FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Lansing, Michigan
IT Security Analyst #785927
Job Description:
(DTMB) Agency Services supporting the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT).
Detailed Job Duties:
  • The IT Security Analyst is responsible for completing and maintaining system security plans (SSP) for new and existing systems.
  • The system security plans are documented in the Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) tool.
  • This requires close coordination with IT project teams, business and enterprise security representatives, and product owners, to establish and maintain processes and controls for security vulnerability remediation.
  • Create system security plans (SSP) for new applications in alignment with the Secure Application Development Life Cycle (SADLC) and Michigan Security Accreditation Process (MiSAP).
  • Maintain SSPs for existing applications requiring authority to operate (ATO) and those facing software and/or hardware enhancements.
  • Collaborate with business representatives to establish system registration.
  • Identify security testing and system scanning requirements.
  • Analyze risk assessments and provide mitigating actions and responses for technical controls.
  • Continuously monitor plans of action and milestones (POAM) and corrective action plans (CAP) as they relate to the SSPs in collaboration with the MDOT Enterprise Information Management (EIM) office.
  • Validate respective SSPs to ensure NIST control requirements are met.
  • Author recommendations associated with your findings on how to improve the customer’s security posture in accordance with SOM PSP & NIST controls.
  • Assist team members and vendors with proper artifact collection to satisfy assessment requirements.
Skillsets Required:
  • Experience in the IT industry analyzing and applying information security principles and practices - Required: 4 Years
  • Experience reviewing IT systems/applications plus basic knowledge of networking components and various operating systems - Required: 4 Years
  • Experience analyzing the applicable NIST Special Publications 800-37 Revision 1, 800-53 Revision 3,4 or 5, and 800-53A Revision 1. Required: 2 Years
  • Experience with other Security Frameworks (ISO, PCI, NIST, COBIT, HIPAA/HITECH, etc.) and regulatory requirements is a plus Nice to have: 2 years
  • CISSP, CISA, PMP and/or Security+ certification Nice to have
  • Experience working with software vendors to implement security controls Nice to have
  • Experience using Lockpath or similar GRC tool Nice to have
  • Experience working independently and in a team environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to explain technical matters to a non-technical audience
  • Ability to collaborate on multiple projects/efforts at a given time
  • Flexibility to adjust quickly to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity, and rapid change
Additional Info:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
FastTek Global was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020!
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