Candidate will work with a dynamic cyber team to gather requirements and make recommendations for meeting the customer's cyber requirements. They will also determine how to best leverage COTS network security sensors to meet the strategic goals, to include the implementation of specific COTS network security sensors, depolyment, configuration, and technical administration. Some of the components currently being used are Lancope Stealthwatch, Palo Alto Firewall, EnCase Enterprise dbProtect, and Cyber Defense Watch (SOC).
Candidate must possess 2+ years of security engineering experience working in a non-management technical role to integrate COTS products. Candidate must possess a CISSP/Security + and C|EH certification and/or have a pre-registered date for when the certification test will be attempted. Candidate must be familiar with Linux/Unix environments to include both workstation and server functions and must be proficient in Microsoft Windows platforms. Active Directory experience is desired. Candidate must be familiar with security analytical/vulnerability assessments tools. Candidate will be working in a highly active environment where multiple tasks are expected to be worked simultaneous; consequently, the candidate must be able to work independently of others and be efficient with his/her time.
4+ years of hands-on experience in Network Security, Data Privacy, Risk management, Security Analysis, OR Incident Response
Clearance level: TS/SCI Mandatory CI Poly Desired
US Citizenship Required
Experience with one or more of the following Security products: Palo Alto Firewall, Juniper Firewall, Lancope Stealthwatch, EnCase Enterprise, Fidelis, ProofPoint, dbProtect, etc.
Relevant certifications such as CCSP, CCNA-Security, SANS, CISSP, C|EH, EnCE, etc.
Experienced in large scale network security design, deployment and support
Hands on experience in installing, deploying, documenting, and troubleshooting network perimeter security technologies such as firewalls, proxy servers, intrusion prevention/detection (IDS/IPS), antivirus, antimalware, anti-spam and unified threat management (UTM).
Knowledge of security compliance policy, programs, processes, and metrics
Knowledge of Cyber Security and Information Protection and Privacy
Knowledge of Internal audit and corrective action plans for information protection and security
Knowledge of network engineering concepts
Experience with leading or mentoring a team of network security practitioners
Location of Position: Fairfax, VA
Travel Required (CONUS/OCONUS): CONUS
If travel is required, how much? < 25%
Work Schedule (Shift etc.): Day Shift
8570 Requirements: Preferred
NuWave is an EOE/M/F/H/V