Careers - Metronome


Every individual has unique passions, career goals, and personal values. We are here to make the connection between those and the needs of our customers. When the stars align, we welcome our new employees - or Pulsers as we like to call them - to the family. We offer competitive benefits to ensure that our Pulsers are well taken care of for whatever comes their way.

Information Assurance - Sr.

Job Title
Information Assurance - Sr.
Requirement ID
Washington,  DC
Other Location

The Senior Information Assurance candidate will serve as a principal advisor on all information systems matters, technical and otherwise, involving the security of an IS (classified Information System) under her/his purview.

Duties Include:

  • Perform assessments of systems and networks within the networking environment or enclave and identify where those systems and networks deviate from acceptable configurations, enclave policy, or local policy.
    • This is achieved through passive evaluations such as compliance audits and active evaluations such as vulnerability assessments. 
  • Establish strict program control processes to ensure mitigation of risks and supports obtaining certification and accreditation of systems. Includes support of process, analysis, coordination, security certification test, security documentation, as well as investigations, software research, hardware introduction and release, emerging technology research inspections and periodic audits. 
  • Assist in the implementation of the required government policy (i.e., NISPOM, ICD 503), make recommendations on process tailoring, participate in and document process activities. 
  • Perform analyses to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements and safeguards. 
  • Support the formal Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) required by each government accrediting authority through pre-test preparations, participation in the tests, analysis of the results and preparation of required reports. 
  • Document the results of Certification and Accreditation activities and technical or coordination activity and prepare the system Security Plans and update the Plan of Actions and Milestones POA&M. 
  • Periodically conduct a complete review of each system's audits and monitor corrective actions until all actions are closed.
  • Review weekly information systems security audits.
  • Security configuration management.
  • Security account administration.
  • Evaluate system security plan documentation.
  • Continuous security monitoring.

This position has openings in Washington, DC or Reston, VA.

Required Skills

Education/Min Years Experience:
• HS diploma/GED with 12+ years of experience
• Associates degree with 10+ years of experience
• Bachelors degree with 8+ years of experience
• Masters degree with 6+ years of experience
• PhD with 4+ years of experience

• Current IAM Level 2 Security Certification (CAP, CASP CE,CISM)

Active US Government Security Clearance Required.
Optional Skills

• IAM DoD level 3 (CISM, GSLC and CISSP or CISSP Associate)
• Security +

An Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Metronome is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants for employment, to assure that individuals with disabilities enjoy full access to equal employment opportunity (EEO). Metronome shall provide reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities, unless Metronome can demonstrate that a particular accommodation would impose an undue hardship on business operations. Applicants requesting a reasonable accommodation may make a request by contacting us.