Incident Response Consultant in Sumter, SC at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/15/2018

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Job #:  822912

Apex Systems has a client with an immediate need for an Incident Response Consultant for a contract position to work onsite at Shaw Air Force Base, SC. This role requires an Active Secret Clearance. If you would be interested - please reach out directly to Brian McCann at 

Title: Incident Response Consultant

Location: Shaw Air Force Base, SC

Requirements: Active Secret Clearance, and Expertise in FirePower


Our client is seeking an Incident Response Consultant in Sumter, SC!

  1. Respond to cyber incidents caused by internal and external threats to our customers
  2. Specialize in host centric analysis utilizing a variety of tools (e.g. F-Response, X-Ways, Volatility, Cisco AMP, etc…)
  3. Specialize in network centric analysis utilizing a variety of tools (e.g. ELK, StealthWatch, Cisco Umbrella, etc...)
  4. Design, lead and participate in Table Top Exercises with customers
  5. Proactively hunt for adversaries on customer networks utilization a variety of tools and techniques
  6. Lead and perform Incident Response Readiness Assessments for customers
  7. Draft communications, assessments, and reports that may be both internal and customer facing, to include leadership and executive management
  8. Understanding of different attacks and how best to design custom containment and remediation plans for customers
  9. Serve as a liaison to different businesses and interface with fellow team members and colleagues on other security teams. As-needed, manage relationships with business partners, management, vendors, and external parties
  10. Lead projects as directed by leadership
  11. Be a champion for process. Develop and document processes to ensure consistent and scalable response operations.
  12. Detailed understanding of Advanced Persistent Threat (APT), Cyber Crime, Hacktivism and associated tactics
  1. TAC Level Security Engineer – This role will fulfill their OA&M needs on a regular basis for onsite break/fix support to complement their CNS support as they are currently unable to work with a cleared CNS Firepower resource, which presents them with a hardship in supporting the Firepower solution.
  2. AS Network Consulting Engineer – This role will work with AFCENT to deliver traditional NCE deliverables to ensure that Firepower is designed, implemented, and utilized to the fullest extent.  Provide KTs and best practices to the AFCENT personnel.










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