Consultant for C&A certification


Lanham, MD

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 288 days ago

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Looking for a consultant for an independent C&A audit

Hours approx. 240

Location: Maryland

Security certifications a bonus.

Must be a US Citizen and available immediately. Some remote access may be available.


Primary Responsibilities:


  • Perform security analysis on new hardware, software and emerging technologies to ensure securityrisks and vulnerabilities are minimized while maximizing mission objectives;
  • Conduct a thorough assessment on technologies on behalf of stakeholders considering specific products/standards for use in an IT systems environment;
  • Research, evaluate, and recommend new and important securitytechnologies to the IT team;
  • Assist the review team and make recommendations in development of a comprehensive report used for delivering informative, accurate, and standard product assessment reviews.



  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 
  • Working knowledge of FISMA, FIPS, NIST security standards and documents.
  • Experiencewith recommending security best practices to maximize the security posture of the infrastructure
  • Working knowledge in managing Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms)
  • Working knowledge of implementing C&A requirements on many different platforms
  • Excellent writing and communication skills.

Minimum of 5years experience