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FedRAMP Compliance Expert

Washington, DC US · Full Time

About The Position

We are seeking a FedRAMP Compliance Expert to assist in achieving and maintaining FedRAMP certification for Aqua Security's SaaS environment. The successful candidate will work closely with internal stakeholders, external vendors, and third-party assessment organizations (3PAOs) to ensure compliance with all FedRAMP requirements, manage the certification process, and oversee the development and maintenance of all necessary documentation. This role requires strong project management and communication skills, as well as a deep understanding of FedRAMP requirements and the certification process.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the primary point of contact for all FedRAMP-related matters for Aqua Security.
  • Work closely with the Aqua InfoSec, Product, Development and CloudOps groups, in addition to external vendors and 3PAOs to ensure compliance with FedRAMP requirements.
  • Oversee the development and maintenance of all necessary documentation related to Aqua Security's FedRAMP certification, with the assistance of external vendors.
  • Provide regular status updates on the FedRAMP certification process to relevant stakeholders.
  • Assist with the development and implementation of security controls to ensure compliance with FedRAMP requirements.
  • Facilitate the successful completion of FedRAMP audits and assessments.
  • Ensure that Aqua Security maintains its FedRAMP certification by meeting all ongoing compliance requirements.


  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or a related field.
  • 5+ years of experience in a similar role with a focus on FedRAMP compliance.
  • Strong understanding of FedRAMP requirements and the certification process.
  • Excellent communication and project management skills.
  • Familiarity with security frameworks such as NIST and ISO.
  • Certification in relevant areas such as CISSP, CISM, or CISA is preferred


Aqua Security is a UNICORN! Founded in 2015, Aqua Security is a global scale-up company widely known for being the largest pure play cloud native vendor, helping enterprises secure their cloud-native applications from development to production, whether they run using containers, serverless, or virtual machines. Aqua bridges the gap between DevOps and security, promoting business agility and accelerating digital transformation.

  • Total of $265M in VC funding – Most Recent Series E funding event March 2021 with a Pre-money valuation ($1B), and TAM of $17B
  • More than 400 enterprise customers across the globe
  • Strategic partnerships with the major cloud native platform providers and public cloud providers (AWS, Microsoft, Google, IBM)
  • At the forefront of open-source cloud native solutions and primary cyber security research

If you’re ready to be your best, now is the perfect time to join Aqua! We are a global organization, yet still small enough for you to make a big impact. We have dedicated employees around the globe. And aside from being in a hot cloud security industry, we love to have fun! Aqua also offers great company culture, amazing colleagues and lots more!