Cyber Security Controls Assessor - Remote / Telecommute

Depends on Experience

Contract: W2, Independent, Corp-To-Corp

  • Work from home


  • Assessor
  • Azure
  • Cyber Security
  • Cybersecurity
  • Information Assurance
  • Information Systems

Job Description

We are looking for Cyber Security Controls Assessor - Remote / Telecommute for our client in Oakland, CA
Job Title: Cyber Security Controls Assessor - Remote / Telecommute
Job Location: Oakland, CA
Job Type: Contract
Job Description:
Pay Range $65hr - $70hr
  • This position will be responsible for engaging with project teams, and collaborate with other parts of the Cybersecurity group, Information Technology partners, and experts in the lines of business to identify threats through our vendor security risk assessments, create strategies to better protect technology assets, and deploy technologies and processes to put those strategies into action. 
  • This position will contribute to strategically manage risk and proactively adapt to evolving threats and business needs from our third-party vendors. 
  • This includes performing risk assessments, evaluating and assigning security controls, assisting with the development, design, vendor risk management, and technical experience are all important skill sets for this position.
Qualifications Minimum:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in job-related discipline or equivalent experience.
  • 5 years of combined IT, critical infrastructure, intelligence, and/or cyber/information security work experience.
  • Experience with enterprise security in a complex, multi-platform environment including SCADA, ICS, and other complex technology platforms.
  • Experience with regulatory requirements (Nerc-CIP, SOX, FCC, SB 1386/1746, etc.)
  • Utility industry and/or operational technology experience strongly preferred.
  • Cyber/information security management policies, procedures, regulations and governance processes, Information Systems/Network Security, System Security Analysis, Information Assurance Compliance.
  • Risk management techniques, technological trends and developments in cyber/information security, systems/software development, engineering, integration, testing and evaluation and operating systems.
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Manager (CISM), Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), or equivalent.
  • Expert of Cybersecurity best practices and standards (e.g. NIST, ISO, etc.).
  • Expert of computer networking concepts and protocols, and network security methodologies.
  • Expert of cloud security concepts, including experience with public cloud (e.g. AWS, Microsoft Azure, etc.) and implementation experience.
  • Utility industry experience.
  • Experience in IT-Information Technology security, multi-platform, or related.
  • Experience in Operational Technology security.