Job Opening:

Panama FedRAMP Experienced Staff Consultant

ABOUT THE ROLE

As a Staff Consultant, you will be responsible for supporting and leading client engagements, assigning work, reviewing team contributions, and assuring quality reports are provided. You will have the opportunity to gain a variety of project experience with high profile clients, across various industries. As an added benefit, we have eliminated the strict chargeability goals, and sales pressure!

*Candidates with cloud technical skills that would be interested in learning Federal cybersecurity, and/or ISO 27001 auditors that have a strong cloud technical background and have an interest or familiarity with NIST 800-53 controls, are welcome to apply.

REPORTS TO: FISMA/FedRAMP Manager
PAY CLASSIFICATION: Full-Time

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead assessments from initiation to project closure
  • Create agendas
  • Monitor the progress of engagements and key project activity dates
  • Drive working sessions with clients to ensure expectations and direction are aligned and timelines are being met
  • Support and lead security assessments in accordance with NIST SP 800-53, 800-37, 800-171, and other authoritative IT security guidance
  • Develop Security Authorization Packages and ensure completeness and compliance with FedRAMP requirements and other authoritative IT security guidance

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

*Candidates with cloud technical skills that would be interested in learning Federal cybersecurity, and/or ISO 27001 auditors that have a strong cloud technical background and have an interest or familiarity with NIST 800-53 controls, are welcome to apply.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s degree in management information systems, information security, computer science, or relevant discipline; or combination of relevant education and work experience
  • Master’s degree is a plus

EXPERIENCE

  • Will Be Considered An Advantage: At least 1 year of experience performing information system audits or information security reviews at a Big 4, QSAC, accredited ISO 27001 certification body, or accredited FedRAMP 3PAO

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Will be considered an advantage at least one of the following: CPA, ISO 27001 LA or LI, CISA, CISM, QSA, CISSP, or other relevant certification

SKILLS

  • Ability to meet deadlines with a high degree of motivation
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
  • Ability to work individually as well as collaboratively
  • A high degree of motivation
  • IT background with technical understanding of networks, protocols, security configurations, etc.

BENEFITS 

  • Health and Life Insurance
  • Technology Allowance
  • Paid Office Closure December 24-January 1
  • Paid Holidays Schedule
  • Certification Reimbursement
  • Flexible PTO

ABOUT A-LIGN 

A-LIGN is a technology-enabled security and compliance partner trusted by more than 2,400 global organizations to confidently mitigate cybersecurity risks. We work with small businesses to global enterprises with services spanning across SOC, Penetration Testing, PCI DSS, HITRUST, ISO and privacy compliance. Our proprietary compliance management platform is transforming the compliance experience by enabling an anytime, anywhere approach to audits. For more information, visit www.A-LIGN.com.