• Senior Cyber Security Specialist

    Job Locations US
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Cyber Security
    Work Authorization
    US Citizens, preferred
    Contract - W2
    Posted Date
  • Overview

    VariQ is looking for their next Senior Cyber Security Specialist who describes themselves as an expert contributor and leader. Resolves technical problems that are typically exceptionally difficult or complex. Manages teams on complex projects/ assignments. Develops products, solutions, processes using advanced principles, theories and concepts within own technical specialty. Requires expert knowledge of and ability to apply principles, theories, and concepts of narrow technical domain.

    Additional Information:

    • Location: DMV
    • Security Clearance: active TS required
    • Available: upon award


    • Lead teams to provide security monitoring and incident response services, in alignment with the mission to protect network assets (including Industrial Control Systems) to a level of confidentiality, integrity and availability commensurate with the threat to those assets and their value to the Government.
    • Act as internal and external expert on matters relating to intrusion detection and incident response.
    • Lead investigations into network intrusions and other cyber security breaches.
    • Lead a coordinated response to complex cyber-attacks that threaten assets, intellectual property, and computer systems.
    • Lead the development and improvement of security monitoring and incident response processes and solutions as required to support our cyber security program.
    • Operate security monitoring and incident response toolsets with a focus on continuous improvement.
    • Research and recommend solutions for incident response and digital forensics.


    • Experience in leading efforts in information security, specifically with penetration testing, intrusion detection, incident response or digital forensics
    • Experience in leading complex response activities with IT services department
    • Experience leading in an enterprise team setting
    • Active CISSP certification, or equivalent
    • With a relevant Bachelor’s degree, eight (8) years of relevant experience are required. With a relevant Master’s degree, six (6) years of relevant experience are required



    VariQ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


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