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Security Technical Spec Sr - Security Technical Spec Lead

Company: American Electric Power
Location: Columbus
Posted on: February 23, 2021

Job Description:

Security Technical Spec Sr - Security Technical Spec Lead 29120BR Columbus, OH Cybersecurity Job Description AEP's Cyber Security Vulnerability Management - Identification team is looking for a self-starter, highly motivated person who is interested in joining an established team that is responsible for scanning, identifying, and inventorying of vulnerabilities. This individual will also be working closely with other team member including contractors that are allocated to these responsibilities. This person will be the central point of contact all things related to scanning, identification of vulnerabilities, and the tools associated with the effort.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and expand AEP's vulnerability scanning footprint.
  • Identify and setup new Vulnerability Threat Intelligence feeds
  • Evaluate if vulnerabilities are discovered on a reoccurring basis and inventory the vulnerability along with their disposition methodologies.
  • Maintain access control of the Vulnerability Inventory and insure that the tools are maintained and hardened.
  • Leadership experience in prioritizing, delegating and working with their fellow teammates to achieve our objectives. Requirements:
    • General knowledge of all IT platforms like (Workstations, Servers (Linux, Windows, AIX), Virtual Systems and Networking
    • Scripting/ coding experience (PowerShell, C#, Bash)
    • General understanding of Cybersecurity Vulnerability Management processes
    • Good communication and documentation skill sets
    • Understanding of firewalls, proxies, SIEM, antivirus, and IDPS concepts.
    • Ability to identify and mitigate network vulnerabilities and explain how to avoid them.
    • Understanding of patch management and the importance of apply patches in a timely manner while understanding business impact.
    • Experience in finding and understanding how to remediate Vulnerabilities is a plus
    • Experience in working in large enterprise environments is a plus
    • Experience architecting and implementing Vulnerability Management solutions is a plus
    • Experience in working with various network scanning platforms is a plus
      Secondary Responsibilities:
      Cyber Security Vulnerability Management - Analytics
      • Perform analysis of Vulnerabilities and their Dispositions against AEP's Asset Inventory
      • Perform Risk Ranking of the vulnerabilities and update the inventory of the analysis
      • Perform root cause analysis of why vulnerabilities are being detected and recommend appropriate dispositions to address root cause
      • Generate actionable reports and represent CSVM in AEP's Cyber Security's Morning Intelligence Briefs.
      • Develop and Maintain Visual Process Performance metrics for the Vulnerability Identification to Response Lean effort that encompass the overall value of the program.
      • Identify assets that cannot be married up to AEP's Asset Inventory Cyber Security Vulnerability Management - Dispositioning
        • Take prioritized Vulnerabilities/Patches and work with the Business Units to determine and document the appropriate disposition to address them.
        • Work with the Disposition Implementers to test the disposition technique to make sure that the dispositions are effective and they don't cause production issues.
        • Document Systemic Issues from Disposition efforts, Root Cause Analysis or from Disposition Validation attempts and work with the appropriate Business Units to determine and document the appropriate plan for addressing the issue.
        • Work with other security teams like Cyber Security Ambassadors and Cyber Security Architects and Engineers along with the appropriate Business Units to mature AEP's overall Patching Process
        • Document plans to address "Unknown" assets. Cyber Security Vulnerability Management - Tracking
          • Track disposition plans that are developed for AEP's Vulnerabilities
          • Validate that Dispositions were executed according to plan and the vulnerability or systemic issue has been addressed by rescanning the affected system, getting evidence from the BU that the Systemic Issue has been resolved, or the appropriate Risk Acceptance/ Policy Exception was filed.
          • Update the Vulnerability and Disposition inventory with results of the tracking.
          • Monitor and track larger systemic issues that have been escalated and continue to bring awareness to these issues to Security's leadership.
          • Update and maintain the Visual Process Adherence weekly electronic board in preparation for the weekly Vulnerability Identification to Response Core Huddle.
          • Facilitate and run the Vulnerability Identification to Response Core Huddle
          • Track the resolution plans of "unknown" devices discovered on our network and work with the business to get the appropriate inventory updated.
            -- Job Type Full-Time Relocation No BASIC QUALIFICATIONS FOR SECURITY TECHNICAL SPEC, SR.:

            Education: Bachelors degree in computer science/cyber or related field; Or Associate's degree with 2 years of IT system administration/help desk work experience; or high school diploma/GED with 4 years IT system administration/help desk work experience; or graduation from an approved cyber security program; alternatively may have non-degree qualifications (such as hands-on demonstrated ability in a technical interview/assessment).

            Experience: 4 or more years of Information Technology related experience; or 2 or more years of cyber related military/government work experience (in addition to any experience identified above).

            BASIC QUALIFICATIONS FOR SECURITY TECHNICA SPEC, LEAD:

            Education: Bachelors degree in computer science/cyber or related field; or Associate's degree with 2 years of IT system administration/help desk work experience; or high school diploma/GED with 4 years IT system administration/help desk work experience; or graduation from an approved cyber security program; alternatively may have non-degree qualifications (such as hands-on demonstrated ability in a technical interview/assessment).

            Experience: 7 or more years of Information Technology related experience; or 5 or more years of cyber related military/government work experience (in addition to any experience identified above). American Electric Power Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Disability/Vets

Keywords: American Electric Power, Bloomington , Security Technical Spec Sr - Security Technical Spec Lead, IT / Software / Systems , Columbus, Indiana

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