192383 - Cybersecurity Operations Manager
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
Santa Monica

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Cyber Security Operations Manager for an opening in Santa Monica, CA.

Duties and Responsibilities:
" The Security Operations Center (SOC) Manager will lead a team of advanced analysts and engineers in the identification, pursuit, and eradication of threats to our network.
" We are looking for a motivated network defender and thought leader able to articulate and blaze the cyber security trail, furthering a mature program to detect and prevent network intrusions and system compromises at a globally respected research organization
" The client SOC Manager will be primarily concerned with establishing priorities and frameworks for the team to hone their threat detection skills, forensics abilities and recovery responsiveness.
" We have no shortage of great software and hardware tools at your disposal. We just need you, the leader, to help guide the monitoring, digging, and analyzing strategies of the team.
" As a leader in securing client network from advanced adversaries, you will also work with a leading cadre of cyber security policy researchers to inform client's policy agenda
" Participate in Incident Response activities
" Develop audience-aware crafted summaries of security events, the state of client's security posture and other notable points of interest
" Assist in the development of periodic or ad-hoc security reports to provide relevant situational awareness for senior stakeholders
" Provide additional support to the client Information Security team as necessary

Knowledge and Skills:
" The ideal candidate will have past experience performing network security and traffic analysis, hunting for malicious network activity and initiating response actions, using a SIEM, be familiar with different types of network security platforms, and understand different types of cyber-attacks and exploitation attempts.
" A solid understanding of network security principles.

Education requirement:
" Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related area desired

Work Experience requirement
" 5 years or more working in a security operations environment to include 1 year or more of supervisory/lead experience
" Familiarity with the defense industrial base is strongly preferred

Basic Requirements
" Must hold an active Secret clearance -a Top Secret clearance is preferred
" Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a DHS Fitness/Authorization
" Good written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills; good judgment required
" Good analytic and problem-solving skills
" Effective time management
" Must be able to work effectively in a team environment

Additional Skills
" All aspects of the cyber kill chain and the leading defenses for each stage
" Knowledge of the threat landscape, including Advanced Persistent Threat adversaries
" Ability to differentiate between the types of threats.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Max Cameron
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x242 or (800) 927-9318 x242

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.