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Information Security Specialist
Leesburg, VA
EIT (Electronic Instrumentation & Technology) is looking for an Information Security Specialist to join our team at our Headquarters in Leesburg, VA!  EIT is a Contract Manufacturer specializing in Electronic Manufacturing Services and serves customers in the sectors of Industry, Communications, Aerospace, Defense and Healthcare.

Job Description:

The position of Information Security Specialist is responsible for assessing security measures and implementing processes to continuously improve EIT’s cybersecurity baseline. This position is responsible for ensuring compliance with the organization's cybersecurity programs within the requirements of the DOD Cybersecurity Maturity Model (CMMC) framework.

  • Responsible for all aspects of information systems management to include: user management, systems permissions, system security audits, computer configuration, asset management, and user support in compliance of the standards of the CMMC program

  • Coordinate with IT staff in the administration of security awareness training, security end-user communication and training materials

  • Create and maintain security policies and procedures

  • Monitor and ensure compliance with information security policies and procedures including internal auditing, technical reviews and identification of security risks

  • Directly assist in the testing, selection, design, implementation, documentation, operation, and maintenance of security technologies

  • Coordinate vulnerability assessments and provide recommendations for remediation

  • Continuously validate the organization against policies/guidelines/procedures/regulations/ laws to ensure compliance

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field, required

  • 2 years IT security experience, required

  • Working knowledge and experience with an ERP system, preferred

  • Knowledge of NIST 800-171 and CMMC, preferred

  • Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting abilities

  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to prioritize

  • Excellent verbal, visual and written communication skills; able to work effectively and clearly virtually and in-person with different audiences, including non-technical and highly technical personnel

Working Conditions:

  • Normal office environment

  • 9/80 work schedule, with every other Friday off

  • May require minimal travel on the east coast


  • Excellent Health Benefits, including dental and vision:  zero waiting period

  • 401K and company matching: no vesting period

  • Health Savings Account/Flexible Spending Account

  • Basic Life, AD&D and Disability Insurance

  • PTO – 15 days/annual

  • Paid Holidays – 8 days/annual

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Employee Discounts


EIT Danville Office:
350 Slayton Drive
Danville, Virginia 24540

EIT Headquarters:
309 Kelly's Ford Plaza SE
Leesburg, Virginia 20175

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