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2017-1640-SC: Penetration Tester - Colorado Springs, CO
LocationCO, Colorado Springs
ScheduleFull Time
Company1) Davidson Technologies, Inc.
Job Responsibilities
The candidate will provide overwatch and situational awareness, along with direct communications and coordinated response procedures with the Tier 2 CSSP. He/She will also be responsible for monitoring all network traffic and providing dedicated focus on maintaining mission assurance for the critical missions of the USASMDC/ARSTRAT Cyber Key Terrains. The analyst may be requested, as part of a team, to provide 24-hours a day, 7-days a week, 365-days a year (24/7/365) capability to detect network attacks to USASMDC/ARSTRAT network communications. The candidate should be able to support working as part of a team to monitor and analyze network and system traffic.

Duties will include the following:
*Monitoring of systems, servers, infrastructure, and software, which includes firewalls, proxy servers, and intrusion detection systems
*Review system and firewall logs and IDS alerts using approved tools in accordance with operating procedures
*Isolate and take appropriate action to mitigate security threats
*Analyze and develop reports and metrics that support finds
*As required, participate with the incident response team in a technical hands-on role to support investigations, responses, resolutions, identifications,  and root cause analysis
*Recommend and implement additional controls to prevent future incidents
*Support other teams by responding to requests for information and assist with specific projects
*Information security intelligence threat monitoring, keeping apprised of pertinent events, research, and development
*Perform software loading, as required
*Provide input to the respective operations work schedule
*Provide weekly status reports
*Attend daily/weekly/monthly support meetings, as requested
*Minimum of six(6) years' experience with design or operations of telecommunications networks
*IAM/IAT Level III (CISSP preferred or associate, CISA, GSE, SCNA) certification
*CEH may be acceptable
*Experience in information security, network administration, or system administration

Desired Competencies/Experience/Certifications:
*Vendor certifications (ArcSight, Checkpoint, CCNA or CCSP)
*Knowledge of DoD communication network architectures and Network Operations Center (NOC) documentation and processes
*Experience with ArcSight, Security Onion, and Snort

*Ability to obtain or possess a top-secret clearance with the ability to gain SCI