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ArcSight Network Architect


People, Technology and Processes LLC


Fort Huachuca, AZ 85613



Sr. ArcSight Network Architect supporting the Regional Cyber Center - CONUS (RCC-C) at Fort Huachuca in Sierra Vista, AZ.
As a member of our Computer Network Defense (CND) team, this position will be responsible for operating and maintaining instances of ArcSight Enterprise Security Manager (ESM), Kafka, zookeeper, logstash and related databases and systems.


* Configure, troubleshoot, maintain and backup all components in the ArcSight Enterprise Log Management (ELM) architecture.
* Analyze threat information gathered from logs, Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), intelligence reports, vendor sites, and a variety of other sources.
* Create customized dashboards using Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tool ArcSight Event Security Manager (ESM) to elevate high threat items to incident responders.
* Support the development of ESM rules, reports, dashboards, data monitors, active channels, trends and use cases to identify threats and optimize data mining.
* Perform a variety of related project tasks in support of specialized CND missions.
* Apply analytical and systematic approaches in the resolution of problems of work flow, organization, and planning.
* Provide support for planning, design, development, testing, demonstration, integration of information systems.
* Work with peers in other groups to ensure collaboration for shared goals.
* Share knowledge and experiences promoting cross training to reduce mission silos and single points of failure within organizational processes and function area

Technical Skills:

* Experience maintaining Linux operating systems, preferably in a DoD security environment.
* Technical knowledge of the ArcSight ESM and backend infrastructure related to upgrades and daily maintenance is essential
* Experience creating custom dashboards and reports in ArcSight ESM using threat data
* Experience in the integration and sustainment of ArcSight Connector Appliance, Logger components, and open source tools.
* Experience writing scripts in order to resolve routine and advanced challenges (e.g. shell scripts, regex, SQL queries, etc.)

Required Skills/Qualifications:

* HS +6 or AA/AS +4 or BA/BS +2 years specific or related experience with Department of Defense IA, IS, or IT equipment, systems and/or networks. (College degree may be considered in lieu of experience)
* Security+ CE or DoD 8570 IAT II certification at start.
* Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) or DoD 8570 CNDSP-IS equivalent within 60 days.

About the company:

As a Service Disabled, Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) we are a provider of Information Technology (IT) professional services, software solutions and professional development training. Our core competencies evolved from leveraging IT enablers for knowledge management with an emphasis on Web Based Knowledge Portals and Portal Services, Server/System Services, SharePoint Development and System Administration and SQL Server Services. Our capabilities have expanded to include software development, technical training support and field support services.

Guiding Principles
o Satisfy the customer - "Exceed expectations"
o Set the Example - "Be out front"
o Be Responsive - "Timing is everything"
o Persevere - "Find a way"


PTP offers a comprehensive benefits program:

o Medical insurance
o Dental insurance
o Vision insurance
o Supplemental benefits (Short Term Disability, Cancer & Accident).
o Employer-sponsored Basic Life & AD&D Insurance
o Employer-sponsored Long Term Disability
o 401(k)

Holidays and Annual Leave
o 10 Paid Holidays
o 120 hours PTO accrual
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