Lead Cyber Security Operations Engineer - REMOTE
*** This position is REMOTE but requires occasional travel to the company headquarters in the Oakland, CA area* **
Prestigious Fortune 500 Firm is seeking a true security engineer who can be their go to Lead Cyber Security Operations Engineer.
Required Basic Qualifications
BS degree in Computer Science, MIS, Computer Engineering or equivalent work experience.
5 years' experience with a minimum of 2 years in one or more of the following: incident response, application security, network security, security operations, security monitoring, or security focused system's engineering.
Advanced knowledge and understanding of security engineering, system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography, and application security.
Demonstrated experience managing and administering systems security appliances and/or Unix/Linux environments
Experience managing and configuring a WAF product
Strong knowledge of HTTP protocol including analysing Client Server packets and managing web Servers and their related security modules and tools. (Apache, Nginx, ModSecurity, Burp Proxy etc.)
Working knowledge of web-application security concepts
Knowledge of SQL Injection, XSS, RCE, Buffer Overflows, filter invasion, and other application-layer attacks
Demonstrated ability to program or script in languages such as Python, Perl, or Bash
Knowledge and understanding of security engineering, system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography, and application security
Familiar with the concepts of networking and common network defenses to include routing, subnetting, Firewalls, IPS, WAF, etc
Strong familiarity with OWASP Top 10 and ability to assess risk based on established methodologies (ie OWASP Risk Rating Methodology)
Preferred Basic Qualifications
Security related certifications such as OSCP, GIAC, GCIH, GCFA, GCIA, GPEN, GNFA, GCUX, CEH.
Expert level understanding in one core area of Information Security.
Data Science techniques such as clustering, anomaly detection, and machine learning leveraging data analysis tools.
Data analysis skills using SQL, big data technologies, or Scripting.
Experience with IR, SIEM, Threat Intelligence, and Forensics tooling.
Experience leading or driving efficiency in a Vulnerability Management program.
Experience with red teams or CTF (Capture The Flag).
Experience with reverse engineering.
Experience in automation of tasks through Scripting or programming.
Demonstrated technical domain expertise of detection and response technologies and processes.
Demonstrated experience in response activities associated with advanced attacks.
Please email your resume to (see below)