NANA Regional Corporation Network Security Engineer in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Network Security Engineer

Description

PRIMARY FUNCTION

Qivliq Federal Group provides solutions for complex, business critical enterprise IT systems and also provides mission staffing support to our clients. Serve as a Security Engineer supporting a variety of tools for the Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT). The tools to be supported Include, but are not limited to: Intrusion Detection Systems; Security Information and Event Management (SIEM); Network Access Control (NAC); and Vulnerability Management Systems. The Security Engineer will also support Security Engineering and Security Architecture initiatives for the Customer.

ESSENTIAL 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

  • Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing to technical and non-technical audiences

  • Work with closely coordinated team during incidents

Qualifications

Security Engineer Requirements:

5 years of broad work experience including administration, engineering and security

3 years of experience in network and system design, access control and implementation

Experience with SIEMs (e.g. Splunk).

Experience with Network Access Control Tools (e.g. ForeScout CounterACT)

Windows and Linux SysAdmin experience.

Experience with IDS/IPS technology.

Desired Skills:

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

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

CISSP, SANS GIAC, Security , MCSE, or equivalent certifications are a plus

Experience assessing and hardening security configurations for operating systems, applications and services

In-depth knowledge of TCP/IP addressing and standards including network design, firewall configuration, load balancing, remote access, strong authentication, vulnerability scanning, VPN and DMZ management.

Understanding of scripting languages and technologies such as shell scripting, Perl, JavaScript, VBScript, Python or Others

Technical knowledge and experience with application security, content filtering, network protocols, access control, encryption, and 2 factor authentication technologies

Understanding of common security protocols such as kerberos, RADIUS, RSA, TACACS , SSL, TLS, SSH, IPSec, s/MIME, PKI, and SFTP

Ability to perform ethical hacking, penetration testing, and vulnerability assessments and web application security testing using various tools an provide a summary of issues and best practices.

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 or 571-353-7053. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered ona case-by-case basis.

The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance to apply to an open position using our website.

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 or 571-353-7053. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered ona case-by-case basis.The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance to apply to an open position using our website.

Please do not use the dedicated email or phone number above to inquire on the status of your job application.

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.

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: Information Technology

Primary Location: US-NM-Albuquerque

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: SYN00411