Security Controls Assessor in Suitland-Silver Hill, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 9/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Security Controls Assessor with our industry-leading client in Suitland.

This is a contract to hire position. All applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration.

Responsibilities of the Security Controls Assessor:

  • Design, develop, review, and approve security controls assessment plan
  • Assess security controls in accordance with assessment procedures
  • Prepare security assessment report documenting issues, findings, and recommendations
  • Assemble security authorization package and submit to authorizing official 
  • Assist with remediation efforts for ongoing monitoring and risk assessment

Requirements of the Security Controls Assessor:

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline
  • Security+ or CISSP certification preferred
  • Public Trust clearance strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of NIST Special Publication 800-37
  • Experience with a federal agency strongly preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid team player

Keywords: Security Controls Assessor, Security+. CISSP, NIST, Security Assessment Reporting

Job ID: 329193

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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