Sr. Security Administrator & Team Lead (Remote)

Perspecta

DescriptionEvery day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves-to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways-not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. Perspecta's talented and robust workforce-14,000 strong-stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.Perspecta has an immediate need for a Sr. Security Administrator & Team Lead in Silver Spring, MD. The Vulnerability Management Team Lead heads a dedicated
team delivering world class Vulnerability Management services to one of Perspecta's
top government customer.This individual should be knowledgeable of vulnerability
management tools and processes and demonstrate the ability to communicate
clearly and appropriately with clients. Applicant must be able to translate
client requests into manageable deliverables and work with the team to deliver
to them in an innovative, repeatable and accurate manner. Role ResponsibilitiesResponsible for ensuring the team, designs,
executes, reviews, and interprets assessment and scanning program,
reducing false positive findings, and acting as a trusted security advisor
to the ClientResponsible for working with leading team to assist
with understanding threat data and vulnerabilities found on client's
networkLearn and adapt to client's culture, security
strategies, security goals, security objectives, and security capabilitiesResponsible for leading team in implementing and
maintaining Client asset classifications and categorizations, as
applicable and per Client directionMaintain knowledge of outstanding vulnerability management
issues as it pertains to the Client's Vulnerability Management Service and
communicate updates to Client as appropriateAct as liaison between the Team and Client to work
to provide relevant information pertaining to the delivery and support of the
Client's Vulnerability Management Services (i.e. working to receive
approval/sign off for any Vulnerability Management actions as it pertains
to scan schedules, asset classifications, and modifications to scanning
profiles)Collaborate with program management and Client teams
to create both tactical and strategic plans (establish and communicate a
clear vision and ensure short term issues do not overtake strategic goals)-Serve as an escalation point for all Client technical
issues requiring support within the - Vulnerability Management programPerspecta expects its employees to understand and apply
commonly known security practices and possess a working knowledge of applicable
industry controls such as NIST 800-53 and FISMA. Employees will be required to
maintain a working knowledge of local security policies and execute general
controls as assigned.QualificationsEducation and RequirementsMinimum of 4 years of experience in Vulnerability ManagementMinimum of 1 year of experience leading a team.Active Secret Clearance is requiredBachelor's in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Cybersecurity or another relevant technical field.One or more of the following certifications preferred: CISSP, CISA QSA GPEN, GWAPT, OSCPExperience with authenticated scanning of large Windows and Linux enterprise environments. Ability to manage multiple individual and group projects from conception to delivery, and interact with members of cross-functional team, reach consensus, and show resultsStrong technical, analytical, and interpersonal skills; ability to motivate and inspire team membersExperience with Vulnerability management platforms such as Tenable.Experience with network and application security testing tools and scripting languages Nessus, Nmap, Paros, Perl and PythonPreferred certification and/or expertise in one or more of an industry recognized certifications such as: • CCIE Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert in Routing and Switching • CCNP Security Cisco Certified Network Professional in Security • CCSP Cisco Certified Security Professional • CCNP Cisco Certified Network Professional· • CQS Cisco Firewall Security Specialist • CQS Cisco ASA Specialist • CQS Cisco VPN Security Specialist • CQS Cisco Firewall Specialist • CQS Cisco IOS Security Specialist • CQS Cisco IPS Specialist • CCNA Cisco Certified Network Associate • CompTIA Network+
EEO Tagline: Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories

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