Sr. Consultant, Cyber Security

at Vaco Technology
Location Jupiter, FL
Date Posted April 11, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Contractor


Vaco is a private-equity backed solutions company that provides consulting, managed services, staffing, and placement services globally. Established in 2002 by "Big 4" consulting veterans, Vaco now has over 40 offices and has worked with over 9,000 clients. We have over 6,000 consultants and been named to Inc. magazine's list of fastest-growing private companies for the past 12 years. Vaco offers boutique services with global reach.

The Vaco Cyber Security team's success relies on the trusted relationships built with our clients. We recognize the challenge organizations encounter improving security, restructuring operations and handling risk while maintaining compliance and keeping costs down. Our information security specialists work closely with organizations to provide the solutions that best match business and security objectives. As a member of the team, you will have the opportunity to utilize and expand your skills through client experience and industry training while collaborating with security professionals across industries. Our team provides the full spectrum of security services to clients including, Strategy & Advisory, Identity & Access Management, Cyber Security Operations, Managed Services, Governance, Risk, and Compliance.

Looking for an exciting career opportunity in Cyber Security Consulting? Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco advocate for you! Right now, we are looking to fill a position for our Cyber Security Consulting Team. With Vaco, you will have an advantage over your competition! Our information security practice maintains strong relationships with clients, connect your experience with the right consulting project-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our team will provide you with great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, opportunities to work on exciting, impactful projects, and opportunities for industry training and advancement. If you're an experienced, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

Key Responsibilities may include:

  • Develop a comprehensive SIEM and Security Analytics architecture to support real-time security monitoring operations
  • Perform as technical lead in the development and delivery of custom content, system integration and event reporting
  • Troubleshoot and configure networking devices, various platforms, and database, Windows and/or UNIX system administration
  • Build and implement reporting and visualizations to inform and assist clients' incident response teams and security managers
  • Contribute to a strong client relationship through interactions with client personnel
  • Design, develop and document Security Operations Center Procedures and Processes
  • Communicate client expectations to the engagement team
  • Travel requirement: More than 25%

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2 or more of the following:
  • 2+ years Splunk administration (Certified Splunk Administrator - Architect preferred)
  • 2+ years of working with SIEM tools performing deployment, configuration, and maintaining operations, content development
  • 2+ years working with security tool administration (e.g. firewalls, IDS, end-point protection, content filtering, IAM, DLP)
  • 2+ years working with operational information security disciplines (e.g. incident response, security infrastructure management or monitoring services)
  • Certifications a plus: CISSP, CISM, CASP, Security+, CCSP

Must Travel 75%

Must also have Bachelor's Degree or Splunk Architect Certification in lieu of

Preferred Skill Requirements:

  • Hands-on Splunk experience, inclusive of:

o Field extractions, tags, event types, alerts, lookups, and data models

o Experience creating, updating, and managing notable events

o Experience working in Incident Review

o Experience with creating robust reports, notable events

o Experience with Splunk Search Language

o Understand dashboards and data collection

  • Experience with Splunk premium apps such as Splunk ES, Cloud or ITSI
  • Statistical and analytical modeling experience
  • Custom use case and content development experience
  • Deep understanding and proven experience in Cyber Security Operations (Monitoring, Detection, Incident Response, Forensics)
  • Project and delivery management experience
  • RFP/RFI Response Knowledge (ability to work and support proposal efforts)
  • Cyber Security experience in complex global enterprise and or Govt. environment a plus

Professional Skill Requirements:

  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment

Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills