IT Security Incident Responder (Travel)

IT Security Incident Responder (Travel) – Perm – Houston, TX - $70,000-$85,000
The end client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position; all parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.

An I.T. solutions Company is seeking an IT Security Incident Responder (Travel) in Houston, TX.

Role Description
Serve as a technical lead and manager for commercial client tasks, including the assessment, design, and implementation of enterprise security prevention, detection, and response capabilities. Lead a diverse team of analysts in conducting event detection, incident triage, incident handling, and remediation. Handle major high impact incidents, generate clear, concise recommendations, and coordinate activities and professional communications across a range of stakeholders. Work closely with client security teams to develop, tune, automate, and enhance network- and host-based security devices and support the incident response fly away team with managing the response to client Cyber intrusions, including performing extensive network and host triage, maintaining strict chain-of-custody, developing documentation and reports, and performing remediation, as required. This position requires the ability to travel up to 80%, often on short notice.

Skills & Requirements
• 5+ years of experience with incident management and response activities across the incident life cycle
• Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
• Knowledge of the security tools and techniques used by Cybersecurity teams
• Ability to work independently and handle multiple tasks concurrently
• Ability to manage and mold a team of high performing analysts to overcome new challenges
• Ability to think of technical obstacles and challenges in the broader business context
• Ability to travel up to 80% of the time, often on short notice
• HS diploma or GED

Why Hays?

You will be working with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of the Information Technology industry and market trends . Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there’s a position you really want, you’re fully prepared to get it.

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Drug testing may be required; please contact a recruiter for more information.


Job type:
Full Time
Technology & Internet Services
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