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Cyber Security Professional (CW6) in Columbus, OH at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/22/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 51487

Cyber Security Professional. The Defense Optimization Team with our Columbus, Ohio client is looking for a skilled Cyber Security Professional for a contract role. This person will be responsible for improving the cyber defense posture through proactively identifying, classifying, and protecting the client against new threats and vulnerabilities. The role will be specifically on the Defense Optimization team and will responsible for ensuring security tools are leveraged through integration opportunities.


  • Development of patterns, signatures, and configuration changes in multiple security tools such as IPS, SIEM, and NGFW.
  • Identify, analyze, and develop mitigation guidance for threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Maintains knowledge of current vulnerability and threat trends.
  • Define security tool integrations and capability enhancements.
  • Interfacing with various groups across the organization to drive remediation.

Position Requirements:

  • The ideal candidate will have 4 to 6 years of information security experience.
  • In addition, it is preferred the candidate has a thorough understanding of Phantom Splunk and proven coding skills (Developer).
  • Nice to haves will be: Cloud security within Amazon AWS and/or Microsoft Azure, IBM Qradar SIEM, Palo Alto, IDS/IPS products.
  • You should have an understanding of software development standard methodologies and be able to develop new apps and playbooks (Since many of our client's products leverage Python for app and playbook development, experience in this language is desirable).
  • Ability to build, present and document technical solutions.
  • Ability to perform in-depth and high-level technical presentations for customers, partners and prospects.
  • Proven record of being able to identify customer needs, requirements, and business drivers for automation and orchestration solutions.
  • Ability to write reusable, testable, and efficient Python-based Playbooks that codify the business drivers of our internal customers.
  • Thorough understanding of attack vectors, cyber threats, and methods of exploitation.
  • In-depth knowledge of kill chain, SANS Controls, and vulnerability management lifecycle.
  • Experience with vulnerability and IOC classification.
  • Experience with use case development and security defense process improvements.
  • Defense controls and cyber defense framework implementation.
  • Excellent communication, strong presentation, and documentation skills.
  • In-depth experience with multiple technologies such as Linux, Windows, Network, and Applications.
  • In-depth experience with SIEM, IDS, HIPS, Vulnerability Scanners and Firewalls required.

Applicants must be able to work directly for Fast Switch – No C2C (US Citizens and all other parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply).

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