Principal Network Monitoring Systems Engineer:

With Northrop Grumman in Woodlawn MD US

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Posted on September 10, 2019

About this job

Compensation: $115k - 130k
Location options: Paid relocation
Job type: Contract
Experience level: Senior, Lead
Role: System Administrator


security, networking, cisco, cyber-ark

Job description

Principal Network Monitoring Systems Engineer 

Description of Work:
Responsibilities for this position will include:

  • Become knowledgeable on the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) technical requirements for SSA's CDM program. Understand your role in CDM activities.
  • Designs, tests, and implements state-of-the-art secure operating systems, networks, and database products, including design of high level dashboards, using data feeds from different network tools.
  • Involved in a wide range of security issues including use of Cyber Security tools, whitelisting, blacklisting activities.
  • May prepare security reports to regulatory agencies.

Basic Qualifications for a  Principal Software Developer Analyst:
Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities.

  • Bachelor's degree and 4 years of related experience, Master's degree and 2 years of related experience. An additional 4 years of applied work experience may be substituted in lieu of degree requirement.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with Forescout and Fireeye cyber security tools
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience performing security functions on network devices, appliances, and security tools
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in developing and tailoring reporting from network security tools.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience understanding of whitelisting and blacklisting using network security tools and devices
  • Must be US Citizen or US Permanent Resident (Green card holder) and Must be able to obtain and maintain a US Public Trust clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.

  • CCNA/CCNP/CISSP a plus
  • Possess CyberArk and access management experience
  • Possess knowledge of Tenible/Nessus, Sourcefire, Stealthwatch, and DBProtect knowledge.
  • Prior experience supporting the Social Security Administration or similar government agencies
  • Understanding of business processes supporting IT programs, networks, and/or cybersecurity programs
  • Understanding of technologies, networking principles, data flows, work flows, IT reporting, etc.
  • Significant understanding of network security tools
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in demonstrates the skill and ability to perform moderately complex professional tasks.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in General frequent use and application of technical standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques.

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