Network Security Engineer

Location: Reston, Virginia
Date Posted: 07-30-2018
Position Title: Network Security Engineer
Location: Reston, VA and Washington, DC
Security Clearance Type: Secret Clearance
Work Status: US Citizen
Position Status: Direct Hire
Compensation: DOE
Position Description:
We are looking to grow our security team to support the prevention and detection of cyber-attacks for federal and commercial enterprise clients as well as meet your individual career goals. You will integrate threat intelligence capabilities into new and existing client enterprises and design IT security solutions based on client requirements. We value creative, strategic thinkers with demonstrated interest and skills in cyber security.
Who you are:
  • You are a US Citizen and are able to be clearable to the TS level
  • You are passionate and curious about technology
  • You keep on top of changes in security products and breaches
  • You are committed to work with a like-minded team to learn and grow in your field of expertise
  • You have an eye for details and consistency
  • You have strong communication skills (listening, verbal, and written)
  • You have a strong interest in cyber security and IT infrastructure performance
  • You enjoy interacting with clients to satisfy their goals and objectives
  • You are a hobbyist and have a really cool lab environment setup in your basement
We are looking for a team member with the following skills/experience:
  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a related field
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in network security
  • Minimum 3 years of IT network engineering support experience (Tier II, Tier III, network infrastructure implementation and maintenance)
  • Strong understanding of networking technologies (routing protocols, switching, TCP/IP)
  • Strong understanding of networking protocols and principles
  • Experience with different platform technologies (Windows, Linux, VMware, MacOS)
  • Expertise with security technologies (IDS, IPS, FW, AV, Proxies, DLP, PKI, SSL/TLS, SSL visibility, VPN)
  • Experience integrating and managing security products (e.g., Fireeye, ArcSight, PaloAlto, Blue Coat SWG, Vontu DLP, Snort, ELK, Splunk, and Netwitness)
  • Solid experience with scripting (to automate analysis tasks)
If you have any of the following, it would be a bonus:
  • Active US Secret or Top Secret clearance
  • Strong programming skills in Python
  • Familiarity with enterprise management and performance engineering concepts
  • Ability to use Ethernet traffic analysis tools (TAPs, traffic brokers, etc.)
  • Awareness and experience with Continuous Monitoring and Diagnostics (CDM)
  • Network+, CCNA, CCNP Certification
About Seneca Resources:
Seneca Resources is client driven provider of strategic Information Technology consulting services and Workforce Solutions to government and industry.  Seneca Resources is a leading IT services provider with offices in Reston, Virginia, Alabama and Columbia, Maryland that service clients throughout the United States.  The key to our success lies within our strong corporate culture which drives our business.  We challenge our staff through engaging work, and we reward our staff through competitive compensation, extensive professional training, and excellent opportunities for career advancement.  In turn, we look for only the best and brightest to join our team.We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.

this job portal is powered by CATS