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Information Security Engineer

  • Location: Raleigh, North Carolina, 27609
  • Salary: 68.67
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 27 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position:  Information Security Engineer
Location: Remote
Term: 6 Months Contract


Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
 
  • Identify applicable STIGs for each system or area
  • Assign STIGs to specific systems
  • Communicate requirements to, and request results from, STIG owners
  • Maintain percent completed for applicable STIGs
  • Track completion of POA&Ms for open STIG items
  • Aid in the hands-on application of STIGs as needed
  • Consolidate and track updated STIG results from STIG/technology owners monthly
  • Report STIG compliance to Management
  • Assist STIG-owners with completion of STIG reviews
  • Conduct STIG reviews as needed
  • Review STIG results and provide feedback to STIG-owners
  • Provide primary engineering design and configuration for data systems in line with Managed Services customer goals and requirements
  • Evaluate new technical requirements for compatibility with deployed system design
  • Evaluate new products for compatibility and applicability to the Managed Services solutions
  • Maintain current knowledge base regarding complex routing, switching
  • Monitor and analyze performance across customer networks and underlying MS Tools deployments as required for Managed Services.
  • Provide high-level technical & engineering support for network performance management configurations, troubleshooting, and service restoration along with an understanding of switching, routing as it would affect performance management.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex issues
  • Provide high-level off-hours support on a rotating basis with other engineers
  • Develop and oversee subordinate level technical methods, procedures, and assist with complex technical solution designs
  • Identify capacity and performance issues for network traffic to ensure continued, uninterrupted operation of systems
  • Maintain network monitoring applications, equipment and utilities as needed
  • Conduct testing of disaster recovery plans as it pertains to network performance management equipment to detect faults, and minimize malfunctions
  • Create and maintain network documentation and reports as required
  • Act as liaison between Managed Services and other vendors (e.g. Cisco & Solarwinds) on high-level support issues

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
 
  • 5+ years of experience in IT, networking or cybersecurity required
  • Professional certification in specific cybersecurity disciple may be required
  • Any prior government type of experience would be a plus since all government agencies use this type of work, but no government clearance is needed for this

If this sounds like the perfect fit, Apply Today!