Security Operations Manager

6 days left

Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Jun 14, 2017
Closes
Aug 26, 2017
Industry
Security
Hours
Full Time
Manages the security of information systems assets and the protection of systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.

 The Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC) Operations Manager is responsible for the operational success of the CSOC. They enable the continuity of the CSOC knowledge base by developing, maintaining, improving, and enforcing standard operational policies and procedures. They establish requirements and make recommendations on the appropriate protection tools, methods, and technologies, and are involved with the overall architecture and design of the CSOC infrastructure. They evaluate existing personnel and system capabilities and identify opportunities for improvement. 

  The CSOC Operations Manager is the first line supervisor for Shift Leaders, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Engineers, and Threat Intelligence Analysts. They deliver customer satisfaction and CSOC success by focusing on team development and delivery management. They operate, manage, and participate in CSOC daily operations and interface with all CSOC functions to foster and maintain healthy relationships between managers, teams, and shifts.  

  The CSOC Operations Manager is a member of the Tier III escalation team, and performs threat and target analysis, incident management, network operations support, end user support, and system troubleshooting. They are responsible for developing and monitoring CSOC metrics, as well as creating and updating Incident Reports pertaining to detected threats, vulnerabilities, and risks. They are involved in developing, reviewing, and distributing contract performance documents including event cases, shift pass down reports, and monthly customer reports.  

 1. Manages the security of information systems assets and the protection of systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.

 2. Supervises assigned staff.

 3. Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information.

 4. Perform preliminary forensic evaluations of internal systems.

 5. Interfaces with client to understand their security needs and oversees the development and implementation of procedures to accommodate them.

 6. Ensures that the user community understands and adheres to necessary procedures to maintain security.

 7. Weighs business needs against security concerns and articulates issues to management and/or customers.

 8. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 9. Provides guidance in the creation and maintenance of Standard Operating Procedures and other similar documentation

 10. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 11. Participates in special projects as required.

Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.

Qualifications 8-10 years of related experience in data security administration, including supervisory experience.

  As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. #DPOST