Network Engineer


Columbia, SC

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 292 days ago

  by    Gagan Kapoor

This job is no longer available.

Position Title: Network Engineer

Position Number: 276619

Location: Columbia, SC

Desired Skill Set:

Cisco, HIPAA, Juniper, Network Administration

Position Description:

?Only U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. can be considered as W2 candidates.?

Position: Network Engineer - Advanced

Desired Start Date: 2/27/2018 

Duration: 12 Months 

Work Location: Columbia, SC

Job Description: 


The Office of Information Assurance is tasked with ensuring the confidentiality, integrity and availability of CLIENT systems and services. A strong candidate for this position should possess HANDS-ON experience in the following:

? Data network design and engineering

? Strong understanding of routing and switching protocols 

?Network perimeter protection technologies

Role Summary/Purpose


This is a HANDS-ON Role

? The NetworkSecurity Engineer will report to the Office of Information Assurance and operate as an experienced consultant to CLIENT leadership, business units, business partners and vendors.

Security Program Experience:

?Experience with CMS MARS-E or other FISMA Risk Management Framework (RMF) compliant programs is strongly desired and will be given the highest weight.

?Experience must include well documented success in the performance of security focused processes and procedures supportive of a secure, compliant enterprise architecture.

?Experience with development and integration of RMF tasks and artifacts into the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) is ideal.

?Experience in security as related to multi-tenant, cloud services and vendor interface management would be considered desirable for this position.

Technical Knowledge:

HANDS-ON experience with any or all of the following technologies would be considered a desirable for this position:

? Secure Network Design ? Layer 2 Security, Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS), Switching and Routing Infrastructure

?Network Monitoring expertise utilizing tools such as Solar winds, Zabbix, etc.

?Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions such QRadar, Splunk, etc.

? Vulnerability Assessment tools such as Nessus, Fore Scout, etc.

? IBM System 390/zSeries

? Linux and Windows servers

? Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions

? Cloud service and vendor integration

General Duties and Responsibilities:

? Assist (and often lead) in the design, development, implementation and/or ongoing maturation of CLIENT networksecurity and compliance solutions

? Provide HANDS-ON support of CLIENT Systems and Software 

? Participate in audit and assessment of internal agency systems as well as business partner/service provider information systems.

? Utilize Microsoft Office software suite, EGRC system, Bizagi, Atlassian and other products to document and report on information gathered during Audit and Assessment activities or other OIA efforts.

? Participate in third-party audits and/or assessments of agency and business partner systems

? Collaborate with agency leadership, business partners and other parties/stakeholders to provide recommendations for security and compliance risk mitigation efforts.


? BS degree in computer science or similar discipline is a MUST.

? CCNA Security or equivalent (networksecurity-centric) certification is required


? ISC(2), ISACA, SANS GIAC and/or other Information Security Certification.


? cloud platforms / environments No 1 Expert Currently Using 4 - 6 Years.

?Bachelor of Science Degree Yes 1 Lead Currently Using 1 - 2 Years.

? Technical Certifications No 1 Lead Currently Using 1 - 2 Years.

? HIPAA - The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 No 1 Advanced Within 1 Year 4 - 6 Years.

? Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) No 1 Lead Within 1 Year 4 - 6 Years.

?Security Information Event Management (SIEM) systems development / configuration No 1 Expert Currently Using 4 - 6 Years.

?SECURITY TOOLS ? Ability to install and use various security tools No 1 Expert Currently Using 4 - 6 Years.

? Tenable Security Center Administration No 1 Expert Currently Using 4 - 6 Years.

?Network Administration Yes 1 Lead Within 1 Year 4 - 6 Years.

?Networksecurity Yes 1 Lead Within 1 Year 4 - 6 Years.

?Experience with UNIX, Windows, Linux, Mac OS, Cisco, Juniper, web apps, databases, strong authentication, operating systems and networksecurity protocols and procedures. No 1 Expert Currently Using 4 - 6 Years.

? CCN (Cisco) Certified Yes 1 Advanced Currently Using 4 - 6 Years.

?NetworkEngineeringexperience Yes 1 Lead Within 1 Year 4 - 6 Years.

? EGRC solutions No 1 Intermediate Within 2 Years 2 - 4 Years.

? NIST Security No 1 Advanced Within 1 Year 4 - 6 Years.

? Vulnerability Scanning No 1 Expert Currently Using 4 - 6 Years.

Additional Skills:


? Strong working knowledge of FISMA, NIST, CMS MARS-E and HIPAA Security and Privacy.

? Deep technical knowledge of secure network design principles, securityarchitecture, network and system compliance tools, data protection schemes and access models.

? 5+ years of hands-on experience in network design, implementation and support


? Prior experience in working with any eGRC systems.

? Prior Health Information Technologyexperience.


Rose International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, arrest and conviction records, or any other characteristic protected by law. Positions located in San Francisco, California will be administered in accordance with the Fair Chance Ordinance.

$275K - $300K