CONTRACT: Senior Cyber Security Specialist in Detroit, Michigan
18+ Month CONTRACT in Charlotte, NC Detroit, MI OR Remote for a Cyber Security Engineering III. This is a W2 Exempt position.
THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:
Top 25 U.S. digital financial services company committed to developing award-winning technology and services.
Named one of the top three fastest-growing banking brands in the U.S. in 2020.
Offers a full suite of products including mortgage lending, personal lending, and a variety of deposit and other banking products (savings, money-market, and checking accounts, certificates of deposit (CDs), and individual retirement accounts (IRAs)), self-directed and investment-advisory services, and capital for equity sponsors and middle-market companies.
WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:
Fast paced, highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
Ability to drive change within the organization with a focus on advancement in technology and programs
Top-notch leadership committed to developing people
100% remote until after Labor Day, then will transition to a hybrid schedule of 3-4 days on-site in the Detroit, MI office and 1-2 days remote
7+ month contract opportunity paying $55.88-65.33/hr and benefit eligibility - client has the option to offer a direct hire/FTE position
Could sit full time remote for the right candidate
WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT
Develops documentation in support of incident response processes and/or procedures
Develops advanced security alerts for SOC consumption
Identifies automation opportunities leveraging a SOAR tool to optimize SOC processes
Coordinates with different teams to complete agile project objectives
Generates reports around security events and metrics
Ensures that all security events are properly documented/tracked to meet audit and legal requirements
THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS
Working knowledge of the incident response lifecycle and MITRE ATT&CK Framework
Familiar with various security platforms and tools, such as firewall, CASB, proxy, SIEM, and SOAR.
Awareness of the current threat landscape
Practical understanding of network protocols and operating systems
Broad understanding of security mitigation solutions at all layers
Minimum of two years information security specific experience
Bachelor's degree in information systems or equivalent experience
Security+ or CYSA+ certification preferred
Ability to analyze large data sets to identify trends/anomalies indicative of malicious activity
Self-driven and motivated with a strong passion for cybersecurity
Excellent verbal and written communications skills
Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills with a strong attention to detail
Ability to interact with personnel at all levels across the organization and to comprehend business imperatives
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and capable of working under pressure
Experienced at performing complex security investigations and root cause analysis
Experienced at data mining using a SIEM or other data analytics solutions
Experienced at perform phishing investigations and response