Senior Systems Engineer

Employer
Federal Hill Consulting LLC
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
We are currently seeking to fill the position of Senior Systems Engineer. The Senior Systems Engineer plays a critical role in designing, configuring, maintaining network infrastructure, telephony, systems and software applications and solutions with a special focus on Information Security. Activities include market research, best practices study, Proof of Concept development, solution comparison matrix analysis, configuration management, system engineering and maintenance, system monitoring, trouble-shooting, change control, end-user training and assistance, desktop support, asset management, account management, content management and system documentationParticipate in technical systems design and development; project planning and administration activities.Interface and collaborate with Information Security team to validate and implement recommendations into production environment.Plan, deploy, configure and implement technologies such as Disk Encryption, Data Masking, Data Obfuscation, etc.Responsible for insuring all networks have adequate security to prevent unauthorized access.Experience in configuring firewalls, access control list (ACLs), Network IDS/IPS, Host IDS/IPS, DLP, etc.Design, develop, maintain, and fine-tune Amazon Web Services (AWS) Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) cloud environments. Be familiar with AWS networking concepts (such as AWS regions, VPC, DirectConnect, Elastic Load Balancing, DNS/Route 53, virtual firewalls & routers), Security (ACLs, Security Groups), Storage & Content Delivery concepts (Block, File, Archive, Data transport), caching, AWS tools (such Cloudwatch, CloudTrail, CloudFormation and AWS Management Console and CLI).Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience/training preferred.Over 10 years of experience in information security with Expertise using and managing firewalls, Network & Host IDS/IPS systems, Network & Host DLP, VPN, web application firewalls (WAFs), OS hardening, multi-factor authentication, encryption key management, database security controls, and network segmentation. Experience with security on Windows and RHEL Linux systems preferred.Over 10 years of experience in network engineering activities.Over 2 years of vendor management experience preferred. Company Description: Federal Hill Consulting LLC (FHC), a certified HUBZone and Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB), provides IT Staffing, Consulting and Project Solutions to the federal government, state governments, non-profit organizations, corporations and systems integrators. FHC's primary focus is implementing IT resources in the areas of Cyber Security, Development Services, Integration and Operation Services, Project and Program Management, and Data Management. FHC was built around the core values of People, Service and Commitment. We provide exceptionally skilled and qualified IT professionals. We pledge to provide first-class service beyond expectations. We are fully committed to helping our clients and employees achieve their goals. Your success is our success! Federal Hill Consulting is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disabled/Veteran. Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws.