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 who has experience designing, engineering, and configuring cybersecurity technologies.  The candidate will serve as a member of a diverse team of experts providing world-class operations and maintenance support demonstrating thought leadership in maintaining a variety of cybersecurity management capabilities. 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

  • Design, construct, implement, operate and maintain enterprise-class security systems for a global production environment
  • Conduct on-site and remote installation and configuration support
  • Build and maintain security focused solutions to implement automated capabilities for hardware asset management, software asset management, configuration settings management, and vulnerability management of IP addressable devices following industry standards and best practices
  • Review system security documentation in order to identify potential security weaknesses, recommend improvements to mitigate vulnerabilities, implement changes and document security relevant changes
  • Attend and participate in Change Control Board/Change Approval Board (CCB/CAB) meetings as needed; manage and communicate technology changes following stringent CCB processes
  • Installation and use of firewalls, data encryption, Security Information Event Management (SIEM) solutions and other security products and procedures
  • Develop and maintain Runbooks and Standard Operating Procedures(SOPs)
  • Align standards, frameworks and security with overall business and technology strategy
  • Maintain awareness, identify and communicate current and emerging security threats
  • Develop security architecture design elements to mitigate threats as they emerge
  • Build security monitoring dashboards and reports in support of Security Operation Center monitoring requirements
  • Establish configurations that ensure event notifications are distributed to the proper management and support staff
  • Create solutions that balance business requirements with information and cyber security requirements
  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements
  • Communication and ability to train users in implementation or conversion of systems
  • Conduct and support Root Cause Analysis (RCA) investigations as needed
  • Fully document assigned tickets to show all work performed in order to pass Service Level Requirements(SLRs)

Required Skills

  • 5+ years professional work experience with a diverse set of cybersecurity technologies and on projects similar to the size, scope, and complexity of enterprise level environments
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • Security certifications such as Security +, CISSP, CISM, or CISA
  • Self-driven with a technical aptitude to learn new technologies
  • Ability to generate success with minimal oversight and management
  • Demonstrated experience working with Splunk as a SIEM tool
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Experience developing cybersecurity solutions across a diverse and heterogeneous IT environment, including the following:

  • Demonstrated experience in security solution design using existing and emerging technologies to achieve enterprise solutions
  • Experience in security policy and emerging cybersecurity technologies
  • Expertise in anti-virus software, intrusion detection, firewalls, content filtering, and SIEM
  • Knowledge of risk assessment tools, technologies and methods
  • 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
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP and OSI Model

Desired Skills

  • Experience with ServiceNOW a plus
  • Splunk administration certification is preferred

Education Requirement

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent experience

Years of Experience Requirement

  • 5 years of overall IT or cybersecurity experience

Certification Requirement

  • Security +

Location

  • Washington, DC and remote telework

Security Clearance

  • Candidate must have an active Secret Clearance

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