Cybersecurity Policy Administrator - Cloud

Location: Radford, VA
Date Posted: 10-16-2018
EDC is seeking a Cybersecurity Policy Administrator - Cloud opportunity in Radford, VA.
Experience:  A total of at least 3-5 years of experience as a Cybersecurity Policy Administrator  
Required Certifications:  
  1. DoD 8570.1M IAM level II (i.e., CISSP) certification is required
  2. Computing Environment (CE) Certification (i.e., MCSE, Server+, etc.) – can be waived for 30 days after project join date.
Position Requirements: 
This position is for a Cybersecurity Policy Administrator supporting the ALTESS commercial cloud services infrastructure.  ALTESS is a managed service provider for Army and DoD IT systems and plans to offer managed cloud services in Microsoft Azure followed closely by Amazon Web Services.
  • Build new cloud based data center services environments for DoD cloud initiatives.
  • Serve as overall subject matter expert on Cybersecurity Policy Administration.
  • Work between technical and policy teams to implement, maintain, and monitor technical security configuration controls, including: STIGs, SRGs, and other industry security hardening guidance.
  • Work between technical and policy teams to successfully implement and manage requirements for maintaining cloud P-ATO, ATO, and security control inheritance capabilities.
  • Collaborate with internal and external parties to transform high-level technical objectives into comprehensive technical requirements.
  • Act as the IASO for hosted systems, assuming the responsibilities as outlined in AR 25-2. 
  • Assist hosted customers in obtaining and maintaining RMF for DOD IT and other certifications as required.
  • Update and/or assist the hosted system's personnel in updating artifacts of the accreditation package and store the artifacts in organizationally defined repository; i.e., system diagram (logical and physical) Hardware/Software/Firmware Inventory, Interface & Ports, Protocols and Services listing, etc.
  • Assist in the preparation of network infrastructure specifications or designs incorporating required information security features.
  • Review and evaluate Information Systems Design Plans, Continuity of Operation Plans, Communication Plans, engineering change proposals and configuration changes for compliance with relevant security regulations, policies, and best industry practice.
Required skills:  
  • Mid to senior level Cybersecurity Policy Administrator experience in a cloud environment
  • DoD 8570.1M IAM level II certification is required.  
    • Resource must possess both Baseline and Computing Environment certification as defined in DoD Instruction 8570.01M. 
  • The Computing Environment certification can include CompTIA Server+, Microsoft, RedHat, or Solaris professional certifications or training as defined in DoDi 8570.01M
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience effectively managing multiple large-scale projects
  • Experience automating routine administrative tasks desired
  • Understanding of network, storage, server, and application technologies
  • Working knowledge of DoD STIGs, and IA Vulnerability Management (IAVM)
 Location: Radford, VA

About EDC Consulting 
Headquartered in Tysons Corner, VA, EDC Consulting LLC (EDC) is a leading small business provider of enterprise solutions and strategic business support to the Federal Government.  With more than 150 employees and over 100 client engagements, EDC has extensive experience designing, developing, implementing and maintaining complex business systems and software solutions for a wide range of Department of Defense, civilian Federal, state and local and commercial entities.  EDC is an Oracle Platinum Partner, SAP Partner, Edge Partner, and Premier Business Partner of the IBM Corporation. EDC Consulting was recognized in Washington Technology Magazine’s “Fast 50” list of Washington DC’s fastest growing companies and has consistently been named to Inc. 500 magazine’s list of the nation’s fastest growing privately held companies. 
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