Network Engineer

Employer
TEKsystems
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
Oct 17, 2020
Closes
Oct 28, 2020
Ref
1325507193
Hours
Full Time
A premier software, research, and consulting firm in the field of industrial-organizational psychology, develops and implements human resource solutions that incorporate the most recent advances in the behavioral sciences and adhere to the highest principles of professional practice. The team is looking for a Network Engineer that has experience supporting AWS. Key Responsibilities * "Hands-on" Network engineering and security work. Provide network and security proposals and guidance while driving infrastructure decisions in collaboration with other technical and management stakeholders, ensuring Network and Security principles are upheld and no violations of Security Policy takes place. * Work closely with management, systems operations staff, software development staff, support staff, and end-users to ensure rapid resolution of Network and Security issues (Network and Host based Firewall changes, IPsec policy changes). * Work face-to-face with multiple stakeholders interviewing, planning, or participating in a team effort to bring multiple complex projects to completion in a highly motivated, fast paced environment. * Defining and/or refining SLAs / OLAs to meet technical, operational, security and business needs. * Support team in analyzing and resolving difficult technical problems (function as 3rd tier support as appropriate). * Function as Subject Matter Expert and escalation resource as appropriate (network, server and application troubleshooting). * Keep current knowledge on Security Industry, Sarbanes Oxley, ISO, FEDRAMP, DIACAP, NIST and other standards as appropriate. * Conduct in-depth technical reviews of new and existing IT systems to identify the appropriate mitigation strategies required to bring these systems into compliance with established policy and industry guidelines. * Engage in ongoing research of emerging trends and innovative technologies * Performs other duties as needed. Role Qualifications * Must have a bachelor's degree in Network Engineering, Computer Sciences, Cyber Security, or relevant field with 5+ years of experience. * One or more of the following certifications: GSEC, GCIA, GCIH, CCNA Security, CISA, CISM, CCSP, MCSA/MCSE 2012, CCIE, CCDA, and/or CISSP. * In-depth knowledge of network, security, and privacy best practices. * In-depth knowledge of Cisco technologies, routing/switching/VoIP, and NAC systems, such as Cisco ISE, 802.1x wired/wireless, TACACS, Etc. * In-depth knowledge of Web Application Firewalls * In-depth understanding of standard protocols (ie, TCP, FTP, HTTP, DNS, DHCP, RADIUS, SNMP, and SMTP) in addition to routing protocols. * Hands on experience with forensics-based investigation of Windows and Unix based systems for detecting the root cause of network issues and Information Security incidents. Ability to develop detection and response mechanisms. * Ability to perform risk assessments and build risk mitigation plans. * Expertise on Network architecture and design (Network firewalls, Intrusion Detection Systems, Server Infrastructure, Vulnerability Scanners, Virtual Private Networking, virus protection technologies, and Log Management among others). * Expertise on LAN/WAN design and internetworking technologies. * Possess an understanding of security monitoring products across tools and platforms (Log Management analysis, Intrusion Detection analysis, Vulnerability Scanning, analysis, etc.). * Good Knowledge of Microsoft server products including Windows Server, Active Directory, CA authority and PKI, Federation, IIS and SQL Server. * Good Red Hat Enterprise and Red Hat applications knowledge * Working knowledge of systems infrastructure technologies. * Strong analytical, JR project management and technical critical thinking skills. * Passion for teamwork, career growth, and knowledge sharing. * Ability to adapt quickly to change and to influence matrix organization to conform and support network Security Policies. * Written and oral communication skills, teamwork, and organizational skills. * Strong ability to function independently or as a part of an integrated cross-functional team. * Familiarity with SDLC, ITIL, and PMP methodologies * Must be able to obtain and keep a security clearance (US Citizen) * Proven technical documentation experience. * Excellent customer service skills. * Ability to work scheduled and not scheduled maintenance windows after hours Project Overview: AWS Cloud - Moving applications to AWS. Maintain Data center as well. Need qualified team members About TEKsystems: We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company. The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 - or email accommodation@teksystems .com for other accommodation options.

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