Manager - Intelligence and Operations

Aerospace, Analysis, Architecture, BIND, Business Requirements, CISSP, Database, Development, Disaster Recovery, Genetic, HTML, Manager, Management, Perl, PowerShell, Programming, Python, Ruby, Security, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Management, VBScript
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Position Title: Manager – Intelligence and Operations

Herndon, VA

Company Overview:

Exostar is a leader in cloud-based software solutions for identity and access management, collaboration and supply chain management.  Initially formed as a joint venture of A&D and commercial aviation industries leaders BAE Systems, Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, and Rolls-Royce; Exostar now also offers solutions for health care and life sciences industries with leaders such as Merck. Today, Exostar connects and enables over 220,000 organizations in more than 175 countries worldwide.

Position Overview:

This individual will serve as the Manager of the Intelligence and Operations team within the Exostar Information Security Office.  This individual will report to the CISO & VP of Information Security and manage information security professionals focused on a diverse set of information security functions supporting a highly secure suite of services for our Aerospace and Defense and Life Sciences customer base.  The ideal candidate will have background in multiple areas of information security and system/network operations. 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Drive strategic and operational direction to the Intelligence and Operations team and maintain responsibility for ensuring the maintenance, operations, and support of complex security products
  • Provide leadership & technical expertise of Threat Intelligence, Incident Response, and Forensics activities
  • Manage and refine the monitoring & management of information security technologies including SIEM, Endpoint protections, IDS, Email Gateway, Application Whitelisting, DLP
  • Lead and conduct Threat & Risk assessments of the environment and develop solutions to address issues
  • Direct and Evolve the Vulnerability Scanning and Remediation program
  • Provide Advice and Recommendations for IT device hardening (Network, Desktop and Server)
  • Develop security technology roadmaps & evaluate new and emerging Information Security Technologies
  • Manage the physical security and access management of the facilities
  • Serve as a team a key member of the Crisis Management team to ensure continuity of business and technical operations across the enterprise
  • Coach, manage, and mentor the team members
  • Coordinate and partner closely with various parts of the business and their management to ensure security integration

Required Qualifications/Experience:
  • 3+ years of experience in a IT security technical leadership role, providing direction to a team for managing people, employee career development, team building, and conflict resolution
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize, coordinate, schedule, and communicate across the organization
  • Excellent interpersonal and group dynamic skills
  • Security Monitoring and Intrusion Detection (e.g. Log correlation and analysis (Splunk), Incident Response, Forensics)
  • Network & End-point Security (e.g. IDS, Firewalls, network access controls, proxies, SPAM/Phishing Prevention, HIPS/HIDS, EDR, NGAV, etc)
  • Vulnerability Scanning and Remediation Infrastructure (Nessus), Application, and Database Information Security Threat/Risk Assessment
  • Experience in systems design, architecture, and requirements development
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and respond to complex business requirements
  • Demonstrated ability in strong verbal and written communication skills to interface with technical and business stakeholders
  • 10 + years of IT Security work experience


Desired Qualifications/Experience:
  • Scripting Experience - VBScript, PowerShell, Python, PERL, Ruby
  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
  • Identity Federation Technologies (SAML, etc.)
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery planning
  • SharePoint
  • Web Application Programming

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in IT related discipline
  • CISSP and other Technical certifications are a plus.


Exostar is an Equal Employment Employer.  The company provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability status or genetic information.  Exostar is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all persons in all facets of employment including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, training, benefits, transfers and working conditions.




Bachelors or better.



10 years: IT security experience

3 years: IT security leadership

Dice Id : 10110452
Position Id : b8456235c4602ab38eb721eb0389586c
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