Job Description :
Role: Cybersecurity Architect
Location: Everett, WA (Remote)
Duration: 1 Year Contract

The Cybersecurity Focal oversees cybersecurity, incident response, and computer network defense for the ASP Company. As an integral part of the team, the Cybersecurity Focal will focus on preparing, defending, preventing, and reacting to cybersecurity incidents and building out the infrastructure required to enable effective computer layers of defense. Candidate should be a strong leader with the ability to work cross-functionally in a global environment.

Contribute to the development of the company-wide information security infrastructure.
Facilitate meetings and workshops to help define corporate processes and needs around incident response.
Identify gaps in the security posture and work with the team to mitigate or remediate them.
Maintain a thorough knowledge of attack vectors and methodologies and how to mitigate them.
Leverage attack and vulnerability scanning tools to test, and enable the various teams to test, the organizations assets for vulnerabilities.
Interface with other departments and resources as a SME for security related concerns or input.

Minimum 5 years experience in the field of incident response or security engineering. College degree(s) in relevant technical programs may substitute a portion of the experience.
Minimum 3 years experience in at least 3 of the following areas:
Network intrusion analysis
Computer Incident Response, Windows
Penetration Testing or Security Assessments
Malware analysis for detection and response
Identity and Access management technologies and techniques
Vulnerability scanning (Qualys, Nessus, Nexpose, Retina)

SANS GIAC Certification at the 500 level or above in one or more of the following: GCIH, GCIA, GCED, GPEN, GSNA, GCFA, GWAPT
Ability to travel globally as needed for incidents and meeting with business/IT staff for projects up to 25%.

Experience working on a global CIRT, or global security engineering team.
Strong verbal and written communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate and translate highly technical information in a professional manner at all levels.
Comfort working in a team, talking to clients, mentoring colleagues, and documenting processes.
Aptitude for learning and capable of working in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to produce high-quality deliverables while working independently or as part of a team.
Self-directed, proactive and curious.
Experience in several of the following areas:
Computer Incident Response, Linux
Network Intrusion Prevention/Detection systems
Network Firewall management or deployment
Host/Server secure configurations and hardening
Network device secure configurations and hardening
Host IDS/IPS/FW configurations
Host detection and response tools (Carbon Black, McAfee, Trend, etc
System administration on Linux, Unix, Windows
TCP/IP based network communication
Network protocol security
Cloud computing and SaaS, PaaS, IaaS experience

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