SecOps Lead

Information Technology Herndon, Virginia Remote USA, United States


Position at Windward Consulting

Windward Consulting is at the forefront of Service-Centric IT. With strategic consulting, unparalleled technical expertise and our proven Windward Service-Centric IT RoadMap, we help our clients align the core competencies of process, organization, information and technology to run the most sensitive and mission-critical IT environments in the world. 

If you are looking for an opportunity to be involved with a team of individuals who are working within a Fortune 500 company solving complex technical challenges, then we are looking for you. We are looking for people who are passionate about technology and have a "roll up their sleeves mentality". Here at Windward we offer numerous opportunities to expand your experience in various areas depending upon your aptitude and interests. Our employees are not only passionate and driven but strive to ensure customer quality is delivered consistently and effectively. 

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • The Security Operations Analyst should have extensive experience with intrusion analysis, incident handling, incident response, malware analysis, vulnerability assessment or penetration testing. They also should possess strong experience in operating and analyzing continuous monitoring tools in performing ongoing monitoring of tools to prevent, detect, analyze, and respond to security incidents.
  • Implementing security controls as applicable to ensure enforcement of policies and procedures.
  • Managing compliance initiatives including scheduling, ticketing of deliverables and remediations, and tracking cross-functional dependencies.
  • Assist in gathering and/or reviewing client's process requirements and assisting on how they map to ServiceNow, driving platform expansion and adoption
  • Scope solution requirements and configure solutions around the ServiceNow platform to meet customer needs and project deliverables
  • Develop requirements for integration to the client’s SecOps environment
  • Consider dependencies, relationships, and integration points to ensure proper solution integration with other systems when applicable
  • Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures
  • Maintain high level of client satisfaction
  • Proficient Knowledge of JavaScript, AngularJS, HTML, CSS, Jelly or similar web technologies
  • Working knowledge of Security Operations (SecOps) Implementation experience.
  • Leverage knowledge and experience to deliver end-to-end automated solutions which includes technical implementation of IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) processes, workflow customization, ticketing, process automation, report development, dashboard creation, and system configurations
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to confidently present ideas and processes to stakeholders with varying levels of technological experience
  • Experience and desire to work in a management consulting environment that requires regular travel Desired Skills and Certifications
Required Skills
  • 3+ years of experience in SaaS software configuration and/or development
  • Working knowledge of remote administration via SSH, SNMP, WMI or PowerShell
  • Functional knowledge and implementation experience of IT Service Management (ITSM) frameworks working directly with customers and clients
Required Education/Certifications:
•BS Computer Science or related

Desired Skill Sets:
  • •ITILv3 Foundations Certified, ITIL Intermediate level certification preferred
  • ServiceNow Certified System Administrator
  • ServiceNow Certified System Implementation Specialist Certification
  • ServiceNow Certified Application Developer

Windward Consulting strives to attract and retain the best individuals and provide an environment where they can all grow professionally and build a rewarding career. We continually strive to create an environment that balances work life and offers benefits that will enhance the compensation package. We offer Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance and AD&D, as well as the option to purchase additional Life Insurance and AD&D, Paid Time Off, Personal Leave, Holidays, 401(k) plan with company match and work/life balance. 

Windward Consulting is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, ancestry, marital or veteran status

WINDWARD CONSULTING GROUP, INC. (WINDWARD) PROVIDES EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY WITHOUT REGARD TO AN APPLICANT’S COLOR, RACE, SEX, PREGNANCY, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, DISABILITY, RELIGION, MARITAL STATUS, GENETIC INFORMATION, VETERAN STATUS, OR ANY OTHER CHARACTERISTICS PROTECTED BY FEDERAL, STATE OR LOCAL LAW. WE WILL CONSIDER THIS APPLICATION ACTIVE FOR 90 DAYS AFTER OUR RECEIPT. THEREAFTER, YOU MUST REAPPLY IF FURTHER INTERESTED IN EMPLOYMENT. I CERTIFY THAT ALL ANSWERS GIVEN BY ME ARE TRUE, ACCURATE AND COMPLETE, I UNDERSTAND THAT THE FALSIFICATION, MISREPRESENTATION OR OMISSION OF ANY FACT ON THIS APPLICATION (OR ANY OTHER ACCOMPANYING OR REQUIRED DOCUMENTS) OR PROVIDED ORALLY, WILL BE CAUSE FOR DENIAL OF EMPLOYMENT OR IMMEDIATE TERMINATION OF EMPLOYMENT, REGARDLESS OF WHEN OR HOW DISCOVERED. The application will be given every consideration, but its receipt does not imply that the applicant will be employed. In exchange for the Company’s considering my application for employment, I authorize investigation of all statements contained in this application and any supporting documents. I authorize Windward to secure information about my experience from former employers, educational institutions, government agencies, or any references I have provided, and for those parties to provide information concerning my experience, and I hereby release all parties from any liability arising from such investigation. In exchange for the Company’s considering my application for employment, I hereby authorize my former employer to release to Windward any personnel information and records, favorable or otherwise, which my employer has kept regarding my employment, including my work performance. I understand that Windward may retain photocopies of my records for its files, whether I am offered employment or not. I hereby release all parties, including my former employer and Windward from any liability arising from the release, review and retention of any records pertaining to me.