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Cybersecurity Analyst - Senior

Washington, District of Columbia, United States - RemoteWashingtonDistrict of ColumbiaUnited StatesNorth America

Maveris is an IT and cybersecurity services company committed to helping organizations create secure digital solutions to accelerate their mission. We are Veteran-owned and proud to serve customers across the Federal Government and private sector. We have an opening for a full-time, permanent Cybersecurity Analyst - Senior to join our talented, dynamic team. The Senior Cybersecurity Analyst supports a program that provides cybersecurity services for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). This team supports areas such security control assessments, development of assessment automation solutions, and security architecture analysis.

Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Duties

As a Cybersecurity Analyst - Senior supporting Maveris programs, you will be trusted to lead the delivery of our IT products and services. In this role, you will help lead and manage a team who evaluates systems for security compliance and provides findings to VA leadership.

  • Provides security guidance for VA systems looking to obtain authority to operate (ATOs)
  • Provides technical, management, and operational security control guidance
  • Analyzes implemented security controls to determine effectiveness and the extent to which the controls meet the intended security and privacy requirements for the system and organization
  • Ensures each security control and associated implementation details are accurate and security artifacts are uploaded to the VA GRC system
  • Reviews and updates all artifacts to ensure accuracy and compliance with applicable ATO standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Helps system owners develop plan of action and milestones (POA&Ms) for controls not being met
  • Works closely with ISOs, ISSOs, and systems stewards to achieve longer term ATOs
  • Prepares ATO compliance and security assessment reports and helps to present finding and recommendations to VA stakeholders

Requirements

  • Experience with leading and managing teams of cybersecurity analysts.
  • Knowledge of cybersecurity and privacy principles and organizational requirements (relevant to confidentiality, integrity, availability, authentication, non-repudiation).
  • Knowledge of system and application security threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Knowledge of Personally Identifiable Information (PII), Payment Card Industry (PCI), and Personal Health Information (PHI) data security standards.
  • Experience with Cybersecurity policy, risk management, and threat mitigation.
  • Experience with using the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) to help systems achieve ATOs within the Federal government is preferred.
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, electronics engineering, or other engineering or technical discipline
  • Certifications such as CISSP, CISM, SCA, and CISA are preferred
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong planning, organizational, and time management skills
  • Analytical and conceptual thinking skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a team of peers and utilize productivity tools such as MS Teams to keep communications and teams organized

Benefits

Maveris attracts and retains talent of the highest caliber by offering opportunities to work in exciting and challenging environments surrounded by bright minds. Our employees are our most prized asset and are rewarded with highly competitive compensation and a top-tier benefits package, including:

  • 401(k) with company contribution
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off

About Maveris

Maveris offers exceptional, mission-focused solutions to organizations facing highly complex IT, digital, and cyber security challenges. Our success is achieved by maintaining an environment of trust where people are encouraged to reach their fullest potential. Every candidate that applies to Maveris brings something unique to the table, and because our team is diverse, we consistently meet our goals and exceed client expectations. If you are a highly-motivated person with a willingness to learn, we invite you to apply today to join our team!

To learn more about employee benefits visit www.maveris.com.For company updates and the latest job postings check us out on LinkedIn.If you'd like to read about some of our research and projects head over to Maveris Labs.Want a more behind the scenes view? Check out our blog Maveris Insights to learn more about the team behind the solutions.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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