Endpoint Protection Engineer

Endpoint, Bit9, Cylance, FireEye, Security Engineer
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Valiant Solutions is seeking a Sr. Endpoint Protection Engineer to join our growing team supporting a large Government client. Valiant Solutions is a rapidly growing Cybersecurity company that cares about its employees- we've been named one of the Best Places to Work in the DC area FIVE years in a row!

This is your opportunity to join a busy Network Security Engineering team delivering cutting-edge solutions to a fantastic Government client building a solid foundation of endpoint security to our client s approach to Security Engineering. You will have the opportunity to work with a wide variety of endpoint and network-based security tools deployed on-prem and in the cloud. This diverse team is responsible to securing a large infrastructure on both operational and project-based assignments. We are seeking a motivated individual as this team in constantly evolving and currently implementing cloud security solutions in AWS.

If you re a go-getter who s passionate about Security and want to work with a team who are working developing and managing leading solutions, this may be the perfect opportunity for you!

This position can be located in Washington DC, Fort Worth TX, or Kansas City MO, and allows for a 60% - 80% telecommute benefit. Remote work necessitates a high-level trust in our employees. To ensure that employee performance does not suffer in a remote work environment, all employees who telecommute are expected to have a quiet and distraction-free workspace with adequate internet, dedicate their full attention to their job duties during working hours, and maintain a schedule during normal business hours that overlaps with those of their coworkers and Valiant's

Must have experience:

  • 6+ years experience with Endpoint protection System. The successful candidate will have proven experience configuration and administration of Carbon Black Protection (Bit9) / FireEye HX or Cylance Protect (AV). The candidate must be able to explain how they have implemented and advanced these tools with in an organization. This is not just an operations position, the successful candidate will be responsible for making improvements
  • 6+ years experience with systems administration: The successful candidate must have experience with Windows and Linux/UNIX server operating systems administration. You must have Strong command line experience with Linux or UNIX including configuration, security hardening, patching and package upgrades and must have in-depth experience on IDS tool like Security Onion , OSSEC.
  • US Authorization and the ability to pass a Federal background check

Desirable experience:

  • Experience with Cisco ASA Firewalls ,Palo Alto Firewalls
  • Experience with DNS (Bind) administration
  • Scripting experience with PowerShell, bash, or Python
  • Experience with Amazon Cloud (AWS)

Responsibilities Include:

  • IDS/IPS Engineering: Installation/Configuration and tuning IDS/IPS signatures, create and amend policies
  • Administer applications running on Linux and UNIX systems in virtualized and cloud environments
  • Designing and implementing endpoint security solutions in cloud and on-premise data centers
  • SIEM: monitor events and trends using Kibana
  • Provide support for internal and external customers in a large enterprise environment
  • Troubleshoot a range of IT security and connectivity issues
  • Support other team members in troubleshooting and project efforts
  • Manage hardware and software inventories
  • Works with remote teams to install, maintain and troubleshoot security hardware
  • Ensure customers receive top of the line support in a polite and courteous manner
  • Keep detailed records of customer interaction and problem resolution in a ticketing system
  • Develop standard operating procedure and network topology documentation
  • Provide on-call and afterhours support as required.

About Valiant Solutions:

Valiant Solutions is a security-focused IT solutions provider with both public and private sector clients nationwide. Named one of the fastest growing privately held companies by Inc. 5000, Washington Technology s Fast 50, and Washington Business Journal s Best Places to Work in the D.C. area, Valiant Solutions prides itself on providing its employees with great benefits and career development opportunities. As a company, we are just as committed to growing careers as we are to building world-class IT solutions, all while enjoying an unparalleled work-life balance. We are in a phase of tremendous growth and building the team that will take us to the next level. We seek people whose talents and accomplishments will contribute to a thriving company, who have the character to support their capacity, and can make a positive impact on our culture. Alongside our talented team, you ll learn to think quickly on your feet and expand your own personal and professional skillset. Our management team will inspire you to consider new perspectives and challenge you to become a better practitioner in the fast-paced industry of IT security. We hire people we respect and we trust them to deliver results leveraging their expertise. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment as part of a stellar team of professionals, then we invite you to apply online today.

Benefits Snapshot (includes, but not limited to):

Valiant pays 99% of the Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage for FTE

Valiant contributes 25% towards Health Coverage for Family and Dependents

100% Paid Short Term Disability and Life Insurance Policy for FTE

100% Paid Certifications

401K Matching up to 4%

Paid Time On 40 hours to pursue innovation

Valiant University Online Education and Training Portal

Reimbursement for Public Transit and Parking

FSA programs for: Medical Costs, Dependent Care, Transit, and Parking

Referral Bonuses

Dice Id : 10119134
Position Id : HMC EPE
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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