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Terry
artemis70@protonmail.com
Orlando, FL 32805
Regional Cyber Security Manager
26 years experience W2
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Summary

Published Author of 5 books on cyber security & magazine articles

  • “A History of Cyber Security Attacks: 1980 to Present”
  • “Conducting Network Penetration and Espionage in a Global Environment”
  • "Cyber Crime Investigator's Field Guide, 1st & 2nd ed."
  • "Investigating Network Intrusions"
  • Articles for “Security Management” magazine
  • "Using the Hacker's Toolbox"
  • "Mapping a Network Security Strategy"

Experience
North American Regional Cyber Security Manager
Information Technology
Apr 2017 - present

  • Reporting to the VP of Cyber Security & responsible for all North American (USA & Canada) cyber security endeavors
  • Interface with corporate headquarters in Europe to discuss how we will strategically plan for & handle various cyber security issues both in North America and globally; Regular international face-to-face meetings with personnel from Europe, India, South America, Australia at various locations globally (projects are on both a national and global basis)
  • Audit customer IT environments via the use of CIS Industry Best Practices, SANS Top 20 Critical Security Controls, SAS Top 25 Software Errors, checks of MITRE CWE’s; Standards utilized include MIRE, CENELEC, IEC 62443 and/or the NIST RMF (Risk Management Framework – NIST 800-53, etc.), ISO 27001 & 27005 (risk assessment / management / mitigation)
  • In the process of building a Threat Intelligence capability
  • Lead, manage & encourage teams relative to cyber security analysis, requirements & response
  • Engage with Product / Sales / Marketing Managers & VP’s on sales presentations and customer engagements. Put plans together that assisted us in selling cyber security to customers both as a service and as a product enhancement; Developed solutions & drove innovation;
  • Actively ensure that cyber security practices, monies allocated, resources expended are aligned with the true business needs of the company and our customers
  • Cyber security Awareness Training (CSAT) to all levels of management & engineering (live & Skype / Teams sessions
  • Ensure physical security of cyber security devices, products, & systems
  • Engaged with our VP of Marketing & Strategy in Washington, DC to discuss cyber security issues and respond to government agencies as to how we are addressing cyber security
  • Manufacturing & supply chain analysis with subsequent security enhancements
  • Bi-weekly (every two weeks) reporting to Paris relative to cyber security endeavors
  • Work with Legal to determine optimum cyber security verbiage in contracts
  • Involved with working groups such as APTA and seeking to drive standards
  • Kali Linux, WireShark, and other tools used to perform various forms of traffic analysis, forensics, etc.
  • Work with our partners to pull cyber security resources as needed for various engagements
  • Meetings with Legal and Executive / Senior management personnel as to how we would handle a serious cyber incident if it occurred relative to meeting with the press & government entities & to ensure we are in compliance with various cyber security laws, rules, regulations, norms, standards & abreast of upcoming cyber security legislation
  • Worked with HR to develop cyber security position descriptions & business cases
  • Research Web / Dark Web to see if any of our products are being discussed in a malicious manner (and subsequently work with law enforcement to shut these sites down)
  • Build documents related to processes & procedures
  • Develop annual budget for North American region
  • Testing & integration at the device level and the system level
  • Utilization of Nessus & Splunk for vulnerability assessment, log tracking / analysis, and alerts
  • Python programming (open source initiative, IBM usage such as Cloud Pak, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning)
  • Microsoft Excel formula / macro / Dashboard (metrics) development
  • Technology feasibility studies & laboratory setup
  • Virtual environments setup & utilization via VMware
  • Responsible for Quarterly cyber security newsletter & cyber security dashboard
  • DHS / APTA / FBI InfraGard company representative
Auditing Compliance Cyber Security Linux Microsoft Excel NIST Project Management Vulnerability Assessments Nessus Feasibility Studies Python Machine Learning Artificial Intelligence
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Managing Director & Senior Consultant
Aerospace/Defense
Mar 2013 - Apr 2017

  • Audit clients via the use of CIS Industry Best Practices, SANS Top 20 Critical Security Controls, SAS Top 25 Software Errors, checks of MITRE CWE’s, IEC 62443 and/or the NIST RMF (Risk Management Framework – NIST 800-53, etc.). The focus here was on building client relationships, managing a team that travels with me, sitting with and interviewing the client (CEO’s, ISO’s, Director’s, System Administrators, Engineers) to determine their cyber security posture and then assist them in enhancing their level of cyber security; Also, this position entails a significant amount of report writing (Microsoft Word, Excel, Project) once the onsite interviews have taken place;
  • Forensics Analysis & Penetration Testing of computer networks for PCI compliance (retail / POS systems) and DHS / NIST guidelines for critical infrastructures (Energy / Oil / Gas Pipelines Industry) including both corporate, refinery and terminal networks
  • Wrote and presented weekly Cyber Threat Intelligence Briefing
  • Risk Assessments for both 3rd party vendors & new incoming technologies
  • Technical Writer / Editor & Research Analyst; Python programming
  • Cyber Security evangelist – Built relationships with Senior Product Managers & Senior Design Engineers
  • Worked with Senior Product Managers & Senior Software Managers to embed cyber security requirements into new products at the beginning of the design process using IEC 62443 & NIST 800-53
  • Built a Cyber Security Threat Intelligence Dashboard using Microsoft Excel that pulls in data from various websites and databases (Oracle, SQL & Access) in order to clearly and quickly visualize network threat levels, financial ramifications if breached and statistical probabilities of a breach
Microsoft Excel Project Management Auditing Compliance Cyber Security NIST Risk Assessment Python Penetration Testing PCI
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Cyber Security Systems Engineer IV
Manufacturing
Nov 2011 - Mar 2013

For reasons of economic efficiencies, the facility was closed and work was moved to the NE USA. I preferred to remain in Florida.

  • Penetration Testing of computer networks, embedded systems, manufactured products, networked country-border-control systems

Cyber Security Penetration Testing Systems Engineering
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IT Manager
Construction/Engineering
Nov 2009 - Aug 2011

First Arab uprising occurred; State Department forced us to leave Egypt & USG terminated contract

  • Contract under the USN / NAVSEA in Alexandria, Egypt; Enhanced and fostered international business relationships
  • Cyber security audit of Egyptian military networks
  • Responsible for a multi-million-dollar annual budget and developing a 2-year strategic plan
  • 3 direct reports – IT Operations Manager, PMO Manager, IT Engineering Manager
  • Led, managed, motivated, and organized 30+ IT professionals (Engineers, Technicians, Software Developers)
  • Implemented new organizational structure, processes, procedures

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Information Technology
Feb 1995 - Nov 2009
Washington, DC

A consulting firm in which I held numerous positions over the years based on contracts we won. Some positions were onsite at the customer’s premises and others at an EDS facility.

  • Test Engineering Manager
  • Software & Network Systems Manager
  • SUN Solaris Unix Administrator
  • Network Security Engineer
  • Cyber Forensics Practice Manager/Trainer
  • Senior Principal Analyst – Cyber Security
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Education
Master's in Business Administration
DeVry University Keller Graduate School of Management
Bachelor's in SEET
University of Houston
Attended in ICS / SCADA network security classes
Idaho National Labs
Attended in Penetration Testing, Cyber Forensics, Reverse Engineering
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Skills
Auditing
2021
8
Cyber Security
2021
8
Compliance
2021
7
Microsoft Excel
2021
7
NIST
2021
7
Project Management
2021
7
Python
2021
7
Penetration Testing
2017
5
PCI
2017
4
Risk Assessment
2017
4
Artificial Intelligence
2021
2
Feasibility Studies
2021
2
Linux
2021
2
Machine Learning
2021
2
Nessus
2021
2
Vulnerability Assessments
2021
2
PMO
2011
1
Systems Engineering
2013
1
Network Security
0
1
Publications
for "Security Management" magazine 6
, 2020
Reporting to the VP of Cyber Security & responsible for all North American
, 2020
Interface with corporate headquarters in Europe to discuss how we will strategically plan for & handle various cyber security issues both in North Ame
, 2020
Audit customer IT environments via the use of CIS Industry Best Practices
, 2020
In the process of building a Threat Intelligence capability 5
, 2020
Actively ensure that cyber security practices monies allocated resources expended are aligned with the true business needs of the company and our cust
, 2020
Ensure physical security of cyber security devices products & systems 10
, 2020
supply chain analysis with subsequent security enhancements 12
, 2020
Work with Legal to determine optimum cyber security verbiage in contracts 14
, 2020
Work with our partners to pull cyber security resources as needed for various engagements 17
, 2020
Worked with HR to develop cyber security position descriptions & business cases 19
, 2020
Build documents related to processes & procedures 21
, 2020
Utilization of Nessus & Splunk for vulnerability assessment log tracking / analysis and alerts 24
, 2020
formula / macro / Dashboard development 26
, 2020
Responsible for Quarterly cyber security newsletter & cyber security dashboard 29
, 2020
Audit clients via the use of CIS Industry Best Practices
, 2020
of computer networks for PCI compliance
, 2020
Wrote and presented weekly Cyber Threat Intelligence Briefing 4
, 2020
Editor & Research Analyst Python programming 6
, 2020
Finmeccanica / DRS
, 2020
For reasons of economic efficiencies the facility was closed and work was moved to the NE USA
, 2020
of computer networks embedded systems manufactured products networked country-border-control systems 2
, 2020
USN / NAVSEA
, 2020
First Arab uprising occurred State Department forced us to leave Egypt & USG terminated contract 1
, 2020
Cyber security audit of Egyptian military networks 3
, 2020
Led managed motivated and organized 30+ IT professionals
, 2020
A consulting firm in which I held numerous positions over the years based on contracts we won
, 2020
Test Engineering Manager
, 2020
Solaris Unix Administrator
, 2020
Cyber Forensics Practice Manager/Trainer
, 2020