Cybersecurity Architect

Basecamp Consulting and Solution - McLean, VA

ContractEstimated: $130,000 - $170,000 a year
Skills

The Cybersecurity Architect will interface with customers to:

* Identify and understand needs

* Assessment and decomposition of security requirements

* Development and presentation of cyber focus design solutions and guidelines

* Provide leadership and oversight to the delivery of security architect services

As cyber expert, the responsibilities in efforts that will result in the integration of application security and/or information security requirements, controls and processes into the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) or Project Life Cycle and also participate in feature development, technical risk assessments and security technology deployments.

Responsibilities:

  • Deploy Splunk log aggregation tool.
  • Create general Splunk alerts based on general alerting requirements.
  • Deploy Tenable Nessus Scan tool
  • Configure Nessus scan tool to perform Operating System level scans, Network tool scans and Baseline Configuration.
  • Working knowledge of Linux Operating System and Windows Operating system.
  • Provide security engineering expertise to enhance security posture.
  • Develop secure application architectural designs
  • Ensure applications and infrastructure meet standards for security as defined by CIS and FIPS.
  • Utilize publicly available Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) to analyze and probe system weaknesses.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in security architectures in large datacenter environment – DNS/DHCP, Load Balancing (F5 Networks), Firewalls (Cisco, Palo Alto, Fortinet, & Juniper Networks), IDS/IPS, IPSEC VPN)
  • Ensure that all solutions follow security, compliance controls, and conformance to firm’s IT security standards.
  • Full document and provide security considerations related to technical implementations

Qualifications:

  • OSCP/OSCE Highly Preferred
  • Proven hands-on Security Engineering experience dealing with Network engineering as well as Software Engineering.
  • Linux Operating System working experience
  • Tenable Nessus experience
  • Developer background, 2 years of experience with programming in at least one common object oriented language (java, c#, C, Python, Ruby etc.)
  • Experience with continuous integration concepts and tools, such as Bamboo, Jenkins, Microsoft TFS, TeamCity, etc.
  • Knowledge of Risk Controls framework, and Audit procedures (27000/1/2, NIST 800-53/171, SOC2, DFARS, Privacy Shield, etc.)
  • Ability to script in multiple operating systems, Linux (BASH), Windows (Powershell)

Skills:

Cisco IOS, Windows Server, RHEL 7, Java/Python/C#/Javascript, Various Networking Tools, Proxy (Nginx, Apache, Netscaler), Nessus Vulnerability Scanner, Splunk, Snort, Wireshark

Job Type: Contract

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)