Cybersecurity/Information Assurance

Security Control Assessor (SCA)

SRC, Inc. is seeking a security control assessor (SCA), Level 3.  This is a mid-level security role based in the DC Metro area.


  • Provide information security assessment and authorization (A&A) support throughout the customer’s program’s lifecycle to contractor and government facilities processing the customer’s information


  • Bachelor's degree in a technical specialty such computer engineering, information security, information management, and/or computer science and at least 5 years relevant experience
  • DoD Directive 8140.01 IAM Level 3 Certification required
  • Knowledge of and experience with ICD 503, NIST 800 series and the Government’s certification and accreditation process.
  • Practical experience performing information systems assessment and authorization (A&A) as defined in applicable ICDs and guidance
  • Technical understanding of information technology systems, software, and networks
  • Practical experience utilizing risk management strategies for information technology solutions
  • Knowledge of information technology concepts used in the evaluation of security performance and integrity of state-of-the-art applications, communications systems, hardware, software, satellite control systems, and information processing systems
  • Experience working with a mixed skill level team to ensure that appropriate knowledge and skill transfer occurs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to simultaneously manage and track multiple large-scale systems or programs involved in the A&A process
  • Experience developing and implementing security related directives and guidance for Information Assurance, Information Technology, and Information Management
  • In-Depth Technical understanding of information technology systems, software, and networks
  • Effective technical report and general correspondence writing ability

Equal Opportunity

Individuals seeking employment are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability. You are being given the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.

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COVID-19 Policy:
President Biden’s Executive Order 14042, requires Federal contractors and subcontractors to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by January 18, 2022. This requirement applies to all SRC, Inc. and SRCTec, LLC employees and its subcontractors.

  • Location Herndon, Virginia
  • Employment Type Full-Time Salaried
  • Experience Required 5+ Years
  • Education Required Bachelors Degree
  • Security Clearance Requirement TS/SCI with CI Polygraph
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