Sr. Security Engineer

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Sirius Computer Solutions Inc
Security, System Architecture, Network Infrastructure, Network Security, Device Configuration Hardening, Patch Management, Configuration Management, SIEM, Firewalls, CheckPoint, F5, Splunk, Exabeam, Palo Alto, QRadar
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

*Open to Most US Cities with up to 60% Travel Expected*


Position Summary: 

The Senior Security Engineer is part of the integration team who delivers deployments and technology evaluations and integrations in our Technology Enablement Center for our clients. The Senior Security Engineer has experience deploying and managing a diverse set of technologies and understands network and security protocols and concepts to include the following: internet protocol routing, border gateway protocol, virtual local area network, authentication, access control, intrusion prevention and detection, endpoint platform protection, cloud access security, audit configuration, patch management, vulnerability management and asset management. 


The Senior Security Engineer works with internet protocol security, transport later security, public key infrastructure, network security, network correlation tools and virtualization environments such as vSphere. The Senior Security Engineer translates our clients’ operational requirements into technical solutions. Responsibilities include configuration and architecture assessments, lab building for technology evaluations and deployment of security solutions. The Senior Security Engineer provides expertise in support of the sales team in the sales process and provide information on security consulting services to clients. 


Primary Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Facilitate architecture, design, and deployment of security solutions with emphasis on network security, endpoint protection platform and cloud access.
  • Develop test plan and identify testing requirements, scenarios, methodologies, and configurations as part of technology evaluations and integrations.
  • Deploy infrastructure and security solutions in support of technology evaluations and client implementations.
  • Perform testing and document results outlining functional outcomes of testing in an objective and neutral manner. Consider strengths and cautions of given solutions which may include items such as operational considerations, architecture, end user experience or support of specific requirements.
  • Assist in the development of plans and timelines.
  • Provide clients with consulting services during a contracted engagement. Work within area(s) of expertise (e.g., architecture and design, product deployment, etc.).
  • Understand and identify business processes specific to client's environment and execute appropriate risk management practices. Make recommendations for improvement of processes and controls.
  • Create and present clients with reports detailing methodology, findings, recommendations, and remediation activities to increase security within the target environments.
  • Assist the sales team with technical and security expertise in support of business development activities. Participate in sales calls, help scope projects, and provide effort estimates.
  • Comply with all-time compliance and time entry guidelines.
  • Meet billable utilization targets.
  • Training/Certifications - Engage in professional development, including obtaining industry related certifications as directed by management, to maintain continued growth in professional skills and knowledge.
  • Administrative Overhead – Respond to email and phone calls and complete time cards, expense reports, and status reports in a timely manner as required.
  • Perform other duties as necessary.


Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Information Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field
  • At least five (5) years’ Information Technology work experience to include the following:

-Experience architecting, designing, and deploying security solutions for enterprise environments and working with enterprise security solution sets

-Experience with deploying and managing diverse set of security technologies

  • Demonstrated technical understanding of system architecture and design, operating systems, network infrastructure, device configuration hardening, and patch and configuration management


Other Position Requirements

  • Proven ability to think creatively when dealing with complex situations
  • Demonstrated ability to convey complex, technical information clients can understand
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal oversight
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and timelines
  • Demonstrated ability to perform technical skills/knowledge transfer to clients
  • Demonstrated ability to lead junior consulting professionals
  • Knowledge of emerging security technologies, software, and methodologies


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Experience with Palo Alto, Check Point, and/or F5
  • Experience with Exabeam, QRadar, or Splunk
  • Experience with Symantec 


Data Privacy and Security: 

  • All Sirius employees are responsible to safeguard the information and information systems that they use or handle in the execution of their duties. Employees are obligated to know and perform their duties in accordance with Sirius policies, standards, and procedures related to security and report security violations to the appropriate Sirius authority. 
  • Participate at hire and annually in the Information Security Awareness training as well as other required training identified by the Human Resources department. Other data privacy and data security related regulatory training may be required based on your role or assignment. 


Essential Functions:

The position is part of a 7 day per week, 24 hour per day managed services operations. To provide the required coverage, must be willing to work weekends, holidays, and overtime. 


The above primary duties, responsibilities, and position requirements are not all inclusive.  

Sirius is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. As a government contractor, Sirius takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans; maintains a drug-free workplace; and participates in E-Verify.

Company Information

Join the Brightest Minds in the Business. Love your work. Build experiences and solutions that matter.

As a nationally recognized IT solutions provider with over three decades of success, Sirius is known for cultivating the best talent, providing a positive work environment, and offering a compensation and benefits package designed to help our employees thrive both personally and professionally.

We hire passionate, talented team members to design, deliver, and maintain solutions across IT Security, IT Strategy, Cloud, Data, Digital Transformation, and Managed Services. As a Sirius employee, you will:
• Affect business outcomes at the world’s largest organizations, while being a valued member of our smaller community of thought leaders and innovative problem-solvers
• Grow your expertise and capabilities through our commitment to professional development
• Achieve a work and life balance that fits your personal and professional goals
• Collaborate as part of an entrepreneurial team that values creativity, quality, and is always looking around the corner at what comes next

Sirius Core Values

Sirius was built on a foundation of core values that reminds us that our success is measured by our clients, valued partners, our employees, and the communities where we live. We live these core values every day - in the way we work with our clients, our partners, and each other.
• Respect for the individual
• High client satisfaction
• Excellence in everything we do
• True partnerships with our suppliers and partners
• Sound economics in all we do
• Community service

If you’re ready to work with the Brightest Minds in the Business, contact us today.

Sirius is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. As a government contractor, Sirius takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans; maintains a drug-free workplace; and participates in E-Verify.

Dice Id : SCSITX
Position Id : SENIO04581
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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