Cyber Security Tools Specialist

Security, Project, Database, TCP, IP, Router
Contract W2, C2H W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, C2H Independent, C2H Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


We are seeking an experienced Cyber Security Tools Specialist for a Department of Defense Project located in Springfield, VA. This DoD program secures and protects its information networks by deploying Joint Regional Security Stacks (JRSS) which are a suite of equipment that performs firewall functions, intrusion detection and prevention, enterprise management, Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF), and provides a host of network security capabilities.

As a Cyber Security Tools Specialist, you will be responsible for supporting configuration, implementation, configuration, and ongoing performance enhancement work for CND tools, including: ArcSight, Tipping Point, Fidelis, SourceFire, Fidelis, and Niksun devices installed in the JRSS environment. You should have some experience with some of the tools and a general understanding of most.

Per our Federal Government Contract, candidates must have an active Secret Clearance.


  • Install and configure CND tools
  • Integrate the tool for enterprise data collection to include capacity monitoring
  • Configure the tools to work with Syslog, File and Database collection of events
  • Create and edit content to both monitor and alert on security incidents
  • Provide assistance to both internal and external Customer issues and supporting tickets
  • Monitor the tool's health and performance
  • Tune system parameters to enhance/improve system performance
  • Provide Tier 2/3 troubleshooting for tool issues, either within the tool or as part of an integrated team of professionals addressing larger issues
  • Assist other JRSS teams that perform life cycle O&M on the tools


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience/combined education PLUS 4+ years of experience and knowledge of the following:
    • TCP/IP communications
    • Router and firewall functionality on a network
    • MS Office tool suite
  • DoD 8570 IAT2 certification is required
  • Significant experience with one or more of the CND tools in the JRSS cyber suite:
    • Fidelis DLP and MDE
    • Tipping Point
    • SourceFire
    • ArcSight
    • Gigamon
    • Opswat
    • Inquest
    • Bivio/Argus/Bro
    • ELK tools
  • Per our Federal Government Contract, candidates must have an active Secret Clearance

4 Reasons to Join The Squires Group, Inc.:
1. Our Commitment to You - We offer competitive pay, multi-year projects, and a list of exciting clients.
2. Work-Life Balance - We work hard, we work smart and have quality time for family and "life."
3. Golden Rule - We treat our consultants the way we want to be treated: with integrity, professionalism, and trust.
4. We Care About You - We help you meet your career goals and continuously support your efforts in the field.

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The Squires Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Dice Id : 10115109
Position Id : 2019-9628
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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