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Herndon Virginia - 130-160K + Bonus Full Time Posted: Thursday, 24 May 2018
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Prestigious Enterprise Company id currently seeking a Technical Lead over Cyber Security and Incident Response.

The Information Security Tech Lead provides technical direction for the Security Incident Response function within the Cyber Security team. This includes activities ranging across incident response, threat intelligence, threat analysis, forensic analysis and support of advanced threat detection technologies. Builds, develops, and maintains relationships with internal and external customers, and vendors to formulate solutions for system issues related to Information Security. Clearly communicates business unit/department/company goals to staff and works with staff to translate them into specific performance goals. Assures the appropriate level of technology, staffing, skill levels, and processes required to deliver high-level information security processes, procedures and solutions to ensure the confidentiality and integrity of companyassets. This position reports to the Incident Response Manager.


Responsible for all activities within the security Incident response life cycle. These activities include: detection, triage, analysis, containment, recovery and reporting.
Expand and mature existing incident response processes and activities.
Manages and executes processes responsible for the advanced analysis of security threat intelligence (malicious code, industry events, hackers and zero day exploits, OEM weaknesses, intrusion logging, etc.) in order to proactively prepare for security events.
Coordinates response, triage and recovery activities for security events affecting the company's information assets.
Leads efforts in the improvement and development of process/procedure manuals and documentation for incident response, threat intelligence, advanced persistent threat detection and vulnerability analysis.
Develop communication channels with technology owners and the business to evangelize the evolving threat landscape.
Provides thought leadership and guidance on intelligence/analytics research to build the necessary controls and infrastructure to provide automated and proactive detection and prevention.
Must be able to present to different audiences and adjust accordingly (business, technical and management) either structured presentations or ad-hoc. Must be able to establish and maintain business relationships with individual contributors as well as management.


7+ years of Information Security or related technology experience
3+ years of Information Security Incident Response experience
Relevant security knowledge and experience in two or more of the following areas: incident response, malware analysis, threat analysis, network/host intrusion detection, security operations
Demonstrated experience with designing and implementing SIEM technology (Splunk, Arcsight, QRadar, etc) and use cases.
Demonstrated experience in handling cyber incidents and response in similar critical environments (Malware Analysis, Email Threat Analysis, Web Threat Analysis, etc)
Strong knowledge of enterprise detection technologies and processes (Advanced Threat Detection Tools, IDS/IPS, Network Packet Analysis, Endpoint Protection)
Advanced knowledge of network protocols and operating systems (Windows, Unix, Linux, Databases)

Preferred Skills:

Experience in the financial services industry
Experience in the following: Unix Scripting, Programming, SQL, WAF, Reverse Engineering Malware, Vulnerability Analysis/Assessment
Experience working in a Security Operations Center (SOC) environment
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Business Management
Proven ability to lead and influence across and up during business impacting events
Ability to influence and guide decision making in crisis moments
CISSP or security-related certification is preferred. Other relevant security certifications will be considered such as CEH, GCIH and GIAC.

Herndon Virginia, United States of America
130-160K + Bonus
Craig Johnson 
5/24/2018 2:20:51 PM

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