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FISMA Application Tester

Baltimore, MD

Job Type: Contract To Hire
Job Id : 310869
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Position Summary

Our client is a premier technology integrator with approximately 33,000 employees worldwide. With a strong commitment to supporting programs of national importance, our client is able to help solve our country’s most significant problems. They are currently looking for a FISMA Application Tester to join their incredible team.

This is a full-time, permanent opportunity with a comprehensive benefits package.

Responsibilities of the FISMA Application Tester:

  • Assess security controls for various systems
  • Assess application security and test vulnerabilities 
  • Assist with process improvement/automation of assessments
  • Evaluate information systems for adherence to information security standards
  • Evaluate information system design for information security
  • Audit systems, analyze potential vulnerabilities, and identify ways to mitigate risk
  • Conduct periodic assessments of contractor facilitates 

Requirements of the FISMA Application Tester:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred, and may be substituted for some years of experience
  • At least 5 years of application testing experience
  • Experience with an application penetration testing tool
  • Knowledge of OWASP Top 10
  • Experience in Unix/Linux and Windows systems
  • Strong understanding of network and information protection systems  
  • Understanding of system privacy controls, security design, and systems hardening
  • Exceptional collaboration and communication skills, written and verbal
  • Experience with information systems security best practices
  • Must be available to travel up to 25% 

Keywords: FISMA Application Tester, Penetration Testing, OWASP Top 10, Unix, Linux, Windows, Network Security, Information Security, Privacy Controls, Security Design, Systems Hardening

Job ID: 310869

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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