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Leidos - Ashburn , VA
... directing and coordinating detection and response activities performed by each Component SOC. Direction and coordination are achieved through a shared DHS incident tracking system and other means of ...
Appcast Exchange - 44 days ago
Acumatica - Reston , VA
The Senior Director of SaaS Operations is responsible for the design, configuration, implementation ... incident/event response and network engineering. This role works closely with the IT and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 22 days ago
OneZero Solutions - Arlington , VA
Monitoring & Incident Response Location: Rosslyn, VA Clearance : Top Secret Position Description ... Monitors, tracks, and reports on the status of contractor activities. Identifies, promotes, and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 13 days ago
Solutions³ LLC - Arlington , VA
Title : Incident Response Cloud Application Architect Remote work is an option: Some Business ... The project team personnel perform investigations to characterize the severity of breaches, develop ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 34 days ago
MOTO Technology Services - Virginia Beach , VA
Direct and manage network and computer security for the organization's university affiliate (ECPI ... incident response plans to ensure that business-critical services are recovered in the event of a ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
... the Incident Response Service Line. The Security Engineer will report directly to the CyberOps ... Provides detailed reports including data, analyses, and conclusions upon completion of tests, scans ...
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