7 days old

Cyber Security Systems Engineer

Bethesda, MD 20817
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  • Payrate
    $60 To $65

Currently looking for a Cyber Security System Engineer-Administrator to join a Security Operations organization on a contract with a federal government client with an important mission!

You will have the opportunity to design large enterprise architectures, implement new sensor technologies, and assist in maintenance strategies. This is an exciting opportunity to work across 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.


  • Provide engineering support for 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

Qualifications / Requirements

  • Credentials
  • 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 Splunk or FireEye
  • Experience, Skills and Abilities
  • Experience deploying cyber security systems, tools, sensors and/or scanners
  • Strong experience with Windows and Linux administration and extensive Active Directory and Group Policy management
  • 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
  • Ability to pass a public trust clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certification in information security or networking: Net+, Sec+, CISSP, SSCP, etc.
  • Experience implementing firewalls and IDS/IPS tools
  • Experience with network monitoring tools such as Nagios, Solarwinds, Manage Engine, Whatsup Gold and others
  • Experience in Windows and Unix Server environments
  • Experience with engineering, system administration or use of SIEM systems
  • Experience with Oracle database development or administration
  • Experience with Powershell
  • Experience with programming and/or scripting
  • Experience with project management
  • Experience with server and system administration
  • Experience working on a Federal contract

PLEASE NOTE: Due to contractual security clearance obligations to the US Government, this role requires US Citizenship.


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