Cyber Security Risk Expert

Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: 09-19-2017
Lunarline is looking for Cyber Security Risk Experts in the DC area. The Risk Expert will design and administer procedures in the organization that sustains the security of the organization’s data and access to its technology and communications systems, assess risk of exposure of proprietary data through weaknesses in platforms, access procedures, and forms of access to the organization’s systems and the data contained in them.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provides technical support on post event network security logs and trend analysis.
  • Detects the full spectrum of known cyber-attacks (e.g., DDoS, malware, phishing, others).
  • Uncovers security and compliance violations.
  • Pinpoints location of compromised systems and devices. Correlates events from the various components in the IT security infrastructure and identifies attacks and breaches.
  • Associates and correlates IP address related events with specific systems or devices in the IT infrastructure.
  • Develop, document and execute containment strategies
  • Document and brief the business on remediation options and execute the plan with IS Partners
  • Produce final report and recommendation
  • Coordinate efforts of, and provide timely updates to, multiple business units during response
  • Performing in-depth analysis in support of incident response operations;
  • Develop requirements for technical capabilities for cyber incident management;
  • Investigate major breaches of security and recommending appropriate control improvements
  • Work with infrastructure and application support teams to drive closure of follow up actions identified through incident and problem management

  • 5+ years of experience in the security aspects of multiple platforms, operating systems, software, communications, and network protocols.
Minimum Education and Certifications
  • Bachelor degree in Information Technology/Computer Science/MIS, or related disciplines and/or equivalent work experience.
  • The following certifications (more than one is preferred): Lunarline, Inc. School of Cyber Security “Certified Expert” certifications, CISSP, CCSK, CCSP, PMP, CISA, OR CRISC.

Place of Performance:
On client site in Herndon, VA; Merrifield, VA; Washington, DC


Lunarline is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Lunarline that all employees and applicants for employment will be treated in all respects on the basis of their merit and qualifications and without regard to their race, color, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion, gender, military status, marital status or ancestry.
Lunarline participates in the E-Verify program. Therefore, any employment with Lunarline will also be contingent upon confirmation from the Social Security Administration ("SSA") and/or the Department of Homeland Security ("DHS") of your authorization to work in the United States. 
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
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