Cybersecurity Lab Assistant
Job Ref: JOB-46441
Our client is looking for a Lab Assistant to serve as a resource for their College cybersecurity program (traditional undergraduate degree program) and for a training center for apprentices and continuing education). This is an immediate long-term remote position; our client is flexible with hours. Duties and Responsibilities: The candidate will be responsible for providing support to the Cybersecurity Faculty in research, curriculum development, grant writing (minimal), uploading online curriculum, reviewing contents of online courses as needed, reviewing and ensuring accuracy of lab instructions, supervising student labs, and coaching cybersecurity competition teams. As well as other duties as applicable. Qualifications: Successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for serving entry-level cybersecurity students along their learning journey, from high school students thru undergraduate college students. The candidate will also have relevant certifications and/or relevant industry experience and be ready to demonstrate sufficient proficiency with Linux and MS OS, virtual machines, hands-on use of entry-level cybersecurity tools (e.g., nmap, Wireshark, Metasploit), and configuration of cyber lab environments (physical/virtual). Education/Experience: An earned Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Security, or Cybersecurity or equivalent experience will very much be considered. Industry certifications such as CompTIA A+, Net+, and Security+ are a plus.