NANA Regional Corporation Security Administrator in Reston, Virginia

Security Administrator

Description

Qivliq Federal Group provides business management, policy support, and technology engineering services to federal civilian and Department of Defense clients. Our mission is to leverage our advanced IT capabilities to deliver difference-making solutions for our customers in the public sector.

Summary

Qivliq Federal Group is looking to hire a security administrator to join our team supporting one of our current government customers.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and balance conflicting demands

  • Strong sense of professionalism, integrity and ethics

  • Ability to combine technical skills with an understanding of business needs to successfully protect assets

  • Experience assessing and hardening security configurations for operating systems, applications and services IDS, IPS, SIEM content management, policy tuning and signature development Ad-hoc scripting supporting process automation and data analysis

  • New system integration and coordination with engineering

  • Resource utilization analysis and performance tuning of IDS & SIEM servers & applications

  • Experience with virtualization technologies

  • Experience in the deployment, operation, maintenance, upgrading and troubleshooting/repair of cyber defense systems to include but not limited to: network components, servers, analyst workstations, CND associated hardware and software

Qualifications

Required:

  • Five plus (5 ) years of broad work experience including administration, engineering and security

  • Three plus (3 ) years of experience in security technology administration

  • CISSP, SANS GIAC, security , MCSE or equivalent certifications a plus

  • Proven ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing to technical and non-technical audiences

  • Administration of Network Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (NIDS & NIPS)

  • Administration of Host Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (HIDS & HIPS)

  • Administration of Network Access Control (NAC) Systems such as ForeScout CounterAct Administration of/and deployment of Security Information Event Management Systems (SIEM), such as Splunk

  • Must be able to obtain government security clearance, US citizenship is required

  • High school diploma or equivalent

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job-assist@akima.com .

In order for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, please apply on line. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying online unless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistance with the online application.

Job: Engineering/Design

Primary Location: US-VA-Reston

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: QIV00514