted: 11-21-2017
ClearFocus Technologies, a fast-growing cybersecurity services company is looking an experienced Information Assurance Analyst to perform assessments based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework on a part time basis.  We are looking for a cybersecurity professional that has had experience performing assessments base on NIST security controls for commercial companies or for the federal government, or may have experience performing HIPPA or PCI assessments.  We are looking for a consultant with excellent communication and client facing skills that can work with our clients to provide a comprehensive security assessment, and provide actionable recommendations to improve a company’s security posture. 
Responsibilities will include the following:
  • Interviewing organizations to determine existing security policies and controls.
  • Assess a company’s security posture based on the NIST Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity
  • Provide a comprehensive assessment of deficiencies base on the 5 core NIST Cybersecurity Framework functions
  • Provide actionable consultation on how to remediate deficiencies and a detail assessment report.
  • Provide follow up consultation as needed.
Requirements:
  • Minimum 5 experience performing cybersecurity assessments.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.  Must have a consultative persona.
  • Ability to work independently
  • One or more cybersecurity certifications (CISSP preferred)
  • A prior technical background in networking, system administrator or software development.
  • Fast learner with a technical aptitude
  • BA/BS degree preferable
  • Must be a US Citizen
 
Work Authorization:
  • US Citizen
 
 
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