Security Assessor

Security Certification at level 2 of the 8570, experience with NIST 800-53 policies
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Seeking a Security Assessor in support of multiple systems within a large federal government agency. Candidate should have a background in technology with a strong history of secure technical implementations as well as an understanding of security auditing. Additionally, the candidate should have experience working with security compliance and associated industry/government standards. Candidate will work closely with a supportive and talented team of ISSOs supporting multiple agency systems. Responsibilities shall include:

  • Create memos and/or policies for management to review
  • Review and assist the ISSO s in updating documents as needed to be in line with current polices including but not limited to:
    • Privileged Users (Provisioning, Separation, and Recertification) SOPs
    • Vulnerability Scans SOPs
    • SPLUNK Audit Log Review SOPs
  • Patching SOPs
  • Service & Account Management SOPs
  • Separation of Duties SOPs
  • Training/coaching EDME personnel on how to answer and provide documentation to auditors. This includes:
    • Creating training materials
  • Scheduling and providing training sessions
  • Assisting the ISSO s in gathering documentation for auditors including but not limited to documentation per system or per security control
  • Providing policy documentation and presentations as requested

Minimum Requirements:

  • Over 10 years of experience and both a B.S. and M.S. degree. Bachelor of Science (BS) can be substituted with an additional 4 years of related experience, and a Master of Science (M.S.) can be substituted with an additional 2 years of related experience.
  • Security Certification at level 2 of the 8570
  • Minimum of 10 years specific experience with NIST 800-53 policies.
  • Experience with Security Auditing

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience with DHS 4300A a plus
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to state messages in a clear and concise manner over any form of communication
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and re-prioritize work in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in engineering IT systems (RedHat, Windows, and databases), as well as working knowledge of current technologies
  • Ability to learn an application environment to update and/or create supporting security documentation


Why work at Mythics?

Because at Mythics, YOU count! At Mythics, we have an environment that fosters creative thinking, respects your contributions, and accepts nothing less than excellence in serving our customers. We demonstrate these core principles daily through our corporate Values of Respect Empathy Excellence Fun (REEF). Our REEF values are the foundation of everything we do.

  • Comprehensive Health, Dental, and Vision plans available for you and your family
  • Premier 401k retirement plan with corporate matching and a 529 college saving plan
  • Tax-advantaged Health Savings Accounts and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account options
  • Generous PTO bank and paid holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement for continuing education
  • Engaging company events such as quarterly awards, annual kick off parties, and FUN Fridays (early release once a month)
  • Free gourmet coffee, tea, fresh fruits and healthy snacking alternatives
  • Community Service activities and charitable giving programs
  • Our GREEN approach tracking energy consumption for reduction and purchasing only environmentally friendly products for our offices


Founded in 2000, Mythics is an award-winning Oracle systems integrator, consulting firm, managed services provider and elite Oracle platinum resale partner. Our business model is all about deep knowledge of Oracle technologies and business processes . We offer procurement and Oracle systems integration expertise across the full range of Oracle cloud, software, support, hardware, engineered systems, and appliances. It s a focus that gives us the critical business experience and the Oracle technology advantage you need to succeed.


Mythics, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, medical condition, veteran status, or any other factor determined to be unlawful by federal, state, or local statutes. Mythics, Inc. will treat all employees equally with respect to compensation; opportunities for advancement, including upgrading, promotion and transfer, and all other terms and conditions of employment. This company is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, and has designed and agreed to implement an Affirmative Action Program in accordance with Executive Order 11246 and VEVRAA Final Rule. Mythics, Inc. is able to provide alternative methods of application for those who are unable to complete an online form. Please contact to arrange reasonable accommodations. To read more about your rights, please visit the Department of Labor Disability Rights Fact Sheet . For more information about Federal laws prohibiting job discrimination, please view the EEO is the Law Poster .

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4525 Main Street Suite 1500 Virginia Beach, VA, 23462

Dice Id : 10374939
Position Id : 2019-3138
Originally Posted : 6 months ago
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