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Senior Security Engineer - Direct Hire - Remote

  • Location: Shiloh, Virginia, 22485
  • Salary: 60.55
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 25 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position:  Senior Security Engineer
Location: Remote
Term: Direct Hire

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Analyze requirements to meet demand and performance of products, systems and/or data as it relates to Network Security
  • Perform engineering design evaluations which will include cost-effective utilization of materials
  • May design, develop, test, and implement all components, equipment, and software within the functional areas of the organization
  • Senior Security Engineers partner with System Engineers, Architects Product Managers and Project Managers to plan, implement, and support complex, technical solutions and architectures
  • Provides leadership to identify security best practices and recommendations to minimize security risks and maximize uptime and performance
  • Enhances operations and maintains reliability of systems
  • Acts as technical consultant within and outside assigned department in area of expertise
  • Promotes positive change in the company's business strategy through achievement of customer specific objectives and technological innovation of practical and profitable nature
  • Works on problems of diverse scope
  • Exercise full understanding of practices, policies, and procedures
  • Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 5+ years’ experience with firewalls, vulnerability management, SIEM and Log Management, proxy servers, DLP, IPS/IDS, VPN, PKI, multi-factor authentication
  • 5+ years of experience with network security engineering and/or analysis
  • In depth understanding of telecommunications industry
  • In depth knowledge of one or more engineering disciplines and vendor equipment
  • In depth knowledge of accepted engineering practices
  • Computer software knowledge to include Microsoft Office, Custom Planning Tools and Databases.
  • Good analytical skills: the ability to prioritize projects; good oral and written communication skills; self-starter; mission oriented and good interpersonal skills.

Even Better:

  • Fortinet experience
  • Software Defined-Wide Area Networks (SD-WAN) coupled with specialization in Secure Access Service Edge (SASE), Zero-Trust Network Access (ZTNA) technologies

If this sounds like the perfect fit, Apply Today!