Customer: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

CENTERPOINT is seeking a motivated and customer-oriented I.T. professional to support our HHS client. The candidate will support the HHS cybersecurity mission to ensure HHS can actively protect the vital health information with which it is entrusted, respond to existing and emerging cybersecurity threats, and continue to enhance the program to ensure HHS has the capability and capacity to respond to new and emerging requirements, technologies and threats.

Duties:

  • Setup, configure, and maintain Packet Capture devices.
  • Inspect traffic and report on traffic patterns, anomalies, malware, and other threats.
  • Assist with threat identification and inline threat prevention.
  • Knowledge of log formats for syslog, http logs, and DB logs.
  • Installing software on servers / Configuring Agents to forward logs to SIEM.
  • Use existing APIs to consume, display, filter, search complex security related information.
  • Deliver, monitor, and support production applications.
  • Assist in technical advisory in implementation and architecture design.
  • Assist in threat detection activities across teams.
  • Maintain system documentation, tuning system performance etc.

Required Experience: 2 or more years of relevant packet capture and NetWitness experience.

Certification Requirement: Industry standard certification, e.g. CompTIA Security+.

Education Requirement: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related field, or equivalent experience.

Clearance Requirement: Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance.