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Senior Cyber Security Specialist

DGS is currently seeking a talented Senior Cyber Security Specialist to support our Team located in Washington, DC.  

Responsibilities and Duties

Expert contributor and leader. Resolves technical problems that are typically exceptionally difficult or complex. Manages teams on complex projects/ assignments. Develops products, solutions, processes using advanced principles, theories and concepts within own technical specialty. Requires expert knowledge of and ability to apply principles, theories, and concepts of narrow technical domain.

  • Lead teams to provide security monitoring and incident response services, in alignment with the mission to protect network assets (including Industrial Control Systems) to a level of confidentiality, integrity and availability commensurate with the threat to those assets and their value to the Government.
  • Act as internal and external expert on matters relating to intrusion detection and incident response.
  • Lead investigations into network intrusions and other cyber security breaches.
  • Lead a coordinated response to complex cyber-attacks that threaten assets, intellectual property, and computer systems.
  • Lead the development and improvement of security monitoring and incident response processes and solutions as required to support our cyber security program.
  • Operate security monitoring and incident response toolsets with a focus on continuous improvement.
  • Research and recommend solutions for incident response and digital forensics.

 

Required Skills

  • With a relevant Bachelor’s degree, eight (8) years of relevant experience are required.  With a relevant Master’s degree, six (6) years of relevant experience are required
  • Experience in leading efforts in information security, specifically with penetration testing, intrusion detection, incident response or digital forensics
  • Experience in leading complex response activities with IT services department
  • Experience leading in an enterprise team setting
  • CISSP certification, or equivalent

Clearance Required

  • TS/SCI (Q desired, but not required)

Education

  • With a relevant Bachelor’s degree, eight (8) years of relevant experience are required.  With a relevant Master’s degree, six (6) years of relevant experience are required

Company Overview

Dependable Global Solutions (DGS), a Security and Intelligence Firm, was founded in September 2004 as a privately held small business. DGS’ principle belief is that security is not a singular endeavor. Our clients require the ability to recognize, plan for, and mitigate risk in all of its various forms.

DGS specializes in IT security, mission assurance, and intelligence operations and analysis. We build, manage, and enhance our client’s ability to identify and deal with threats and attacks in near real-time.

DGS Benefits

At DGS, we understand that our employees are our most valuable resource. That’s why we offer competitive compensation packages and a supportive environment with good work-life balance. In addition, we provide opportunities for growth and development so that our employees can continually develop their competencies, skills, and talents, and pursue advancement opportunities.

When you join the DGS Team you receive - Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, Short Term & Long-Term Disability, Flexible Spending Account, 401k Retirement Savings Plan with Company Match, Employee Assistance Program, Tuition and Professional Development Assistance, 529 College Savings Plan.

 

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