Location: Herndon, VA

Job ID: 5617

Capital TechSearch is searching for Director, Cyber Security Defense to lead a global team responsible for monitoring and defending information assets and the products that depend on them.

In this role, you will:

  • Lead global cyber defense team, responsible for the 24x7 detection, prevention, incident response
  • Oversee multiple teams of technical analysts, providing thought leadership, career development, mentorship, and technical guidance
  • Provide executive level liaison and outreach to organizational customers and stakeholders
  • Oversee the development of standard procedures for operational activities
  • Serve as a technical security SME and advisor to the company for the detection, prevention, and response of security incidents
  • Directly manage the planning and execution of the global cyber defense divisional budget

Job Qualifications

  • 10+ years of experience in information security is required
  • Bachelor's degree in an appropriate field, or equivalent experience, is required
  • Direct experience leading global 24x7 incident analysis and response organizations is required
  • Direct experience responding to large-scale advanced cyber intrusions is require
  • Expert-level knowledge of prevalent operational security tactics and techniques (vulnerability exploits and countermeasures, remote access trojans and related persistence techniques, social engineering, etc.) is required
  • Direct experience coordinating with legal and corporate communications stakeholders in incident response situations is desired
  • Incident management, handling, or analysis certification is desired
  • Exceptional communication and advocacy skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to express complex and technical issues in clear and concise language
  • Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with both business and technical stakeholders
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally as required, up to 10%
  • All candidates must be authorized to work in the USA

No c2c, No Remote, No 3rd Party.

About Capital TechSearch - recently honored with inclusion in Forbes 2017 lists of America's Best Recruiting Firms and Inc5000 for 2017.  Capital TechSearch provides technology talent to some of the most successful companies in the commercial and federal marketplace from our offices in Richmond, VA and Herndon, VA.  We focus on quality and value for our clients and candidates alike. We don't settle for anything less than the right candidate in the right position at the right time.  https://capitaltechsearch.com

To be immediately and seriously considered for this exceptional opportunity please apply below. Your responses will be held in the strictest confidence.

Please call our office if you have any questions. Capital TechSearch, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Apply for this position

  • Accepted file types: doc, docx, pdf, txt.
    File types permitted: .DOC, .DOCX, .PDF, or .TXT
  • Accepted file types: docx, doc, pdf, txt.
    docx, doc, pdf, or txt files
  • Add any additional information in the notes that describes your value and fit for the position. Additional considerations may include your availability, compensation, and if you are not local to the position, your interest in relocating.

By clicking "Apply" you agree to receive new job updates, information and news from Capital TechSearch, Inc. You can always unsubscribe from our communications at any time.