MAD Security Careers

Are you MAD enough to join our team?

The truth is, we’re growing like crazy. We are focused on solving the human side of information security by helping our customers reduce risk at the very core of the enterprise—its people. As a matter of fact, people are the core of our organization. We know that people are what makes us tick. We take immense pride in our work and we want like-minded folks on our team. Come grow with us!

For Employees:

MAD Security offers a very competitive compensation package that includes base salary, medical, 401k matching, bonuses (we like to reward you for your hard work), training on next generation security tools, and flexible time off.

For Trusted Partners (1099):

We are also looking for partners that we can work with that can augment our skills and add depth to our team.  We frequently receive requests for work that is a little out of our lane or that we can’t take on due to full bookings, and in those cases we like to work with trusted partners to create win/win scenarios.

MAD Career Postings:

HBSS SME-Norfolk, VA

  HBSS SME As the Host Based Security System Engineer, you will provide support to our client in Norfolk, VA. ‪This position is in a fast paced, flexible government environment, working with a team of diverse talented people with solid skills in each of their areas. Adaptability to change is a must, and an active Secret security clearance is required for immediate consideration for this program. Policy & Compliance – Analyze Application(s) if it can be placed in the trusted Application policy – Analyze Network(s) if it can be placed in the trusted network policy – Migrate Policies for: HIP –IPS & Firewall, and DCM – Develop custom Signature(s) (UDS) Update to new Signature releases; Daily review of alerts; Setup alert automation and reports – Perform STIG checks of policies to ensure compliance is met; Adjust for any changes; Request GDAs for permanent change; – Analyze changes required in order to implement Whitelisting (6010,6011) Signatures on a 5.3 ePO infrastructure – Re-create backend OPORD 12-17 Compliance reports provided as part of Monthly reporting CDRLs as well as weekly report. – Perform Troubleshooting of client(s) policies and develop approved policies – Align CLIN (SIPR & NIPR) ePO high-level policies; ensure migration of customer owned containers IA Applications – Build ePO servers (3) and agent handlers (6); Install DISA image 5.1 which includes STIGed W2k8 build then update to 5.3 utilizing binary package; create admin and review accounts, assign permissions and configure PKI access – Load HBSS app (6 Modules) on (NIPR, SIPR, NNPI ePO) NRFK; upgrade modules on system (~100,000)  attached to 4.5 ePO – Build server tasks and queries,... read more

Security Administrator (Austin, TX)

  Security Administrator   The Information Security Administrator is responsible for the support and maintenance of security systems and devices and working directly with the Security Analyst, taking direction from the Information Security Manager. Daily tasks will include, working on trouble tickets, moves/add/changes and installation of security related products and services. The Information Security Administrator should have advanced knowledge of McAfee and the many different security facets it has a representation in. Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned): Manages user authentication, authorization and access controls for systems and applications Documents changes to systems and networks that impact security Improve security efficiency, streamlines work processes and works collaboratively with IT department personnel to accomplish objective Implementation, administration and support and monitoring of the preventative and detective IT security controls Ensures security controls are kept up-to-date and are configured for appropriate effectiveness, as mandated by the Information Security Manager Responds to and resolves alerts/anomalies through monitoring to ensure appropriate behavior Generates and maintains administrative documentation such as architecture diagrams and admin manuals, operational procedures and processes Reviews and evaluates patch reconnaissance performed by the IT Security Analyst. Recommends software upgrades and performs upgrades in production Performs security tasks during BCP exercise and actual disasters Qualifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education/Experience:  Bachelor’s degree, or progression towards completion of degree, preferably in Cybersecurity, Management of Information Systems, or Computer Science Minimum... read more

Security Engineer-Remote

Security Engineer MAD Security is currently seeking to expand our professional services team with an associate security engineer that is passionate about cyber security and is ready to Make A Difference! This position requires a self-motivated security consultant not afraid to learn new techniques and technologies on an ongoing basis. Position Skills Requirements: Strong knowledge of security hardware, software, and management platforms with emphasis on installation, troubleshooting, upgrading, integration, and client/server operations. Understanding of security tools and terminologies, such tools as DLP – Application DLP, and additionally knowledge on SIEM, IDS/IPS, HIPS, Anti-Virus & Malware analysis and protection, content filtering, logical access controls, identity and access management, application firewalls, vulnerability scanners, forensics software, and encryption in order to support security across an enterprise. Prefer strong knowledge of the McAfee Security product lines which include the following products: Host and Network DLP Endpoint Protection HIPS Web Gateway Email Gateway Next Generation Firewall EPO SIEM Intrusion Detection and Prevention Vulnerability Manager Asset Manager Policy Auditor Working knowledge of TCP/IP Networking, hardware protocols, LAN/WAN configuration, security architectures and LAN/WAN technologies Working knowledge of information systems security best practices (e.g., access control and system hardening, system audit and log file monitoring, security policies, and incident handling). Working knowledge of key security standards and regulations (ISO, SAN’s 20 critical controls, NIST, OWASP Top 10, HIPAA, PCI-DSS, etc.) Self-learner with a passion for IT security who is adaptable to changing requirements Strong oral and written communication skills and ability to transform technical knowledge into business language (e.g. reports, presentations, etc.) Ability to communicate at multiple levels with customers (i.e. technical / management) Experience in customer... read more

Here are a few of the qualities you need to be a member of our team:

  • Technical Expertise
  • Client Focus
  • Constant and lifelong learning
  • Business Understanding
  • Open and fun-loving mind
  • Innovative and quick thinking

What can MAD do for you?

  • Competitive compensation
  • Awesome healthcare package
  • 401K plan
  • Generous vacation package
  • Top-down and bottom-up support
  • Ongoing training
  • Attendance at top conferences
  • Career advancement

MAD Opportunities

Don’t see a job that really speaks to your experience? That’s okay! We are always looking to add bright, talented information security centric folks to our network. Send us your resume and we’ll review it to see how we might be able to work together. One of our recruiters will get in touch to discuss. No really, we mean it!!!!

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