Information Security Analyst in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Herndon, VA
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Are you a highly skilled Information Security Analyst? Are you interested in leveraging your cyber security expertise to support a key government contractor? If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Reston!

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with the ability to obtain a security clearance.

Responsibilities of the Information Security Analyst:

  • Provide technical analysis, risk and security assessments
  • Complete architecture and engineering tasks 
  • Ensure enterprise cyber capabilities meet threat intelligence requirements
  • Support the development of cyber security technical roadmaps
  • Serve as a cyber security thought leader 

Requirements of the Information Security Analyst:

  • Bachelor's degree and at least 8 years of IT and cyber security experience; or,
  • Master's degree and at least 6 years of equivalent experience
  • CISSP, CRISC, or equivalent security certification
  • Proven leadership experience in security and technical risk
  • Experience in cyber security architecture and design 
  • Understanding of cyber security framework and risk management framework
  • Effective problem solving and analytical skills; ability to work well under pressure
  • Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills

Keywords: Information Security Analyst, Cyber Security, Information Assurance, CISSP, CRISC, RMF, Security Clearance

Job ID: 332384

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 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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