IBM Cyber Incident Response Team Operator/Analyst in St Louis, Missouri
Information and Data are some of the most important organizational assets in today’s businesses. As a Security Consultant, you will be a key advisor for IBM’s clients, analyzing business requirements to design and implement the best security solutions for their needs. You will apply your technical skills to find the balance between enabling and securing the client's organization with the cognitive solutions that are making IBM the fastest growing enterprise security business in the world.
Your Role and Responsibilities
The Public Service Sector consulting practice is a trusted advisor to federal, state and local governments, partnering to meet challenges and responding quickly to citizen demands, business needs, new economic conditions, and changing legislative priorities and policies.
As part of the Cybersecurity Division - Cyber Incident Response Team, you shall provide information systems security technical support consisting of the following tasks:
• Deploy, install, manage, and operate SPLUNK Enterprise Security.
• Deploy, install, manage, and operate file integrity monitoring systems.
• Deploy, install, manage, and operate Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems.
• Customize and create rules and signatures for IDS/IPS to meet emerging vulnerabilities and provide enhanced detection capabilities.
•Will perform daily vulnerability check using multiple intelligence gathering sources and provide written summaries of threat and vulnerability information.
• Assist in the preparation of network infrastructure specifications or designs incorporating required information security features.
• Provide security engineering design support for federal client and hosted customers.
•Coordinate with project team to ensure all devices and components report all logs to the SPLUNK Enterprise Security Platform and perform troubleshooting and maintenance of assets.
• Update and/or assist the hosted system's personnel in updating artifacts of the Risk Management Framework (RMF); i.e., system diagram (logical and physical) Hardware/Software/Firmware Inventory, Interface & Ports, Protocols and Services listing, etc.
• DoD 8570.1M IAM level II certification is required.
•Must possess both Baseline and Computing Environment certification and or qualifications as defined in DoD Instruction 8570.01M.
• For the client’s environment the Computing Environment certification can include CompTIA Server+, Microsoft, RedHat, or Solaris professional certifications or training as defined in DoDi 8570.01M
This work location for this role is at the client site in Radford, VA. Candidates must be clearable to DoD Secret clearance. An interim DOD Secret clearance or higher level clearance is required to begin work on Day 1.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
A total of at least 4 years of experience in Cybersecurity and with a strong technical background in Linux OS
Experience with customization and creation of rules and signatures for IDS/IPS to meet emerging vulnerabilities and provide enhanced detection capabilities.
Must possess both Baseline and Computing Environment certification as defined in DoD Instruction 8570.01M.
The Computing Environment certification can include CompTIA Server+, Microsoft, RedHat, or Solaris professional certifications or training as defined in DoDi 8570.01M
Experience with the deployment, installation, management and operations of: SPLUNK Enterprise Security, file integrity monitoring systems and Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
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