Sentar, Inc. Cyber Security Specialist in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

The Cyber Security Specialist will provide incident response support to a newly awarded government contract at Fort Walton Beach, FL. Cyber Security Specialists must possess a thorough understanding of all aspects of computer and network security, including such areas as firewall administration, encryption technologies and network protocols. The analyst must have experience with SIEM, log analysis, vulnerability analysis and some scripting. Analysts need strong oral and written communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills, as well as excellent judgment and self-motivation. They should be able to multitask and work well under pressure. They must be able to investigate alerts, anomalies, error, intrusions, malware, etc. to identify the extent of a security incident and they must be able to help isolate the responsible agents. It is important that candidates keep abreast of industry security trends and developments, as well as applicable Government regulations.

Typical Duties

  • Assisting in incident response

  • Monitoring systems security and responding to security incidents

  • Participating in security systems testing

  • Ensuring integrity and confidentiality of sensitive data

  • Preventing and detecting intrusion

  • Incident containment and remediation recommendations

  • Conducting log file analysis

  • Provide Daily reports

  • Attend daily, weekly and/or monthly VTCs

Job Requirements:

  • The willingness to obtain one of the following certifications: DOD 8570-M GCIA, CEH, CGIH, CSIH, GCFH, CISA, or GSNA

  • Four years of intensive and progressive experience in candidate's field of study and specialization

  • One year experience with SIEM, log analysis, vulnerability analysis and some scripting experience

  • TS/SCI clearance

Requisition ID: STCFWB