Cyber Security Specialist (Sr), Norfolk, Va

Responsibilities/Expectations: 

  • Operate all aspects of Information Systems (IS) data availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and non-repudiation
  • Implement and monitor security measures for communication systems, networks, and provide advice that systems and personnel adhere to established security standards and Governmental requirements for security on these systems
  • Develop and execute Government approved security policies, plans, and procedures
  • Implement data network security measures
  • Operate and monitor network intrusion detection and forensic systems
  • Conduct IS security incident handling; support Continuity of Operations Plan/Disaster Recovery (COOP/DR) plans
  • Perform certification of IS and networks
  • Perform other information security duties including operation of Electronic Key Management System (EKMS) and maintenance of Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
  • Operate Host Based Security System (HBSS), firewalls, Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS), Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), other point of presence security tools, Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), and related security operations
  • Perform defensive cyber operation duties including, but not limited to;
    • ensuring workstation and server compliancy with Marine Corps McAfee Host Based Security System (HBSS) requirements
    • identifying cybersecurity incidents using HBSS, Tenable SecurityCenter, RedSeal, McAfee Security Information and Event Manager (SIEM), and other automated tools
    • operating Imperva Web Application and Database firewalls
    • performing forensics and remedial action on cybersecurity incidents
    • reporting defensive cyber operations statistics. 

Required Qualifications/Education/Experience

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in general IT  
  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • Information Assurance Technician (IAT) Level III 

Required Security Clearance:  Secret

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