2 days old

Sr. Information Assurance/Security Policy Engineer (ATO/RMF)

Grundy, VA 24614
Apply Now
Apply on the Company Site
Business Group Highlights

Trusted Solutions

Perspectas Trusted Solutions Group (TSG) is a leader in shaping the trusted environment and providing a spectrum of services and solutions such as verifying identity, issuing credentials, establishing and monitoring access, evaluating trustworthiness, identifying and investigating fraud. Leveraging our nationwide footprint and broad base in the federal, civilian and intelligence sectors, TSG supports the customers mission-essential requirements and most sensitive decisions.


  • Provide consulting for the design, development, and deployment of ongoing assessments, authorizations, and other Information Assurance (IA) initiatives
  • Prepares documentation from information obtained using accepted guidelines (e.g., ATO, RMF).
  • Assess secure development approaches, requirements, and evaluating existing solutions and providing strategic direction towards enhancements
  • Designs, develops and implements security requirements and contingency plans.
  • Conducts security program audits and develops solutions to lessen identified risks
  • Provide continuous monitoring to enforce client security policy and procedures and create processes that will provide increased visibility to system owners on impacts to the security posture
  • Ensure system security measures comply with applicable government policies
  • Monitor configuration management changes and assess the impact of modifications and vulnerabilities for each system
  • Ensure that system security requirements are addressed throughout the system lifecycle
  • Ensure effective controls and processes are in place to maintain a strong system security posture.
  • Evaluates, develops tests, integrates, and enhances security requirements, policy and tools.
  • Perform vulnerability/risk assessment analyses to support Assessment & Authorization (A&A) activities and to develop risk mitigation strategies.
  • Develop, maintain, and facilitate the appropriate closure and remediation of POA&Ms
  • Understand Cloud security and related application security controls.
  • Manage the day to day functions of the Risk Assessment Program.
  • Perform technical testing of controls for assurance and validation of IT asset compliance.
  • Assist security team with remediation planning for current and future security vulnerabilities and ensure identified gaps have been appropriately addressed to mitigate or transfer risks.
  • Ability to communicate with and relate to all levels of management, and technical/non-technical audiences as required.


  • Requires 8 to 10 years in InfoSec with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD.
  • Active Top Secret clearance required
  • BS in Information Technology or Information Security desired
  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification (s) (i.e., CISSP, CISM)
  • Experience with Cloud implementations and environments
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with information security standards, policies and practices NIST SP 800-53 rev4, SP 800-37 rev2, FIPS-199, NIST 800-171
  • Excellent writing, documentation, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience writing information system security documentation (System Security Plans (SSP), Plans of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms).
  • Experience using vulnerability assessment tools (NESSUS, ACAS) and analyzing results
  • Experience using eMASS.
  • Experience designing, developing, implementing, and enforcing security requirements.
  • Expertise preparing Security Test and Evaluation plans.
  • Experience developing security plans and contingency plans.
  • Familiar with developing, testing, configuring, and integrating security tools.
  • Skilled in conducting security audits and developing mitigations to identified risks. Has conducted vulnerability assessments
  • ACAS, EMASS, RMF Process, STIG Scans, IA Requirements

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-04-12 Expires: 2021-05-11

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

  • Salary Questions

    Find out how your paycheck compares by industry, function, location, and more.

    Check Right Now

  • Tips for ABLE Grads

    From creating the perfect resume to nailing the interview, this article is a must-read before you start your Job Hunt.

    Get Started Now

  • Set Up Your Job Alerts

    Be alerted when a job is posted that fits your professional criteria.

    Set Up Your Alerts Right Now

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Sr. Information Assurance/Security Policy Engineer (ATO/RMF)

Grundy, VA 24614

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast