Cyber Security/Cyber Range Engineer

KMS, SOC, ids, Remedition
Full Time, Contract W2, C2H Independent, C2H W2, 12Month

Job Description

VDart – We are a Global Information Technology Services & Workforce Solutions firm headquartered out of Atlanta, GA with presence in US, Canada, MX, UK, Belgium, Japan & India. Founded in 2007, Our team of over 2550+ professionals continually create impact for our customers worldwide in solving complex technology challenges with cutting edge technologies. We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Data Sciences, Cyber Security, IoT, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in the UK, Mexico, Canada, and India, we provide global workforce solutions to our customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. VDart is an award-winning organization recognized by Inc 5000 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle*s Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC*s National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young*s Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more.


Cyber Security/Cyber Range Engineer

Location: Atlanta, GA

Duration: Fulltime


Summary Description:

  • This position is responsible for the design, acquisition, configuration and administration of multiple high-performance and high-availability virtual infrastructures, including both the required hardware and software components, to support the Cyber training, research and development, and certification/gamification activities of multiple US and international clients. Areas of focus include: Cyber Threat Emulation; Incident Response and Handling; Technical Vulnerability Analysis, Assessments, and Remediation; Information Assurance and Risk Management Framework Support; Technical Vulnerability Test and Evaluation; Modeling and Simulation; Reverse Engineering; Digital Forensics; Industrial Control Systems and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition; Non-Internet Protocol Based Networks and Systems; Cloud Systems engineering, and administration.


Performance Responsibilities: (Asterisk for essential job duties.)

  • VMware ESXi and vSphere (Hypervisor)
  • Microsoft Azure development
  • Advanced networking concepts, including enterprise routing and switching, security appliances, and load balancers
  • Microsoft Active Directory administration
  • SSL key management
  • Web/portal design
  • Assist Cyber Security Range personnel on creating and maintaining Standard Operating Procedures
  • Analyze systems on client's network to identify vulnerabilities, anomalous network behavior, compromised network hardware, and malware
  • Provide prioritized recommendations to either remove or mitigate issues detected, helping to harden and defend the client's network
  • Maintain in house software, hardware, and network equipment
  • Utilize commercial, open-source and internal, custom-built tools and techniques
  • Aid the client in implementing many of the corresponding countermeasures
  • Monitor and analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation
  • Recognize potential, successful and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information
  • Cloud Systems engineering, and administration


Knowledge, Abilities, And Skills:

  • In addition, this position is responsible for designing, developing, testing, and maintaining virtual computing environments and scenarios that will be used during the aforementioned activities and will include virtual clients of various operating systems and applications, virtual servers of various operating systems and services, virtual network and security appliances, virtual Cyber tools (offensive and defensive), automated Cyber threat actors, and enterprise and Internet traffic generation/simulation. The position requires SME-level knowledge in the following areas:
  • Microsoft Windows operating systems *
  • Microsoft Server operating systems
  • Active directory configuration and management
  • Windows server roles (IIS, DNS, DHCP, File, Print, etc.)
  • Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint, and SQLServer installation and management
  • Linux client and server operating systems and applications (Apache, MariaDB, Tomcat, LDAP, networking, SSH, etc.)
  • Defensive Cyber tools (HBSS, GRR, Splunk, Security Onion, WireShark, etc.)
  • Offensive Cyber Tools (Kali, etc.)
  • Virtual network appliances (Cisco, Juniper, etc.)
  • Ixia BreakingPoint traffic and threat generation


Education, Training, And Experience:

  • Any combination of education and/or work experience equivalent to a bachelor's degree in computer programming and/or an associate degree in computer programming or technical diploma in computer programming from an accredited college or technical school, with at least 8 years of programming experience in an Information Technology establishment or organization.
  • Basic understanding of operating systems, networks, software security, malware, and/or encryption algorithms and technologies
  • Ability to pick up and master new concepts and technologies quickly
  • Broad understanding of operating systems, networks, network security, software security, and/or encryption algorithms and technologies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Great attention to detail



Key Skills: Threat Analysis, Vulnerability, VMware, Hypervisor, Key Management, Wireshark, Splunk, Intrusion Detection System (IDS),SOC




Referral Program: Ask our recruiting team about how you can be a part of our referral program. If you refer a candidate with the desired qualifications and your candidate accepts the role, you can earn a generous referral fee. We want to hire the best talent available and are committed to building great teams and partnerships.


We are Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.



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Dice Id : 10330808
Position Id : 2021-30904
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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