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14577 Downtown Manhattan, NY 10004 Threat Readiness Specialist - MSSP, MITRE ATT&CK, NIST, DOE Contract OPEN
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Estimated Length: 12 months 37.5 hrs/wk


Group 3. Threat Readiness (2 Vacant) – Mostly Remote, Close Proximity to NYC Metro Region Required

The client is seeking a highly technical Threat Readiness Specialist. This position is a part of the IT Threat Intelligence group within the Cyber Security Operations Center and will be expected to provide direct support to the 24/7 Cyber Security Monitoring group as needed. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Design and participate in cyber tabletop exercises
• Oversee MSSP vulnerability management efforts
• Track and oversee federal, state, city, and local mandates & directives
• Serve as a primary point of contact for MITRE ATT&CK framework SOW & OT Security SOW
• Coordinate with stakeholders and SIEM Administrators to improve security countermeasures
• Work within a purple team to resolve gaps identified through red team attacks & blue team monitoring efforts
• Assist the Threat Intelligence group in other functions including
o Incident Response & Forensics
o Threat Intelligence / Threat Hunting
o Cyber Content Engineering & Automation

• Excellent communication skills
• Strong understanding of NIST framework and security best practices
• Strong understanding of risk management
• Project Management experience
• Familiarity with purple teaming
• Cybersecurity certifications (preferred)
• Experience with OT & PCI technologies (preferred)

Minimum requirements:
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Services, or IT Security related field –Or- A satisfactory equivalent with at least 3 years of IT-Security experience.
• Minimum of 3 years of experience Tier 1 & 2 support for cyber security operation center.
• Minimum of 3 years’ experience leading tabletop exercises


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