ForeScout Engineer in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 8/3/2018

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    McLean, VA
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Job Description

Job Number: R0034423

ForeScout Engineer

Key Role:

Work with an expert team focused on implementing and operating next generation security solutions for government and commercial clients. Perform hands-on evaluation, implementation, and operation of leading security Cyber defense tools and technologies, apply in-depth defense strategies to large and complex networks to rapidly identify vulnerabilities and threats, prioritize response actions, and develop effective countermeasures. Apply thought leadership in a highly collaborative and innovative work environment to solve complex security challenges.

Basic Qualifications:

-1+ year of experience with IT in a professional work environment

-Experience with performing systems administration in Windows, Linux, or VMware environments, including performing basic troubleshooting and installation or configuration, monitoring system performance or availability, and performing security upgrades

-Ability to travel up to 50% of the time within CONUS

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-1+ years of experience with Linux administration, including Debian and RedHat distribution variants or derivatives

-Experience with deployment or daily maintenance of ForeScout CounterACT appliances

-Experience with performing hardware network management using network operational tools

-Experience with network engineering, including physical or logical, such as installation and activation of ports, configuration of switches, and LANS, VLANS and network FW or appliances or network administration services, such as Active Directory, Guests LANS, and domain management

-Knowledge of federal information security policies, standards, procedures, directives, frameworks, federal security authorizations, assessment, and risk management processes for enterprise systems

-Ability to install and deploy ForeScout in a customer environment

-Ability to integrate Cybersecurity data using enterprise or custom tools data aggregation and analysis tools, including Splunk
-Ability to provide support in a Tier II IT operations and maintenance role, including ticket work information updates, issue responses, and remediation

-Active Secret clearance
-ForeScout Certification, including FSCA or FSCE preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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