Kforce

Cyber Security Specialist

3+ months agoReston, VA

Responsibilities

Kforce has a client in search of a Cyber Security Specialist in Reston, VA.Key Tasks:

  • Performs security assessments of systems and networks within the system and identifies where those systems and/or networks deviate from acceptable configurations, policies, or procedures
  • Reviews Acquisition Requirement Package (ARP), analyzes and defines IT security requirements
  • Responsible for determining and interpreting cybersecurity policy as directed by enterprise information security standards
  • Develops and implements information security standards and procedures
  • Assists in the implementation of the required government policy (i.e., Risk Management Framework (RMF)
  • Supports projects, prepares reports, and analyses to determine system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility
  • Validates established security requirements and recommends additional security requirements and safeguards as required
  • Works on high-visibility or mission critical aspects of a given program and performs all functional duties independently
  • May oversee the efforts of less senior staff and/or be responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job
  • Additional duties as assigned


Skills

  • Bachelor's degree and 8-10 years of experience may be substituted in lieu of degree
  • MA/MS degree preferred
  • Must have 6+ years of experience with a minimum of 3 years of RMF experience required
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."