: IT, cybersecurity, and business solutions provider
: Security Operations Analyst
: Washington DC – Metro Accessible
Contract to Hire
Our client is looking for a Security Operations Team Lead
with a network security background who can provide recommendations for firewall rule approval. The Security Operations Team Lead will also provide support to junior security operations analysts and contribute as a security operations analyst. The Security Operations Team Lead will utilize hands-on experience to support managing antivirus solutions and vulnerability scanning. The right candidate shall be able to follow all applicable Policies and Procedures, Federal regulations and rulings, including OMB, FISMA, NIST Special Publications, and FIPS documents. It is preferred that the Security Operations Lead have hands-on technical experience in the operation, maintenance and security configuration of security tools such as FireEye, Mcafee ePO, SecurityCenter, and Sourcefire IDS. Splunk experience is a plus.
- Managing and mentoring junior security operations analysts
- Firewall rule review and approval
- Provide security architecture recommendations
- Operating and maintaining security tools
- Linux and Microsoft server administration
- Incident response
- Advanced troubleshooting techniques
- Bachelor’s Degree in a STEM discipline * not a must.
- CISSP Certification *a must
- Not less than ten (10) years of IT (Information Technology) experience
- Not less than seven (7) years of experience performing IT Security Operations including: incident response, vulnerability assessment, continuous monitoring, IT forensic analysis as well as IT Security Engineering including: security technology planning, implementation and operation.
Experience with the following:
- AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
- CAP, SSCP, and/or GSEC, GCIH, GCIA, GPEN, GCED, GSNA, GSIP, GCFA, GCFE, etc. certifications are a plus.
- Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Technologies
- Fireye Technologies
- McAfee Antivirus
- McAfee ePO
- SourceFire Intrusion Detection System (IDS)