By Light Professional IT Services

  • Cyber Security Engineer

    Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta
    Posted Date 5 days ago(10/10/2018 4:16 PM)
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
    Ability to Obtain Clearance
  • Overview

    By Light is hiring a Cyber Security Engineer to join our team supporting MARTA in Atlanta. This position will assist with Cyber Forensics Capability, inform of any network security corrective actions and work with Information Technology and other staff to address security issues accordance with Cyber Security Strategy. The Cyber Security Engineer's efforts will support existing efforts and add new projects to increase MARTA's cybersecurity profile and evaluate potential MARTA cybersecurity zones against evolving APTA standards for the Operationally Critical Security Zone (OCSZ).


    By Light provides a broad range of hardware, software, engineering, and IT integration services. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, we support defense, civilian, commercial, and health IT customers worldwide. We offer an excellent benefits package that includes: medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, 401(k), and profit sharing.


    • Assist with the monitoring of all networks, IPS\IDS's, and security tools for network intrusions, unauthorized access and indicators of compromise.
    • Assist with incident response (IR) efforts.
    • Assist with the detection, identification, response, containment and remediation of information security incidents.
    • Research and distribute cyber threat intelligence to protect all Authority networks.
    • Provide information security metrics and key performance indicators (KPI's).
    • Assist the Security Operations Team when appropriate.

    Required Experience/Qualifications

    • 3-5 years Information Security experience required.
    • Forensics and Incident Response experience required.
    • Strong technical, troubleshooting and analytical skills required.
    • Experience SIEM tools such as Splunk, McAfee ESM, LogRhythm is required.
    • Industry certifications such as CISSP, CCE, GCF J\, GNF J\, GCIH or GCIA. Experience in lieu of certification will be taken into consideration.

    Preferred Experience/Qualifications

    • Computer forensics experience a plus with tools such as Encase, FTK, X-Ways Forensics or IEF a plus.
    • Reverse engineering of Malware a plus.


    An Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities


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