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Description

Serve as an Incident leader on IT Security incident response team to handle more complex incident investigations. Apply forensic investigation techniques to document root cause and impact of detected computer security incidents.

Proactively identify vulnerabilities that are applicable to systems and applications, determine their severity and urgency, work with the system owners to determine if and when corrective action will be taken, and perform necessary actions to verify that corrective actions were effective.

Independently perform highly complex network vulnerability and information security forensics investigations, often as part of incident response actions.

Lead the design and implementation of countermeasures to mitigate potential security threats, especially those that are more complex and far reaching. This includes but is not limited to: Antivirus defense (AV), Intrusion Detection (IDP/IPS), Network Access Control (NAC), Data Loss Prevention (DLP), and Network Scanning and Vulnerability Identification, etc.


Responsibilities

  • Hiring Requirements:
  • Strong incident response and security operations background
  • Technical implementation and management experience for at least two of these technologies: Antivirus defense (AV) / Endpoint Security, Network Access Control (NAC), Network Scanning and Vulnerability Identification, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), Data Loss Prevention (DLP).
  • Bachelor’s degree and 7 years of proven deep technical information security engineering experience.
  • In lieu of degree, 8 years of information security engineering experience as described above.
  • Hiring Preferences:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Security, or Computer Science.
  • Proven ability to work effectively in emergencies while handling multiple priorities.
  • Scripting experience (Perl, Python, Bash, Powershell, etc.)
  • Proven informal leadership, coaching and mentoring skills.
  • Strong work coordination, project management and planning skills.
  • Exceptional consulting skillset with ability to provide appropriate direction to other IT groups and executives on security matters.
  • Demonstrated initiative to learn new technologies.
  • Proven ability to present and discuss highly complex technical information to users with varying technical expertise.
  • Professional Certifications:
  • Professional and/or technical certification in Information Security is desirable (i.e. CISSP, Security+, Network+, CCNA, SANS certifications (GSEC, GPPA, GMON, GCIA, GCIH, etc.)

Details

  • Travel No travel
  • Incentives Bonus
  • Clearance & Citizenship U.S. Citizenship
  • Remote Work Remote occasional
  • Education No requirements
  • Salary Range 130-150K

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