Systems Engineer

Phia Morrisville , NC 27560

Posted 4 days ago

OVERVIEW: phia is seeking a Systems Engineer to support the full lifecycle of planning, implementation, integration, maintenance, and support of a Threat Intelligence Platform (TIP) for a large and complex national enterprise working with a diverse set of stakeholders.

DUTIES:

  • Provide architecture and design of the TIP solution
  • Design and maintain a plan to implement the TIP solution into the customer enterprise
  • Review and update security, functionality, and operational requirements, as defined by the customer
  • Provide an Application Programming Interface (API) that exposes threat data to other systems for integration
  • Must be able to enstre the TIP is able to integrate with security sensors, including: Cisco ASAs, SourceFire, TippingPoint, Symantec, BlueCoat, and Forescout
  • Assist with creating service accounts and AD users/roles
  • Install, configure, test, troubleshoot and deploy the TIP solution
  • Research any unique or proprietary methods or technologies that may provide added value to the customer, or any challenges that may be encountered during integration into the customer environment
  • Assist with integrating TIP with Tanium and Splunk ES
  • Perform system/integration tests
  • Provide knowledge transfer to customer CISO and IT personnel
  • Provide hot fixes, patches, updates, and upgrades to system components as needed
  • Assist with training customer teams as needed
  • Work with other Team members to ensure an effective and efficient cyber incident management system for the customer
  • Organize and direct the configuration and operation of information management systems.
  • Repair and recover from hardware or software failures. Coordinate and communicate with impacted constituencies
  • Develop and maintain installation and configuration procedures
  • Perform regular file archival and purge as necessary
  • Perform periodic performance reporting to support capacity planning
  • Perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required
  • Configure CPU, memory, and disk partitions as required
  • Maintain servers, creates monitoring reports and logs, and ensure functionality of system links
  • Perform multiple tasks concurrently and respond to emergency situation effectively

Requirements

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 6+ years of related technical experience working in cyber operations engineering or architecting solutions in support of operations
  • 7+ years experience working in IT, cybersecurity, information security or similar
  • Bachelors degree in related field
  • Working knowledge of common business software (e.g. MS Office), Windows/Linux OS, and IT systems
  • Strong communications and technical writing skills
  • Possess customer service experience
  • Familiarity with Cyber Kill Chain
  • Possess basic programming (.NET, C/C++) and scripting skills (e.g. Perl, Java, or Python)
  • Operating Systems and Applications Administration experience: Installation, Configuration and Troubleshooting (Linux/Unix/OS X)
  • Network Routing, Switching, Firewalls and Infrastructure Administration experience: Installation, Configuration and Troubleshooting
  • Experience working with Tanium and Splunk ES, specifically integrating with other platforms
  • Experience with one or more of the following security sensors: Cisco ASAs, SourceFire, TippingPoint, Symantec, BlueCoat, and Forescout
  • Physical Installation Practices experience
  • Understanding of Systems and Network Administration and Network Security
  • Must be highly motivated with the ability to self-start, prioritize assignments, and work in a collaborative Agile team environment
  • DoD 8570.1-M Compliance at IAT Level I certification required.
  • U.S. Citizenship required.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 10+ years of related technical experience working in cyber operations engineering or architecting solutions in support of operations
  • Experience or familiarity with Agile development methodology.
  • Experience or familiarity with Waterfall methodology.
  • CERTIFICATIONS:
    • One or more preferred CISSP, CEH, SFCP, GCIA, ISSEP, ISSMP, GCIH, GCFA, CSLC, CISM, CCNA, CCNP, product specific certifications or training Cisco ISE/Network Admission/Access Control
  • MA/MS in computer science, information security, or a related field or equivalent experience
  • Active Secret or higher clearance

WORK SCHEDULE: TBD
WORK LOCATION: Morrisville, NC
TRAVEL: TBD- Travel to the following locations may be required: Northern Virginia, Washington, DC, Eagan, MN
TELEWORK ELIGIBILITY: Ad-Hoc
SECURITY REQUIREMENTS: Ability to obtain Public Trust or higher - Active Secret or higher preferred

Benefits

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

phia LLC ("phia") is a Northern Virginia based, 8a certified small business established in 2011 with focus in Cyber Intelligence, Cyber Security/Defense, Intrusion Analysis & Incident Response, Cyber Architecture & Capability Analysis, Cyber Policy & Strategy, Information Assurance/Security, Compliance, Certification & Accreditation, Communications Security, Traditional Security, and Facilities Security. phia also provides cyber operations support functions such as: Program and Process Management, Engineering, Development, and Systems Administration that allows for Cyber Operations to efficiently integrate our customers missions and objectives. phia supports various agencies and offices within the Department of Defense (DoD), Federal government, and private/commercial entities.

phia offers excellent benefits to enhance the work-life balance, these include the following:

Medical Insurance

Dental Insurance

Vision Insurance

Life Insurance

Short Term & Long Term Disability

401k Retirement Savings Plan with Company Match

Paid Holidays

Paid Time Off (PTO)

Tuition and Professional Development Assistance

Parking Reimbursement

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