The Lead Security position ensures security and integrity of critical systems and environments utilizing various analytical methods and security toolsets. The position utilizes and improves existing detection and response protection methods and expands capabilities through configuration, improvements and cross-training. The position leads investigations through data analysis and information gathering. Establishes pro-active measures for intelligence gathering related to malicious activity. Maintains threat intelligence relevant to our industry and produces reports and presentations to illustrate metrics, trends, activities, threats and risk gap to the company. Utilizes successful detection techniques to automate remediation where applicable.
The position provides architecture, configuration and administration of security tool sets and infrastructure, as well as investigation of information security events. The position provides input and support for the development and maintenance of policies and procedures. The position also researches, evaluates and recommends security solutions to solve business needs and cybersecurity needs.
This position requires advanced knowledge within a functional area and is often considered an expert in own area of responsibility. Work is performed without appreciable direction and completed work is reviewed from a relatively long-term perspective for desired results. Develops technical solutions to highly complex or interrelated problems. This position requires the ability to interpret and adapt theory and concepts into workable solutions. Leads, mentors and provides oversight for less experienced professionals.
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Minimum Education & Experience
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities