Director of Incident Response
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Director of Incident Response
Ref No.: 18-03980
Location: Alpharetta, Georgia
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date: 04/18/2018
Title: Incident Response Director
Duration: 30 Day - Contract to Hire
Location: Alpharetta, Ga
Start Date: Asap

My direct client is looking to an Incident Response Director onto their team on a full-time basis.

Responsibilities include:
  • Effective written and verbal communication with subordinates, peers, and supervisor
  • Coordinate logistics, manage subordinate ticket workflow and provide reporting documentation in support of situational awareness and future planning needs
  • Participate in review and development of security architectural specifications for infrastructure and business units
  • Participate in planning, implementation, assessment, and reporting of Incident Response Plan
  • Assist in log monitoring, alert and dashboard maintenance, and training of support staff
  • Enforce system hardening requirements and detection of compliance infractions, remediation planning, and retesting
  • Update security zone classifications to continuously prioritize alert response strategies within Incident Response Plan
  • Maintain and enhance documentation templates to meet dynamic compliance and cybersecurity needs
  • Participate in recurring security reviews of the environment, business units, and implementation of security protocols to support a healthy security posture
  • Provide oversight of Identity and Access Management process including employee and contractor on-boarding, off-boarding, training, and access reviews
  • Identify, document, plan, and confirm remediation of vulnerabilities
  • Manage and implement system patch installations to support vulnerability remediation strategy

Essential functions of this position:
  • Demonstrate an ability to work under pressure to meet deliverables accurately and on time
  • Excellent management, communication, interpersonal, organizational and leadership skills
  • Strong leadership skills to meet the demands of a dynamic environment
  • Polished technical skills to navigate a complex, robust and versatile environment
  • Expert knowledge of infrastructure, data, virtualization, network security
  • Collaborate effectively with other teams within Security and Compliance department, IT and the organization
  • Must be able to resolve problems on a daily basis, handle conflict and make effective decisions under pressure.

Education and Experience Requirements:
  • BS in computer science, information security, or related field
  • Eight years of related cyber security experience
  • Three years of managerial experience
  • One or more industry related certifications (CISSP, CEH, etc)