Valiant Solutions is seeking a SOC Technical Lead to join our growing team supporting a large Government client in Greenbelt, MD. The SOC Lead will work seamlessly with the SOC Director and Deputy Director to lead the SOC team.
Valiant Solutions is a Cybersecurity company delivering cutting-edge security solutions to our Government clients specializing in Cloud Security, Security Engineering, and Federal GRC. This is your chance to work with a wide range of Security technologies supporting one of our security operations teams. This candidate will provide technical expertise on Security controls implementation and development of Information Security procedures for systems and applications to assist with obtaining an ATO for a large Government Agency. You will be part of a team working to establish an Information Security framework and helping develop a comprehensive IT Security program at the agency level.
This position is located in Greenbelt, MD. Salary will be based on qualifications and education. All candidates must be US citizens with the ability to successfully pass Federal background and credit checks.
The Security Operations Center Technical Lead will report to the SOC Director and Deputy Director, and will possess in-depth knowledge on network, endpoint, threat intelligence, forensics and malware reverse engineering, as well as the functioning of specific applications or underlying IT infrastructure; SOC SOP development and maintenance; Develop customer and leadership presentations; thorough experience of incident management, root cause analysis; oversee security assessment and incident response protocols; establish and maintain metrics that help provide a high level of productivity, supportability, and operational readiness while also participating in project planning activities;
Candidate needs to be flexible to work on weekends
Candidate needs to be flexible to work all shifts, as the team rotates shifts
Required (and Desired) Experience and Education:
Required Certifications: 1 of the following:
CERT Certified Computer Security Incident Handler
Electronic Commerce Council Certified Ethical Hacker (ECC)
GIAC Information Security Fundamentals (GISF)
ISC2 Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP)
Preferred Certifications: Certifications could include:
SANS SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth;
SANS SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits and Incident Handling;
SANS SEC561: Intense Hands-on Pen Testing Skill Development;
SANS FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques.
CCNA Cyber Ops
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Offensive Security Exploitation Expert (OSEE)
Certified Expert Penetration Tester (CEPT)
Certified Reverse Engineering Analyst (CREA)
Certified Computer Forensics Examiner (CCFE)
Training on anomaly detection; tool-specific training for data aggregation and analysis and threat intelligence
Splunk Certified User or Power User
Splunk Certified Admin
Advanced training on anomaly detection; tool-specific training for data aggregation and analysis and threat intelligence
This job description could change at any time, without notice.
About Valiant Solutions:
Valiant Solutions is a security focused IT solutions provider with both public and private sector clients nationwide. As named one of the fastest growing privately held companies by Inc5000 and Best Places to Work in the DC area by WBJ, Valiant Solutions provides its employees with great benefits and opportunities for advancement. At the same time, we understand that our employees need the right balance between professional growth and personal life. We are looking for individuals that are passionate about the mission they support and are committed to the customers they serve. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment as part of a stellar team of professionals, then we invite you to apply online today.
Benefits Snapshot (includes, but not limited to):
Valiant pays 99% of the Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage for FTE
Valiant contributes 25% towards Health Coverage for Family and Dependents
100% Paid Short Term Disability and Life Insurance Policy for FTE
100% Paid Certifications
401K Matching up to 4%
Paid Time On – 40 hours to pursue innovation
Valiant University – Online Education and Training Portal
Reimbursement for Public Transit and Parking
FSA programs for: Medical Costs, Dependent Care, Transit, and Parking
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Valiant Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, national origin, sex/gender, pregnancy, religion, age, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, disability, genetic information/history or any other personal characteristic protected by law.
Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time and also be able to occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.
Must be able to constantly operate a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a copy machine, and computer printer.
Must be able to communicate, detect, converse with, discern, convey, express one self, and exchange information visually and verbally.
Must be able to occasionally bend and lift files and papers up to 10 pounds throughout the office space for events and meetings.
Individual's primary workstation is located in an office area
The noise level in this environment is low to moderate
Authorization to Share Resume and Personal Information:
By submitting your resume for this position, you authorize Valiant Solutions to share your resume, as well as personal information included on the resume, with its subsidiaries, affiliates and teaming partners for the purpose of considering you for this position and other available positions requiring comparable skills, education and experience. Should Valiant Solutions or its affiliates and teaming partners wish to initiate pre-employment discussions, you will be asked to complete an employment application and related employment documents.