Security Engineer

Location: Leesburg, VA
Date Posted: 11-21-2017
ClearFocus Technologies, a fast-growing cybersecurity services company is looking an experienced part time Security Engineer to install and configure Tenable SecurityCenter to help our clients manage vulnerabilities and/or comply with the NIST Risk Management Framework. Must be able to install and configure Tenable SecurityCenter which includes Nessus, the Passive Vulnerability Scanner (PVS), Log Correlations Engine (LCE) and work with our clients to deploy the Tenable Agent.  Also, tune Security Center to meet our client’s needs and configure SecurityCenter reports, scorecards and dashboards. 
Responsibilities will include the following:
  • Installing and configuring Tenable SecurityCenter and deploying the Tenable Agent
  • Performing host discovery scans, basic network vulnerability scans, credentialed scans of Windows targets, and compliance scans.
  • Performing malicious process detection, advanced analysis and reporting of scan results, integrating with patch management solutions.
  • Creating customized audits to deliver relevant, accurate information.
  • Performing scans to verify patching status. 
  • Configuring reports, dashboards and score cards
  • Consulting with our clients regarding discovered vulnerabilities and recommending remediation actions.
  • Providing follow up consultation as needed.
Primary Skills Required:
  • Experience executing and evaluating scans using Tenable Security Center.
  • Experience testing and scanning at an Enterprise level.
  • Systems security engineering experience providing system and network security engineering support, system and network architecture, IT, communications, and/or Network communications support, such as: Network administration, system administration, programming, applications support, computer operations, customer support and equipment support.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.  Must have a consultative persona.
  • Ability to work independently
Preferred Qualifications:
  • CISSP certification
  • CISSP-ISSEP certification
  • Security+ certification preferred
  • Tenable Certified Nessus Auditor (TCNA) certification
  • Tenable Certified Nessus User (TCNU) certification
  • Tenable Certified PVS Auditor (TCPA) certification
  • Tenable Certified Security Engineer (TCSE) certification
  • Tenable Certified Log Manager (TCLM) certification
  • Experience proactively providing system security support in accordance with NIST 800 series
  • Experience identifying alternatives for meeting controls and developing POAMs
Education Requirements:
  • Minimum 7 years Security Engineering experience.
  • Minimum 2 years installing and configuring Tenable SecurityCenter.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Information Security System Engineering, or related discipline preferred
Work Authorization:
  • US Citizen
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