Cyber Security SME

Employer
Vencore
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
May 17, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Function
IT, Security Engineer
Industry
Security
Hours
Full Time
Overview Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the US Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems. Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employs 3,800 engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do. Vencore is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Responsibilities * Cyber Security SME for the Sponsor is responsible for providing recommendations on continuous improvement of the processes and architectures supporting the overall Cyber Defense operational activities including, but not limited to: analysis, incident handling and reporting products, and the reporting lifecycle.* Ensures the effective operations of Sponsor IT systems and network defenses, providing effective incident response capabilities, usable and effective reports that address overall situational awareness.* This individual works to maximize the use of existing tools to correlate information and synthesize data into usable and actionable events.* Identifies and provides an agile approach to the automation of any manual and inefficient processes that exist across the cyber defense program and to work with the Sponsor to recommend and implement technical solutions designed to return time to mission.* Provide recommendations for end-to-end analytical process* Provide technical/analytical recommendations for improvement to the Sponsor Cyber Defenders Team* Provide training, mentoring, and hands on help to raise the talent/skill level of Cyber Security Analysts* Work with the Sponsor Analyst Lead/Lead Engineer to improve metrics for reporting* Assist in indicator reporting.* Provide insight into latest threats and countermeasures* Provide insight into industry trends and make recommendations on future direction for the program.* Location will be Bethesda or McLean Requires 12 to 15 years with BS/BA or 10 to 13 years with MS/MA or 7 to 9 years with Ph.D.Required Skills:* TS/SCI with a poly* BS in EE, CE, CS or other closely related IT or Cyber Security discipline* 10+ years of progressively responsible experience in Cyber Security, InfoSec, Security Engineering, Network Engineering with emphasis in cyber security issues and operations, computer incident response, systems architecture, data management.* CISSP CertificationDesired Skills:* Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)

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