Posted by: Sierra7 on Sep 19, 2023
Falls Church , VA
Why Join Sierra7?
Sierra7 is a Small Disabled Veteran Owned Business. We were founded in 2009 with the mission of "Serving those who Serve". We recently received the DAV (Disabled American Veteran) award. Also, Sierra7 is ranked No. 457 out of 5,000 fastest growing private companies in America by Inc. Apply today and help us with our mission of "Serving those who Serve".
Benefits: 401K Legal Assistance Medical/Dental/Vision Financial Wellness FSA (Flexible Spending Account) Paid Time Off (PTO) HSA (Health Savings Account) Federal Holidays Life Insurance, Voluntary Life Insurance, Voluntary Short- and Long-Term Disability Education Reimbursement Additional Supplemental Medical Benefits LinkedIn Learning This is a fully remote position.
About this role:
Sierra7, Inc. seeks a Functional Area Expert II with experience and deep knowledge of business, functional, and technical areas/disciplines and can conduct research on special areas.
The Functional Area Expert will be part of the support team on a Government Zero Trust Architecture (ZTA) initiative. The foundational tenet of the Zero Trust Model is that no actor, system, network, or service operating outside or within the security perimeter is trusted. ZTA is an enterprise cybersecurity architecture with Zero Trust concepts focused on component relationships, workflow planning, and access policies. The program's priority is to achieve operational excellence by implementing a discipline of security excellence.
Position Responsibilities: Be a part of a team that will define, develop, and implement the various guidelines for dealing with PII information to maintain the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the information Experience in information security and assurance principles Perform documentation reviews of system documentation and controls assessment. Produce and deliver detailed assessment findings Maintain open communication with government site personnel and government task leadership.
Experience and deep knowledge of business, functional, and technical areas/disciplines and be able to conduct research on special areas. Experience with proposing new solutions to problems in the areas of their functional expertise. Demonstrate the ability to work and analyze independently and as part of a team. Strong interpersonal and client-facing skills with experience interfacing with senior government officials Attending meetings (may require travel) related to this order, as applicable. Strong communication skills - writing, speaking, listening Other Tasks as needed
Qualifications: A bachelor's degree in Degree in engineering or a related scientific or technical discipline is required. Eight (8) years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education Ten (10) years of experience Public Trust Clearance or the ability to obtain one Experience working with Government agencies (preferred) Knowledge of the Federal cyber security requirements and guidance, including Zero Trust Architecture and industry best practices for security architecture and operations, a plus
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