ShorePoint is a cybersecurity services firm with a focus on high-profile, high-threat private and public-sector customers who demand experience and proven security models to protect their data. We are seeking a Security Engineer (Advanced) who has expert-level knowledge in the following tools: Firewall; Web Control; Adaptive Threat Protection; Data Loss Prevention; Solid core Deployment and tuning (application control, change control, integrity monitor); Rogue System Detection (RSD) deployment, exemptions, and issues; Troubleshooting Policy Auditor Tuning User role creation and tuning. This is a unique opportunity to shape the growth, development and culture of an exciting and emerging company in the cybersecurity market.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Assist in developing strategies to adopt to Customer’s infrastructure and architecture
  • Conduct On-site installation and configuration support
  • Assist the Customer in installing products, deployment of the products and configuration of the products
  • Assist in product performance tuning to optimize product response time and operation
  • Conduct Knowledge Transfer 
  • Perform as the expert in Firewall; Web Control; Adaptive Threat Protection; Data Loss Prevention; Solid core Deployment and tuning (application control, change control, integrity monitor); Rogue System Detection (RSD) deployment, exemptions, and issues; Troubleshooting Policy Auditor Tuning User role creation and tuning.
  • Perform research and assess the impacts of system modifications and technological advances on the system’s security
  • Develop strategies to respond to and recover from a security breach
  • Develop or implement open-source/third-party tools to assist in detection, prevention and analysis of security threats
  • Implement protections
  • Installation and use of firewalls, data encryption and other security products and procedures

Required Skills

Technical skills include:

  • Expertise in Firewall; Web Control; Adaptive Threat Protection; Data Loss Prevention; Solid core Deployment and tuning (application control, change control, integrity monitor); Rogue System Detection (RSD) deployment, exemptions, and issues; Troubleshooting Policy Auditor Tuning User role creation and tuning
  • Expertise in designing secure networks, systems and application architectures
  • Planning, researching and developing security policies, standards and procedures
  • System administration, supporting multiple platforms and applications

 General skills include:

  • The ability to multi-task
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Strong organizational skills
  • The ability to thrive in fast-paced, high-stress situations
  • The ability to communicate network security issues to peers and management

Desired Skills

  • Expertise with mobile code, malicious code, and anti-virus software
  • Endpoint security solutions, including file integrity monitoring and data loss prevention
  • Cloud (AWS, Azure, etc.) platform as a service (PaaS) security
  • Automating security testing tools 

Education Requirement

  • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other Engineering or Technical Discipline

Years of Experience Requirement

  • 5+ years of information security experience with a focus on network, application and architecture
  • Specific Information Security related experience including Firewalls; Web Control; Adaptive Threat Protection; Data Loss Prevention; Solid core Deployment and tuning (application control, change control, integrity monitor); Rogue System Detection (RSD) deployment, exemptions, and issues; Troubleshooting Policy Auditor Tuning User role creation and tuning
  • In-depth knowledge of mapping business requirements to technology and ability to identify security gaps at the architecture level
  • Knowledge of common security vulnerabilities such as: XSS/CSRF, SQL Injection, Buffer Overflow, and DoS attacks
  • Knowledge of the HTTP protocol, including analyzing the request/response

Certification Requirement

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information System Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) or other equivalent certifications preferred

Location

  • Arlington, Virginia

Security Clearance

  • Top Secret/SCI
  • Current DHS EOD preferred

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