Senior FISMA Security Assessor in BALTIMORE, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/7/2018

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Job Description

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 Senior FISMA Security Assessor to join their incredible team.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Senior FISMA Security Assessor:

  • Assess security controls and contribute to process improvement and automation
  • Document assessments and findings in a timely fashion in accordance with client requirements
  • Evaluate information system design, with a focus on information security and accreditation with NIST RMF

Requirements of the Senior FISMA Security Assessor:

  • At least 5 years of experience with NIST RMF (degree can sub for some years)
  • CISSP, HCISPP, CISA, or equivalent industry certification
  • Understanding of PaaS, IaaS, and SaaS
  • Understanding of relational and NoSQL database systems operations
  • Understanding of DevOps best practices
  • Understanding of system privacy controls, security design, and systems hardening methods
  • Experience and proficiency in report writing
  • Experience in Unix/Linux and Windows platforms
  • Experience with program/information security best practices
  • Clear and effective communication skills, verbal and written
  • Motivated self-starter with strong attention to detail
  • Organized and a team player
  • Ability to travel up to 25%

Keywords: Senior FISMA Security Assessor, NIST RMF, CISSP, HCISSP, CISA, DevOps, Unix, Linux, Windows, Information Security

Job ID: 313029

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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