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Security Engineer - Jr.
- Job Title
- Security Engineer - Jr.
- Requirement ID
- Alexandria, VA
- Other Location
The Cyber Security Engineer Jr will assist to support the full system engineering life-cycle, including requirements analysis, design, development, test, implementation, maintenance, integration, and documentation of SOC infrastructure and SOC tool suite. Team member will install, configure, monitor, and troubleshoot network security solutions and related monitoring tools including L2/L3 network security devices, IDS/IPS, Full packet capture, DLP, Endpoint (AV, DLP, Endpoint Detection & Response), and infrastructure supporting SEIM (Splunk).
- Support LAN/WAN security solutions including creating and maintaining LAN/WAN security standards and design documentation
- Develop and assist with new LAN/WAN security applications and hardware as assigned.
- Ability to script in one more of the following computer languages Python, Bash, Visual Basic or Powershell
- Strong written and oral communication with the ability to communicate with team members, management and customer.
- Required Skills
• BS degree Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or related field and 1+ years of prior relevant engineering experience supporting SOC or NOC environments.
• Proficiency and experience engineering the following technologies Firewalls, VPN Solutions, Web Application Firewalls, and Content Filtering.
Advanced proficiency in the following:
• Encryption algorithms
• Secure communications
• SIEM technologies
• Embedded systems security.
• Network and data communication protocols.
• Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field such as NIST, FISMA and Common Criteria regulations and standards.
• Experience with network based IDS/IPS and full packet capture technologies along with affiliated modes of operation.
• Experience with Network Security Architecture Development.
• Experience performing gap analysis, identifying new tools and/or required upgrades based on ROI.
• Must Have One of the Following Certifications:
CISSP or one of GCWN, GISF, GSSP, GICSP, CCSP, CSSLP, SSCP, CCSNP, CCIE-Security, ECSP, MCSE-Security Expert.
• Must have a current background investigation (BI) or obtain a favorable BI before joining the program.
Active US Government Security Clearance Required.
- Optional Skills
• Ability to learn and support new systems and applications
• Redhat, Cisco or Microsoft, Security+, or Network+ certifications
• Cisco Hardware and Storage
• Expertise in Networking, Linux and Windows
• Sourcefire (snort) or RSA Security Analytics (network) experience a plus