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Lead Incident Response Engineer

  • Location: Pittsburgh, 15233
  • Salary: 140000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

We have an excellent opportunity to help build out the security program with a large distribution company! Great career growth and compensation. Please apply today if you are a Lead Cyber Response Engineer.
  • Experience leading teams and developing strategy
  • Experience with SIEM technologies and developing queries
  • Experience working with managed service providers to improve service levels
  • Serve as an escalation point to the cybersecurity operations team for the internal organization
  • Lead dispute resolution efforts between cybersecurity operations team and the internal organization
  • Drive continual improvement efforts to increase efficiencies, reduce costs, implement industry best practices, and bring down mean time to resolve for incidents
  • Work with the security operations center to implement new use cases, new detection rules, and automate responses to incident detection
  • Develop monthly metrics to help leadership gauge the health of the cyber operations program and recommend areas for improvement
  • Attend weekly CAB meetings to represent operational changes for cybersecurity as well as evaluate changes from other functional pillars that might adversely impact cybersecurity
  • Responsible for creation and on-going development of the cybersecurity incident response plan
  • Develop run books that will be utilized in a cybersecurity incident for the most significant threats that are targeted for our industry
  • Lead table top events for both the cybersecurity incident response teams (CIRTs) and executive teams to ensure that everyone understands their roles and responsibilities
  • Perform all the duties of the Incident Response Manager including directing the technical efforts of the CIRT as well as keeping executive leadership informed of status and progress

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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