Sales Engineer-Cybersecurity

Employer
DLT Solutions
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Function
Engineer, Sales
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
This position is responsible for providing technical guidance and direction related to cybersecurity. This position will require understanding of the various aspects of of the cybersecurity framework. In this role, the engineer will make assessments of customers' current environment, suggest strategies, and maintain knowledge of DLT's vendor partners and cybersecurity technology market.- Keep abreast of cybersecurity priorities and requirements within government organizations- Provide subject matter expertise in cybersecurity- Maintain strong technical skills- Assist the sales teams with pre-sales engineering activities to include: - Requirements analysis - Technology demonstrations - Proof of Concepts - Customer briefings- Design cybersecurity requirements, tailored to specific customer requirements- Provide customers with timely and accurate information via briefings, blogs, articles, public speaking, and other forms of media- Assist customers with cybersecuity solutions sets that encompass ITSEC best practicesKnowledge and Experience - 5 years of experience in cybersecurity. (Manufacturer or reseller engineering experience preferred.)- Experience developing for desktop and/or mobile computing platforms- Knowledge of cybersecurity technologies and the use of cybersecurity resources- In-depth knowledge of UNIX, Linux and/or Windows Operating Systems- Experience with LDAP and/or Active Directory- Experience or exposure to work in Federal IT systems (Civ and/or DoD)- Basic working knowledge of virtualization and cloud technologies- Basic knowledge of big data and analytics platforms and concepts (Hadoop, MapReduce)- Working knowledge of standard cybersecurity or cybersecurity-related tools such as Nessus, nmap, Zap, Wireshark, Burp Suite, etc.)- Knowledge of and experience with Federal cybersecurity programs, laws, regulations, and standards, such as: - NIST 800-53 - FIPS 140-2 - DIACAP/DIARMF - FedRAMP, FedRAMP+ - DHS CDM - FISMA- Technically oriented Bachelor's degree (Computer Science, Engineering, etc) or equivalent experience- Cybersecurity related certifications, CISSP, preferred (Optional) Skills and Abilities - Abilty to work directly with customers to analyze requirements- Must possess superior customer service skills- Strong negotiation and conflict management skills- Excellent written and verbal skills EOE DLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer and treats all employees and applicants for employment without unlawful discrimination as to race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or citizenship status in all employment decisions, including but not limited to recruitment hiring, compensation, training and apprenticeship, promotion, upgrading, demotion, downgrading, transfer, lay-off and termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment.