Security Operations Manager - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

District of Columbia
United States


The customer is interested in supporting and enhancing their Cybersecurity posture to address the evolution of information technology threats.  As threats continue to evolve, they are seeking measures to protect and defend critical information systems by ensuring availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and non-repudiation. 

The Security Operations Manager is an expert contributor and leader. Resolves technical problems that are typically exceptionally difficult or complex. Manages teams on complex projects/assignments. Develops products, solutions, processes using advanced principles, theories and concepts within own technical specialty. Requires expert knowledge of and ability to apply principles, theories, and concepts of narrow technical domain.


As needed and deemed appropriate by the Government the Security Operations Manager will:

  • Lead teams to provide security monitoring and incident response services, in alignment with the mission to protect network assets (including Industrial Control Systems) to a level of confidentiality, integrity and availability commensurate with the threat to those assets and their value to the Government.
  • Act as internal and external expert on matters relating to intrusion detection and incident response.

  • Lead investigations into network intrusions and other cyber security breaches.

  • Lead a coordinated response to complex cyber-attacks that threaten assets, intellectual property, and computer systems.

  • Lead the development and improvement of security monitoring and incident response processes and solutions as required to support our cyber security program.

  • Operate security monitoring and incident response toolsets with a focus on continuous improvement.

  • Research and recommend solutions for incident response and digital forensics.


Required Education and Experience:
  • Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience.

Required Skills:

  • Experience in leading efforts in information security, specifically with penetration testing, intrusion detection, incident response or digital forensics

  • Experience in leading complex response activities with Cyber /  Security

  •  Operations services department

  • Experience leading in an enterprise team setting

  • CISSP certification, or equivalent

  • This is a 24/7/365 Position


Clearance Requirement:

  • Requires an active TS/SCI or DOE Q/SCI