The SOC Manager will serve as a senior subject matter expert for the Security Operations Center (SOC) for all aspects of cloud platform information security, to include assessing platform capabilities, leveraging available security functionality and tools, and leading efforts to manage monitoring and incident response. This will include managing runbooks, documentation packages, and Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) rule development. The selected candidate will work in Washington, DC and must be willing to travel to other locations as duties and customers require.
-Research and assess the security capabilities and functionality of new or existing cloud platforms and perform gap and/or integration analysis as needed.
-Recommend specific tools and processes to maximize security monitoring and response capability.
-Engineer logging and collection of security event data and transmission to technology components for security incident analysis.
-Ensure the completeness and accuracy of security event data by monitoring log sources.
-Lead in developing and testing use cases for monitoring and alerts.
-Apply best practices in the development of cloud-based security alerts.
-Assist with the configuration of SIEM tools to analyze security event data, detect suspicious activity, and alert on potential security incidents.
-Develop log aggregation system alerts and searches across instances, including allied businesses.
-Escalate cybersecurity events and collaborates with technical teams to identify, resolve, and mitigate events.
-The selectee will be expected to perform additional job duties as needed to support the customer and our company.
-Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree plus 8-10 years of related experience OR master’s degree plus 6 years of related experience.
-Desired certifications: While not required to minimally qualify for this position, the ideal candidate will possess two or more of the following certifications: CISP, CISSP, CISM, CCSK, CCSP, Security+, CEH, GCIH, GCFA, GNFA, GRID, GREM, and GSLCGSTRT.
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
-Ability to develop reports, recommendations, proposals, presentations, and other critical documentation for federal leaders.
-Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple stakeholders and projects concurrently.
-Strong organizational and time-management skills.
-Positive attitude, self-motivated, confident, and tenacious.
-Results-oriented, creative, and energetic.
-Ability to work well under pressure.
-Ability to work both independently and with a team to solve problems.
-Strong work ethic and adaptability.
-Ability to manage and deliver services to federal customers efficiently and effectively.
-Willingness to travel as needed.
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