The #1 Site for IT and Engineering Jobs - search all IT and Engineering  jobs.
I2s3sh6sxw5vkqlkyc8

Vulnerability/Threat Specialist Junior - Must have an Interim Secret or Secret Clearance

Job Description



 Vulnerability/Threat Specialist Junior

Security Clearance required: Must have an Interim Secret or Secret Clearance
US Citizenship Required
Location:
Monterey, CA

Position Summary: The Vulnerability/Threat Specialist Junior will provide Cybersecurity support in a SOC environment. The SOC is responsible for the overall security of Enterprise-wide information systems and networks. The SOC's objectives are to protect, detect, respond, and recover from Information Security (IS) threats to the enterprise and associated systems. The SOC is chartered to prevent, detect, contain, and eradicate cyber threats through monitoring, intrusion detection, and protective security services to information systems. The SOC also conducts vulnerability assessments, analyzes cyber threats, monitors the email gateway, and collects information on and investigates and reports on all confirmed or suspected security incidents.

Position Responsibilities:
  • Utilize the SOC checklist, reviews the latest alerts/events from various SOC sensors to determine relevancy and urgency.
  • Review open source, and other sources of, information to identify events that should be transitioned into the incident response process.
  • Create new incident tickets for alerts that signal an incident and require Tier 2 incident response review.
  • Handle incidents that have been tasked to Tier I.
  • Under supervision, may manage and configure security monitoring tools (SIEM, IDS, Firewall, Access Control Lists, etc.) to mitigate existing threats / vulnerabilities.

Essential Skills, Experience, and Certifications:
  • Capability and desire to work in shift environment which includes rotating daytime and overnight work hours of variable length
  • US Citizenship is a requirement of this position in accordance with 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(2)(C)
  • Must hold at least one certification as required by Dept. of Defense (DoD) 8570.01-M and Department of Defense Directive 8140.01, IAT Level II or Higher OR have the ability to obtain within 6 months of hire
  • Must have a minimum of one (1) year of professional experience in network or UNIX/Linux system administration, software engineering, software development
  • Will accept a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or related field in place of the 1 year of experience.
  • Must have some experience working with various security methodologies and processes, knowledge of Transmission Control Protocol / Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) protocols,
  • Knowledge and experience configuring and implementing a diverse array of technical security solutions
  • Experience providing analysis and trending of security log data from a large number of heterogeneous security devices.
  • Should be proficient in at least one programming language
  • Experience with reverse engineering tools, a variety of operating systems and open source computer forensic tools
  • Working understanding of computer forensic techniques and methodologies.
  • Experience with the following is ideal: JIRA (Atlassian issue tracking system), Palo Alto Firewall, SNORT IDS, AlienVault SIEM, Barracuda Mail Spam / Virus Firewall, and HBSS
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, this position requires the ability to sit for potentially long periods of time throughout the workday. Hearing sufficient to understand conversations, both in person and on the telephone. Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, power tools, and to handle other computer components for potentially long periods of time without experiencing abnormal hand, wrist, or eye strain. Occasional inspection of cables in floors and ceilings. Lifting and transporting moderately heavy objects, such as computers and peripherals. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Work Environment: Includes a typical office environment, with minimal exposure to excessive noise or adverse environmental issues, including exposure to heat, cold, inclement weather conditions, and occasional environmental hazards. Local, regional, and national travel may be required.

Epsilon Benefits:
Medical, Dental, Vision Plan
AD&D and Life Insurance
Paid Federal Holidays
Paid Time Off
401(k) Retirement Plan
Education reimbursement
Referral Bonuses

 View More Careers at EPSILON
URL: www.epsilon-inc.com/careers
Follow us on: LinkedIn | Twitter | google+

 

Epsilon is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. EEO/AA: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Vets.

Please click here to review your rights under EEO policy.

If you are an individual with a disability and need special assistance or reasonable accommodation in applying for employment with Epsilon, Inc., please contact our Recruiting department by phone 828-398-5414 or by email careers@epsilon-inc.com.

Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Location US-CA-Monterey
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Hour
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type IT & Technical
Apply

Company Overview

Epsilon, Inc.

Working at Epsilon: Epsilon’s core values of Consideration, Simplicity, and Improvement are the pillars of who we are and how our team members operate. Whether you are working at our headquarters in Weaverville, NC or on a Government site across the nation, we treat each other with respect and consideration, value the ideas and ingenuity of our team members and appreciate each other’s work style. Our team members build bridges across departments, think beyond the status quo, and develop creative solutions. Learn More

Contact Information

US-CA-Monterey
Snapshot
Epsilon, Inc.
Company:
US-CA-Monterey
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Hour
Pay Type:
N/A
Pay Rate:
IT & Technical
Store Type:

Job Description



 Vulnerability/Threat Specialist Junior

Security Clearance required: Must have an Interim Secret or Secret Clearance
US Citizenship Required
Location:
Monterey, CA

Position Summary: The Vulnerability/Threat Specialist Junior will provide Cybersecurity support in a SOC environment. The SOC is responsible for the overall security of Enterprise-wide information systems and networks. The SOC's objectives are to protect, detect, respond, and recover from Information Security (IS) threats to the enterprise and associated systems. The SOC is chartered to prevent, detect, contain, and eradicate cyber threats through monitoring, intrusion detection, and protective security services to information systems. The SOC also conducts vulnerability assessments, analyzes cyber threats, monitors the email gateway, and collects information on and investigates and reports on all confirmed or suspected security incidents.

Position Responsibilities:
  • Utilize the SOC checklist, reviews the latest alerts/events from various SOC sensors to determine relevancy and urgency.
  • Review open source, and other sources of, information to identify events that should be transitioned into the incident response process.
  • Create new incident tickets for alerts that signal an incident and require Tier 2 incident response review.
  • Handle incidents that have been tasked to Tier I.
  • Under supervision, may manage and configure security monitoring tools (SIEM, IDS, Firewall, Access Control Lists, etc.) to mitigate existing threats / vulnerabilities.

Essential Skills, Experience, and Certifications:
  • Capability and desire to work in shift environment which includes rotating daytime and overnight work hours of variable length
  • US Citizenship is a requirement of this position in accordance with 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(2)(C)
  • Must hold at least one certification as required by Dept. of Defense (DoD) 8570.01-M and Department of Defense Directive 8140.01, IAT Level II or Higher OR have the ability to obtain within 6 months of hire
  • Must have a minimum of one (1) year of professional experience in network or UNIX/Linux system administration, software engineering, software development
  • Will accept a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or related field in place of the 1 year of experience.
  • Must have some experience working with various security methodologies and processes, knowledge of Transmission Control Protocol / Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) protocols,
  • Knowledge and experience configuring and implementing a diverse array of technical security solutions
  • Experience providing analysis and trending of security log data from a large number of heterogeneous security devices.
  • Should be proficient in at least one programming language
  • Experience with reverse engineering tools, a variety of operating systems and open source computer forensic tools
  • Working understanding of computer forensic techniques and methodologies.
  • Experience with the following is ideal: JIRA (Atlassian issue tracking system), Palo Alto Firewall, SNORT IDS, AlienVault SIEM, Barracuda Mail Spam / Virus Firewall, and HBSS
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, this position requires the ability to sit for potentially long periods of time throughout the workday. Hearing sufficient to understand conversations, both in person and on the telephone. Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, power tools, and to handle other computer components for potentially long periods of time without experiencing abnormal hand, wrist, or eye strain. Occasional inspection of cables in floors and ceilings. Lifting and transporting moderately heavy objects, such as computers and peripherals. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Work Environment: Includes a typical office environment, with minimal exposure to excessive noise or adverse environmental issues, including exposure to heat, cold, inclement weather conditions, and occasional environmental hazards. Local, regional, and national travel may be required.

Epsilon Benefits:
Medical, Dental, Vision Plan
AD&D and Life Insurance
Paid Federal Holidays
Paid Time Off
401(k) Retirement Plan
Education reimbursement
Referral Bonuses

 View More Careers at EPSILON
URL: www.epsilon-inc.com/careers
Follow us on: LinkedIn | Twitter | google+

 

Epsilon is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. EEO/AA: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Vets.

Please click here to review your rights under EEO policy.

If you are an individual with a disability and need special assistance or reasonable accommodation in applying for employment with Epsilon, Inc., please contact our Recruiting department by phone 828-398-5414 or by email careers@epsilon-inc.com.

Job Requirements

 
Sologig Advice

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online: Never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction.Learn More

By applying to a job using sologig.com you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the workinretail.com Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with theTerms & Conditionsand both meet and comply with their provisions.
Vulnerability/Threat Specialist Junior - Must have an Interim Secret or Secret Clearance Apply now