Company Overview

For 30 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.

All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

1-180517-6897: Certification and Accreditation Officer
LocationU.S. - Maryland - Suitland
Open Date5/17/2018
SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking a Certification and Accreditation Officer for a position located in Suitland, MD. The analyst will provide extensive working knowledge of certification and accreditation in matters of cyber security.


  • Present both oral and written technical information to reviews

  • Present, defend, and come to consensus with both technical and non-technical staff

  • Provide IA doctrinal recommendation and IA technical policy management support

  • Ensure proper accreditation using eMass for NIPR and SIPR systems

  • Develop appropriate IA strategies that address challenges to the operation of the network

  • Integrate new IA concepts, methodologies and products that align with DoD, DISA, and DoN processes

  • Active TS/SCI

  • Minimum of four (4) years’ experience performing C&A responsibilities including:

    • Acting as a POC for matters of cyber security

    • Reviewing audit trail logs and scans

    • Ensuring systems maintenance by providing weekly Vulnerability Remediation Asset management (VRAM) compliance report

  • Minimum of four (4) years performing technical support of C&A procedures and polices including processing of accreditation packages

  • Familiarity with performing automated security scans with the following tools:
    • Assured Compliance Assessment Solution, Center for internet security benchmark, Security content automation protocol, and Retina
  • Ability to accurately analyze and document scan results
  • Familiarity with following framework: DIACAO, DCID 6/3, ICD 503, NIST
  • Hold one of the following certifications: CISSP, CAP, GIAC, GSLC, CISM or Security +
  • Working knowledge of MS Office Suite


  • Knowledgeable around IC tools, systems and reporting mechanisms

  • Knowledgeable of DoD, IC and National Level system security initiative and LAN/WAN technologies

  • Ability to Identify and classify attack vectors, malware, IDS/IPS rule writing development


  • Relatively fast paced, time critical environment