• Compliance/Information Systems Security Officers with CISSP

    Job Locations US-VA-Rosslyn
    Regular Full-Time
  • About Coalfire

    Coalfire is the cybersecurity advisor that helps private and public sector organizations avert threats, close gaps, and effectively manage risk. Our professionals are among the most talented in the industry, and each and every day, they strive to provide the unbiased assessments, advice, and innovative solutions that help our clients meet their specific challenges and build long-term strategies to protect their organizations. For nearly 20 years, we’ve been on the cutting-edge of one of the world’s most important industries – and we’re committed to making the world a safer place by solving our clients’ toughest security challenges.


    We’re growing rapidly and are currently seeking Compliance/Information System Security Officers to support a client site in Rosslyn, VA (some flexible telework options may be available).

    What you'll do

    • Providing support to plan, coordinate, and implement the organization’s information security program
    • Providing support for facilitating and helping agencies identify their current security infrastructure and define future programs, design and implementation of security related to IT systems
    • Overseeing the efforts of security staff to design, develop, engineer and implement solutions to security requirements
    • Being responsible for implementation and development of DHS IT security processes and policies
    • Gathering and organizing technical information about an organization's mission goals and needs, existing security products, and ongoing programs in the MLS arena
    • Performing risk analyses, which also includes risk assessment
    • Working knowledge of the following areas is required: understanding of business security practices and procedures; knowledge of current security tools available; hardware/software security implementation; different communication protocols; encryption techniques/tools; familiarity with commercial products and current Internet/EC technology

    What you'll bring

    • Currently holds, or able to obtain, DHS suitability
    • BS. degree in a related field. 10 (ten) years of IT Security related experience, to include a minimum of two (2) years of FISMA experience, may be substituted if a B.S. degree is not held
    • Hold current CISSP certification
    • Minimum of five (5) year’s hands on compliance experience

    Why you'll want to join us

    Our people make Coalfire great. We work together on interesting things and achieve exceptional results. We act as trusted advisors to our customers and are committed to client-focused innovation as well as innovation in the industries that we serve. Coalfire offers our people the chance to grow professionally with colleagues they like and respect while tackling challenges that stretch their minds and expand their skill sets. We’re connected by our desire to innovate and our goal of helping to make the world a more secure place. 

    Coalfire’s high energy, challenging, and fast-paced work environment will keep you engaged and motivated. Work-life balance is a core priority at Coalfire – we work hard, and we play hard, and the two often overlap. We host family-friendly events and happy hours along with professional meetups and informal networking sessions, and we’re active in our communities. Plus, we offer great benefits, including:

    • Health, dental, and vision insurance with an employer contribution
    • Flexible paid time off (employees are encouraged to spend four weeks away from the office each year)
    • A generous 401(k) plan
    • A corporate wellness program
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • A kitchen stocked with snacks, coffee, and tasty beverages

    Coalfire is an EEO employer. 


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