Cyber Security Incident Responder Pensacola, FL, US
Pensacola, FL, US
Information Technology (IT)
Law Enforcement & Security
Strategy - Planning
Cyber Security Incident Responder
Full-time Regular Pensacola, FL, US
17 days agoRequisition ID : 1729
At Criterion Systems, we developed a different kind of business—a company whose real value is a reputation for excellence built upon the collective skills, talents, perspectives, and backgrounds of its people. We are seeking a Cyber Security Incident Responder to support a position in Pensacola, FL.
Criterion is supporting a U.S. Government customer on a large mission critical development and sustainment program to design, build, deliver, and operate a network operations environment; including introducing new cyber capabilities to address emerging threats. In support of the customer’s strategic direction, Criterion is looking for qualified individuals who can support a customer in the detection, response, mitigation, and reporting of cyber threats affecting client networks. By accepting a position with Criterion Systems, you will join a group of professionals with a collaborative mindset where we share ideas and foster professional development in order to accomplish our goals. In addition to our great culture we also offer competitive compensation and benefit packages, company-sponsored team building events, and advancement opportunities. To find out more about how Criterion can help you take your career to the next level please visit our website: www.criterion-sys.com.
Provide support in the detection, response, mitigation, and reporting of cyber threats affecting client networks
Maintain an understanding of the current vulnerabilities, response, and mitigation strategies used in cyber security operations
Produce reports and briefs to provide an accurate depiction of the current threat landscape and associated risk. Accomplish this through the use of customer, community, and open source reporting
Provide analysis for correlated information sources
Facilitate the customer's posturing itself to aggressively investigate cyber activity targeting customer information and its information infrastructure
Assist the customer training department in the education of staff on the cyber threat
Liaison with other government cyber threat analysis entities, such as intra-agency and inter-agency Cyber Threat Working Groups
Maintaining proficiency in the use and production of visualization charts, link analysis diagrams, and database queries
Analyze and report cyber threats as well as assist in deterring, identifying, monitoring, investigating and analyzing computer network intrusions
Additional duties may include providing intrusion support to high technology investigations in the form of computer evidence seizure, computer forensic analysis, data recovery, and network assessments
Meet and maintain customer required Information Assurance training compliance
Ability to support shift work
4 years of experience with a Bachelor of Science Degree with major in Cyber Engineering, Computer Science/Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Science or related field. An additional 8 years of related work experience may be substituted for a degree.
Must have active Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI) security clearance
Must be a U.S. Citizen
4 years hands-on experience in the detection, response, mitigation, and/or reporting of cyber threats affecting client networks and one or more of the following:
Experience in computer intrusion analysis and incident response
Computer network surveillance/monitoring
Knowledge and understanding of network protocols, network devices, multiple operating systems, and secure architectures
Experience in computer evidence seizure, computer forensic analysis, and data recovery
Computer network forensics
System log analysis
Experience with current cyber threats and the associated tactics, techniques, and procedures used to infiltrate computer networks.
Current experience with network intrusion detection and response operations (Protect, Defend, Respond and Sustain methodology)
Current experience with cyber threats and the associated tactics, techniques, and procedures used to infiltrate computer networks
Demonstrated ability to document processes
The ability to respond to crises objectively
Proficiency with MS Office Applications
Must be able to work collaboratively across agencies and physical locations
Experience supporting DHS, Federal Civil, Intelligence and/or DoD Customers
Computer Forensics experience
Malware reverse engineering experience
Experience with Risk and Opportunity management
Scripting experience (python, perl etc…)
Experience with process development and deployment
Excellent writing skills
Prior experience with data visualization products such as Analyst Notebook is desired.
Prior experience with Splunk
Prior experience working in one of the following highly desired: - Security Operations Center (SOC/NOSC) - Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT/CIRT) - DOD/FED Cyber Intel organization - DCIO/MCIO, with Cyber Counterintelligence focus
Criterion Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.
Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmentalized Information (TS/SCI)
Criterion is an industry-recognized Cybersecurity and IT leader. In the last two years, we have almost tripled its revenue and total staff strength as a result of organic growth across our current contracts supporting agencies such as the Department of Energy (DOE) and recent contract awards with new customers including the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Information Technology Center (NITC), and the Department of Commerce.
In 2017, we were recognized on the prestigious Inc. 5000 List as one of the fastest-growing private companies in America and we won the Moxie Award in the Cybersecurity Category.
Would you like to be part of this exciting organization? Please consider applying to one of our open positions.
Working at Criterion
As a service company – our employees are our most valuable asset. We have an Employee Outreach and Retention program centered on communications, camaraderie, recognition, and career tracks.
The program includes: • Quarterly All Hands meetings • Quarterly happy hours • Team lunches • Quarterly and annual awards to celebrate employee achievements
Criterion is currently looking for motivated individuals to join our team to support our clients across the government at federal civilian agencies like the Department of Energy (DOE), Department of Defense (DoD), and the Intelligence Community (IC).