Cyber Security Onsite SME San Antonio TX - 32174 in San Antonio, TX at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 3/5/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The candidate will serve as the on-site Cyber Security SME for a JRSS vendor and will be responsible for utilizing the vendor's tools in order to reduce the number of false positive detections in government-provided use cases.  The candidate will modify the vendor's tools to improve true positive detections as well as integrate it into the overall JRSS tool suite.  The candidate will provide use case results to the Alion site lead for integration with all vendor-provided metrics to enable feedback from the government client on toolset improvements.  Position is full-time during normal duty hours at Joint Base San Antonio.  Travel (less than 5%) is required for this position

Job Requirements:

  • A minimum of five (5) years recent experience in the direct performance of a major program, project, or activity relating to Information Technology, Ethical Hacking, Cyber Security, and/or Information Assurance
  • Experience with Elastic Search or similar technologies
  • Strong experience with search algorithms, taxonomies, recommendation engines, rules engines, personalization
  • Hands-on experience developing large-scale data processing pipelines or analytics
  • Provide support for non-production and production Elastic search, Kibana & Logstash environments
  • Strong knowledge of all Microsoft Office products   
  • Strong leadership and communication skills are critical
  • 8570 IAT I certification
  • TS/SCI eligibility

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in one of the following areas: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer and Information Security, Computer Security, and/or Network Administration from an accredited university/college with ten (10) years’ experience
  • Solid understanding of various types of vulnerabilities, exploits and exploit techniques
  • Deep, specialized domain knowledge and expertise in analytics architectures and query optimization
  • Strong experience with auto-suggests, auto-corrections, type ahead, and other core search functions
  • Strong experience with user engagement metrics, search relevancy and information retrieval metrics
  • Working knowledge of Kubernetes
  • Experience in customer-facing roles
  • Experience as a Security Incident Responder or SOC analyst/manager
  • IAT II certification is a plus

Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info

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