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Cyber Security Engineer

Kforce Technology

This is a Full-time position in Cambridge, MA posted November 23, 2021.


Kforce has a client that in Cambridge, MA that is seeking a Cyber Security Engineer. Key Tasks:

  • Cyber Security Engineer will plan, manage, monitor, and implement upgraded security measures to protect the organization’s data, systems, and networks
  • Protect the organization’s data and infrastructure by enabling the appropriate security controls
  • As a Cyber Security Engineer, you will provide timely incident response to all system and network security breaches
  • Perform log analysis using SIEM, generate dashboard and alerts, and detect security events
  • Cyber Security Engineers find evidence of illegal activity involving cybercrime offenses and examine computers that may be involved in other types of crime or malware infection
  • Use expertise to protect computers from infiltration and determine how a computer was broken into or recovered lost files
  • Use forensic tools and investigative methods to find specific electronic data associated with performing complex malware analysis
  • Identify and test network and system vulnerabilities
  • Conduct purple team activities
  • As a Cyber Security Engineer, you will automate workflow processes via scripting with Python or similar
  • Research and maintain information on current security threats and applying knowledge to the security capability
  • Participate in the change management process
  • Perform daily administrative tasks, reporting, and communication with the relevant departments in the organization

Job Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • 5+ years of working experience with incident detection, incident response, and forensics
  • Experience with vulnerability management, endpoint security, email protection, Windows & Linux Security, SIEM, PAM tool, and data loss prevention. Office 365 Security, VSX and Endpoint Security
  • Experience with complex malware analysis and threat hunting
  • Experience in writing complex correlation queries in SIEM
  • Skill in writing scripts using Python, PowerShell, and Unix Shell scripting
  • Experience in working under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Must have strong attention to detail with an analytical mind and outstanding problem-solving skills
  • Must have an excellent awareness of cybersecurity trends, hacking techniques, and MITER ATT&CK and NIST Frameworks
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Desired to have one of the certifications: OSCP, C|TIA, GCTI, CCTIA, and CCTHP

Preferred technology experience with the following:

  • Mimecast Email Protection
  • Tenable.IO
  • Carbon Black Defense
  • Splunk
  • AWS Data Guard
  • Office 365 Security
  • CyberArk

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.