Powertek Corporation

9420 Key West Ave
Rockville , MD

CyberSecurity Specialist

Powertek Corporation
Rockville, MD Full-time
Posted on November 8, 2018

CyberSecurity Specialist- C&A

Create and maintain Implementation Plan and Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) mitigation for system (software) accreditation packages going to an external cloud environment
Review Systems Security Plans (SSP) for and make recommendations
Support management of assets in eMASS for accreditation, Federal Information security Management Act (FISMA) Cyberscope for all FISMA audit compliance taskers
Ability to collect information from various sources and assess a systems suitablity for assess only (cloud preferred) 

About the Customer:

The U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC) is the primary Department of Defense (DoD) technical organization for non-medical chemical and biological defense.  ECBC has provided chemical and biological solutions to the warfighter for nearly a century. 

Powertek’s Role:

Powertek, part of the 3VESTA, LLC partnership, supports ECBC by providing efficient, advanced and scalable networks for their research, development, engineering and testing activities.  Our missions are aligned…we keep the network safe, secure and accessible to the ECBC engineers, scientists and technicians, so they can make ECBC the global leader in ChemBio technology.

Great work environment: Enjoy program management that stays “plugged in” to the mission, while championing teamwork and recognizing individual contributions.  We offer first shift convenience, flexible scheduling and alternative work schedules (AWS).  Some positions even offer telework opportunities, to help with handling life’s little demands outside of work.  At Powertek, we embrace Army values, support the warfighter and support you! 


 Required Travel: 10%

Are customer-oriented and like technology challenges.
Ability to create and maintain Implementation Plan and conduct Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) mitigation
Ability to be flexible, learn and adapt with the organization to emerging processes (e.g. Assess Only)

Experience taking information systems/software through the RMF Assess and Authorization and Connection Approval Processes.  (MIL cloud experience a plus)
Experience with development of Plan or Actions and Milestones (POAM) and mitgating deficiencies
Experience with DoD/DISA Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS) a plus 
Experience working with third-party assessment teams for evaluation, critique and corrective actions

Active Secret clearance 
8570.01 Compliant for IAM-II (CISSP, CASP or equivalent)
3-5 years of progressive HANDS ON experience in certification and accreditation support or RMF project leadership capacity