Defense Point Security
  • Washington, DC, USA
  • Full Time

Do you want to work for a company that is passionate about security and has a fun, start-up culture with large company perks? Do you want to be in an environment where you will continuously learn new skills, grow and take on new opportunities due to the abundance of new projects on the horizon?

If you answered yes to these questions, this opportunity could be for you! 

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Premiums are 100% paid by DPS for employee and eligible dependents
  • Personal Accident Insurance paid by DPS
  • Life Insurance paid by DPS
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance paid by DPS
  • 401k Contribution Matching and 100% vested after 90 days
  • Flexible Spending Accounts 
  • Commuter Assistance
  • Paid Time Off starting at 3 weeks a year (15 days)
  • 10 paid Federal Holidays
  • Capital BikeShare Membership for DC Metro Area
  • Reimbursement for qualifying training expenses
  • Flexible / Alternative Work Schedules

Defense Point Security is currently seeking an Audit and Compliance Analyst in Washington D.C.

Audit and Compliance Analyst Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide support for Security Authorization activities for the client in accordance with National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) 800 series, federal laws, policies and regulations
  • Coordinating all aspects of client's IT Audit & Compliance program with management and internal teams
  • Perform information assurance certification and accreditation analysis, security assessments and make recommendations to the information security managers to bring the system into compliance
  • Assist in the coordination and completion of information security operations documentation
  • Support annual FISMA, OMB A-123, SSAE 18 audits and other yearly and ad-hoc IT and financial control audits
  • Update Security related POA&Ms and Security documentation (e.g. System Security Plan)
  • Provide support for system security assessments of a cloud-based, NIST moderate system.
  • Work with technical and functional teams to define, document, and deliver security documentation and artifacts that demonstrate compliance with required security controls. Support the remediation and tracking of identified deficiencies.
  • Work with the Security team to support continuous diagnostic and monitoring programs as needed.

Audit and Compliance Analyst Job Requirements:

  • This position requires US Citizenship due to our Federal contractual obligation
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 1 year of experience with the Security Compliance Assessment and NIST
  • Security+ (or equivalent) Certification preferred

Job Location: Washington, D.C. 

Position Type: FullTime/ Regular

All candidates must be clearable.

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Defense Point Security is an IT Security Consulting firm specializing in public and private sector security solutions.  Our goal is to provide expert IT security services to our clients while cultivating information security knowledge among all employees for the advancement of cyber security.  Defense Point Security offers a competitive employment package including medical, vision, and dental insurance (among others).

Defense Point Security offers a competitive benefits package to include:

Defense Point Security is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse Community workforce. DPS gives equal consideration to all qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender identity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, marital status, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class. 


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