Cloud Container Security Technical Lead

Urgent and Immediate opportunity for a REMOTE, Cloud Container Security Technical Lead & Line Manager to join our clients team to support a long-term government contract. The selected candidate will have a Top Secret Clearance, active DoD 8570 IAT Level 3 certification, and a minimum of 10 years of IT/Cybersecurity experience.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
- Serve as the Technical Lead for Cloud Container Security in multiple cloud environments
- Serve as a Line Manager for 3 to 5 employees
- Employ an advanced knowledge of container security tools and experience with Kubernettes.
- Leverage current hands-on experience in migrating on-premises applications to cloud.
- Apply specialized container security knowledge to develop solutions for on-premises, hybrid-cloud, and multi-cloud environments.
- Customize policies, rules, and alerts to comply with established policies and settings.
- Manage container segmentation polices
- Enhance security visibility through the development of new policies, rules, and alerts
- Provide full operational support for container and cloud security tools.
- Develop, test, and maintain containerized applications security
- Work with cybersecurity operations, solution engineers and DevSecOps engineers to continuously advance configurations
- Coordinate with log and analysis teams to tailor collected data to maximize logging platform effectiveness
- Research, design, and implement cybersecurity solutions to protect sensitive information in a cloud environment.
- Maintain awareness of Kubernetes cybersecurity threats and best practices to enable securing and hardening Kubernetes clusters at scale
- Ensure Malware and Threat prevention functionality is enabled on container hosts, environments, and segments
- Perform Baseline Image validation of new container template images. Validate all unnecessary packages have been removed from image and STIGs have been applied to image.
- Other assigned responsibilities.

Required Skills

Required Skills:
- Must be a US citizen, possess a DoD Top Secret clearance: Minimum vetting Tier 5 (T5)-Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI)
- Bachelor-s degree and 10+ years of Information Technology or Cybersecurity related experience
- Active DoD 8570 IAT Level 3 certification for compliance, including at least one of the following certifications in good standing: CASP+ CE, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH
- Computing Environment Certification
- 5+ years of experience with security operations and management in multi-cloud computing and containerized environments
- Ability to communicate effectively with government and contract leadership, while conveying highly technical concepts to both technical and nontechnical stakeholders
- Capacity to thrive in a complex, fast paced environment with competing demands while delivering consistent, high-quality commitment to mission-critical systems and solutions
- Excellent analytic skills, including qualitative and quantitative data analysis to support and defend data-driven decision-making regarding system threats, vulnerabilities, and risk
- Knowledge of DoD cybersecurity policies, practices, and requirements

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Location

Telecommute

Openings

1

Anticipated Start Date

Monday, January 31, 2022

Job Type

Contract/Temp to Hire

Anticipated Duration

6 months CTH

Date Posted

Friday, January 7, 2022

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