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Associate Security Consultant

Job Tracking ID:  KTTS-17-105
Location:   Chantilly, VA
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  December 02, 2019
Radford Job Code: 06901-06906
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Job Description:

Kratos Cybersecurity Services is seeking an Associate Security Consultant, and the selectee will have demonstrated experience and ability to do the following:

  • Develop Security Authorization Packages that are compliant with FedRAMP and DoD requirements under the supervision of senior staff members. Package components include: System Security Plans, Contingency Plans, Configuration Management Plans, Incident Response Plans, Privacy Impact Assessments, Security Assessment Plans, and Security Assessment Reports.
  • Assist in the review and analysis of Security Authorization Packages for completeness and compliance with FedRAMP and DoD requirements.
  • Participate in client interviews to complete Security Authorization Packages and Security Assessments.
  • Ensure existing systems Security Authorization Packages remain up to date throughout the life cycle.
  • Provide review and analysis of vulnerability scan results from tools such as Nessus, Qualys, AppDetective, WebInspect, IBM AppScan, Burp Suite, etc.
Experience and Skills:

• Bachelors degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or relevant discipline, or relevant work experience.
• 1 to 3 years of experience with the requirements or responsibilities listed above is highly desirable, but not required.
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal with strong presentation skills.
• Demonstrated skills in the entire Microsoft desktop suite (Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.).
• Team player able to work well with others in a collaborative manner and is a self-starter.
• Demonstrated familiarity with NIST 800 series guidelines (800-30, 800-37, 800-53 and 53A, 800-60, etc.) is desirable.
• Broad based IT background with a technical understanding of networks, protocols, security configurations, cryptography, identity and access management, and the systems development life cycle. A demonstrated ability to translate technical materials and issues into non-technical/layman terms, desired.
• Ideal candidate will be in the process of completing or have one or more of the following certificates; CISSP, CEH, CAP, Security +, GSEC, etc, desired.

Additional Information:
Job Level:   Entry Level (less than 2 years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:   At least 1 Year
Level of Education:   Any
Starting Date :   ASAP