Cyber Security Engineer- Incident Response

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Apex Systems
Security, Manager, Computer, Systems, Windows, Middleware, Applications, Database, Adobe, Management
Full Time

Job Description

Position: Incident Response/Cyber Security Manager
Location: Remote based in one of the following areas: Charlotte, NC; Greenville, SC; Boston, MA, Pennsylvania or Maine
Contract Length: 6 month contract to hire

?Top Requirements:
  • 5+ year of experience in Cyber security, vulnerability management and incident management
  • Knowledge of managing the entire lifecycle of vulnerabilities from discovery, triage, advising, remediation, and validation.
  • Enterprise environment experience - Global would be a plus but not required
  • Must have strong communication skills, personality and be a team player.

Day to Day Responsibilities/project specifics:

Position Summary:

This position will provide oversight for incident response process and activities and security operations monitoring and alerting capabilities.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Advance and maintain incident response plan.
  • Lead incident response events and activities.
  • Investigate, recommend, and implement evolving best practices for detecting and responding to cyber-attacks
  • Compile lessons learned and informational reports for engineering teams.
  • Perform evaluation of potential threats, security investigations, remediation efforts and related tool sets, including CSIRT (Computer Security Incident Response Team) participation.
  • Evaluate and recommend emerging technologies within information security.
  • Work independently with 3rd party providers, vendors, and other departments.
  • Provide 24x7 operational support for escalations on a rotating basis.
  • Coordinate detection creation and enhancements of use cases.
  • Coordinate and develop deception technology.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or related field or equivalent work experience.
  • 5+ year's related-technology and/or related-business experience in vulnerability management.
  • Knowledge of managing the entire lifecycle of vulnerabilities from discovery, triage, advising, remediation, and validation.
  • Excellent organization, communication, collaboration, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to communicate and present complex issues and ideas with precision and clarity, adjusting appropriately for the audience; ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization.
  • Experience working within a large, complex corporate environment providing consulting services on large initiatives.
  • Experience managing and prioritizing multiple tasks in an effective manner.
  • Knowledge and understanding of network and security fundamentals, protocols, and technologies.
  • Strong understanding of mitigating security controls (i.e., anti-virus, IPS/IDS, email filtering, web site blocking, patching) and how they work in an overall defense in depth risk assessment methodology.
  • Understanding of Technology Platforms (Windows, Open Source, Middleware Applications, Database Applications, Cisco, Adobe, Microsoft security suite)
  • Understanding of incident handling.
  • Experience developing and providing effective and professional presentations to all levels (including Senior Management).
  • In-depth knowledge of security protocols and principles. Ability to work in a dynamic and diverse team-oriented environment.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Industry-recognized security, network, or other professional certifications sponsored by organizations such as SANS, ISC2, Microsoft, Cisco, and Offensive Security.
  • Working knowledge MITRE ATT&CK Framework, CIS Controls, and OWASP.
  • Experience managing projects, vendor management, and leading staff.
  • Experience in conducting training and mentoring.
  • Strong subject matter expertise in incidence response.
  • Strong understanding of Information Security industry standards/best practices such as NIST.
  • Strong understanding of Information Security related laws and regulations including HIPAA and PCI.
  • Experience with engineering and/or architecture of technologies such as network firewalls, intrusion detection sensors, antimalware technologies, vulnerability scanning technologies, and APT prevention technologies.
  • Five or more years' work experience in an information security related position.
  • Experience developing and maintaining operational metrics.
  • Knowledge of cloud computing technology (e.g. Azure, Google Cloud, AWS, etc.)

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or .

Company Information

Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions. We provide a continuum of service from workforce mobilization and modern enterprise solutions to digital innovation to drive better results and bring more value to our clients. Apex transforms our customers with modern enterprise solutions tailored to the industries we serve. Apex has a presence in over 70 markets across US, Canada and Mexico. Apex is a segment of ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN)

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Position Id : BHJOB2374_1188699
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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