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DHS Cybersecurity Tech Policy Writer
Ref No.: 18-05350
Location: Little Rock, Arkansas
Start Date / End Date: 08/20/2018 to 11/24/2018
Requisition Description
Engagement Type:
Contract

Short Description:
The Cybersecurity Technical Policy Writer will be responsible for developing information security policies, reports, and content. This is a content writing position.

Complete Description:
M-F On-Site
Approx duration - 3-4 mos.

The layout and design aspects of this job are minimal. The ideal candidate will have some experience working in a software development or information technology field.

Job Responsibilities:
•Experience in researching, developing, writing, and editing cybersecurity policies, best practices, standards, processes and procedures
•Experience in research and analysis of information system issues and trends, and research and development in a technical discipline/field
•Working with consulting and security operations staff to optimize documented procedures
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills; strong organizational skills; research, analysis, and writing skills
•Strong interpersonal skills to effectively relate to agency and customer needs; ability to build working relationships with leaders and key stakeholders
•Proficiency with Microsoft Office
•Ability to work independently and as part of a team; ability to take initiative with minimal direction and to solve problems

Job Qualifications:
Mandatory Qualifications
•Minimum of 2 years technical writing experience
•A college degree
•Excellent written/technical communication skills with samples to prove it

Desirable Qualifications
•Experience with information security concepts, particularly around regulatory compliance (i.e., NIST 800-53, IRS 1075)
•Demonstrated ability to interface with subject matter experts to successfully gather information
•Demonstrated ability to understand and articulate complex security information
•Excellent interpersonal communication skills
•Professional, "can do " attitude
•Business friendly, collaborative and diplomatic
•Effective time and resource management skills

Required / Desired Skills
Skill Required / Desired Amount of Experience
Policy & Procedure Writing Required 7 Years
MARS-E2.0 Required 1 Years
FBI CJIS Required 2 Years
IRS 1075 Required 2 Years
Microsoft Word Profeciency Required 7 Years