Director IT Security in Atlanta, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 9/8/2019

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Job Description

Director, IT Security



- Define and enhance capabilities to support threat management services including security incident response, threat intelligence, and threat hunting services

- Design, engineer, and operate automated processes to provide efficient and scalable capabilities

- Continuously evaluate industry-leading and emerging security technologies to support capabilities

- Develop additional security operations service offerings in collaboration with peers

- Assist the Security Operations Leader with all financial aspects (e.g., budgeting, planning, and forecasting)

- Collaborate with internal customers to define service requirements and gather feedback to enhance offerings

- Lead a globally-distributed team of incident responders, incident handlers, and threat analysts

- 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

- 1zero+ years of experience working in information security or information technology roles

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

- Experience designing and engineering operational processes

- Demonstrated ability to communicate security risks to 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 working with APIs (e.g., SOAP, RESTful)

- Experience working with common data formats (e.g., CSV, XML, JSON, Syslog, CEF)

- Ability to develop custom ETL and reporting scripts using common data querying languages/tools (e.g., Regular Expressions, XPath, XQuery, SQL, grep)

- Ability to develop custom scripts using common scripting languages (e.g., Python, PowerShell, VBA)

- Experience performing security testing activities (e.g., application assessments, penetration testing, vulnerability assessments) preferred

- Experience programming in object-oriented languages (e.g., C++, C#, Java) preferred



- 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)