Location: Herndon, VA

Job ID: 5643


Capital TechSearch is seeking Director, Cyber Security for a software product and services company.


To be most successful:

  • CISSP, CRISC, CISM, CAP or similar certification(s)
  • Experience meeting compliance activities for FISMA / FedRAMP environments
  • 10+ years full time security / information assurance experience in several of the areas identified
  • Security management/leadership experience
  • Software development experience a plus (especially DevSecOps)
  • B.A. or B.S. in relevant field of study (Advanced degree preferred)
  • Familiarity with one or more technical security areas (e.g., network security, Oracle DBMS security, secure OS configuration, secure application development)
  • Vulnerability scanning tools and results analysis
  • Expert knowledge of cyber security principles
  • Strong written and oral communication skills

Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen and you have or are eligible to obtain a DoD Top Secret Security Clearance


You have:

  • Broad knowledge of Cyber Security and Information Assurance frameworks within the Federal Government and commercial security best practices.
  • Experience applying the NIST Risk Management Framework, NIST 800-53 controls guidance, and associated NIST Special Publications Series for Federal customers
  • Experience implementing cloud solutions under the FedRAMP Program Knowledge of DoD Information Security directives and processes is a plus.
  • Strong analytical ability and be able to synthesize and apply commercial cyber and information security standards within a corporate risk management framework
  • Management and compliance experience with NISPOM DSS Industrial Security Program
  • Experience with hosted solutions, including audits by 3rd party, security documentatoin, risk identification and system vulnerability mitigation or remediation. Vulnerability scanning tools (such as Qualys, Secunia and Tenable Security Center) and centralized log repositories (such as logstash, ManageEngine and Splunk)
  • Maturing Security Posture of corporate assets and assisting with business development efforts
  • Corporate Security Awareness Training program
  • Documenting and maintaining corporate security policy and procedures
  • Coordinating application security scanning and other security initiatives
  • Support customer inquiries during pre-sales engagements
  • Assist with specific security recommendations as part of software product enhancement

No c2c, No Remote, No 3rd Party.


About Capital TechSearch - recently honored with inclusion in Forbes 2017 lists of America’s Best Recruiting Firms and Inc5000 for 2017. Capital TechSearch provides technology talent to some of the most successful companies in the commercial and federal marketplace from our offices in Richmond, VA and Herndon, VA. We focus on quality and value for our clients and candidates alike. We don’t settle for anything less than the right candidate in the right position at the right time. https://capitaltechsearch.com


To be immediately and seriously considered for this exceptional opportunity please apply below. Your responses will be held in the strictest confidence.

Please call our office if you have any questions. Capital TechSearch, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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