Sr. Security Engineer - 3027

MSI is seeking a Sr. Security Engineer to support a Top Government Integrator in Washington, D.C. 


Description

  • Perform technical duties in support of the House information systems security program.
  • Participate in the selection, evaluation, implementation, and management of production security systems such as firewalls, enterprise antivirus, intrusion detection, remote access, engineering of servers, feeds, application protection, and encryption.
  • This will include system development lifecycle tasks, such as testing, patching and upgrades.
  • Provide technical support to respond to security requests from Members, Committees, and Support Offices.
  • Provide technical support for responding to and implementing Office of Inspector General recommendations.
  • Provide technical support to respond to security engineering needs and systems support of firewall, network protection systems, malware detection, and other security systems.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of security policies, and procedures.
  • Provide 24/7 coverage of security functions.
  • Travel to external sites if needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned in support of security functions

Required Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or at least seven years of work experience.
  • Personnel must be able to work additional hours if necessary.
  • Minimum Clearance: SECRET
  • Demonstrated a strong ability to communicate security concepts effectively, both orally and in writing, with senior staff, system owners, and technical and non-technical users.
  • Solid understanding of current technology trends, security best practices, and cybersecurity threats.
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues and work with engineers/vendors to resolve issues with security tools.
  • Self-starter with a willingness to learn about a variety of security concepts
  • Strong customer service orientation with the ability to build effective relationships and work collaboratively within all levels of the organization, to include colleagues, users, contractor and vendors.
  • Strong attention to detail coupled with excellent organization and follow up skills.
  • Ability to function efficiently and effectively in a high pressure environment with changing priorities. 

 

MSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.