Cybersecurity Technical Writer

United States

Job Type

Contract to Perm

About the Role

BlueSteel Cybersecurity is a young, creative security compliance firm looking to work with a Cybersecurity Technology Writer who is skilled at writing policies for non-technical audiences while meeting security compliance objectives.

As a Cybersecurity Technical Writer, the individual will focus on the development and execution of policies, directives, standards, and procedures in support of security compliance. Having a complete understanding of NIST-800 series, CMMC, FedRamp, and ISO 27001 controls is a must, as this will serve as the foundation for the documentation and work needed to meet certification requirements.


Position Requirements:

  • Experience in conducting Requirements Gathering sessions, developing action plans, and generating new policy and compliance standards for enterprise consumption.

  • The ability to write clear and concise documents for technical, non-technical, and C-level audiences.

  • Knowledge of ISO 27001/27002, CMMC, NIST-800 series, and FedRamp control framework.

  • Develop security assessment activities within the CISO organization on a periodic basis.

  • 5+ years experience in information technology, compliance, legal, data protection/privacy, and/or information security.

  • Knowledge of risk analysis and information security.

  • Knowledge of data privacy and security requirements under NIST, ISO 27001/2, PCI, CIS CSC, RMM and other relevant legislation when appropriate for business.

  • Excellent grammar, editing, and writing skills with a strong attention to detail.

  • Experience writing executive level briefings, white papers, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), meeting minutes, and plans.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field. In lieu of degree, two years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree level education.

About the Company

BlueSteel Cybersecurity delivers a new approach in intelligent cybersecurity protection, compliance, engineering, and strategy services. We translate the complexity of cybersecurity protection into clear and actionable insights to bridge the widening gap between organizational objectives and critical cybersecurity protection.

This is a contract position with the opportunity to convert to full time. No agencies please. BlueSteel Cybersecurity is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.