SecOps Engineer in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/31/2019

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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a SecOps Engineer with our industry-leading client in Washington.

Due to client requirement, applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the SecOps Engineer:

  • Provide daily operational support for Microsoft Windows operating systems and applications
  • Review problems and ensure resolutions are implemented
  • Monitor application and operating system performance and analyze and document problems
  • Monitor security feeds and dashboards in support of Continuous Monitoring activities
  • Monitor various Internet and open source information feeds for emerging vulnerabilities
  • Conduct vulnerability scans, interpret results and work with the Security Operations staff to find the appropriate remediation
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive documentation for multiple environments
  • Participate in capacity planning, performance discussions, and assist in the development and execution of disaster recovery exercises

Requirements of the SecOps Engineer:

  • Master’s degree and at least 11 years of progressive IT experience or equivalent experience
  • At least 4 years supporting Windows/Linux servers
  • Experience supporting Microsoft Windows server 2012 R2 and/or 2016 in an enterprise environment
  • Knowledge of general management and auditing techniques for identifying problems and implementing plans
  • Software and hardware troubleshooting and remediation skills
  • Excellent customer support, multi tasking, and communication skills 
  • Experience automating processes using PowerShell and with Patch Management Systems
  • Knowledge of the operating characteristics of various operating systems
  • Plan, manage, and provide guidance pertaining to IT Security to include all phases of computer security

Keywords: SecOps Engineer, PowerShell, Patch Management Systems, Windows/Linux servers, troubleshooting, security

Job ID: 331604

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 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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