Deloitte Security Controls Assessor(SCA) - TS/SCI in Springfield, Virginia

Are you passionate about cyber and security challenges in information technology, associated with threats and vulnerabilities? Are you are interested in a role that offers an opportunity to provide front line support to our Federal clients? If yes, then Deloitte s Cyber Risk team could be the place for you! Join our team of Cyber Risk professionals who collaborate with government agencies, IT professionals, and clients to support cyber security and risk consulting engagements.

Work you ll do

As a Security Control Assessor in the Cyber Risk group you will:

Perform and document security control assessments within the Security Assessment Report (SAR) as defined in the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process to include an assessment results evaluation, security control compliance, vulnerability audit, risk mitigation recommendations, and technical/non-technical findings.

Assess system (host, network, enterprise applications, mobility, and cloud) security risks and compliance to DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) through the test plans and procedures of security controls.

Perform testing of security controls through manual tests, test analysis, web assessment software, vulnerability scanning, penetration testing, and automated scripting.

Manage and conduct security control assessments with regards to Client, IC, and DoD policies and guidelines to support Information System Owners (ISOs) and testing of Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) requirements.

Develop and manage Standard Operation Procedures (SOPs), Concept of Operations (CONOPs), technical documentation, status and active reports, summaries, briefings, manuals, and responses to client action items and tasks.

The Team

Transparency, innovation, collaboration, sustainability: these are the hallmark issues shaping Federal government initiatives today. Deloitte s Federal practice is passionate about making an impact with lasting change. Carrying out missions in the Federal practice requires fresh thinking and a creative approach. We collaborate with teams from across our organization in order to bring the full breadth of Deloitte, its commercial and public sector expertise, to best support our clients. Our aspiration is to be the premier integrated solutions provider in helping to transform the Federal marketplace.



DoD 8570 IT Security Certification to include CISSP, CISA, or CISM.

Active Top Secret security clearance and the ability to obtain and maintain TS/SCI

Ability to demonstrate managing the client relationship, presenting sensitive information to decision makers, and providing strong problem-solving and decision-making skills.

Risk Management Framework (RMF) experience as it relates to web assessments, vulnerability scans, and penetration tests.

Knowledge of cyber defensive architecture and technologies required to protect, detect, and respond to cyber threats and attacks.

Strong communication skills related to advising clients on technical design, implementation, and cyber risk management solutions.

Bachelor s degree and 2 years of experience in cyber security.


Prior professional services or federal consulting experience

Bachelor s Degree

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