Network Security Engineer


Columbia, SC

Industry: Government


5 - 7 years

Posted 425 days ago

  by    Jasvinder Singh

This job is no longer available.

Direct Client

Onsite Position

Phone/Skype Hire


Location: Columbia, SC

Duration: 12+ months

Rate: OPEN


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 Solarwinds, Zabbix, etc.

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

•            Vulnerability Assessment tools such as Nessus, ForeScout, etc.

•            IBM System 390/zSeries

•            Linux and Windows servers

•            Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions



·        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.

Skills Needed

·        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

Preferred Skills:

·        Prior experience in working with any eGRC systems.

·        Prior Health Information Technologyexperience.

Required Education/Certifications:

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

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

Preferred Education/Certifications:

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


$120K - $130K