cybersecurity sys engineering analyst iii

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Job title: cybersecurity sys engineering analyst iii

Company: Randstad

Job description: job summary:


Sr. Cybersecurity Systems Engineering Analyst – Carbon Black Endpoint Detect Respond

Additional Info:

**NERC CIP- ideal candidate is familiar with NERC CIP regulations and has worked in this kind of environment before. Working within a regulated environment would be next best.

**OT- 0-10 hrs/week

**Skills assessments: will be a 2 step process. 1st will be a Teams meeting with Martin Crabtree, 2nd will be a meeting with Tony Beerbhajan (not sure if this will be via Teams or in person yet).

**Position is located at the Plaza office and will require candidates to be onsite 3 days a week.

Job Summary:

We are one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, providing electricity to 7.7 million retail customers in six states. We have approximately 51,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas, the Midwest and Florida – and natural gas distribution services serving more than 1.6 million customers in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, and the Carolinas.

We are transforming our customers’ experience, modernizing our energy grid, generating cleaner energy and expanding our natural gas infrastructure to create a smarter energy future for our customers.

The Sr. Cybersecurity Systems Engineering Analyst will be a key contributor accountable for support, maintenance and deployment of Endpoint Protection tools utilized to detect, monitor, and control cyber security events and incidents across the Client’s critical infrastructure operations and corporate environments. The Analyst will work closely with peers, operations, business areas, other internal/external teams, and management in a 24×7 cybersecurity engineering and support environment ensuring Cyber Security Operations, and the confidentially, integrity, availability, and regulatory compliance of Client’s computing environments. The Sr. Cybersecurity Systems Engineering Analyst is expected to build positive and collaborative relationships with stakeholders across the company, identify ways to improve working relationships across organizational boundaries through collaborative planning and communicates clearly, candidly, and openly. The Analyst is also responsible for following processes and procedures as defined by Cybersecurity leadership, NERC CIP Compliance, and the Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT).

Basic/Required Qualifications:

– Bachelor’s degree preferably in Cybersecurity, Information Security, Computer Science, Management information Systems, or other closely related degree with high level understanding of network and application security and information systems, or equivalent experience.

– 4+ years of experience in Cybersecurity fields, or roles focused on cybersecurity or IT functions

– In lieu of Bachelor’s degree(s) AND four (4) years minimum related work experience listed above, 6+ years Cybersecurity and/or IT-related experience; military information security and/or system administration role

Desired Qualifications:

– 4+ years of Cybersecurity experience in a security operations center with good understanding of Cybersecurity frameworks, incident and security event management, and endpoint security / antivirus products

– Engineering, support, and deployment experience in Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR), preferably with Carbon Black EDR

– Motivated self-starter with good written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to create complex technical reports on analytic findings and provide briefings to various levels of staff / management.

– Ability to work in high pressure situations and within a team environment.

– Experience with writing and editing technical documentation and operational procedures.

– Demonstrated effective problem solving & analytical skills

– Knowledge of network monitoring, analysis, troubleshooting, and configuration control technologies

– General networking understanding and/or experience to include Understanding of TCP/IP communications & knowledge of how common protocols and applications work at the network level, including DNS, HTTP, and SMB

– Windows and UNIX/Linux command line scripting experience and programming experience.

– Demonstrated understanding of the life cycle of cybersecurity threats and tools used to mitigate risk.

– Demonstrated Skill in protecting a network against malware. (e.g., NIPS, anti-malware, restrict/prevent external devices, spam filters).

– Experience with the maintenance, configuration and operation of Cybersecurity tools related to both on premise and cloud environment, mainly on premise

– Experience with forensics and malware analysis concepts and methods.

– Demonstrated commitment to training, self-study and maintaining proficiency in the technical cyber security domain.

– Possession of multiple industry standard certifications such as SANS GIAC/GCIA/GCIH/GCFA, CISSP, CISA, CISM, etc. or other network / system security certifications.

– Familiar with Energy Delivery, Energy Management & Process Controls business functions.

– Experience with NERC CIP or other regulatory compliance frameworks

– Understanding of Operational Technology (OT) environments supporting ICS and SCADA systems

– Good understanding of Cybersecurity frameworks

– Understanding of cybersecurity standards such as NIST CSF, NIST 800-53r5, NIST 800-82r2, ISA/IEC 62443, and ISO 27001

– Familiarity or experience with the Cyber Kill Chain® methodology and MITRE ATT&CK framework

– Innovative – ability to recognize and seek improvement and efficiency opportunities

Working Conditions:

Hybrid Office Environment – in office 2 to 3 days a week

Travel Requirements:

5%-10% travel


Charlotte (no relocation)

location: Charlotte, North Carolina

job type: Contract

salary: $55.68 – 65.68 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


– Support cybersecurity systems in a highly regulated NERC CIP environment

– Implementation, support, and maintenance of endpoint security products in a large enterprise environment – products such as Carbon Black EDR, McAfee, and Microsoft Defender, etc.

– Implementation, administration, support, operation, and maintenance of endpoint security products in a large enterprise threat environment

– Provide high level of support to Security Operations and Support teams for all products that make up the endpoint security tool set.

– Systems experience in cybersecurity engineering and support, preferability with Endpoint Detection and Response, SIEM technology, logging, and the full complement of cybersecurity products related to visibility and defense of endpoints and networks

– Perform supporting tasks such as system hardening, high availability configurations, and developing backup strategies.

– Assist with the creation of detailed deployments plans, architectural drawings, and operation manuals.

– Develop processes, procedures, and documentation to ensure reliable system operations and NERC CIP regulatory compliance.

– Review current reporting and compliance goals and verify reports to ensure they are meeting goals.


  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Education: Bachelors

skills: * Cybersecurity

  • Business Analysis
  • NERC

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

At Randstad Digital, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact

Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate’s education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad Digital offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).

Expected salary: $55.68 – 65.68 per hour

Location: Charlotte, NC

Job date: Sun, 29 Oct 2023 05:37:13 GMT

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