Cyber Security Specialist

Cyber Security Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Develop, update, and implement security measures and controls.
  • Secure digital files and information systems, protecting them from unauthorized access or tampering.
  • Provide technical support and monitor security access.
  • Perform regular internal and external security audits.
  • Design intruder detection and prevention systems to prevent network invasion.
  • Analyze the source of security breaches.
  • Recommend and implement security tools and anti-malware software.
  • Determine, adapt, and maintain corporate security procedures and policies.
  • Provide staff with security awareness training.
  • Coordinate security measures with external contacts.
  • Inform management of security vulnerabilities.
  • Identify cybercrime perpetrators and liaise with the appropriate authorities if necessary.



  • Active IRS MBI clearance is a plus.
  • You possess a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in computer science, business administration in information technology, or a related discipline.
  • You have 3+ years cybersecurity implementation experience on Windows, UNIX, and Linux operating systems.
  • You are proficient in PHP, Java, JavaScript, and C++ programming languages.
  • You have successfully executed a DLP (data loss prevention) plan.
  • You have experience with vulnerability management software tools, SpyBot, Qualys, and Altera.
  • You possess a passionate understanding of cloud computing.
  • You exhibit dependability and integrity.
  • You have an instinct for detail.
  • You understand hackers’ motivation and possess a passion to prevail over attacks.
  • You have the ability to adapt to rapid changes and are driven by an innate curiosity to reverse engineer attacks and develop solutions.
  • You have excellent report writing and communication skills.
  • You have the ability to multitask and work well independently or with a team.
  • You possess an aptitude for time and budget management.



    • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
    • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
    • Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control
    • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
    • Global Information Assurance Certification