CMS SOC Tier 2/3 Engineer in Raleigh, NC at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 9/6/2018

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Job #:  881793

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Job Description: Security Change Engineer
The ideal candidate demonstrates an aptitude and appetite for learning new technologies, evidenced by
the ability to expand upon core knowledge. This is a great opportunity for someone with patience and an
empathetic view of the customer to hone their skills and advance their career providing value to customers
while working with an industry leader in security technology.
Provide escalated support to the customer security infrastructure and solution. Provide systems/product
training. Acts as a focal point for large account network problem resolution. Acts as a technical expert. Provides
support on a world-wide basis.
Desired Technical Skills and Qualifications
• Excellent understanding of the TCP/IP protocol suite
• Working, demonstrated hands-on product and technology skills in several of the following areas
(more a plus):
• Cisco ASA Firewall family, preferably with 9.x version software
• Cisco Identity Services Engine and/or Cisco ACS or leading AAA/NAC technology vendors
• Cisco Firepower NGIPS with Firesight, classic Cisco IPS a minimum
• Cisco Web Security Apliance or leading Web Proxy vendors
• Cisco Email Security Appliance or leading Email Security vendors
• Cisco Lancope Cyber Threat Defense Solution or other Netflow analysis tools
• Palo Alto, Watchguard, Sonic Wall and other firewall platforms
• Cisco Advanced Malware Protection with ThreatGRID or other advanced malware protection
• Working understanding of integrated security features supported by Cisco IOS/-XE Router and
Switch platforms
• Working understanding of Cisco Site-to-Site and Remote Access VPN Technology flavors
• Experience with troubleshooting and investigating device and networking issues methodologies
• Experience with trend analysis based on security baselines
• Ability to analyze, use and configure small to medium networks
Desired Experience and Certifications
• BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Software Engineering or
• 2-5 years of IT Security Engineering or NOC/SOC environment type experience
• CCNP Security certification
• Experience and/or certifications on established IT frameworks, including ISO/IEC 27001, COBIT, ITIL
a plus
Additional Skills
Job Description: Security Change Engineer
• Passion for cybersecurity and staying up-to-date with bleeding-edge products, technologies and
• Ability to work with little or no instruction on routine work and on new assignments.
• Ability to analyze, use and configure small to medium networks. Proven crisis management skills.
• Typically interfaces with security analysts, other Cisco BUs, marketing, development and customer
networking engineers. Impact is major.
• Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis requires evaluation of identifiable factors.
• Applies known solutions to solve problems.
• Willingness to learn new security technologies, products, incident analysis and response approaches
• Strong collaborative skills and openness to work in a diverse multinational team of security
• Ability to present complex technical problems in a clear and structured manner.
• Proven crisis management skills










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