Sr. Cyber Engineer

Forcepoint   •  

Herndon, VA

Industry: Information Services

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Not Specified years

Posted 429 days ago

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Job Description

Forcepoint is seeking a qualified full-time professional services engineer to facilitate installation, configuration, integration and training of our commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) cyber products. This individual must be highly motivated, have great interpersonal skills, and be technically proficient, especially with Linux administration and networking. The successful candidate will be offered specialized training to support our technologies and is expected to become proficient in all aspects of complex software solution deployment. Additionally, the professional services engineer will provide training, troubleshooting, and on-site/remote support to customers. This position requires up to 75% travel domestic and international as needed to meet customer and project requirements.     Essential Functions

  • Lead installation, configuration, integration and training efforts for Forcepoint commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) cyber products
  • Provide training, troubleshooting, and on-site support to customers including version upgrades.
  • Prepare technical documentation to include as-built design, requirements, and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Provide technical briefings to customer leadership and Forcepoint corporate leadership as required
  • Lead complex troubleshooting efforts and on-site/remote support
  • Coordinate tasks and activities with various groups within Forcepoint, the government or partners.

Education, Experience, and Skills

  • 8+ years demonstrated experience in cyber security to include practices/methodologies, associated technologies, application design and development and/or experience in an operational environment
  • Security COTS integration (Web Proxy, Email Gateway, Next Generation Firewall
  • Must possess strong verbal and technical written communication skills
  • Intermediate to advanced networking administration knowledge (TCP/IP, firewalls, web and email gateways, routers, etc.)
  • Intermediate Linux/Unix and Windows administration knowledge
  • Fundamentals of programming logic (e.g. scripting)
  • Experience with cyber security engineering projects and programs for U.S. Government and/or commercial clients
  • Strong understanding of security design and architecture, Active Directory/LDAP, and computer virtualization
  • Must be able to coordinate collaboratively across traditional engineering disciplines, with management and with customers 
  • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving installation or application errors
  • Experience with supporting/addressing customer training objectives
  • Must be a US Citizen in possession of a valid U.S. Passport
  • BS Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Security or equivalent work experience
  • Desired Certifications: SANS GSEC, CISSP, Security+
  • Work Location: Richardson, TX or Austin, TX, or Herndon, VA --- will consider other remote cities througout US with easy access to major airport