FISMA Support Analyst

Regular Full-Time
US Citizen Required
Active Security Clearance Required
Clearance Status

About the Role

As a FISMA Support Analyst, you will support a Federal Information Security program through the day-to-day support of the Waiver, Exception, and Accepted Risk process and procedures.


Responsibilities for the FISMA Support Analyst include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide continuous Waiver, Exception, and Accepted Risk oversight and management support for all Agency's systems and applications.
  • Assist with the assessment, creation, closure, and management of all WEAR documents.
  • Manage the approval process for waivers by forwarding all waivers to DHS after all applicable Agency approvals are obtained by ISD.
  • Forward all DHS approvals, approvals with modification, and rejection notices to ISSOs and system owners.
  • Maintain a historical database of all waivers and accepted risks and provide reports from this database monthly or as required by the Federal Government.
  • Ensure WEAR and other SAP information is created and updated within all Client security information repositories (currently XACTA and ECN).
  • Ensure that WEAR documents are created for POA&Ms and approved by ISD no less than 60 days prior to POA&M expiration. Escalate all issues relating to POA&Ms to the Agency Federal PM.
  • Provide reporting on POA&M remediation for all systems upon request by the Federal Government.

Required Qualifications


  • 5-15 Years of experience.
  • U.S. citizenship required, active DHS/Secret clearance a plus.
  • Certifications: At least one active certification such as Security+, CASP, GSEC, GSLC, CISSP, CEH, CISM, or CISA
  • Experience with POA&M and Waiver processes and procedures.
  • Experience analyzing, assessing and implementing corrective actions based on Tenable Nessus, WebInspect and DBProtection vulnerability management tools.
  • Experience developing or evaluating waivers and exceptions.
  • Experience developing corrective action plans.
  • Experience conducting risk assessments based on waivers and exceptions.
  • Problem solving skills and ability to work under pressure.
  • Strong Communication skills, verbal and written.


About Us

Founded in 2004, eGlobalTech (eGT) is a leading management and IT consulting firm in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Our focus is to provide the public sector with innovative solutions, leveraging cutting-edge tools and methodologies to meet the Government’s most pressing business needs. To achieve this objective, our core practice areas – strategy, IT solutions development, cyber security, and cloud computing – are integrated to provide clients with comprehensive end-to-end results. This integration enables our highly motivated teams to thrive in a culture that encourages out-of-the-box thinking, collaboration and an environment where you can excel. For more information, please visit our website at


Equal Employment Opportunity:


eGlobalTech is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, status as a protected veteran, sexual orientation, gender identity, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. EEO is the Law.


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