Cyber Security Engineer
The Cyber Security Engineer will support the customer in cyber-threat hunting and associated investigations of systems under the supervision of a Team Lead.
Additional Responsibilities Include, but are not Limited To:
The investigations support protection of the customer's mission systems and the supply chain used to develop their products.
Will be part of a team that will perform cyber-threat hunting to identify potential cyber-threat activity within their networks/systems.
Perform hands-on investigations that require critical thinking and a broad understanding of multiple technologies.
Assist in the development of new processes, procedures, and tools to continue growing and developing the customers Cyber Threat Division inside its Cyber Emergency Response Team.
Support the development of presentations and reports to document findings and will require good communication and interpersonal skills to convey findings in a tactful manner at the technical proficiency level of the audience.
Assist in the development and execution of cyber threat-hunting tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs).
Serve as a data analysis expert for output from a wide variety of cyber assessment tools and Big Data Analytics.
Assist in analysis tool development, configuration, implementation and use.
Analyze cyber-threat intelligence (e.g. actors, tools, exploits, malware, etc.) and determine TTPs used by threat-actors.
Analyze security events and data feeds for event detection, correlation from monitoring solutions, conduct triage and classify the output using automated systems for further investigation.
Assist in the discovery of cyber vulnerabilities and the investigation of global cyber security incidents, as required.
Develop cyber protection improvement recommendations that support the remediation and protection of systems.
Analyze and report on cyber-threats based on assessment and all-source intelligence.
Translate analytical findings into security "use cases" that can be implemented within available surveillance capabilities.
Countermeasure Creation and Implementation.
Cybersecurity tool signatures creation and implementation.
Forensics Investigations and Forensics Reports.
Malware Investigations and Malware Analysis Reports
Provide detailed and accurate technical reporting of analysis results in the form of PowerPoint presentations and/or Word documents, as well as oral briefings on complex technical subjects attuned to senior management, technical, or non-technical audiences.
Assist with proposal development, if necessary.
Perform other duties, as assigned.
Seven (7) years of relevant IT experience.
Five (5) years' experience working with a SEIM such as Arcsight ESM, Splunk or QRadar.
Detailed knowledge of the Mitre ATT&CK framework.
Experience working with Cybersecurity Tools such as Tanium, or Microsoft ATP
BA/BS in Cybersecurity.
MA/MS degree or equivalent.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Relevant certification meeting DOD 8570.01 IAT level II and CSSP.
Certified Ethical Hacker
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)
Other Required Skills & Abilities:
Must be able to effectively communicate with customer and fulfill all duties and responsibilities as listed in the contract.
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office suite including, but not limited to: Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook.
Security Clearance: Top Secret/SCI security clearance required.
US Citizenship: This position supports a U.S. Government Contract whose terms require Sawdey Solution Services to staff it only with U.S. Citizens.
About the Organization
Here at Sawdey Solution Services, Inc., an ISO 9001-14001 certified and CMMI-SVC v1.3 Level 3 appraised corporate headquarters, we have built a nationwide and global footprint by providing innovative, cross-disciplined professional services, engineering, and cyber solutions to Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Federal Agencies, and commercial customers. Operating successfully since 2001, we are a Woman Owned/Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (WOSB/SDVOSB). Our mission is to provide employees with the best experience in a people focused, continuous process improvement environment. We are extremely proud of the culture we have created and encourage all prospective applicants to take a look at what other applicants and employees are saying about us:
What We Offer:
Whether you are a transitioning service member or are an experienced government contracting professional, Sawdey Solution Services, Inc. offers a strong benefits package that extends beyond compensation. In addition to our healthcare plans, we also have benefits that encourage work/life balance, support your retirement goals, and aid in achieving not only your career goals, but your educational and training goals as well.
Don't just take our word (and others' words) for it* We invite you to come experience the Sawdey difference for yourself!
Sawdey Solution Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer-Disabled-Veterans-41 CFR 60 1.4 and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, physical or mental disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, or veteran status.
This position is currently accepting applications.
Sawdey Solution Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, physical or mental disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, or veteran status.