Sr. Security Administrator & Team Lead (Remote)


Sr. Security Administrator & Team Lead (Remote) -

Every 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. &nbsp
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. &nbsp
Perspecta s talented and robust workforce 14,000 strong stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let s make an impact together. &nbsp
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 Responsibilities

  • Responsible 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 Client
  • Responsible for working with leading team to assist with understanding threat data and vulnerabilities found on client s network
  • Learn and adapt to client s culture, security strategies, security goals, security objectives, and security capabilities
  • Responsible for leading team in implementing and maintaining Client asset classifications and categorizations, as applicable and per Client direction
  • Maintain knowledge of outstanding vulnerability management issues as it pertains to the Client s Vulnerability Management Service and communicate updates to Client as appropriate
  • Act 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 program Perspecta 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. &nbsp


Education and Requirements
- Minimum of 4 years of experience in Vulnerability Management - Minimum of 1 year of experience leading a team. - Active Secret Clearance is required Bachelor 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, OSCP - Experience 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 results - Strong technical, analytical, and interpersonal skills; ability to motivate and inspire team members - Experience with Vulnerability management platforms such as Tenable. - Experience with network and application security testing tools and scripting languages Nessus, Nmap, Paros, Perl and Python Preferred 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+ &nbsp

Job - Services
Primary Location - United States-Maryland-Silver Springs
Other Locations - United States
Schedule - Full-time
Shift - Day Job
Travel - No
Job Posting - Nov 5, 2018
EEO Tagline Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories

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