Information Security Analyst in Work From Home at Maximus

Date Posted: 3/19/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This Information Security Analyst will report to the Project’s Manager – Information Security supporting the Information Security Shared Services Team and work closely with the DevSecOps (DSO) Team.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
- Work with different stakeholders to implement test-driven security (TDS) within a continuous integration (CI)/continuous delivery (CD) pipeline.
- Perform static and dynamic code analysis for known application security vulnerabilities report deficiencies to development for remediation
- Create and review network vulnerability reports to determine risk exposure and work with appropriate stakeholders for remediation
- Complete assigned tasks within the team’s Kanban board per their defined due dates
- Assist with collecting security artifacts for preparation with security control assessments (SCAs)
- Work with the Information Security Shared Services Team for assurance systems are secured within customer’s risk appetite and tolerance.
- Support other Information Security activities as needed

Requirements & Qualifications:
- Typically requires a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 2-4 years of related work experience; or an advanced degree without experience; or equivalent work experience.
- Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors.
- Exercises judgement within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.
- Builds productive internal/external working relationships.
- Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust with a federal agency.
- Prefer knowledge and experience with open source tools such as Chef InSpec, SonarQube, Heimdall, and Jenkins and enterprise tools such as Splunk, Jira, Confluence, Tenable.sc, Qualys Cloud Platform, Burp Suite Enterprise


 Job Summary

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Work with all stakeholders to identify the workaround or resolution for the incident.  
- Set expectations of all stakeholders about the timelines and permissions required for the resolution.
- Send periodic updates to the stakeholders until the incident has been resolved.
- Work independently to ensure that planned network solutions based on customer requirements are secured in accordance with DoD policies.
- Work independently to provide security consulting services to other network engineers and customers.
- Review, analyze, and evaluate business systems and user needs.

Minimum Requirements:
- Typically requires a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 2 years of related work experience; or an advanced degree without experience; or equivalent work experience.
- Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors.
- Exercises judgement within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.
- Builds productive internal/external working relationships.



Since 1975, Maximus has operated under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People, enabling citizens around the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels and across a variety of health and human services programs. Maximus delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of government-sponsored programs. With more than 30,000 employees worldwide, Maximus is a proud partner to government agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit https://www.maximus.com.

EEO Statement: Active military service members, their spouses, and veteran candidates often embody the core competencies Maximus deems essential, and bring a resiliency and dependability that greatly enhances our workforce. We recognize your unique skills and experiences, and want to provide you with a career path that allows you to continue making a difference for our country. We’re proud of our connections to organizations dedicated to serving veterans and their families. If you are transitioning from military to civilian life, have prior service, are a retired veteran or a member of the National Guard or Reserves, or a spouse of an active military service member, we have challenging and rewarding career opportunities available for you. A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource. Maximus is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Maximus provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.