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6 months + extension
This is a long-term project that starts at 6 months and will be extended for years if the job is done well. The position requires knowledge of IT Security and Cyber Security with Project Management (PM) experience. It does not require deep technical skills but does require a good understanding of security concepts.
You will be working with a fast-paced team that has constantly changing priorities. Good candidates will need skills that allow them to be flexible and able to deal with threats as they come in. No on-call or weekends required.
There is no sponsorship or C2C positions, at this time. Must be a U.S. citizen or have a Green Card to be eligible.
Project Management of security related incidents.
Initiate and coordinate the cross-function computer incident response team.
Coordinate the response for all information security incidents that have escalated to the team.
Create incident management framework and processes.
Assign and track incident tickets.
Manage the full incident response life cycle and documentation.
Communicate with other internal and external organizations to discuss security policy and standards violations.
Provide and manage reports for Management.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or similar field, or equivalent work experience.
3+ years of security monitoring experience.
Skills with Incident Reporting and Management.
Understanding of DLP (Data Loss Prevention).
Ability to provide presentations to other teams to review each of the incident responses for future prevention.
Knowledge of ITIL best practices.
Familiarity with Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) and Intrusion Protection Systems (IPS).
Experience with End Point protection tools (Symantec, McAfee).
Experience working with Jira ticketing system.
Knowledge of phishing, account takeovers, most major types of attacks resulting in corporate or customer data loss.
Bonus points for Python experience.
Background working with Crowdstrike, Splunk, Malwarebytes and other tools is a plus.
Preferred but not required certifications:
Certified Information Security Professional (CISSP)
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Pay rate is $50/per hour.