Senior IT FISMA Assessor
Primary Purpose and Goal of Role
Quzara is seeking a Senior IT FISMA Assessor with extensive experience in FISMA compliance, IT-GRC tools, and ServiceNow. This role involves leading assessments, audits, and compliance activities within complex federal environments, requiring a deep understanding of federal cybersecurity standards and regulations.
- Conduct and lead FISMA compliance assessments and audits across various federal agencies.
- Utilize advanced IT-GRC tools and ServiceNow for comprehensive security management, documentation, and risk assessments.
- Engage with federal agencies to assess their security requirements, providing expert advice on compliance, risk mitigation, and strategic security planning.
- Mentor and guide team members in FISMA compliance processes and best practices.
- Proven experience as a FISMA Assessor, with a strong background in federal IT audits and compliance activities.
- Expertise in IT-GRC tools and in-depth knowledge of ServiceNow.
- Familiarity with cloud environments and understanding of NIST 800-53 controls.
- Advanced cybersecurity certifications (e.g., GCIH, CISA, CISSP, CFR, CASP+) are highly desirable.
- Demonstrated ability to work with federal agencies, understanding their unique security landscapes.
- Excellent communication skills, capable of effectively engaging with stakeholders and leading teams.
- U.S. citizenship required.