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Senior Security Consultant

Job Tracking ID:  KTTS-19-001
Location:   Chantilly, VA
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  October 02, 2018
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Job Description:

As a Senior Security Consultant for Kratos SecureInfo, you will be joining a team performing security assessments and providing consulting support to assist clients in meeting FISMA and FedRAMP requirements. The ideal candidate will have a firm understanding of how to apply the principles of Information Security in a variety of circumstances and expertise translating the NIST 800-53 guidelines into common technical implementations.

• 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.
• Build a customer-focused relationship with client(s).
• Collaborate across multiple internal teams to ensure successful delivery of results based on scope of work.
• Establish standards and procedures to minimize risks.
• Demonstrate proficiency in creating proposals and SOWs, responding to RFPs.
• Present proposals to clients.
• Drive working sessions with client to ensure expectations and direction are aligned and timelines are being met.
• Demonstrate ability to lead projects through the project lifecycle from initiation to project closure.


Experience and Skills:

Minimum education level needed:

• Bachelors degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or relevant discipline, or relevant work experience.

Minimum Experience needed:

• 5 to 9 years

Additional Requirements:

• Maintain one or more of the following certificates: CISSP, CEH, CAP, Security +, GSEC, or equivalent.
• Demonstrated familiarity with NIST 800 series guidelines (800-30, 800-37, 800-53 and 53A, 800-60, etc.).
• Broad based IT background with a technical understanding of networks, protocols, security configurations, cryptography, identity and access management, and the systems development life cycle.
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal with strong presentation skills.
• Ability to translate technical materials and issues into non-technical/layman terms.
• Applies attention to detail, accuracy, and thoroughness in all work products.
• 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 who can work with minimum supervision.
• Ability to interact with clients and represent Kratos SecureInfo in a professional manner.
• Ability to successfully manage multiple tasks.
• Serve as mentor to Associate Security Consultants and Security Consultants on best practices.
• Ability to travel 25%.
• Able to obtain a clearance.


Additional Information:
Job Level:   Any
Number of Openings:   4
Years of Experience:   More than 5 Years
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP