18 days old

Cyber Security System Engineer-Administrator

Bethesda, MD 20817
  • Job Code
    578638
  • Payrate
    $50 To $60

As the Cyber Security Systems Engineer, you will have the opportunity to design large enterprise security architectures, implement new sensor technologies, and assist in maintenance strategies. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a diverse set of stakeholders to understand threats and vulnerabilities associated with a large enterprise and develop approaches for mitigation. Members of this team are highly motivated, self-driven, and given great latitude to bring forth new ideas for managing risk.



Responsibilities



  • Provide engineering support for Splunk platform administration and other Security Operations, including deployment, operation and maintenance, and full documentation thereof
  • Plan and manage system engineering/deployment projects, to include schedule management with realistic timelines, communications management, user training, user-acceptance testing and documentation
  • Provide system administration for Security Operations
  • Contribute adequate information and documentation of team operations for leadership and other constituents


Required Qualifications:



  • BS/BA degree
  • Five or more years of related work experience


Knowledge:




    • Network technology and common protocols
    • IT system engineering methods and best demonstrated practices
    • IT system administration methods and best demonstrated practices
    • Strong knowledge of agent deployment, including scripting, deployment, and general system administration
    • Knowledge of patch management tools, such as: SCCM, or LANDesk
    • Knowledge of deployment tools, such as: Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible



Experience, Skills and Abilities:




    • At least 2 years of experience in integrating, configuring, and operating at any of the following: Splunk, intrusion detection systems, SIEM solutions, Web proxies, netflow, cyber intelligence and Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) tools, etc.
    • Strong experience with Windows and Linux administration and extensive Active Directory and Group Policy management
    • Network technology and common protocols
    • IT system engineering methods and best demonstrated practices
    • IT system administration methods and best demonstrated practices
    • Strong knowledge of agent deployment, including scripting, deployment, and general system administration
    • Knowledge of patch management tools, such as: SCCM, or LANDesk
    • Knowledge of deployment tools, such as: Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible

  • High technical ability/aptitude, demonstrated through prior technical experience and accomplishment
  • Strong critical thinking, problem solving, and organization skills
  • Strong teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent teamwork skills and ability to collaborate with a diverse team of skilled cybersecurity professionals


Preferred Qualifications:



  • Experience implementing Splunk with Enterprise Security
  • Experience deploying cyber security systems, tools, sensors and scanners
  • Experience implementing firewalls and IDS/IPS tools
  • Experience with network monitoring tools such as Nagios, Solarwinds, Manage Engine, Whatsup Gold and others
  • Experience in a Tomcat and Java environment
  • Experience in Windows and Unix Server environments
  • Experience with engineering, system administration or use of SIEM systems
  • Experience with project management
  • Experience with server and system administration
  • Experience working on a Federal contract
  • Knowledge of host and network security tools and sensors
  • One or more role-related certifications (such as Certified Splunk Enterprise Administrator, MCSE, Certified Linux Administrator, etc)


NOTE: Must be able to pass government Public Trust Clearance investigation

Categories

  • Information Technology

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