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Senior Security Analyst with Wireless Security Assessment Experience

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Secunetics
Location
Reston, Virginia, United States
Rate
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About Us:

Secunetics provides network infrastructure intelligence services to government agencies and commercial clients. We work with our clients to help assess the performance of IT infrastructures, establish baselines, and identify opportunities for optimization/improvement. We are a focused team of enthusiastic colleagues working together on a diverse and challenging set of projects. We value creative, strategic thinkers with demonstrated interest and skills in optimizing network performance.

We are looking for a Security Analyst with Wireless Experience to interface with our team and our clients to help assess the performance of IT infrastructures, establish baselines, and identify opportunities for optimization/improvement. This is a highly visible, client-facing role. We value creative, strategic thinkers with demonstrated interest and skills in optimizing network performance.

Who you are:

  • You are a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
  • You are passionate and curious about technology
  • You are committed to work with a like-minded team to learn and grow in your field of expertise
  • You have an eye for detail and consistency
  • You have strong communication skills that are used to solicit and incorporate feedback in your work
  • You have a strong interest in risk management and security
  • You enjoy interacting with clients to satisfy their goals and objectives
  • You are located within 60 miles of the Washington DC Metro area and be willing to travel 25-50%

We are looking for a team member with the following skills:

  • A minimum of 8 years in an information technology role (a degree in a related field may satisfy 2 years)
    • A minimum of two years of hands-on experience performing wireless penetration testing
    • A minimum of two years of hands-on experience assessing wireless networking device configurations
  • Strong understanding of wireless LAN architectures and solution components including Wireless LAN Controllers (WLC), Access Points (AP), Wireless Services Modules (WiSM), and Wireless Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (WIDPS)
  • Experience with managing one or more enterprise wireless LAN networking solutions including Cisco and Aruba
  • Hands-on experience assessing the security of Wireless LANs, including penetration testing, configuration assessments, and vulnerability monitoring
  • Hands-on experience with Kali Linux and wireless LAN testing tools
  • Strong understanding of wireless LAN threats and vulnerabilities
  • Solid understanding of networking protocols and technologies (routing, switching, TCP/IP, traffic analysis) and wireless LAN protocols and standards (802.11x, WEP, WPA/WPA2)
  • Strong understanding of wireless networking best practices
  • Experience with malware analysis and threat hunting
  • Experience working in a SOC and responding to security incidents
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including technical writing

If you have any of the following, it would be a bonus:

  • Active security clearances
  • Strong programming skills in Python
  • CCNA and CISSP certifications
  • Extensive experience in packet analysis (Wireshark)
  • Familiarity with NIST SP 800-153
  • Familiarity with ITIL concepts especially Service Operations

Secunetics is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, age, gender identity, or any other applicable basis that is protected by foreign, federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation.

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