What you’ll be doing...

As a Lead Specialist on Verizon’s VTRAC Labs team, you will be expected:

  • Balancing the demands of managing the VTRAC Team’s labs on software and hardware level.
  • Configuring, troubleshooting, and managing hardware and software focused on information security; network architecture, database concepts, hardware and software troubleshooting, Microsoft Office applications and virtualization solutions.
  • Taking responsibility for the security of the forensic labs from the physical realm to application layer.
  • Supporting field consultants.
  • Developing an area of subject matter expertise, and managing evidence from forensic and other engagements.
  • Being responsible for integrity in analysis, quality in client deliverables, and the security of evidence and lab systems.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge and experience in the following operating systems: Linux, Windows, macOS (including server versions of those operating systems).
  • Knowledge of information security; network architecture; database concepts; document management; hardware and software troubleshooting; Microsoft Office applications; and virtualization solutions.
  • Fluency in English.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • The ability to thrive in a dynamic environment while maintaining confidentiality.
  • A background in information technology studies and/or experience.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a collaborative environment as well as the capability to absorb knowledge on the fly.
  • Functional literacy in at least one programming or scripting language.
  • Capability to be detail-oriented and interact with other staff effectively, in person or by phone.
  • Experience with evidentiary procedures.
  • The ability to lift devices up to 20 kilograms.
  • Experience configuring, managing, and troubleshooting enterprise-class infrastructure, hardware, and software.
  • Network configuration, optimization, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Malcode analysis and reverse engineering skills.
  • Network forensic analysis.
  • InfoSec certifications (e.g., Security+, EnCE, ACE, SANS, etc.) IT certifications (e.g., Microsoft, Cisco, Linux, CompTIA).

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.