IT Security Assessment Analyst


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TECHEAD is seeking qualified applicants for the following Contract-to-Hire position – IT Security Assessment Analyst / Richmond VA – (JOB-19640). If you are looking for a new opportunity and this position looks to be a fit, please apply to see the TECHEAD difference that has made us successful for 30+ years!

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Job Description:

IT Security Assessment Analyst

~ Contract-to-hire: 6 Months

~ Fully On-site

~ Local Candidates Only


  • Coordinate, manage and complete security assessments
  • Collaboration with other departments on risk analysis activities 
  • Manage short turnarounds and tight deadlines and ensure timely completion.
  • Maintain high level quality of work and quality output
  • Maintain document repository of assessments and responses
  • Create and maintain standard operating procedures and other required documentation
  • Identify and implement improvement opportunities
  • Coordinate information and evidence across the organization
  • Work independently and collaborate closely with team members, application owners, contractors, and business partners.
  • Work in a distributed team environment where team members are spread across numerous locations and often communicate virtually.
  • Maintain working knowledge of security policies and standards
  • Create and maintain security metrics


  • Understanding of cybersecurity risks, controls, and industry standard cybersecurity frameworks (NIST 800-53, NIST CSF, ISO 27001, etc.)
  • Capacity to work in a team environment, excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Understanding of project management and Software Development Lifecycle.
  • Positive attitude, excellent verbal, and written communication skills
  • Experience with security governance tools
  • Familiarity with HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, NY DFS, NIST 800-53, ServiceNow, GRC, SOC1, SOC2
  • Commitment to continuous improvement and innovative approaches


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related degree (In lieu of degree, 3+ years of demonstrated IT or cybersecurity experience)

TECHEAD’s mission is to make our on-site associates successful by placing them in the right environment so they can grow and prosper. How we treat and respond to our clients and employees is a reflection of who we are and makes us stand out from the rest. Keeping our business focused on building and maintaining relationships with our employees and clients is the key to our success. We won’t strive for anything less.

TECHEAD provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

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