ISYS Technologies, Inc.

  • Security Engineer Jr

    Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
    Job ID
  • Minimum Clearance Required



    Functional Responsibilities:


          ISYS Technologies is seeking a Cyber Security Engineer Jr.




    • Secret



    Job Duties:


    • Assist to support the full system engineering life-cycle, including requirements analysis, design, development, test, implementation, maintenance, integration, and documentation
    • Install, configure, monitor, and troubleshoot network security solutions and related monitoring tools including L2/L3 network security devices, IDS/IPS, Full packet capture, DLP, Endpoint (AV, DLP, Endpoint Detection & Response), and infrastructure supporting SEIM (Splunk)
    • Support LAN/WAN security solutions including creating and maintaining LAN/WAN security standards and design documentation
    • Develop and assist with new LAN/WAN security applications and hardware as assigned





    Experience Requirements:

    • BS degree Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or related field
    • 1+ years of prior relevant engineering experience supporting SOC or NOC environments
    • Ability to script in one more of the following computer languages Python, Bash, Visual Basic or Powershell
    • Strong written and oral communication with the ability to communicate with team members, management and customer
    • Knowledge and experience engineering the following technologies Firewalls, VPN Solutions, Web Application Firewalls, and Content Filtering
    • Advanced working knowledge of the following
        • Encryption algorithms, secure communications, SIEM technologies, and embedded systems security
        • Network and data communication protocols
        • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field such as NIST, FISMA and Common Criteria regulations and standards
        • Network based IDS/IPS and full packet capture technologies along with affiliated modes of operation
    • Network Security Architecture Development
    • Experience performing gap analysis, identifying new tools and/or required upgrades based on ROI
    • Must have one of the following 
      CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)
      CompTIA Security+
      GCIH – Incident Handler
      GCWN – Windows Security Administrator
      GISF – Security Fundamentals
      GSSP – Secure Software Programmer
      GICSP –Cyber Security Professional
      GSSP – Secure Software Programmer
      SEI (Software Engineering Institute)
      CCSP – Certified Cloud Security Professional
      CISSP – Certified Information Systems Security
      CSSLP – Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional
      SSCP – Systems Security Certified Practitioner
      CCNP Security
      CCIE Security
      CEH – Certified Ethical Hacker
      ENSA – EC-Council Network Security Administrator
      ECSP – EC-Council Certified Secure Programmer
      MCSE – Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (Server)
      VCA (Certified Associate)
      VCP (Certified Professional)
      VCAP (Certified Advanced Professional)
      VCIX (Implementation Expert)
      VCDX (Certified Design Expert)
      Converged Infrastructure Specialist
      Certified Implementation Engineer Specialist
      Certified Data Administrator Professional
      Certified Storage Associate
      Certified Splunk Architect
    • Recent Network Security Architecture Development.



    Desired Experience:

    • Ability to learn and support new systems and applications
    • Red Hat, Cisco or Microsoft, Security+, or Network+ certifications
    • Cisco Hardware and Storage experience
    • Expertise in Networking, Linux and Windows
    • Sourcefire (snort) or RSA Security Analytics (network) experience





    Essential Requirements:

    US Citizenship is required.


    ISYS Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected Veteran status, or disability status.


    Physical Demands:

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly sit, walk, stand and climb stairs and steps. May require walking long distance from parking to work station. Occasionally, movement that requires twisting at the neck and/or trunk more than the average person, squatting/ stooping/kneeling, reaching above the head, and forward motion will be required. The employee will continuously be required to repeat the same hand, arm, or finger motion many times. Manual and finger dexterity are essential to this position. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, depth perception and telling differences among colors. The employee must be able to communicate through speech with clients and public. Hearing requirements include conversation in both quiet and noisy environments. Lifting may require floor to waist, waist to shoulder, or shoulder to overhead movement of up to 20 pounds. This position demands tolerance for various levels of mental stress.


    ISYS Technologies is an Engineering and Information Technology Company focused on providing Services to the Federal and State Government. ISYS offers a competitive compensation program and comprehensive benefits package to our employees



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