H2M Group Security Control Assessor (ACAS) in Saint Louis, Missouri

H2M Group is currently seeking Security Control Assessor (SCA) to support a Government client. We are looking for individuals that have at least 3 years of experience. The candidate will provide information cyber assessment and authorization support, vulnerability management, and enhancing Information Security (IS) awareness ensuring proper IS resources and security controls are appropriately applied throughout the system/continual monitoring lifecycle. The candidate will provide various levels of Information assurance, including security control implementation guidance, patch management, compliance assessment, vulnerability assessment/risk mitigation review, incident response, FISMA assessment, and Red & Blue team assessments. The individual will provide recommendations concerning the safeguarding of information systems and will conduct a comprehensive assessment of the management, operational, and technical security controls employed within or inherited by an information system to determine the overall effectiveness of the controls. The selected candidate will also develop various security documentation, including but not limited to security test reports and standard operating procedures to help system stakeholders and information system owners achieve compliance with established Information Assurance policies.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Conduct security impact analyses of controls on proposed system changes

  • Develop/Review systems security artifacts which includes SSAA, SSP, RMM, SRTM, CTP, CMP, DRP, SAP/SAR and POA&Ms

  • Develop and assist in the development of Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) containing corrective actions and milestones required for unacceptable risks and deficiencies.

  • Perform vulnerability scanning of infrastructure, applications, and external penetration testing

  • Conduct Incident Response testing to evaluate processes for detection, response, and reporting of security incidents

  • Prepare report Security Assessment Reports containing findings and recommendations for remediation

  • Provide configuration management and control processes to integrate security and risk management

  • Implement a continuous monitoring strategy appropriate for systems, leveraging existing tools, efforts, and incorporating new automation techniques

  • Provide A&A status updates/reports and briefings per customer's required format

Job Requirements:

  • Active TS/SCI

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline and a minimum of 3 years experience

  • Working knowledge of ICD 503 process and procedures to include NIST SP 800-30, 800-37, 800-39, 800-47, 800-53/A, 800-60, 800-137, CNSSI-1253, CNSSI-4009, CNSSP-22 and FISMA compliance requirements

  • Communicate effectively (written and verbal) with all members of an organization and work in a diplomatic and professional demeanor

  • Demonstrate the ability to simultaneously manage and track multiple systems and/or programs involved in the A&A process

  • Must obtain appropriate 8570 Certification within 90 days of hire and maintain certification throughout employment


  • Current certification compliant with DoD 8570 IASAE level 2 or 3 (CISSP or equivalent).

  • Working knowledge or experience with DIACAP, DCID 6/3 and ICD 503/RMF

  • System Testing methodologies experience (includes: penetration testing, configuration analysis and security best practices validation) as well as experience with a variety of security testing and penetration testing tool sets (includes: WASSP, SECSCN, Backtrack 5, ACAS/Nessus (Security Center & Nessus Vulnerability Scanner), Wireshark, Retina & Tripwire, HP Fortify)

  • Network Discovery & Visual Analytics experience (i.e., IP Sonar, etc.)

  • Red / Blue team assessment experience

  • Ability to develop automated tools using Java, Ajax, SQL, Perl, and Python

  • Cyber Incident handling

  • Working knowledge of Forensic tools and analysis

  • Experience using XACTA

  • Experience within the Intelligence Community

Requisition ID: 338