What you’ll be doing...

The Senior Manager of Public Sector Continuous Monitoring reports to the Verizon Business Group (VBG) Public Sector CISO and is responsible for leading and managing the delivery of continuous monitoring services within VBG public sector programs. You are responsible for translating the continuous monitoring delivery strategy into actionable and measurable activities and using sound technical and managerial skills to ensure that the identified activities are effectively executed to meet our business goals.

You will manage a team of engineers that focuses on vulnerability scanning and event logging within public sector environments. This team is responsible for scheduling and executing network, web application, and database vulnerability scanning on designated networks to maintain compliance with public sector security requirements. You will work with key management stakeholders to coordinate remediation efforts for closure of findings.You will support the identification of software flaws within the environment and provide the identification of affected systems.

This requires the review and support of the logging infrastructures into the Verizon Threat Management Center (TMC). Additionally, you will oversee support of File Integrity Monitoring (FIM) and other security tooling infrastructure and reporting within public sector environments.

You will require strong management and technical skills and the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently. You will lead the team that provides management with vulnerability and compliance assessment reports and analyses to the ISSO and system owner derived from the use of government approved scanning tools such as Nessus, AppDetective, WebInspect, etc.

  • Providing flexible and dynamic leadership to enable core team members and dotted line staff to rapidly make decisions and execute according to tactical and strategic guidance and goals.
  • Briefing technical vulnerabilities, system non-compliance with information security policies, and security incidents to various levels of technical and business management.
  • Creating presentations, training material, network diagrams, reports, and templates using Microsoft Office or a comparable office software suite.
  • Collaborating with the scanning team and stakeholders on a regular basis to optimize the efficiency and reliability of the scanning process.
  • Interpreting the vulnerability scan output and providing quantitative analysis of the scanning process to management to support ongoing risk management.
  • Leading the support of the logging and event collection functions for public sector systems to support continuous monitoring.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of related work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Security experience, with specialized expertise in public sector compliance and regulatory requirements.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • CISSP, CISM or related certification.
  • Specialized experience in public sector compliance and regulatory requirements (FISMA, FedRAMP, CJIS, DoD RMF, NIST 800-53, 800-37, 800-137, and government agency-specific requirements).
  • Experience with Nessus, WebInspect, AppDetective, and other related security tools.
  • Experience with log management and logging and event collection infrastructures.
  • Experience with FISMA and FedRAMP continuous monitoring requirements.
  • Experience with vulnerability and exploitation research.
  • Knowledge in leading System and Database Administrators and developers through various vulnerability reports and discussing the findings in technical depth.
  • Communication skills including solid verbal presentation skills.
  • Experience working in a matrixed environment with globally diverse team members
  • Be able to undergo an extensive background investigation as a condition of employment.


When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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