Washington District of Columbia 20024 United States
Seeking an IT Security Manager to support the implementation of IT shared services for a large government agency. The IT Security Manager reports to the Operations Manager and provides day-to-day management of the IT Security Team.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Ability to coordinate and manage a multi-vendor, geographically distributed team performing network monitoring, identifying and resolving IT security vulnerabilities, and ensuring compliance with federal, FISMA and agency security-related statutes, regulations, rules, and standards.
Knowledge of Security Operations Center (SOC) monitoring tools and processes, and the design and maintenance of technical security controls.
Ability to develop, implement and manage Plan of Action and Milestones (POAM) related to IT infrastructure systems.
Knowledge of security incident reporting and response.
Ability to support agency security audits.
Understanding of industry best practices for firewall management.
Understanding of Network-Based Intrusion Detection Services and Host-Based Intrusion Detection Services.
Knowledge of independent verification and validation of intrusion and exfiltration detection services.
Skill in building work relationships, resolving conflict, managing projects, and promoting process improvement.
Excellent oral and written communications skills to communicate with senior agency management on a daily basis.
Ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks on short notice within established deadlines.
Ability to solve problems and willingness to work engineering and other support teams.
Expertise in commercial service desk systems (e.g. BMC Remedy or ServiceNow) to track and resolve all service requests.
Ability to manage a 24/7 team, including hiring, training, and shift planning.
Ability to update online knowledge management systems with incident analysis and resolution information.
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Other Clearance
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Must have a bachelors degree or equivalent and a minimum of 12 years of related experience administrating enterprise anti-virus software, specifically Symantec. Must have experience using DOT Anti-Virus system (currently Symantec).