Operational Engineer

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Apex Systems
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Full Time

Job Description

Apex Systems is looking for an Operational Engineer for one of our largest IT clients! For immediate consideration, please submit your most updated resume.

JOB TITLE: Operational Engineer primarily working directly with the Carbon Black EDR solution
LOCATION: Remote - based in the United States

We are seeking a Sr. Advisor to join our Federal Cybersecurity team managing a Carbon Black on-prem EDR solution. The Sr. Advisor will join Dell's Security & Resiliency Office with the responsibility to support Dell's Global Chief Security Officer in all matters of organizational management and execution. The ideal candidate will be adaptable and fast-moving, with the ability to independently lead projects in addition to being responsible for daily activities that ensure the overall health of the organization from an administrative and staff management perspective.

The Sr. Advisor serves as an operational engineer primarily working directly with the Carbon Black EDR solution in addition to other Federal Cybersecurity applications. The Sr. Advisor ensures all system components are maintained, updated, monitored, accessible, and available according to Federal Cybersecurity standards; while partnering with other engineers in the evaluation, testing, and implementation of diverse solutions.
• Supervises maintenance of the Carbon Black applications and environment
• Works across the various IT teams and business units and coordinates resources to effectively perform maintenance and response tasks
• Successfully executes upgrades, enhancements and requests
• Presents incident response reports and lessons learned to management
• Identifies and recommends process improvements
• Provides security control enhancement recommendations based on regulatory and best practice procedures
• Communicates and builds effective relationships with people at all levels
• Manages and drives to closure all Audit issues to the Incident Response and Management process
• Communicates and educates information security risks to end-users
• Designs and coordinates cohesive plans to enhance and upgrade the suitability of the Carbon Black environments
• Reviews, analyzes and resolves difficult and complex information security problems
• Develops new approaches and techniques for use by others
• Documents and communicates findings
• Creates, updates, and maintains internal architecture diagrams and security baselines
• Monitors the environment for failures and takes corrective action
• Attends internal and vendor training as required

Essential Requirements:
• Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Information Security or related major; or equivalent professional experience in a similar role
• 6+ recent years of experience with Carbon Black EDR (implementing, monitoring, and configuring)
• 6+ recent years of direct experience in the field of cybersecurity
• Experience with endpoint deployments
• Experience with Splunk integration
• Ability to cross train in other Federal Cybersecurity technologies (RSA NetWitness/McAfee/Bitlocker)
• Good understanding of networking fundamentals e.g. TCP/IP, DNS, SSL
• Strong understanding of IT and Cybersecurity technologies
• Experience with security processes and documentation
• U.S. Citizen who will be working in the Dell Federal environment, must go through a vetting process

Desirable Requirements:
Industry certifications relevant to the role such as: CISSP, CISM, or Security+
RSA Archer® Certified Professional or RSA NetWitness® Logs & Network Certified Administrator a plus
McAfee ePO administration a plus
Bitlocker administration a plus
Knowledge and understanding of Federal compliance requirements, including DFARS ITAR, NIST 800-171, and CMMC Level 3

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or

Company Information

Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions. We provide a continuum of service from workforce mobilization and modern enterprise solutions to digital innovation to drive better results and bring more value to our clients. Apex transforms our customers with modern enterprise solutions tailored to the industries we serve. Apex has a presence in over 70 markets across US, Canada and Mexico. Apex is a segment of ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN)

Dice Id : apexsan
Position Id : BHJOB2374_1132265
Originally Posted : 4 months ago

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