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Incident Handling Sr. (PEN001629)
Position Summary: Conduct Defensive Cyber Operation – Internal Defensive Measures (DCO-IDM): Implement mitigation measures in response to general or specific Advanced Persistent Threats (APT), (attempted exploits/attacks, malware delivery, etc.) on the respective networks. This includes blocking and / or denying access by hostile sites or restricting access by specific ports, protocols, and/or applications
Major Job Activities: Where the DCO-D does not administratively control the sensor grid, make recommendations to the supporting operations and maintenance organization to take necessary action. If the mitigation action (internal defensive measure) requires approval by a Configuration Control Board (CCB) and /or Authorizing Official (AO), provide justification of internal defensive measure and / or operational impact (employed or accepted risk). If deemed appropriate (or as requested by the COR) the internal defensive measure may involve coordination of a Network Damage Assessment (NDA), Network Assistance Visit (NAV), or other version of Computer Defense Assistance Program CDAP. Conduct coordination with the appropriate team to support that effort.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in a related field, or 4 years of additional experience.
One or more of the following certifications must be held to achieve the required IA Category and Level, IAW DoD 8570.01-M and BBP 05-PR-M-0002: IAT Level II Baseline Certification; IAM Level II Baseline Certification; CSSP-A Baseline Certification; CSSP-IS Baseline Certification; Additional CE certifications as required for the operating system(s) and/or security related tools/devices.
Preferred: CSSP-IR and E: IAT III
Experience: Must have proficiency in conducting detailed analysis of systems, signals, and underlying protocols to identify potential security issues and produce remedies to enhance security features. Will have strong interpersonal skills to enable working, interfacing, and interrelating with diverse personnel and dynamic teams. Strong demonstrated cyber security systems engineering, with requirements and interface management, risk management, change boards and change board environment. Will also be proficient in RMF technologies and processes, project integration, analysis and stakeholder processes. Experience developing transition to operations plans, supporting design reviews and engineering boards.
Tasks will be performed under general direction
Primary Location: Kuwait
Job: Information Technology
Clearance Level required at Start Date: TS/SCI
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.