Oct 15, 2018

Risk Management Project Lead NNSA Washington, DC, Washington, DC, US

  • Criterion Systems
  • Washington, DC, US
Full-Time Defense Engineering Government Information Technology (IT) Other Program Management

Job Description

Risk Management Project Lead

NNSA Washington, DC, Washington, DC, US

8 months agoRequisition ID : 1503

At Criterion Systems, we developed a different kind of business—a company whose real value is a reputation for excellence built upon the collective skills, talents, perspectives, and backgrounds of its people. Our differentiators: employee-owned Federal government IT services contractor founded in 2005; high employee retention rate because of excellent benefits and a focus on job flexibility and work/life balance; leadership team comprised of individuals who have successfully built and run businesses and are involved in day-to-day operations. We have grown our workforce each year for the past seven years with annual growth of at least 30% in the past four years! Our employees are the most valuable assets.  Are you ready to be appreciated?


Criterion Systems is seeking to hire a Risk Management Project Lead to support a government customer in Northern Virginia.

Duties include:

  • Provide leadership and management oversight, administration, planning, scheduling, and controls for projects
  • Responsible for managing the work performed under the contract, supervising its personnel
  • Proactively and routinely assess performance and provide recommendations on process improvement, organizational design, and systems implementation to enhance cyber security and privacy goals
  • Responsible for directing and ensuring quality of work performed, briefing executives, and providing thought leadership across a range of cyber security and privacy subject areas
  • Accountable for the technical correctness, timeliness, and quality of services performed and products delivered
  • Capable of proactively identifying, promoting, implementing, and communicating the advancement of risk management
  • Collaborate with Government staff, third-party Contractors and other stakeholders

Minimum Qualifications:

  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Active Secret Clearance or higher (prefer Top Secret clearance)
  • Minimum of 10 years of cross boundary project management experience and in-depth knowledge of all aspects of a full scope security program
  • Functional knowledge of NIST, RMF, FISMA, Federal CIO Council’s Best Security Practices, and ISO 17799 (Information Security Management) standards


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Project Management Institute (PMI) PMP certification
  • One of the following certifications: CAP, CISSP, OCP, or COBIT



Criterion Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class


IT Project Management  



Security Clearance

Active Secret

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