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Cyber Security Threat Detection Manager

Request Technology - Kyle Honn

Posted on Nov 14, 2020 by Request Technology - Kyle Honn

Reston, VA 20190
Immediate Start
$150k - $190k Annual

Cyber Security Threat Detection Manager


  • Develop domain expertise across the breadth of the program and drive strategic design of Thereat Detection workflows.
  • Apply critical thinking in understanding the new & emerging threats working along with Cyber Threat Intelligence and Threat Modeling team and then build & execute required action plan.
  • Manage and execute processes responsible for the advanced analysis of security threats (malicious code, intrusion logging, etc.) to proactively develop detection for such threats.
  • Lead day-to-day operations and manage a team of Security Analysts who deliver Cybersecurity's scaled threat detection, assessment and mitigation efforts.
  • Support inquiries from compliance teams such as IT risk management, Internal and External audit, to ensure documentation is complete and in compliance with Information Security policies.
  • Effectively collaborate within Information Security with teams such as Threat Intel, Monitoring, Incident Response, Forensics etc. as well as external teams in IT and various lines-of-businesses to enable advancement of Company security posture.
  • Present security analysis, action plan and risks to different audiences and adjust the delivery accordingly (business, technical and management) using either structured presentations or ad-hoc and establish consensus.
  • Execute a data detection strategy based on the MITRE ATT&CK Framework. Analyze threat information from multiple sources, synthesizing and placing threat intelligence information in context and use that in development of new Security alerts in the SIEM tool to address new and emerging threats.
  • Continually identify, evaluate and monitor threats that could affect operational and business activities.
  • Develop strategies and partner with Business/IT stakeholders to identify and detect security threats that Company faces.
  • Provide thought leadership and guidance on intelligence/analytics research to build the necessary controls and infrastructure to provide automated and proactive threat detection capabilities.
  • Manage processes and logic required for effective Threat Detection.
  • Manage and support development of Security Operations playbooks to ensure threat detection, monitoring, response & forensics activities align with best practices, minimize gaps in detection & response and provide comprehensive mitigation of threats.


  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field or equivalent work experience.
  • 8+ years experience in a security related role.
  • 3+ years of experience with building and leading high performing Information Security teams in complex environments.
  • 3+ years of Information Security experience especially developing advanced threat detection capabilities.
  • Demonstrated experience with designing and implementing use cases in SIEM tool such Splunk(preferred), ArcSight, QRadar, etc.
  • Strong understanding of enterprise detection technologies and processes (Advanced Threat Detection Tools, IDS/IPS, Network Packet Analysis, Endpoint Protection).
  • Advanced understanding of network protocols and operating systems (Windows, Unix, Linux, Databases).
  • Relevant security knowledge and experience in two of the following areas: threat response, Security event monitoring, incident response, network/host intrusion detection, malware analysis.
  • Solid experience in day-to-day operational processes such as security monitoring, data correlation, troubleshooting, security operations etc.
  • Strong understanding of network protocols and operating systems (Windows, Unix, Linux, Databases).
  • Any relevant security certifications are a plus.
  • Experience working in a Security Operations Center (SOC) environment is preferred.

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