Infrastructure Engineer /Network Security Engineer with Cloud exp (Need only locals)

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Full Time, Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp, C2H Independent, C2H W2, Long Term
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Job Description

Arthur Grand Technologies is a woman owned technology product development and consulting company.


Title of Position: Infrastructure Engineer /Network Security Engineer with Cloud exp (Need only locals)

 Location:  Arlington, VA

Duration: Long Term

Employment: Contract

Rate: $Negotiable

Key Must Have Skills, Experiences and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for promoting IT innovation through research and development and by providing assessments of new and evolving technologies, techniques, and industry best practices in IT infrastructure (e.g., hardware, software, network infrastructure, telecom, and industry best practices)
  • Experience in engaging in focused Proof Of Concepts and Prototypes for Enterprise IT environments that have  Global footprint – where candidate has leveraged one or more of  emerging tools, technologies and techniques such as use of Cloud, Big Data, Micro services and others – in innovative ways that align with the strategic goals of the enterprise
  • Monitor and track emerging tools and technologies by following industry and academia research efforts. Maintain a technology radar of promising and applicable candidates
  • For promising candidates prepare and brief required stakeholders on pros/cons of same. This will include, presentation, business cases, white papers etc.
  • Take responsibility for developing prototypes and/or proof of concept (POC) of promising and approved candidates, and brief senior executives and other related stakeholders on findings of same


With Regards to IT Infrastructure Engineering Skills:

  • IT generalist with broad experience and strong current understanding of all IT domains (Infrastructure ,Networking, Applications engineering, Security, Mobile, Cloud, Big Data and others)
  • Strong experience and considered an expert at a global enterprise scale in the design, implementation, integration and maintenance of :
  • Enterprise IT Storage solutions  including transition from traditional monolithic storage solutions to cloud-first strategies
  • Active Directory and related directory services including Single Sign-on (SSO) tools including PING Federate and ADFS
  • Microsoft Server lifecycle management and upgrade evolutions
  • System Center Configuration Manger  (SCCM)
  • Virtualization and Cloud (AWS, Azure, SaaS, IaaS, PaaS, VMware)
  • Strong experience in IT Infrastructure security engineering area
  • Ensures IT Infrastructure products and systems comply with requirements and government information assurance and cyber security standards and practices through formal verification methods.
  • Prepare assessments and cyber threat profiles of current and planned products based on sophisticated testing, research, and analysis.
  • Reviews test plans/procedures and ensure they verify/validate the security requirements.
  • Experience working with Federal Security Regulations including FISMA, FedRAMP, OMB Circular A-130, NIST, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), Special Publication Series 800 and FIPS Publications


Enterprise IT infrastructure Security and security tools such as :

  • Network system authentication and authorization (e.g., PIV, Identity Management Systems (IDMS), ForeScout, CyberArk, Sailpoint, etc)
  • Cisco Firepower IPS
  • FireEye EX and NX malware protection email and network devices
  • Host Based anti-malware tools such as FireEye HX, Palo Alto TRAPs, FirePower AMP, etc
  • NCircle (Vulnerability Scanning)
  • Tenable Nessus (Vulnerability Scanning)
  • Cenzic (Website Vulnerability scanner)
  • McaFee ePO (A/V and End Point Encryption)
  • RSA (Two Factor Authentication)
  • Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) technology using Palo Alto while incorporating Layer-7 policy sets Engage in an assessment of the USAID IT infrastructure to develop an as-is and to-be states by working with the stakeholders and factoring in gaps, strategic goals and challenges in the current environment
  • Evaluating and updating capacity and performance management processes and tools. As an example as the system moves toward more cloud-based systems, the nature and process of measurements and SOPs will need to be updated
  • Experience in conducting root cause analysis of IT Infrastructure and Network malfunctions and their remedial strategies
  • Experience with analysis of IT Service Desk Tier 2,3 incidents to determine areas of improvement and focus for user training
  • Provide technical support as IT consultant to C level executives and solution engineering teams
  • Support the timely resolution of selected Tier 3 or higher IT Infrastructure trouble tickets in the above mentioned areas
  • Enterprise Data Architectures and Data lifecycle knowledge is desirable
  • Experience with Operating Systems, Network devices (Firewalls, routers, switches) is also desirable
  • Participate in the implementation discussion of new technologies and platforms
  • Ability to manage stakeholder’s expectation on multiple high priority competing tasks
  • Assist with planning and implementing systems and network integrations
  • Document the design, and troubleshooting of technology platforms and procedures



  • MA/MS and 10+ years’ experience or BA/BS and 15+ years’ experience
  • Secret clearance is required
  • Strong experience in Software Engineering and/or IT networking and infrastructure engineering with both Waterfall and Agile, Agile/SAFe certifications is a plus
  • Experience drafting concept definition papers, analysis of alternatives, and business cases as necessary
  • Experience working with Federal Enterprise Architectures Framework (FEAF 2.0) and associated BRM and TRM is a plus


“Network security”, “Cloud”, “Network Security Engineer”, “agile”, “SAFe”

“Network security”, “Cloud”, “Network Security Engineer”, “agile”, “SAFe”

“Network security”, “Cloud”, “Network Security Engineer”, “agile”, “SAFe”

“Network security”, “Cloud”, “Network Security Engineer”, “agile”, “SAFe”

“Network security”, “Cloud”, “Network Security Engineer”, “agile”, “SAFe”

“Network security”, “Cloud”, “Network Security Engineer”, “agile”, “SAFe”

“Network security”, “Cloud”, “Network Security Engineer”, “agile”, “SAFe”

“Network security”, “Cloud”, “Network Security Engineer”, “agile”, “SAFe”


 If you are interested with the above opportunity, please send us your resume to for immediate consideration.


Arthur Grand Technologies

Dice Id : 90933350
Position Id : AGT_ITSecurity
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