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Network Security Architect in Fort Meade, MD at ManTech

Date Posted: 6/7/2018

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Network Security Architect/Engineer

ManTech has a current job opportunity for a Network Security Architect/Engineer. The candidate will be a member of the Network Assurance Team on the DSIA GSM-O program. This position can be located in Ft. Meade, MD or Chambersburg, PA.

Job Description:

Perform network architecture reviews, and provide recommendations on network security strategy, and network instrumentation to support defensive cyber operations.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Conduct network security architecture reviews to determine the size, and placement of intrusion monitoring equipment during the customer onboarding process.

• Conduct interviews with customers to clarify, refine and propose optimal sensor placement to meet customer security requirements.

• Conduct periodic architectural reviews of installed sensors to assess effectiveness and propose optimal installation alternatives as required.

• Conduct periodic reviews of sensor metric reports to evaluate and prioritize sensors for review and assessment.

• Engage with customers and the DISA team of stakeholders to continually assess and verify sensor service issues.

• Function as the lead network security design and architecture subject matter expert in support of DISA Task Order 29.

• Conduct and deliver monthly status updates to customer.


Basic Qualifications

• DoD 8570 IAT Level 2 certification (Security+ce or CCNA-Security, or equivalent).

• Bachelor&s Degree with 8+ years of experience (experience may be used in lieu of a degree).

• Experience with designing and securing enterprise network environments (traditional and virtual).

• Experience with designing and securing internal and public/private cloud-based environments.

• In-depth understanding of network security best practices and methodologies.

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience w/ DoD and DISA Networks.

• IDS, IPS, Cisco FirePOWER, FireSIGHT, NGIPSv, NGFW, SPAN, and TAP Experience w/ Software Defined Networks.

• Experience w/ cloud security strategy.

• Experience w/ MPLS, VRF, technologies including VPC, VDC.

• CISSP Certification.

• CCNP Certification.

• CCNA/CCNP in Security, R&S, or Data Center.

Clearance: Top Secret with SCI eligibility (Mandatory)
Location: Ft. Meade, MD or Chambersburg, PA
POC: Please apply on-line and directly contact Mark Aschenbach, , (703) 488-2073

Job Requirements

Requires Bachelor's degree or equivalent, and seven to nine years of related experience.