Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Cyber Security Risk Assessor','254131','Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco','CA-San Francisco','','Full-time','Regular','Exempt','Exempt','Experienced','','','Yes, 25 % of the Time','Day Job','40','40','Tier II - Credit Check','Tier II - Credit Check','','','','!*!Who We Are:
The National Incident Response Team (NIRT) is a national service provider for the Federal Reserve System (FRS) and delivers an array of security services including intrusion detection, incident response, security intelligence, threat assessments, and vulnerability assessments.
The mission of NIRT’s Security Control Assessment (SCA) team, and where this Cyber Security Risk Assessor position exists, is to provide independent, NIST-based risk assessments as a part of the Federal Reserve System’s Risk Management Framework.
The SCA team focuses on the identification of cyber security risks within FRS’ enterprise systems and environments through a standardized assessment process.
What You Will Be Doing:
As a Cyber Security Risk Assessor for NIRT’s SCA team, she or he will coordinate, lead, manage, and execute internal and outsourced SCA on Federal Reserve information system applications and infrastructure. The ideal candidate for this role will have the ability to blend and utilize their technical, organizational, business, and cyber security skill-sets.
What We Are Looking For in Candidates:
3 years of experience working with security related concepts across different system tiers including applications, operating systems, databases, and network and communication protocols.
Experience with risk-based control assessment methodologies.
CISSP certified or the ability to work towards obtaining the certification.
Demonstrated ability to lead multiple projects simultaneously and to work in a highly dynamic, rapidly changing environment.
Knowledge of threat modeling techniques and methodologies.
Experience developing assessment reports that effectively and concisely communicate results and risks to a variety of stakeholders.
Excellent interpersonal, communication (written and verbal), organizational, and analytical skills.
Excellent consultative skills and the proven ability to work effectively with business partners, internal management and staff, vendors and consultants.
Proven ability to communicate technical issues to technical and non-technical, business partners.
Experience leading or assisting with security risk assessments or cyber security related initiatives/projects.
Strong project management skills with experience managing a portfolio of engagements.
Demonstrated ability to serve as risk assessment Subject Matter Expert.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills (Plus Required Qualifications and Skills above):
5 years of experience in the security aspects of multiple platforms, operating systems, software, communications, and network protocols.
Expert knowledge of NIST SP 800-53 and experience executing assessments against it.
Familiarity with FISMA, FedRAMP, and other NIST 800 publications.
Experience with MS Project or other project management tools.
CCSK/CCSP, PMP and/or CISA certifications.
Knowledge of the roles and responsibilities of the Federal Reserve’s IT organizations, National Information Technology Operations (NITOs), and other FRS support organizations.
Broad understanding of the FRS’ businesses and business goals.
Must be a current United States Citizen and be able to obtain and maintain a National Security Clearance.
Bachelor degree in Information Technology/Computer Science/MIS, or related disciplines and/or equivalent work experience.
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday
Why Join Our Amazing Team:
Great location (San Francisco, CA).
Cutting edge technologies.
Ability to telecommute frequently.
Tuition reimbursement program.
Great benefits (Healthcare Options, Employer match 401K up to 6%, Pension Plan).
Multiple growth opportunities within the National Incident Response Team.
Tangible and impactful mission.
Professional development, training and conferences, are strongly supported.
Great team of security professionals who are passionate, respectful, and driven to excellence
***At the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, we offer other wonderful benefits including: Dental, Vision, Pre-tax Flexible Spending Account, Backup Child Care Program, Pre-tax Day Care Flexible Spending Account, Vacation Days, Sick Days, Paid Holiday’s, Pet Insurance, Matching 401(k), and a Retirement / Pension.***','','Cyber Security Risk Assessor
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Website : https://www.kansascityfed.org/
The Federal Reserve was established by Congress and signed by President Woodrow Wilson in 1913. It was preceded by financial panics, bank failures and business bankruptcies that severely disrupted the economy. There were two prior attempts at establishing central banks.