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Information Assurance/RMF Engineer - Secret Clearance

Job Title
Information Assurance/RMF Engineer - Secret Clearance
Job ID
Fort Belvoir,  VA 22060
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Information Assurance/RMF Engineer

Fort Belvoir, VA

Secret Clearance Required


Talent Orchard has been retained by DEI as their outsourced recruiting organization to manage their hiring process and we are searching for an Information Assurance Engineer with an active Secret Clearance for an exciting role at Fort Belvoir, VA.  Our client specializes in modernizing information technology systems by re-engineering existing systems to harness the full power of emerging technologies and proven innovations to serve the business needs of their customers.



This IA Engineer should be a Department of Defense (DoD) Risk Management Framework (RMF) expert in order to lead various IT security risk management tasks and policy oversight across the Agency, in a high-paced, dynamic environment.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Running ACAS scans, SCAP scans and manually going through STIG checklists.
  • Very strong technical experience on Microsoft.
  • Helping with the preparation of the Security Assessment Plan.
  • Expert with a complete security control validation and assessment of a system or network to address known threats and vulnerabilities. The evaluation must consider and identify impacts as well as consideration of existing risk mitigation strategies.
  • Developing Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) based on the assessment results.
  • Ensure traceability of all vulnerabilities from raw assessment results to the POA&M.
  • Conducting required vulnerability analysis to support mitigation and residual risk determination.
  • Assisting with eMASS data entry requirements.
  • Supporting the continuous monitoring program as necessary when Information System Continous Monitoring (ISCM) results will be used to support continuing authorization requirements or ongoing authorizations.


Required Qualifications:

  • BA/BS and/or combination work experience
  • 7 years of experience in Information Assurance
  • US Citizen with Secret Clearance 
  • DoD 8570 IAM Level III certification: CISM, CISSP, GSLC
  • High level to expert level of understanding of RMF accreditation packages
  • Solid experience in all steps of the RMF process
  • Expert in evaluating security controls and compliance on a variety of hardware and software systems
  • Expert with eMASS
  • Experience with assessing ACAS scans and importing into eMASS
  • Experience with writing SSPs
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively independently as well as within a team environment
  • Demonstrated a strong work ethic and ability and willingness to take on new challenges


Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Software Security Engineering
  • CISSP Certification
  • CAP Certification
  • Reading and interpreting network and dataflow diagrams
  • Experience with PPSM requirements


Talent Orchard LLC is an SBA (8A), Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business, and Woman Business Enterprise Certified firm that provides the following services to clients in the commercial and public service sectors:

  •  Human Capital
  •  Professional Services
  •  Accounting/Audit Readiness
  •  Network/Cyber Security & IT Infrastructure
  • Software Development/Engineering

Established in 2010, Talent Orchard has an exceptional reputation, providing staffing solutions to time-sensitive, talent scarcity issues to deliver better talent management ROI.  Our specialty lies in the critical area of program talent acquisition and resource management, not in one narrow skillset, but across many areas of technical and functional delivery.

To learn more about our other exciting opportunities, visit our Jobs Page at www.talentorchard.com.


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