Forcepoint is transforming cybersecurity by focusing on what matters most: understanding peoples intent as they interact with critical data and intellectual property wherever it resides. Our uncompromising systems enable companies to empower employees with unobstructed access to confidential data while protecting intellectual property and simplifying compliance. Based in Austin, Texas, Forcepoint supports more than 20,000 organizations worldwide. For more about Forcepoint, visitwww.Forcepoint.comand follow us on Twitter at @ForcepointSec.
Forcepoint is seeking a full-time professional services engineer to facilitate installation, configuration, integration, management and training of Forcepoints comprehensive suite cyber products. This individual must be highly motivated, have great interpersonal skills, and be a quick learner. The successful candidate will be offered specialized training to support our technologies and is expected to become proficient in all aspects of our software solution deployment.
Work location: Anacostia Virginia
Essential Functions Provide engineering, installation, configuration and integration of Forcepoint commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) cyber products Provide on site troubleshooting, and on-site support to customers including version upgrades. Provide on the job training to the customer as needed. Prepare technical documentation to include as-built design, requirements, and Standard Operating Procedures Provide technical briefings to customer leadership and Forcepoint corporate leadership as required
Education, Experience, and Skills 4+ years with demonstrated experience in cyber security to include practices/methodologies, associated technologies, application design and development and/or experience in an operational environment. Basic to Intermediate network administration knowledge (TCP/IP, firewalls, routers, etc.) Basic to Intermediate Linux/Unix administration knowledge Basic to Intermediate Windows administration knowledge Basic to Intermediate understanding of security design and architecture, Active Directory/LDAP, and computer virtualization Must be able to coordinate collaboratively with customers and across multiple internal departments Experience in troubleshooting and resolving installation and/or application errors Experience with supporting/addressing customer training objectives Must be able to work and collaborate remotely with management and team members Desired Experience: Security COTS product integration (e. g. firewall, web gateways, Data Loss Prevention) Prefer BS Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Security or equivalent work experience Must be a US Citizen in possession or ability to obtain a valid U.S. Passport Technical certifications preferred
Clearance Requirements Must have active TSSCI security clearance with CI polygraph
Associated topics: attack, identity access management, iam, information security, malicious, phish, protect, security, security engineer, security officer