Cmptg Sec & Info Prot Spec -Top Secret, Chantilly, VA 20151
Description: PDS is seeking a Computing Security & Information Protection Specialist for an open position in Chantilly, VA 20151. This position requires an active TS/SCI security clearance, for which the US Government requires US citizenship. 12 months In your role you will:
Lead a diverse team of computing security specialists in support of a multi-site programs and rely on their security and information technology background to evaluate computing/information security vulnerabilities and develop response plans to mitigate identified risks
Lead the development and deployment of computing and information security requirements, policies, standards, guidelines and procedures with multiple stakeholder organizations, program/system or unique requirements.
Evaluates and responds to emerging security issues.
Evaluates capability risk/gaps and takes and/or coordinates action to meet objectives.
Analyze security situations, environmental factors and business objectives.
Advises on a broad range of information security issues and interprets data protection requirements.
Leads the development of security plans to meet assurance or protection requirements.
Provide consultation and advice on computing security issues
Develop information security training materials and processes used to brief general and privileged users
Analyze new technologies, both hardware and software, to determine security vulnerabilities and determine mitigations
Develop security plans and associated ICD 503 documentation
Work comfortably and efficiently in a dynamic environment with demanding deadlines to ensure that customer needs are met and effectively promoted in policy and security standards
Technical bachelor’s degree and typically 9 or more years’ related work experience or a Master’s degree with typically 7 or more years’ or a PhD degree with typically 4 or more years’ related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A technical degree is defined as any four year degree, or greater, in a mathematic, scientific or information technology field of study.
Also, intent is to convert to employee should candidate and position be a good match.