Cybersecurity Engineer at Kforce Inc in Oldsmar, Florida

Posted in Other 4 days ago.

Job Description:


Kforce has a client in search of a Cybersecurity Engineer in Oldsmar, FL.

Our Cybersecurity team works diligently to ensure Client's software, hardware, and related components are protected from cyber-attacks. We're constantly developing new security systems, analyzing current systems for vulnerabilities, and handling cyber-attacks in an efficient and effective manner worldwide.

As a Cybersecurity Engineer, you will support the global Cybersecurity Operations Center by designing, building, implementing, optimizing, and administering enterprise-grade cybersecurity solutions to safeguard Client's data, systems, networks, and associates.


  • Design, build, configure, maintain, and monitor cybersecurity threat defense capabilities

  • Create security policies. Implement and tune them on cybersecurity appliances

  • Collaborate with Enterprise IT to appropriately configure cybersecurity systems and services to monitor for indications of compromise

  • Configure logging of cybersecurity technologies to integrate with the Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tool to enable real-time alerting

  • Troubleshoot escalated cybersecurity incidents and resolve them as quickly as possible

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to develop dashboards, reports, and alerts to meet their cybersecurity operational information requirements

  • Investigate and recommend corrective actions to help Incident Responders resolve cybersecurity incidents

  • Coordinate integrations and collaboration with managed security service providers


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Cybersecurity or Computer Information Systems, or a minimum of 5 years of cybersecurity experience

  • Minimum 5 years of general IT experience with various operating systems in a functional capacity (Windows, Linux, macOS)

  • Minimum of 3 years of direct experience in cybersecurity operations

  • Experience with configuring and maintaining cybersecurity technologies; Preference to experience with CrowdStrike, Gigamon, Tanium, Cisco, CheckPoint, and Microsoft cybersecurity tools

  • In-Depth understanding of cybersecurity operations and incident response procedures and toolsets used for internal investigations and audit/compliance reviews

  • Experience with the MITRE ATT&CK Framework and Cyber Kill Chain

  • Knowledge of common information security standards, such as ISO 27001/27002, NIST, CIS, PCI DSS, ITIL, and COBIT

  • Understanding of Cloud IaaS/PaaS (Azure, AWS, & GCP)

  • Basic understanding of the elements of the System Development Life Cycle

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team with minimal supervision

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; Must be able to communicate technical details in a clear, concise, understandable manner

  • This position requires minimal travel

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.