Senior Privacy and Security Consultant


Raleigh, NC

Not Specified years

Posted 228 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

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We are looking for Senior Privacy and Security Consultant  for our client in Raleigh, NC 

Job Title: Senior Privacy and Security Consultant 

Job Location: Raleigh, NC 

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:

  • Client is requiring services of an IT SecurityArchitecture to assist and assess the Medicaid Enterprise System (Medicaid Reform) and review CMS requirements for the project. 
  • In addition this resource must also review the RFP, MOU and MOA for privacy, security and audit requirements.  
  • This resource must identify the risks and assist in the development of mitigation strategies, and to establish the target security/infrastructurearchitecture.

Duties include, are not limited to:

  • Author corresponding requirements, including definition of dependencies on infrastructure consolidation efforts. 
  • Define Security/Information Assurance requirements (and dependencies). 
  • Specify key architectural aspects of the architecture view, and identify other aspects that need definition. 
  • Research Best Practices for reuse, applying State IT Security and industry standards, and defining the transformation approach that transitions the current architecture to the target architecture.

Required Qualification:

  • The ideal candidate will have experienceworking with current and emerging information security technologies and development methodologies.
  • Bachelor?s degree in computer science, management information systems, or related field preferred.
  • Good analytical and creative problem solving skills, and relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals, independently performs a variety of complicated tasks, with a wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.


  • Risk Management - must be able to Identify gaps through risk management, and assist in the development of mitigation strategies.
  • Experience updating privacy and security policies based on gaps found through an assessment process.
  • Experience documenting vulnerability assessment results in a accurate, clear, actionable, and available way to appropriate personnel
  • Must be able to review & assess MES systems throughout all phases of their life cycle in an effort to identify Privacy, SecurityArchitecture
  • Must be able to serve as a knowledge base for organizations as it relates to CMS and state compliance requirements & mitigation strategies.
  • Experience Performing risk assessments based on NIST 800-53 Rev 4. HIPAA,SSA and IRS Pub 1075.
  • Experience with network mapping and vulnerability scanning tools such as NESSUS and NMAP.
  • Experience in reviewing RFP, RFQ, MOU and MOA for privacy and securityarchitecture requiremetns