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Incident Response Team (IRT) Security Engineer
Turbo Federal LLC
Job Location: Washington, DC
Incident Response Team (IRT) Security Engineer

Contract Length: through 2020
US Citizen: required ... must already be local
Public Trust 5 Clearance: a NACLC (National Agency Check with Local Agency Check and Credit) plus a Moderate Risk Background Investigation
Interview & security process: probably phone and in-person interviews expect 30-60 days for security process

  • Provide support to maintain FireEye ecosystem, including providing patching and administering configs within a FireEye AX, CM, EX, FX, HX, NX environment. This includes:
    • Testing FireEye HX Agent configs prior to upgrades
    • Testing FireEye Appliances and validating deployed signatures YARA/FireEye
  • Provide support of RHEL Patching Via Satelite Validate Config and Patch Status
  • Provide support in maintain an incident response lab environment, that includes:
    • pfSense
    • ESXi VMs
    • Hybrid Analysis
    • Kali Linux
    • Cuckoo Sandbox (deprecated by Hybrid)
    • Security Onion/Bro
    • Nighthawk/VolUtility
    • Storage - NetAppPython or other scripting language experience
  • Support/assist the client with improvement to real-time monitoring and triage capabilities of incidents received at the operations center.
  • Work collectively with other team members on proposing configuration changes to FireEye environment.
  • Support efforts on threat hunting, network, host, and malware analysis, sensor tuning and custom signature creation
  • Lead the application of cyber intelligence to improve security operations
  • Measure and manage individual and team performance
  • Ensure adequate metrics and documentation of team operations for leadership and other constituents

Education: BS/BA degree from accredited university

  • Five or more years of work experience
  • Three or more years of cyber security work experience
  • 2+ years of Splunk Infrastructure
  • Prior leadership experience with direct reports in a cyber environment
  • Experience and effective participation in hunt, computer network defense, real-time analysis and incident response activities, to include ability to reconstruct events from network, endpoint, and log data
  • Experience and understanding of host-based/endpoint protection systems
  • Cyber intelligence, disk forensics and memory forensics experience
  • Server administration experience
  • Enterprise forensic tool(s) experience
  • Federal contract experience

Training Requirements
  • One or more certifications in information security (such as GCIA, GCIH, CEH, CISSP, SSCP, Sec+, etc)

Specialized Knowledge/Skills Requirements
Core skills: At a minimum, we are looking for an Information Security Engineer with these core skills. If you want to work as an Information Security Engineer with us, you must possess the following.
  • Direct experience with anti-virus software, intrusion detection, firewalls and content filtering
  • Knowledge of risk assessment tools, technologies and methods
  • Experience designing secure networks, systems and application architectures
  • Knowledge of disaster recovery, computer forensic tools, technologies and methods
  • Experience planning, researching and developing security policies, standards and procedures
  • Professional experience in a system administration role supporting multiple platforms and applications
  • Ability to communicate network security issues to peers and management
  • Ability to read and use the results of mobile code, malicious code, and anti-virus software

Advanced skills: In addition to the skills above, the best candidate will have a Strong understanding of endpoint security solutions to include File Integrity Monitoring and Data Loss Prevention

How To Apply:
You will be directed to another website for application instructions.
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