Network Security Engineer in Spokane, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Spokane, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

VOLT’s client in Spokane, WA is looking for a Security Engineer. 

Job Description-

The Security Engineer will be responsible for evaluating, designing, and implementing security-focused technologies and services while working with other technical Engineers and project team members (Server, Client, Network, Communication, and Application) to create a secure environment. Will also perform security analysis of operational environments for threats and vulnerabilities to assess compliance to accepted industry, government, and company standards.  The Security Engineer will have a technical background in system and/or network administration or similar experience from IT consulting in addition to having a technical knowledge in security engineering principles.

Assignment Type- This is an estimated 12+ month Contingent/Temporary position in Spokane, WA 

Job Requirements- 

  • GSEC, CISSP, GCIH, CCNP, MCSE preferred.
  • Ability and proven track record of getting projects completed.
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of a minimum of 4 of the following areas:
    • Local area and Wide area networking,
    • Network protocols such as TCP/IP,
    • Network security systems such as IDS, IPS, Firewalls, Proxies, etc.
    • Computer Security principals and applicability
    • Linux OS distributions and Windows Server and workstation platforms
  • General knowledge of security infrastructure (IDS, firewall, VPN, SIEM, Proxy Servers, etc.), encryption technology and practical applications (digital certificates, PKI, VPN, IPSec, SSL, S/MIME, Kerberos, etc.)
  • Basic understanding of common security exploit techniques (XSS, SQL Injection, MITM).
  • Possess excellent research, analytical, problem-solving, and troubleshooting skills. Verbal and written communication skills required to collaborate and work effectively with both technical and non-technical staff to achieve security goals.
  • Prefer experience with SOX, NERC CIP, and regulated industries.
  • Ability and proven track record of getting projects completed.
  • Ability to foster effective security awareness to peers
  • Ability to identify objectives and achieve results with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to make efficient, correct decisions under pressure and thrive in a fast-paced environment with ongoing change and growth.
  • Applicant must be intellectual, passionate about technology, crave responsibility, lead/mentor when needed and be eager to apply knowledge to real business solutions.

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

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Our Recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements.  Please rest assured that if your resume matches what is reflected in this job posting, you should receive a phone call from a Volt Recruiter to discuss this position with you. Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.  We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions.  We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer