Cyber Security Engineer - UltraViolet Cyber Herndon, VA Bookmark Share Print 51 0 1

Listing Description

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UltraViolet Cyber is a leading platform-enabled unified security operations company providing a comprehensive suite of security operations solutions. Founded and operated by security practitioners with decades of experience, the UltraViolet Cyber security-as-code platform combines technology innovation and human expertise to make advanced real-time cybersecurity accessible for all organizations by eliminating risks of separate red and blue teams.

By creating continuously optimized identification, detection, and resilience from today’s dynamic threat landscape, UltraViolet Cyber provides both managed and custom-tailored unified security operations solutions to the Fortune 500, Federal Government, and Commercial clients. UltraViolet Cyber is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, with global offices across the U.S. and in India. 

UltraViolet Cyber is seeking a Cyber Security Engineer who will provide Security Operations Center (SOC) engineering support and guidance to the teams and the client that improve the client’s cybersecurity posture, to include the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information systems by identifying, verifying, and understanding cyber events.

Perform all design/engineering, configuration, implementation, and administrative activities associated with event collection tier solutions. Normalize and correlate such logs, events, information, and data to derive a complete and comprehensive view of the TSA IT security environment and detect, identify, and confirm security events, breaches, and attacks.

Leverage automation software to efficiently manage and operate a large number of servers and devices remotely. Provide operations and maintenance (O&M) for hardware. Support the full engineering life cycle (concept to retirement) of the systems developed or maintained under this contract.

Must be legally allowed to work in the US, and the work must be done in the US. 

No third-party candidates will be considered 

Required Skills:
  • Years of Experience: At least five years of experience in security focused IT engineering;
  • Must possess a practical understanding of log and monitoring management systems, security event monitoring systems, network-based and host-based intrusion detection systems, firewall technologies, malware detection and enterprise-level antivirus solutions/systems, VPN technologies and encryptions standards;
  • Must have experience in the operations, management, monitoring and maintenance of network security devices and technologies, including firewalls, routers, VPN, IDS sensors, proxies, wireless access points, PKI, domain controllers, security information event managers, etc.;
  • Must possess strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Must have practical experience in the application, management and implementation of security policies, controls and baselines to wide range of operating systems (e.g. Windows, OS X, Linux, etc.), network equipment (e.g. routers, switches) and network security devices (e.g. firewalls, IDS sensors, proxy servers, VPN concentrators, etc.);
  • Must have familiarity with and ability to execute change, problem and incident management concepts and methodologies (e.g. ITIL, COBIT);
  • Must possess excellent organizational and attention to details skills;

  • Education, Certification & Clearance Requirements:
  • Certifications Desired: Security+, MCSE, CCNP, etc.
  • Clearance Requirements: SECRET
  • High school diploma needed

  • Benefits at UltraViolet Cyber!
  • 401(k), including an employer match of 100% of the first 3% contributed and 50% of the next 2% contributed  
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance (available on the 1st day of the month following your first day of employment)  
  • Group Term Life, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability  
  • Voluntary Life, Hospital Indemnity, Accident, and/or Critical Illness  
  • Participation in the Discretionary Time Off (DTO) Program  
  • 11 Paid Holidays Annually  

  • We sincerely thank all applicants in advance for submitting their interest in this position. We know your time is valuable.

    UltraViolet Cyber welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status. 

    If you want to make an impact, UltraViolet Cyber is the place for you! 

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