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Cyber Security Engineer in Colorado Springs, CO at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/26/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We have a wonderful, long term contract opportunity for a Cyber Security Engineer with our client in Colorado Springs.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen with a DoD Secret Clearance.

Responsibilities of the Cyber Security Engineer:

  • Deliver high-availability network infrastructure support for on-site and off-site users
  • Perform network monitoring and perform testing for weaknesses/security breaches 
  • Maintain computer infrastructures on all networks
  • Design and implement network configurations
  • Troubleshoot performance issues
  • Configure security systems such as firewalls
  • Play a part in procuring new hardware and software

Requirements of the Cyber Security Engineer:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering; or, equivalent work experience
  • At least 5 years of experience as a Linux Systems or Network Administrator      
  • Experience and skill with Juniper based firewalls and switches and HP based switches
  • Expert understanding of deployed network sensor technology, VPNs, proxies, pivots, relays, load balancers, failover, etc.
  • Expert understanding of network intranets and extranet engineering/architecture
  • Ability to accurately document networks/decipher network diagrams
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, verbal and written

Keywords: Cyber Security Engineer, Linux Systems Engineer, Network Administrator, Juniper, HP Switches, VPNs, Intranet, Extranet, Network Diagrams, Clearance Job, Secret Clearance

Job ID: 316434

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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