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1223- Cybersecurity Consultant

Dallas, Texas
US Citizen

OVERVIEW

As a Cyber Security Managemet Consultant, you will provide Energy/Utility clients with support related to security management of critical systems, applications, and infrastructure. This includes leveraging industry best practices to recommend improvements to the client’s security posture, validating security configuration baselines and hardening existing systems. You will assist in the evaluation, test, and implementation of new security tools to increase security of the client’s environment. You will also conduct security investigations into customer incidents. Interact with security analysts, engineers, and data source owners to implement security management activities. Contribute to contract and client-related status reports.

GENERAL DUTIES OVERVIEW

  • Integrate, implement, and configure modules and components of the QRadar tool
  • Assist clients in building use-cases, operational processes with QRadar ecosystem
  • Integrate various log sources into Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools, to include building custom data sources
  • Conduct Log Source Acquisition and/or New Device Implementation
  • Configure Devices to Send Logs to QRadar System
  • Conduct security investigations into customer incidents using QRadar Security Intelligence
  • Configure and troubleshoot QRadar to deliver optimal performance in high volume enterprise customer environments
  • Configure and troubleshoot network and security devices, various operating systems, and applications such as web, mail and database services
  • Document completed solution installation, and configuration work for the client.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3+ years of experience with SIEM tools and management of cyber security operations
  • Knowledge of general cyber security concepts including threat intelligence, penetration testing, security logging and monitoring, and incident response
  • Strong deductive reasoning, critical thinking, problem solving, and prioritization skills
  • Working Knowledge of North American Electric Reliability Corporation Critical Infrastructure Protection Plan (NERC CIP) requirements
  • Experience working with QRadar System Architecture and Components, Log and Flow Data Correlation
  • Experience planning the deployment of IBM Security QRadar implementation based on best practices
  • Experience integrating QRadar with customer operations including log sources, VA scanners, cloud apps, network management and ticketing systems
  • Experience conducting analysis and tuning of system for maximum effectiveness

CLEARANCE

US Citizen

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