My Shortlist

Your shortlisted jobs will appear here. To view your shortlist, please login or register

DATE ADDED: Thu 11/10/2018

Cybersecurity Consultant

Reston, USA


Job Description

Security Consultant

The primary responsibility of the Security Consultant is to provide subject matter expertise to our customers across a wide range of security disciplines. The candidate should be well versed in the Risk Management process and familiar with security frameworks outlined in NIST 800-53 and SANS Critical Security Controls. A strong understanding of how to apply the principles of Information Security in a variety of circumstances is a must.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Identifying and evaluating complex business and technology risks, internal controls which mitigate risks, and related opportunities for internal control improvement for our customers
  • Leading and/or participating in client interviews to complete a security assessment or program review
  • Drafting formal risk assessments, policies, procedures, white papers, or other documentation as necessary
  • Building and nurturing positive working relationships with clients with the intention to exceed client expectations
  • Assist with developing, managing, and executing project plans and timelines for key deliverables
  • Experience creating templates and executing vulnerability and policy scans utilizing Tenable SecurityCenter
  • Proven track record of experience in implementing and configuring a Tripwire solution

Experience and Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Information Systems or relevant discipline is preferred
  • One or more of the following certifications: CISSP, SANS GIAC, Security+, etc
  • Familiarity with leading security industry standards such as NIST 800-53 and SANS CSCs
  • Familiarity with regulatory compliance standards such as DFARS, PCI-DSS, and SOX
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Information Security and Network Architecture concepts
  • Demonstrated ability to assume sole and independent responsibilities
  • Ability to keep track of numerous detail-intensive, independent tasks and ensure accurate completion
  • Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • Demonstrated ability to write business and technical reports
  • Excellent presentation skills with the ability to present to technical, management and business stakeholders
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to present and discuss technical information in a way that's understandable for non-technical audiences
  • Strategic thinking and relationship management

Travel Requirements:

  • 0% to 10% nationwide travel

Company Description
Our Company

Founded by a Fortune 500 Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) CyberSheath exists to meet your needs for cyber security solutions. We live in the white space between what OEM product manufacturers say their software can do for you and the bureaucratic, political and budgetary realities of your day to day operations. Our employees have been in your shoes and know how to move the needle on cyber security compliance and operational effectiveness.

Role: Cybersecurity Consultant
Job Type:
Location: Reston,

Apply for this job now.