Manager, IT Security in Atlanta, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 9/8/2019

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Job Description

Manager, IT Security



- Define and enhance capabilities to support security incident response

- Coordinate the execution of the Security Incident Response Plan

- Perform activities related to threat and vulnerability response, including coordinating the dissemination of information provided by threat intelligence analysts, following up on remediation or prevention activities, and reporting on the progress to security leaders

- Perform activities related to security incident coordination, including convening the appropriate technical audience, capturing event timelines, transferring verbally assigned actions to formal ticketing, maintaining status and timeline of the event, and performing post-mortem analysis on the event

- Provide reporting and metrics on the security incident response process for regular consumption by security leadership

- Build a 24x7 team to support the execution of the Security Incident Response Plan

- Provide guidance, real-time feedback, and annual performance reviews to direct reports



- Bachelor' s degree in Computer or Software Engineering, Computer Science, Information Management, Information Science or a related technical field

- 6+ years of overall work experience

- 3+ years of experience working in information security or information technology roles

- Experience developing, implementing, and leading service-oriented security incident response programs

- Experience designing and engineering operational processes

- Demonstrated ability to interact with business and technical audiences across all levels of an organization

- In-depth knowledge of common internet protocols (e.g., DNS, HTTP)

- Security knowledge across multiple security domains and technologies (e.g., operating systems, databases, networking, applications, identity and access management)

- Strong knowledge of and experience working in Windows and Linux environments

- Experience prioritizing and managing multiple projects with competing priorities

- Demonstrated ability to maintain calm and focus a team during a crisis situation

- Strong knowledge of project management approaches and coordination of short and medium duration projects



- Possession of industry certifications highly preferred including, but not limited to, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)

- Possession of project management certifications highly preferred including, but not limited to, Project Management Professional (PMP)