Senior Security Engineer in West McLean, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/23/2019

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Job Description

Are you a highly skilled Security Engineer with an excellent background in systems and networking? Are you interested in leveraging your skills with a key government integrator? If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in McLean!

Due to federal security contract requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen with the ability to pass a criminal background check.

Responsibilities of the Senior Security Engineer:

  • Deploy, maintain, and troubleshoot security solutions
  • Analyze security event logs, track changes to security systems
  • Maintain knowledge of security concepts and technologies
  • Ensure project deliverables are produced according to schedule

Requirements of the Senior Security Engineer:

  • At least 8 years of IT administration and engineering experience
  • At least 5 years of experience with IP networking and security
  • Solid background in network security and strong Linux/Unix skills
  • Strong TCP/IP networking skills, including application protocols
  • Hands-on experience with switches, routers, and related devices
  • Strong knowledge of security solutions and product lines
  • Flexibility to work after-hours work as required
  • Ability to work well in a diverse team
  • Customer service orientation
  • Effective communication skills

Keywords: Senior Security Engineer, Cyber Security, Information Assurance, Networking, TCP/IP

Job ID: 331277

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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