Security Control Assessor (REMOTE)

Information Technology Washington, District Of Columbia


Security Control Assessor 


Location:  Washington, DC with Remote Options/On-site

Datawiz Corporation, a minority-owned Virginia based business incorporated in 1999. Datawiz is appraised at CMMI Level III for DEV & SVS by CMMI Institute a subsidiary of ISACA. Datawiz also achieved ISO 9001:2015, ISO 27001:2013, and ISO 20000-1:2011 certifications.  With strong qualifications in Building, Securing and Managing IT infrastructure for Public and Commercial Sectors. 

Datawiz holds a strong position and reputation providing support to various federal agencies to meet their small-business utilization requirements with high caliber products and services offerings, for their critical business processes. Through our proven project management and cost engineering methodology services, we ensure that our clients get maximum return on their investment by managing systems to meet their current and future needs.

Datawiz has a current opening for a Security Control Assessor to support a federal government client on a long term, full time project in Washington, DC. 

In this role, the Security Control Assessor will apply performs auditing, vulnerability/risk assessment analysis to support Assessment & Authorization (A&A). Provides Configuration Management (CM) for information system security software, hardware, and firmware. Must apply NIST 800-53 controls to process. 


Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with NIST 800-53 and overseeing Information Systems Security activities
  • DoD Approved 8570 IAM Level I or II Certification (Sec+, CASP, CISSP, CISM, etc.) or equivalent
  • Experience authoring and/or maintaining artifacts in support the A&A process
  • Experience with SCAP, Splunk/Audit Reduction, SARs
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills with the ability to offer experienced guidance to executive staff, customers, and subcontractors.
  • Experience preparing for and participating in government assessments and compliance inspections, investigating, and mitigating areas of risk or non-compliance
  • Ability to prioritize, follow tasks through to completion, and work with minimal supervision
  • This position supports a federal government agency that requires a Background Investigation. The candidate must be able to clear the Background Investigation in order to commence work. 

Datawiz offers the following Benefits:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Savings Account
  • Life and AD&D
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Disability
  • 401(k)
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Paid Time Off