IT Cybersecurity Manager with Security Clearance

at Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
Published February 10, 2024
Location Arlington, VA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is currently looking to hire an IT Cybersecurity Manager on a full time, permanent basis. This opportunity must be performed onsite in either Arlington, VA or Pensacola, FL. Remote work may be considered, but is less desirable. Title: IT Cybersecurity Manager
Location: Arlington, VA or Pensacola, FL Responsibilities:
• Vulnerabilities and Exploits Expertise: Evaluating cyber operations to identify areas requiring additional support. Analyzing cyber threats and vulnerabilities to strengthen the organization's cybersecurity posture.
• Global Vulnerability Ecosystem Proficiency: In-depth knowledge of the global vulnerability ecosystem, including CVE, CWE, NVD, etc. Managing network security applications, devices, and software such as encryption, firewalls, and demilitarized zones.
• Software Development Concepts: Demonstrated understanding of software development concepts to contribute to effective cybersecurity solutions.
• Collaborative and Communication Skills: Leading technical collaboration efforts to build and maintain high-performing teams. Comfortably briefing complex information for diverse audiences, showcasing excellent written and oral communication skills.
• Program and Project Management: Proven experience in program and project management. Demonstrated requirements management experience contributing to the success of cybersecurity initiatives.
• Strategic Planning and Change Management: Strong capabilities in strategic planning, process improvement, and change management.
• Stakeholder Collaboration: Ability to collaborate effectively with technical teams, business partners, and other stakeholders. Qualifications:
• 12+ years of experience in Engineering & Architecture.
• Professional certifications related to cybersecurity such as CISSP, CISA, CISM, CRISC, or similar highly desired.
• Experience working in the intelligence community or private sector cyber risk intelligence.
• Experience helping to lead a team of analysts develop analytic and written intelligence products.
• Expert in communications, project management, cyber risk intelligence (vulnerability and threat intelligence)
• Experience briefing senior leadership and developing products for multiple audience levels.
• Experience in managing programs, contracts, staff and subcontractors.
• Experience in DevSecOps tools and processes.
• Experience in cloud computing and automation in Hybrid Cloud environments.
• Experience in overseeing and managing multiple interdependent cross-functional teams.
• Experience in agile methodologies and working in Agile environments.
• Experience in managing multiple projects with large contract portfolio.
• Experience in managing competing projects and priorities in a fast-paced environment. About Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA):
CISA is a division of the Department of Homeland Security. CISA is the nation’s risk advisor. Through their efforts to understand and advise on cyber and physical risks to the nation’s critical infrastructure, they help partners strengthen their own capabilities. CISA connects their stakeholders in industry and government to each other and to resources, analyses, and tools to help them build their own cyber, communications, and physical security and resilience, in turn strengthening national resilience. In addition to supporting the nation’s coronavirus (COVID-19) response, CISA’s five priorities include:
1. Election security
2. Managing supply chain risks from cyber threats coming from China and the rollout of 5G technologies
3. Protecting federal networks (the domain)
4. Soft target security and
5. Critical infrastructure protection that includes industrial control systems and the processes that provide vital services in critical infrastructure