ShorePoint is a cybersecurity services firm with a focus on high-profile, high-threat private and public-sector customers who demand experience and proven security models to protect their data. We are seeking a Threat Hunter to proactively monitor and provide reactive/corrective measures for threats to the enterprise computer networks in a 24x7x365 SOC (first shift). This is a unique opportunity to shape the growth, development and culture of an exciting and emerging company in the cybersecurity market.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Proactively monitoring and provide reactive/corrective measures for threats to the enterprise computer networks
  • Design, implement, configure and enforce security controls on network hardware and software components and devices
  • Perform research and document logical and physical solutions that prevent detect and correct the system to be assessed and authorized
  • Identify security requirements to bring a system into compliance
  • Develop/review/maintain Risk Management Framework (RMF) artifacts in support of accreditation efforts as needed
  • Plan develop execute and document results of security test procedures
  • Conduct vulnerability testing and analysis as needed
  • Conduct Root Cause Analysis (RCA) investigations as needed
  • Attend and participate in Change Control Board/Change Approval Board (CCB/CAB) meetings as needed
  • Authors SOPs as needed or directed

Required Skills

  • Experience in Network Engineering configuring and administering networking devices such as routers switches and firewalls
  • Experience in the design implementation configuration and enforcement of security controls on network hardware and software components and devices
  • Experience with the implementation of cybersecurity and Information Assurance (IA) boundary defense techniques and various IA-enabled appliances
  • Experience in Cybersecurity Engineering vulnerability analysis risk remediation and the implementation of cybersecurity controls to satisfy the RMF
  • Experience with performing cybersecurity and vulnerability testing
  • Strong ability to communicate clearly and succinctly in written and oral presentations

Years of Experience Requirement

  • 3-6 years desired but not required depending on demonstrated capability to perform required tasks

Education Requirement 

  • BS/BA in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, Physical Science, or other technology-related discipline or 4+ years of relevant experience is preferred

Location

  • Crystal City with transition to Herndon/Reston area

Security Clearance

  • U.S Citizenship with the ability to obtain a Secret clearance

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