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Cyber Defense Instructor

$80k – $140k • 0.02% – 0.05%
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As a cyber security instructor you will work directly with network defenders to help them learn and master their craft. You will be responsible for teaching the concepts, tools and techniques to Cyber Security Incident Response Teams to effectively defend their networks from advanced cyber threats.

You will:
● Stay abreast of the latest in cyber security defenses, methodologies, policy and breaches
● Develop curriculum that teaches the full range of cyber defense skills of hardening, monitoring, pursuit, and cyber intelligence
● Write curriculum tasks, standards, conditions
● Create learning materials in the form of briefings, white papers, videos, practical exercises, and games
● Support teaching events (travel estimated at 25-40%)
● Assess the skills and level of cyber defense of individuals and teams

You have:
● A detailed understanding of cyber security recommended best practices (NIST, SANS, CIS, DoD)
● Experience in cyber red-blue exercise concepts as a learning technique
● A clear understanding of the current state-of-the-art in computer and network security practices and research, to include exploit mitigation, countermeasures, detection, forensic, auditing and other defensive tools
● Complete understanding of adversary kill chain and exploitation scenarios
● Broad knowledge of standard cyberdefense tools such as logging and monitoring, along with deep specialization knowledge in one of Windows Domain Security, Windows Forensics, Linux Security, or Network Security
● Strong oral and written communication skills

Your skills:
● Knowledgeable in several aspects of cyber security as applied to Windows, Linux, Network Infrastructure, and cyber Intelligence
● Can develop and present your own course materials based on your assessment of student needs
● Experience in multiple technical areas to include incident response, vulnerability assessment, risk management, information assurance, scripting, cyber intelligence, forensics, malware analysis
● Cyber security classes and credentials are a plus: Preferred security credentials include GCIH, GCIA, GCWN, GCUX, OSCP, CISSP or demonstrable equivalent knowledge. ITIL knowledge a plus. Professional level certification in vendor platforms such as Windows, RedHat, Cisco or other systems a plus.

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