Rus joined Phoenix Cyber in 2015 as a senior cybersecurity engineer and currently serves as the Director of Information Technology. He has over 20 years of experience working in software development, system integration, system architecture, and quality assurance for Fortune 500 clients and large U.S. Federal Government agencies. His expertise includes architecting and managing software development projects, integrating disparate security tools across enterprise environments, standardizing incident response processes, operations and sustainment refinements, and developing security metrics and real-time dashboards and reports.
Rus was a submariner in the U.S. Navy. He holds numerous security-related certifications such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Scrum Master, GIAC Certified Windows Security Administrator (GCWN), GIAC Certified Detection Analyst (GCDA), Certified Forcepoint DLP Pre-Sales Engineer, Archer Certified Administrator Specialist, as well as Swimlane Certified SOAR User, Developer, and Administrator.