Cyber Security Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/21/17 by Ron DSilva
Washington, DC
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/21/17 Ron DSilva


  • Good knowledge of Forensics and tools, able to perform forensic analysis of compromised systems
  • Understanding of networkforensics and behavior analysis
  • Knowledge about zero day attacks and correlation with vulnerability scan data
  • Good understanding of Vulnerability Analysis and Penetration Testing
  • Understanding of Advance Persistent Threats, Phishing, Malware Threats, Rogue DNS, Botnets, domain name squatting, pharming….
  • Able to understand, design and develop threat mitigation strategy, prioritize identified threats, managing risks associated with threats
  • Good understanding of Malware Assessment using advanced tools and techniques
  • Knowledge of malware code analysis reverse engineering
  • Able to advise on mitigation and remediation of threats and coordinate with other teams and data source catalogue
  • Provide technical expertise in identifying modeling and reporting on emerging threats
  • Good knowledge on reporting and analytical support on information security trends, standards, solutions
  • Excellent Communication and Conversation Skills               
  • Strong Analytical and Problem solving Skills             
  • Should have a good customer handling skills

Typical activities to be Performed:

o   Perform and coordinate attack surface monitoring and mapping
o   Report on correlated and aggregated threat intelligence
o   Review, classify and prioritize current threats, malware and patch advisories and assist with corresponding risk mitigation plans
o   Coordinate patch management process
o   Develop and publish risk flash reports, position statements, and briefings for  approval
o   Zero day exploit and emerging threat research
o   Perform cyber-criminal profiling
o   Monitor and report on patch level compliance
o   Conduct threat modeling workshops using plausible scenarios
o   Assist with planning and support of network and computer breach response
o   Assist with Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) incident remediation as requested
o   Review current processes and recommend efficiency and quality improvements

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