This person will work on a team of cyber SMEs providing support to the DHS ICE SOC Support Services Program.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) Security Operations Center (SOC) is a US Government program responsible to prevent, identify, contain and eradicate cyber threats to ICE networks through monitoring, intrusion detection and protective security services to ICE information systems including local area networks/wide area networks (LAN/WAN), commercial Internet connection, public facing websites, wireless, mobile/cellular, cloud, security devices, servers and workstations. The ICE SOC is responsible for the overall security of ICE Enterprise-wide information systems, and collects, investigates and reports any suspected and confirmed security violations.
The ICE SOC Program has a critical need for a Penetration Tester to join our team working in Washington DC
Perform internal and external pentest against systems to determine vulnerabilities and offer mitigation strategies.
Perform web app pentests
Perform vulnerability risk assessment
Perform physical pentests and social engineering
Perform cyber incident response as needed for programs
A minimum of an active Secret clearance (and be able to obtain a DHS ICE EOD to support this program.)
Requires BS degree and 8 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 10 years of prior relevant experience.
Three (3) years of pen test experience
Knowledge of red, blue, and purple team assessments
Experience with OSSTMM, OWASP, NIST, PTES, ISSAF methodologies
Experience with a variety of toolsets for gathering information and conduct comprehensive penetration tests
Must have at least a CEH, PenTest+, or GPEN certification
Extensive experience performing IT security risk assessments
Experienced with the following Web Application tools; Burp Suite, Web Inspect, Appdetective
Experienced with Kali
Experienced with IPS/IDS solutions
Understanding for the Cyber Kill Chain methodology
Prefer any of the following certifications:
GIAC Web Applications Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Certified Web Application Defender (GWEB)
Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP)
GIAC Exploit Researcher and Advanced Penetration (GXPN)
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Certified Red Team Operations Professional (CRTOP)
Certified Mobile and Web App Penetration Tester (CMWAPT)
Certified Expert Penetration Tester (CEPT)
Certified Penetration Tester (CPT)
Licensed Penetration Tester (LPT)
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:5000
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Cyber Operations
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