Build up and grow our Detection Engineering capability providing advanced detection capabilities to our managed services, internal platforms, and client-facing roles. Find emerging threats and develop the appropriate detection logic. Consult on and lead vulnerability identification, new threat exposures and emerging security technologies. Apply advanced theories, principles, and concepts. Lead the development of solutions to highly complex problems. Work with a wide latitude for unreviewed action or decision and provide supervision for and the development of first level supervisors. This position is open to remote delivery anywhere within the U.S., to include the District of Columbia.
5+ years of experience in Information Security with a focus on incident response, threat hunting, or creating detection signatures
Experience in writing functional and clean code in Go or C/C++
Experience with security telemetry data, including database/web access logs, endpoint logs, call traces, stack traces, binaries, and Kubernetes audit logs
Knowledge of Linux and Windows OS
Knowledgeable in SQL and Python
Knowledge of attack models, threat classification, and the application to frameworks such as MITRE ATT&CK and D3FEND
Knowledge of emerging security architecture and engineering principles including containers, cloud platforms, and serverless functions
Ability to obtain a security clearance
HS Diploma or GED
Experience with observability pipelines and tracing data
Experience with OSquery or eBPF capabilities
Knowledge of Pen Testing capabilities and offensive obfuscation techniques
Ability to build and deploy fuzzers
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 175,000 to 185,000. Final salary will be determined based on various factors.
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