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Cyber Security Server Administrator

Bering Straits Native Corporation
Washington, Washington DC, United States
Bering Straits Native Corporation (BSNC) is a recognized leader in providing Technical and Program Management Services, Information Technology, and Logistics Services and Support. BSNC has enabled their Government and Commercial clients to achieve their organizational initiatives through the application of high quality, innovative, and cost effective professional services and solutions. We provide a positive working environment, with opportunities for advancement in our growing Federal sector workforce. We offer an excellent compensation package which includes a generous salary, insurance (medical, dental, etc.), paid leave, 401k plan and more. We are committed to the diversity we bring to the marketplace by being an EEOCAA employer (MFDV) that believes customer satisfaction comes first. JOB DESCRIPTION BSNC, is currently seeking a Cyber Security Server Engineer to serve on a project in Macon, GA at a large federal agency client site. The selected candidatersquos primary job duties will involve administering a large suite of enterprise-grade security products that are used to protect the clientrsquos network systems and sensitive data. The selected candidate will work closely with a team of fellow security engineers to ensure that the federal clientrsquos 20+ security products continue to function efficiently and effectively to protect the clientrsquos network. A candidate with some background in serversystem administration will be successful in this position. Hardcore, hands-on technical skills and knowledge are required to deploy, configure, operate, maintain, and troubleshoot the sophisticated enterprise-grade security technologies within the clientrsquos network environment. This position is ideal for junior to mid-level system administrators looking to advance their careers into the realm of cybersecurity. Security products deployed within the clientrsquos environment run on top of either Linux or Windows Server operating systems. While prior experience with the specific security products in the clientrsquos environment is not required, knowledge and familiarity with server operating systems and technologies is essential for a candidate to be successful in this position. In course of regular job duties, the selected candidate will gain exposure to many different enterprise-grade security technologies which perform critical security functions such as vulnerability scanning, malware detection, network intrusion prevention, firewall blocking, enterprise-wide incident response, and security information and event management (SIEM). Some examples of the 20+ cutting-edge security technologies that the selected candidate will work with are SentinelOne, Cylance, Palo Alto firewalls, RSA Netwitness, Carbon Black, Forescout CounterACT, and CyberArk. RESPONSIBILITIES Work on a team of security engineers to administer and maintain a subset of the clientrsquos wide variety of security tools including RSA Security AnalyticsNetWitness Splunk Enterprise Bit9 Carbon Black ForeScout CounterACT Cylance Protect SentinelOne IBM BigFix Palo Alto Firewalls CyberArk Architect and implement new security tools as they are acquired. Provide technical vulnerability identification and analysis. Assist with security incident response as required. Cross-train and learn from other staff members. Assist with implementation and maintenance of security configuration baselines. REQUIRED SKILLS CANDIDATES MUST BE LOCAL TO THE AREA TO BE CONSIDERED CANDIDATES MUST BE TO OBTAIN A CLEARANCE Basic-level understanding of common computer and networking technologies TCPIP stack Windows operating systems LinuxUnix-based operating systems Networking technologies (routing, switching, VLANs, subnets, firewalls) Common networking protocols ndash SSH, SMB, SMTP, FTPSFTP, HTTPHTTPS, DNS, etchellip Common enterprise technologies ndash Active Directory, Group Policy, VMware vSphere Excellent analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to work independently to identify errors, pinpoint root causes, and devise solutions with minimal oversight. Excellent communications skills. Ability to communicate with senior management and federal client staff ndash both technical and non-technical ndash in a clear and concise manner using proper spelling, punctuation and grammar. DESIRED SKILLS Server Administration background ndash Windows andor LinuxUnix Basic codingscripting skills ndash i.e. Power Shell, VBScript, Python, or Bash Interest in securityhacking culture. Ability to ldquothink like an attackerrdquo CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS Public Trust or the ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Accordingly, U.S. Citizenship is required.

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