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 ForeScout Implementation Engineer who has experience designing and implementing ForeScout for purposes of visibility and profiling of 100% of IP addressable devices in the federal market. This is a unique opportunity to shape the growth, development and culture of an exciting and emerging company in the cybersecurity market.

The ForeScout Implementation Engineeris responsible for implementing, integrating, and engineering ForeScout Counteract to provide visibility into 100% of all IP addressable devices at each of the 9 DEFEND E agencies. Will serve as a member of a diverse team of experts providing world-class engineering support demonstrating thought leadership resulting in new technical capabilities and approaches.  The candidate will be responsible for designing the architecture and network placement for ForeScout appliances, enterprise managers, and the deployment of Agents. The ForeScout Implementation Engineerwill need to be familiar with the methodologies and tools used for CDM capabilities such as ForeScout, McAfee, TripWire IP360, Tenable Nessus, RSA Archer, CyberArk, SailPoint, and Splunk. The candidate will also work closely with the CDM solution architects, testers, training teams and the agencies themselves to ensure a successful design and implementation of new capabilities.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Design and engineer ForeScout based solutions across 9 different Departments and Agencies
  • Provide Tier 3 escalation of technical support for all ForeScout issues
  • Provide support in the capture of ForeScout data elements from database queries to enable HWAM information to be presented to the Dashboard
  • Work closely with integration and dashboard teams to engineer ForeScout to provide appropriate data elements and coverage across the infrastructure
  • Build custom fields for normalizing data and tagging asset information for things like FISMA containers
  • Provide guidance and direction to Government customers using best practice software deployment strategies using existing tools like SCCM
  • Balance ForeScout performance and data burdens with both endpoint platform performance and network performance
  • Act as an escalation point for ForeScout product issues from either Government or internal customers
  • Create technical documents, drawings, how-to guides and other deliverables
  • Adhere to security best practices and comply with government standards
  • Analyze mission requirements and make recommendations
  • Communicate and present recommendations to senior engineers or managers in written and oral format
  • Maintain knowledge of security regulations, best practices, countermeasures, compliance standards, and current threats
  • Assist in the design and build out of the CDM laboratory for DEV, TEST and pre-PROD environments for each of the agencies

Required Skills

  • Prior experience, preferably 3+ years on a Cyber security project using visibility and profiling tools such as ForeScout
  • Experience balancing the demands of multiple clients simultaneously
  • Exceptional customer focus and bias for action
  • Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects in a fast-moving environment
  • Experience managing personnel and/or leading teams of subordinates

Desired Skills

  • Prior CDM experience preferred, but not required

Education Requirement

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

Years of Experience Requirement

  • 5 years of overall IT or Cyber experience 

Certification Requirement

  • CISSP Certification preferred, but not required
  • ForeScout product certifications preferred, but not required

Location

  • Reston, Virginia

Security Clearance

  • Candidate is required to obtain a Public Trust Clearance

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