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21-0217 - Security Consultant

World Wide TechServices Fairfax, VA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

American Technology Services (ATS) has an immediate opening for an experienced security consultant position in our dynamic and growing security services practice based out of our Fairfax, VA office. The ideal candidate must have 5-7 years of experience working in the MSSP space with strong analytical, technical and communications skills. A minimum qualification of bachelor's degree is required but masters in cybersecurity candidates will be preferred. Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires U.S. citizenship status.

 

Job Responsibilities

•Oversee ATS SIEM services operations

•Mentor other team members on security technologies

•Be part of a group in reviewing security alerts across various client implementations of SIEM systems in a multi-tenant environment

•Support the deployment, configuration and baselining of SIEM solutions

•Advise clients on security best practices and participate in monthly service delivery calls

•Actively participate in industry events and act as an advisor to internal technical resources

•Work on continuous improvement of current security policies and procedures

•Work on communicating and reporting security incidents to clients as per SLA's

•Actively work on incident response assignments as engaged

•Identify and implement automation where appropriate

•Maintain partner relationship with key security partners

•Additional requirements may exist if offer of employment is extended

 

Requirements

•Bachelor’s degree with 5 to 7 years of experience in the security industry with a focus on incident detection & response and root cause analysis

•Strong interest in solving curious problems across various technology systems

•Previous experience working in a security role in an MSSP or comparable industry

•Strong experience with SIEM deployments and configurations

(AT&T Cyber security is an advantage)

•Experience with supporting technologies, such as NXLog, syslog, Burp Suite , Kali Linux, Splunk, Sysinternals Suite, and Wireshark

•Proficient in Scripting and Web Application Security

•Broad knowledge of Windows, macOS, & Linux

•Strong knowledge of secure network, systems, and application design and architecture

•Familiarity with common application protocols and their popular implementations.

•Adept at configuration and maintenance of network devices, such as firewalls, routers, and switches

•Ability to work independently on assigned tasks or projects

•Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

•Additional requirements may exist if offer of employment is extended

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

•Sitting for extended periods of time.

•Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate and handle computers and components

 

Company Description
Worldwide TechServices is a global leader in delivering technology services and solutions to the world's most demanding clients. Headquartered in Tewksbury, MA we provide infrastructure and professional services to the world's leading technology providers, outsourcers, large and small businesses and consumers. To learn more about our organization please visit: www.wwts.com

World Wide TechServices

Worldwide TechServices is a global leader in delivering technology services and solutions to the world's most demanding clients. Headquartered in Tewksbury, MA we provide infrastructure and professional services to the world's leading technology providers, outsourcers, large and small businesses and consumers. To learn more about our organization please visit: www.wwts.com

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