Cloud Security Consultant - Certified CISM, CISSP

IPKeys Technologies

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Ft. Meade, MD

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


IPKeys Technologies, a high growth technology services company, has an opportunity for a Cloud Security Consultant.  


  • Candidates must be certified in one of the areas as directed by DoD 8570- CISM, CISSP, GSLC, CCISO; additionally possess a DOD Top Secret or Secret Clearance.


IPKeys is a strategic partner to Federal Government Agencies and the Defense Sector, the Public Safety Sector, and the Energy & Smart Grids Sector. Our core technology services extend across all our customer markets. IPKeys Technologies’ primary mission is to provide secure technology solutions to the complex global challenges faced by our country’s defense forces, energy infrastructure, public safety communication networks, and commercial enterprises.


We offer a Competitive Salary, Company Paid Premium Medical - Dental - Vision benefits, Education & Professional Development Assistance, and 401k Program.




The Cloud Security Consultant will conduct security validations and assessments, in support of the FedRAMP and DoD Provisional Authorization (PA) processes and Cloud Services documentation packages.

  • Shall be proficient in information systems security, networking and infrastructure, and technical documentation comprehension.      
  • Assess vulnerabilities and appropriate implementation strategies for use of protocols/services and their associated ports.
  • Support the vulnerability analysis and implementation strategies to provide greater clarity regarding technical procedures, and guidance for services and capabilities development.
  • Develop and refine processes such as requirements analysis, configuration management design, and vulnerability assessment/implementation strategies with an emphasis on the functional characteristics of protocols and application data service, as it relates to the mission of DISA Boundary Protection.
  • Review and comment on CSO’s SSP, SAP, SAR, and POA&M.
  • Review, understand, and document the operational impact that the security authorization, change, and/or vulnerabilities poses to the CSP.
  • Review, evaluate, and provide analysis in order to develop the Cloud Security Assessment Package in accordance with (IAW) the established guidelines.



  • Experience with CSO’s SSP, SAP, SAR, and POA&M.
  • Experience with Cloud Security and FedRAMP 
  • Knowledge in Information Systems Architecture, Telecommunications Systems Design, Architecture, Implementation, Information Systems Integration, Software Development Methodologies, Security Engineering, Communications and Network Systems Management.
  • Must be certified in one of the areas as directed by DoD 8570, IAM-III category: : CISM, CISSP, GSLC, CCISO


  • Five years’ related experience


  • M.S. or above in an Information Technology related field, BS IT technical or cybersecurity level education preferred, or experience equivalent to education. 


  • Must possess an active DoD Secret or Top Secret clearance

Compensation and Benefits - Full Benefits and Employment package includes:

  • Base salary commensurate with experience
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Coverage
  • Retirement Plan – 401K
  • Life Insurance Company Paid /AD&D Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Insurance
  • Education & Professional Development Assistance / Reimbursement Benefit
  • Paid vacation, Sick Leave, and holidays (Including all Federal Holidays)
  • Company sponsored team buildings events throughout the year including office BBQs, food truck visits, holiday parties, and team happy hours
  • Bonus incentives and corporate growth compensation also available