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Senior Consultant,
X-Analytics

Arlington, VA
Full Time

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the execution and delivery of X-Analytics, our proprietary, patented method for measuring and modeling risk, including meeting or exceeding all contract requirements.
  • Report directly to the X-Analytics principal consultant.
  • Manage customer engagements, including logistical management, as defined within the customer’s contract.
  • Deliver contract deliverables on time to principal consultant for review and approval.
  • Participate in all required training exercises.
  • Help to calibrate the risk model and enhance the risk methodologies underlying X-Analytics, as well as develop X-Analytics’ services.
  • Assist with pre- and post-sales responsibilities.
  • Participate in the development and advancement of operational processes and procedures.
  • Help support customer renewal and retention efforts.
  • Support the delivery of other relevant SSIC services as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Five years of experience are typical for this role.
  • Practical cybersecurity or cyber risk experience, which could include a combination of product management, product development, analytical, and/or consulting experience.
  • Practical, hands-on experience with vulnerability and/or penetration testing tools, analytical models, assessment processes, and associated GRC platforms.
  • Knowledge and experience with common cybersecurity control frameworks, such as CIS CSC, NIST CSF, NIST 800-53 Revision 4, DHS CDM, ISO-27002:2013, and PCI DSS 3.0.
  • Analytical experience to sufficiently identify and remove false positives, apply sound judgement, solve problems, and ask questions for further clarity.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with technical and non-technical audiences, including senior leadership.
  • Project management experience, with the ability to meet contract milestones and work through logistical challenges.
  • Ability to work independently, as well as cooperatively as part of a team.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively, including the ability to work with remote individuals via Zoom, Slack, Skype, WebEx, and other remote workforce technologies.
  • Ability to thrive in an ever-changing environment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to interact with leadership, peers, and customers.
  • Intermediate skills with Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to understand operational processes and procedures.
  • A bachelor’s degree (or higher) from an accredited college or university.
  • At least two industry certifications, such as CISSP and PCI QSA.

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