Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Washington, DC
Jan 12, 2021
Jan 14, 2021
Full Time
Senior Cyber Security Engineer**job details:**+ location:Washington, DC+ salary:$60.74 per hour+ date posted:Monday, January 11, 2021+ job type:Contract+ industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services+ reference:814715**job description**Senior Cyber Security Engineerjob summary:Our Washington DC Client is seeking a Tier III SOC engineer for a long term contract opportunity. Due to COVID this role will start remote and move to onsite once COVID clears. Candidates should have 7+ years of SOC experience, be well versed in the Microsoft Security tool Stack and have relevant certifiations. Candidates should be comfortable with a rotating shift.location: Washington, Washington, DC job type: Contractwork hours: 8am to 4pmeducation: Bachelorsresponsibilities:Serves as an integrated member of the Security Architecture & Engineering team providing direct support to the Security Operations Center and technology projects through DevSecOps. This role is responsible for a broad range of complex technical and professional work functions to protect IT systems, network, and data across the enterprise. The Principal Cybersecurity Engineer is highly technical, with a solid understanding of information security, infrastructure software, and various operating systems. Leads the service delivery of multiple security systems or toolsets.Delivers integration, implementation, and operation and maintenance support to multiple technologies which may include:+ Security Information & Event Management (SIEM) / Security Orchestration & Automated Response (SOAR) technologies+ Endpoint Protection Products+ Network Security Devices+ Cloud Access Security Brokers+ Threat Intelligence Platforms, or+ Digital Forensics ToolsParticipates in special projects or investigations into specific technology or solution issues and research and piloting of new technologies. Develops secure host baselines to harden operating systems. May serve as a point of contact for engineering efforts.Validates and verifies system security requirements definitions and analysis and establishes system security designs. Designs, develops, and implements and/or integrates security systems and system components including those for networking, computing, and enterprise environments.Coordinate, communicate, share information, and work closely with organization stakeholders. Responsible for knowledge management of operational and support documentation.Where the Principal Cybersecurity EngineerIs the main focal, develop Standard Operation Procedures and system runbooks for the Amtrak Security Architecture & Engineering team.Requires prior experience managing cybersecurity tools and systems.Must possess one or more relevant cybersecurity certification such as CISSP-ISSEP, MCSE, GCIH, GCIA, or SANS certification.Position requires a Bachelor's Degree and 7+ years relevant experience, or 9+ years of relevant experience to satisfy education and experience requirement.qualifications:+ Experience level: Manager+ Minimum 7 years of experience+ Education: Bachelors (required)skills:+ SECURITY ENGINEER+ SECURITY+ SECURITY ANALYST+ Microsoft Certifi*+ CEH (Certified Ethical Hackers)/PenTestEqual Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.