Information Assurance – Cybersecurity Analyst (Remote) #5146


  • US-Remote Employee Location
  • Cybersecurity & Intelligence
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Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers–people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation that improves governmental operations each day.

But we can’t do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We’re changing the face of I.T. – from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we’re excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer?


GovCIO is looking for a Information Assurance Analyst who has in-depth experience in developing and maintaining Authority to Operate (ATO) packages

  • Ability to facilitate meetings, analyze authorization documents and associated artifacts against authorization requirements to identify gaps, establish a schedule to address outstanding authorization requirements, and coordinate directly with system team stakeholders.
  • Self-starter individual with a proven track record for attention to detail, critical thinker, and detailed oriented who is able to execute tasks in an Agile environment.


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Or additional 5 to 7 years of experience in a related field in lieu of a degree

 Required Skills and Experience

 Note that no coding is required – this role is system compliance management, monitoring, and coordination-focused. At present, current initiatives and tasking include the following:

  • Experience in execution of all phases of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Risk Management Framework (RMF) – Hands On Experience
  • Experience with managing complex system records in the Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS) tool.
  • Experience in developing Authority to Operate (ATO) packages, to include artifacts:
    • System Security Documentation
    • Control Correlation Identifier (CCI) related documentation
    • Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) creation/maintenance, and
    • Plan Of Action and Milestones (POAMs) – creation and management
  • Experience with Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) related documents.

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Tool & Software experience:
    • General: MS Project, MS Visio, MS Office, eMass
    • Technical/Security: transaction security and virus protection tools, network monitoring tools, development tools, web tools, operating system software, object-oriented coding, network, and VPN tools, database tools, ERP tools, business intelligence tools
  • Knowledge or experience with VistA is desirable.
  • Specific Tools: Knowledge of service-oriented architecture. Interfaces (middleware, APIs, SOAP, XML, etc.) to components are extensive. Health or data brokering standards (HL7, Remote Procedure Calls, etc.) are desirable.


GovCIO is a team of transformers — people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. Every day, we make a positive impact by delivering innovative IT services and solutions that improve how government agencies operate and serve our citizens.

But we can’t do it alone. We need great people to help us do great things – for our customers, our culture, and our ability to attract other great people. We are changing the face of government IT and building a workforce that fuels this missoin. Are you ready to be transformer?

GovCIO is a team of professionals who want to make a difference. And that can only happen with a diverse, happy, and cared-for team. So, we prioritize your well-being, equity for all and look for ways to make work a better place for each of us every day.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability status. EOE AA M/ F/Vet/Disabled

Compensation Range (In compliance with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act for remote or positions located in CO)


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