AE Business Solutions is looking for anInformation SECURITY THREATConsultant for a Direct Hire position is Madison, WI

Security Clearance Required: No
Visa Candidate Considered: No

Job Purpose:

Under guidance from more senior Consultants, this position participates in the triage and resolution of Information Security events and alerts, responds to threats, and develops procedures to maintain the confidentiality, integrity, availability and accountability for all aspects of safeguarding or protecting information or data, in whatever form, for client and its subsidiaries.

The primary objective of this role is to perform the analysis required to support the Incident Response function. The secondary function of this role is to participate in operational support when an event is escalated. The tertiary function of this role is to perform the tactical work necessary to support our managed security service providers and technical capabilities.

Job Responsibilities :

Incident Response:
Under the guidance of Information Security management, act as a member of the incident response team.
Product Management:
Monitor system/software performance and utilization and carry out improvements to achieve the agreed upon service levels.
Define and document routine procedures, configuration parameters, batch processes and scheduled maintenance for systems and software.
Perform testing, quality assurance and schedule changes for non-routine updates and upgrades to systems and software.
Develop recovery plans to restore services.
Oversight of managed service providers:
Maintain relationships with managed service providers.
Serve as a point of contact and liaison.
Help drive continuous improvement with our providers.

Operational Support:
In accordance with service level agreements act as a single point of contact to monitor, screen and respond to alerts and reports of incidents or problems.
Enter and maintain records, follow up on and provide status reports of all events.
Provide timely notification of critical events to Information Security management and staff.

Technical Consulting:
Present information in area of subject matter expertise as required to include but not limited to incident response, vulnerability management, and threat intelligence.
Develop and manage technical security procedures in accordance with industry best practices.

Research & Development:
Make inquiries and investigate when needed for requests which requires additional information.
Research new and existing technologies that can be introduced or used to replace existing technologies.

Project Participation:
Provide Information Security guidance through all phases of a project when identified as a necessary resource to design/build/run, improve or maintain software, systems and processes.
The above statement of duties is not intended to be all inclusive and other duties will be assigned from time to time.

Job Requirements:
BS in MIS or CS or equivalent trade-off in related education and related professional work experience2+ years experience in investigating incidents while being part of an incident response team
Experience working on Information Security Incidents, investigation, containment and remediation
Understanding of network, infrastructure, and computer related incidents and the technical response activities entailed
Comprehensive knowledge of the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge

Demonstrated working knowledge of information security concepts in at least (12) of the following:

digital forensics; cryptography; incident response; managed security services; web, url, mobile code filtering; network security; patch, configuration management; penetration testing; spyware,

anti-virus, anti-worm detection; vulnerability management; web, e-commerce security; wireless, mobile security; security information management; OS, platform security;

application development security; database security; end-point security; business continuity, disaster recovery; e-mail security; storage security; access control software; strong authentication;

pki, digital signatures, certificate authorities; identity management, entitlement, authorization; password management, provisioning, single sign-on; audit & compliance; security policy;

risk management; software development lifecycle, systems development lifecycle

Experience designing and administrating log management solutions, Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), Anti-virus products, Data Loss Prevention (DLP), File Integrity Monitoring (FIM),

Active Directory, scripting, PowerShell, Operating Systems, or Networking equipment.
Ability to navigate ambiguity
Demonstrated good judgment and reliability
Proven ability to provide a high level of customer service

Security Clearance Required: No
Visa Candidate Considered: No


5+ to 7 years experience Seniority Level – Associate Management Experience Required – No Minimum Education – Bachelor’s Degree Willingness to Travel Occasionally

If you want to contribute your passion and skills in a team that values ambition and hard work, please send your resume to careers @aebs.com

AE Business Solutions cannot sponsor applicants for employment visas.

AE Business Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE/AA

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