Project Coordinator (CISO Cybersecurity)

Job Locations US-NC-Morrisville
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/2/2018 10:25 AM)
# of Openings
Information Technology


NikSoft Systems Corporation is a recognized Information Technology solutions provider. Founded in 1998 and based in Reston, Virginia, NikSoft is a CMMI Level 3 Certified company with an established reputation for excellence and on-time delivery with a consistently high customer satisfaction rating from its Federal Government and private consulting contracts.


Seeking a professional and experienced CISO Engineering Communications Specialist to join our on-site client-facing team. The successful candidate should have significant experience delivering technical communications/training for cybersecurity technologies. Will work across all areas to evaluate, recommend, develop and deliver technical training for CISO Engineering solutions to the end users in coordination with the individual project teams. Will also help deliver comms/tech training internally to the Corporate Information Security Office (CISO) Engineering team as well.

  • Manage / plan work for multiple teams:
    • Drive weekly sprints; define quarterly/annual goals
    • Define and develop metrics to measure key indicators including value, efficiency and effectiveness
    • Track and report on the efforts of up to 20 project teams or technology functions
  • Experience transitioning projects/services into on-going operational modes
  • Prepare justifications and business cases for recommendations on Cybersecurity initiatives
  • Make recommendations of staffing and quality improvement initiatives
  • Develop and present program status / metrics to senior CISO management
  • Identify roadblocks and propose effective solutions
  • Provide IT communications support for the CISO Engineering program, delivering and/or refining the majority of the program's communications materials on technical cybersecurity efforts.
  • Translate complex technical subjects and metrics into innovative, high-quality, and clearly designed and constructed presentations, email communications and other IT communications deliverables (e.g., news articles, monthly newsletters, executive messages, dashboards).
  • Create graphics/templates using graphic design software and strategic communications plans and products to support a wide variety of cybersecurity initiatives.
  • Be a strategic thinker who is comfortable working in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Present on communications topics that elevate the communications personnel capabilities across the program.


  • Over 8 years’ experience with technical program management.
  • Bachelor’s degree (MBA preferred).
  • Certification in one or more of; GIAC Certified Project Manager (GCPM), GIAC Security Leadership Certification (GSLC), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Project Management Professional (PMP) or other industry recognized security certification(s).
  • Exceptional communications, both oral and written.
  • Technical background and experience with training technical staff
  • General experience with Security Operation tools inclusive of products from SPLUNK, FireEye, Looking Glass, Intel, Endgame, StealthWatch, RSA, Tanium.
  • Have excellent writing and editing skills; familiar with AP style.
  • Familiar with cybersecurity communications language and subject matter.
  • US Citizenship status and Active DoD Secret Clearance (preferred), must successfully complete the government's security process (required).




NikSoft’s competitive benefits program includes comprehensive medical and dental care, matching 401K, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, and other benefits that help provide financial protection for you and your family.



NikSoft Systems Corp is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment.  NikSoft is an EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran employer. For more information about our other openings, please visit


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