Security Engineer Reston, VA
Job Description JOB DESCRIPTION
Establishes and satisfies information assurance and security
requirements based upon the analysis of user, policy, regulatory,
and resource demands.
Supports customers at the highest levels in the development and
implementation of doctrine and policies.
Applies know-how to government and commercial common user
systems, as well as to dedicated special purpose systems requiring
specialized security features and procedures.
Performs analysis, design, and development of security features
for system architectures.
Analyzes security requirements for computer systems which may
include servers, workstations, and personal computers.
Designs, develops, engineers, and implements solutions that meet
Analyzes general information assurance-related technical
problems and provides basic engineering and technical support in
solving these problems.
Evaluate that all information systems are functional and
Understand current commercial computer product vendors and how
they the design and evaluation state-of-the-art secure operating
systems, networks, and database products.
Occasionally provide security engineering and integration
services to internal customers.
Experience in networking protocols and INFOSEC security
practices. IDS/firewall monitoring and analysis.
Qualifications ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Perform analytical work using IT security technology such as
SIEM Products (Q1 Radar, Arcsight, etc}
Asses existing network topology and identify key system
Develop detailed supporting documentation regarding technical
projects (such as materials to support an architecture review
Provide recommendations on collection, processing and
distribution systems in the cyber security market
Manage customer expectation and attend all mandatory review /
regulatory discussions related to the specific project being
REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Possesses and applies expertise on multiple complex work
Exposure to at least one major industry SIEM solution (Q1 Radar,
Arcsight, Envision, Splunk, etc)
Assignments may be broad in nature, requiring originality and
innovation in determining how to accomplish tasks.
Operates with appreciable latitude in developing methodology and
presenting solutions to problems
Contributes to deliverables and performance metrics where
“Security +” certification desired (CISSP preferred)
Strong background and experience in networking (TCP/IP)
protocols, computer/network security, and system
Experience in Unix and Linux system administration desired
Background in INFOSEC operations, vulnerability assessment, and
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Unix skills is a plus
Additional Information All your information will be kept
confidential according to EEO guidelines.