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Cyber Security Lead
Ref No.: 21-00011
Location: Lanham, Maryland
Are you passionate about technology? Join our growing team! AboutWeb, an award-winning IT solutions company, has been providing excellence in product development, application design, and cybersecurity solutions, since 1998. We are a diverse blend of engineers, developers, and cybersecurity professionals, providing cutting-edge solutions to real-world issues and solving problems for clients.
AboutWeb is a subsidiary of Penacity, LLC.
Leadership: Provide leadership, direction, mentoring, and support to the Cyber Operations Team.

Tier 1:
Monitoring and Analysis Detect, create tickets for, report, analyze, and perform categorization of computer security events in accordance with established processes Coordinate with ISSOs, system owners, affected stakeholders and others as needed to analyze events Support on going analysis and response of computer security incidents

Tier 2:
  • Advanced Analysis and Incident Handling
  • Conduct advance analysis and recommend remediation steps for computer security incidents
  • Receive and process events and provide recommendations regarding advanced analysis
  • Coordinate with ISSOs, system owners, affected stakeholders and others as needed to analyze events
  • Support computer security incidents identified from non-CSIRC organizations when requested
  • Perform quality assurance of CSIRC incidents and events
  • Identify advanced techniques and coordinate to improve analysis capabilities
  • Perform advanced malware analysis
Qualifications Required
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience leading teams, demonstrating ability to communicate, delegate, and support a group of approximately 8 individuals
  • Experience working in a SOC;
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Cyber Security, or related field, or equivalent experience
  • Expertise in federal cybersecurity initiatives, guidelines, and policies
  • Expertise in core cybersecurity frameworks
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust/ Secret clearance Optional
Certified Information Systems Security Professional(CISSP)certification or equivalent Skills/Personal Qualities:
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Education, Degrees, Certifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Cyber Security, or related field, or equivalent experience



If you are interested in applying for this job, or if you know someone who is (we offer referral bonuses), please get in touch with us at careers@aboutweb.com.

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