Host-based Security System (HBSS) Operator / Administrator
Location: Washington, D.C.
Internal Number: 17059814
Are you looking to elevate your cyber career? Your technical skills? Your opportunity for growth? Deloitte's Government and Public Services Cyber Practice (GPS Cyber Practice) is the place for you! Our GPS Cyber Practice helps organizations create a cyber minded culture and become stronger, faster, and more innovative. You will become part of a team that advises, implements, and manages solutions across five verticals: Strategy, Defense and Response; Identity; Infrastructure; Data; and Application Security. Our dynamic team offers opportunities to work with cutting-edge cyber security tools and grow both vertically and horizontally at an accelerated rate. Join our cyber team and elevate your career.
Work you'll do
This position is responsible for operating and maintaining the Host-based Security System (HBSS) in accordance with DoD policies and orders. Activities that this position will oversee include deploying, configuring, operating, monitoring, tuning, upgrading, and troubleshooting HBSS components.
Install, Secure, Configure and Maintain the DoD approved version of HBSS to include ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) server and endpoint products. HBSS being / Host Based Security System which is the official name given to the United States Department of Defense commercial off-the-shelf suite of software applications used within the DOD to monitor, detect, and defend the DOD computer networks and systems.
Test and evaluate new/updated end point products before approval.
Develop and implement plans to apply patches, hot fixes, and other critical updates as needed.
Develop and maintain policies and tasks for all related endpoint products.
Troubleshoot HBSS issues and outages.
Resolve issues on the ePO server to include the OS, SQL and ePO application.
Maintain ePO automation including application scheduled tasks, database maintenance, etc.
Create and tune policy exemptions for Host Intrusion Prevention, Endpoint Security and Data Loss Prevention.
Maintain security status of HBSS infrastructure, including OS and SQL patching and Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) compliance.
Develop Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for the Operation and Maintenance of HBSS.
Participate in Change Management process as required for all HBSS related changes.
Maintain ePO infrastructure in an audit ready state at all times.
Deloitte's Government and Public Services (GPS) practice - our people, ideas, technology and outcomes-is designed for impact. Serving federal, state, & local government clients as well as public higher education institutions, our team of more than 15,000 professionals brings fresh perspective to help clients anticipate disruption, reimagine the possible, and fulfill their mission promise.
At Deloitte, we believe cyber is about starting things-not stopping them-and enabling the freedom to create a more secure future. Cyber Strategy, Defense and Response (SDR) focuses on helping federal clients design and implement transformational enterprise security programs with an emphasis on defending against, recovering from, and mitigating major cyberattacks. If you're seeking a career that increases cyber awareness, utilizes risk management programs, and develops strategies for cyber defense and response, then the Cyber SDR offering at Deloitte is for you.
Bachelor's degree required and 2+ years experience. Additional years of experience will be accepted in lieu of degree.
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future
Active Secret security clearance required
Experience working with RMF and NIST 800-53
Experience working with cyber security tools
Experience with cyber awareness (e.g., phishing emails, cyber trainings)
Current DoD 8570 IAT II certification or equivalent.
Proven experience supporting Information Assurance Assessment and Authorization (A&A) and associated IA processes, procedures, and activities.
HBSS specific training and certification (i.e. DISA HBSS 201, 301 and 501).
Basic Knowledge of Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) certificates.
Experience with SQL administration.
Familiarity with DISA STIG and U.S. Cyber Command Task Order requirements.
Experience with Microsoft and Linux Server Operating Systems.
Prior professional services or federal consulting experience
How you'll grow
At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.
At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits.Our positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and are continuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people excel and lead healthy, happy lives. Deloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose... defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities. We want job seekers exploring opportunities at Deloitte to feel prepared and confident. To help you with your interview, we suggest that you do your research: know some background about the organization and the business area you’re applying to.